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Arlington Egg Cup

Arlington Egg Cup

Thursday, February 5th 2015

Posted in: MAG Collection

Arlington Egg Cup 1979.203.46 Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of Mrs. M. Gertrude Richards This porcelain egg cup is from the Arlington Hotel c. 1899. The Arlington Hotel was built by the owners of...

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Toy Train Engine

Toy Train Engine

Monday, November 24th 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

Toy Train Engine Acc: 1876.432 1a Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of Mrs. Catherine M. Lerouge This treasured toy belonged to three brothers, Camille, Robert and Pierre Lerouge. Using their first initials...

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The Tragedies of War

The Tragedies of War

Wednesday, November 5th 2014

Posted in: News & Announcements

On November 8th the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery will open two exhibitions that tell the incredible, personal stories resulting from the tragedies of war. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. Following the...

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Silver Memorial Cross

Silver Memorial Cross

Friday, October 31st 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

Silver Memorial Cross Acc: 2013.8.68a-c Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of Virginia Bordwell Private Kendal Miller was the son of Thomas and Alice Ellis Miller of Red Deer. He was killed in action on June...

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Popcorn Machine

Popcorn Machine

Wednesday, October 1st 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

Popcorn Machine, manufactured by Manley Inc. Acc: 1984.238 Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of Mr. Howard Mullen Howard Mullen was a progressive business man in Central Alberta. In 1959, Mullen opened the...

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Friends at RDC

Friends at RDC

Thursday, August 14th 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

The Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery is connected to our community in a variety of ways. We are especially proud of our long-standing relationship with the Visual Arts Department at Red Deer College. Two special ceramic exhibitions, with RDC...

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Raku-fired Bowl

Raku-fired Bowl

Monday, July 14th 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

Acc: 2005.63.1: Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of Marguerite & Eugene Watson Red Deer has always had a vibrant visual arts community. Part of the Museum’s mandate is to collect works of art that...

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Red Deer Advocate Doll

Red Deer Advocate Doll

Thursday, June 26th 2014

Posted in: MAG Collection

Acc #: 2010.7 Collection of the Red Deer & District Museum Society Gift of the Red Deer Advocate This doll was owned by Helen Anderson from Markerville, Alberta. Helen won her in a Red Deer Advocate subscription contest in about 1951. The...

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New Newsletter Launched!

New Newsletter Launched!

Monday, May 12th 2014

Posted in: News & Announcements

Our newest newsletter, MAGnet, is officially launched! It's been a little while since we last circulated our "Exhibitor" newsletter. So it is time to check out our new look for MAG news! More than just a calendar of events, the...

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Frogs‘n Snails‘n Puppy Dog Tails

Frogs‘n Snails‘n Puppy Dog Tails

Monday, March 31st 2014

Posted in: Art Instruction

Frogs‘n Snails‘n Puppy Dog Tails On Saturday, March 29th ,2014, families got creative and made personal paper soft sculptures that represented what makes them special (ie. hobbies, personality etc.) based on a list they...

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Soap Carving Fun on Saturday

Soap Carving Fun on Saturday

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013

Posted in: Art Instruction

On Saturday November 23rd families at MAGnificent Saturdays got creative turing bars of Ivory soap into Inuit inspired sculptures. Here are pictures of some of the results!

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MAGnificent Saturday Pictures

MAGnificent Saturday Pictures

Tuesday, November 19th 2013

Posted in: Art Instruction

Here are picutures from "Red Deer from the Clouds." This amazing landscape was made with carboard, sticky foam and markers!

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