Performances

Shrek Jr.

April 5, 2017-April 6, 2017

The story of Shrek Jr. begins with the fairy tale creatures being exiled from Duloc into Shrek's swamp. Read More

James Keelaghan

April 13, 2017

Called Canada’s finest singer-songwriter by one of the most respected and lauded music journalists of the last 50 years, James Keelaghan is an artist who has proven to be a man for all seasons. Read More

Oh What A Night

April 18, 2017

“Oh What A Night!” is an exciting fast paced musical tribute to the legendary Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons coming direct from Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world! Read More

The Naked Magicians

April 25, 2017

Starring the clever and seductive Mike Tyler and Christopher Wayne, two of Australia's most famous magicians, The Naked Magicians combine magic and muscles with riotous laughs that take magic to a whole new level. Read More

Concerto Showcase Gala 2017

May 6, 2017

The Medicine Hat Symphonic Society is pleased to present the 38th Annual Concerto Showcase. Enjoy a marvelous evening of classical music presented to you by some of Medicine Hat’s finest young musicians. Read More

An Evening with Frank Mills

May 16, 2017

Internationally known pianist Frank Mills shines his musical light once again as he returns to the stage in “An Evening with Frank Mills”. Read More

Exhibitions

School Art 2017

March 11, 2017-April 29, 2017

Experience the creativity, charm and talent of Medicine Hat and region’s students, from Kindergarten to Grade 12, in this year’s wonderful, all-new School Art exhibition. Read More

When We Were Young

March 11, 2017-April 29, 2017

“Memory defines who we are and shapes the way we act more closely than any other single aspect of our personhood,” says Steven Rose in The Making of Memory. “We know who we are, and who other people are in terms of memory.” Read More

Winged Tapestries

January 23, 2017 - May 14, 2017

The celebrated scientist Albert Einstein said, “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” Read More

Laura Vickerson

April 25, 2017

Calgary artist Laura Vickerson will be in residence at the Ewart Duggan House in April. During her residency, entitled “Constructed Histories”, she will combine research from the archives with historical and contemporary objects to create a new imagined history. Read More

Readers Theatre for Seniors

February 23, 2017-May 4, 2017

Readers Theatre for Seniors is back! Last Fall we read classic comedies. This time we will workshop a series of short one act plays and poetry for public performance. No experience necessary, just a willingness to participate and enjoy. Read More

Events & Programs

Harry Veiner: Larger than Life

March 18, 2017-June 9, 2017

Harry Veiner (1904-1991) was a local businessman and philanthropist, and Medicine Hat’s mayor from 1952 to 1966 and 1968 to 1974. Read More

Community Oral History Workshop

If you are interested in creating an oral history project in your community or for your family then this community workshop is for you! Read More

Archives Reference Services

Access the records and photos of many early industries, organizations, families and more from our area. Read More

The Moths of Medicine Hat, by Jan Scott

April 6, 2017

Join us in the Cutbanks room for a presentation by Jan Scott on the moths of Medicine Hat. Read More

2017 Summer Art Camps REGISTER NOW!

Register Now! Summer Art Camp 2017 will be held in the Esplanade Discovery Centre, utilizing the Art Gallery, Museum, Archives, and local environment for inspiration. There will be weekly field trips! Read More

2017 Spring Art Programs

Art classes draw from the current exhibitions in the Art Gallery. Two dimensional and three dimensional art projects are designed to give children the opportunity to explore a wide variety of ideas in a diversity of media. Read More

Laura Vickerson

April 25, 2017

Calgary artist Laura Vickerson will be in residence at the Ewart Duggan House in April. During her residency, entitled “Constructed Histories”, she will combine research from the archives with historical and contemporary objects to create a new imagined history. Read More

Readers Theatre for Seniors

February 23, 2017-May 4, 2017

Readers Theatre for Seniors is back! Last Fall we read classic comedies. This time we will workshop a series of short one act plays and poetry for public performance. No experience necessary, just a willingness to participate and enjoy. Read More