Alberta Science and Technology Week

OCTOBER 12 – 21, 2007
Alberta Science and
Technology Week



About Science and Technology Week

Alberta Science and Technology Week recognizes and embraces the achievements of Alberta’s science and technology communities, and promotes the role that science and technology play in contributing to the quality of life we enjoy in Alberta. Individuals and organizations across the province hold science and technology-related activities throughout the week. APEGGA is an official sponsor of Alberta’s 2007 Science and Technology Week.


Calendar of Events

Rock & Fossil Clinics

Bring your found rocks and fossils to the APEGGA Rock & Fossil Clinic, in celebration of Science and Technology Week. Professional geologists will be on hand to identify rocks and fossils brought in by the public. There will also be fun hands-on science activities for the entire family.

                        Saturday, October 20, 2007
                        10:00 am to 3:00 pm
                        Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre
                        902 – 7 Avenue

The Canmore Rock & Fossil Clinic is a free event.  Family activity workshops will also be held from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

                        Saturday, October 20, 2007
                        11:00 am to 4:00 pm
                        TELUS World of Science – Edmonton
                        11211 – 142 Street

The Rock & Fossil Clinic is free. Purchase a general admission pass and you can also attend an activity workshop and speaker presentation.

Alberta Innovation and Science

For other events happening around Alberta check out the official Science and Technology Week website at www.scitechweek.gov.ab.ca