Thank You

Arts Commons expresses sincerest appreciation for all of our supporters and wishes to thank and highlight our many contributors whose generosity has provided vital resources for arts eduation and outreach programs. 

If you would like information on making a contribution to Arts Commons please contact Development at 403.294.7455 ext. 1468 or

Explorers Circle – Members of Explorers Circle help National Geographic Society to inspire people to care about the planet and Arts Commons to bring at-risk youth to attend the National Geographic Live student matinee series.

Engagement Sponsors

Bob & Sue Benzen,
   Pink Boots and a Machete with primatologist Mireya Mayor
Ken Havard,
  View From Above with NASA astronaut Terry Virts
Michel Bourque & Bryan Clarke,
  A Wild Life with photographer Bertie Gregory
Doug Flaig & Helen Timmons,
  Standing at the Water’s Edge with marine biologist and photographer Cristina Mittermeier


Maureen Armitage & Shane Matthews
Simon & Susan Barker
Cabra Consulting Ltd.
Antony, Kathleen & Alexander Deakin
David & Roxanne Dunlop
Jane Durango & Dr. Beverly Frizzell
Greg Epton & Greg Robertson
Lloyd & Riona Freeman
Jane Golubev & Igor Tesker 
Brian & Annette Hester
Janine LaBossiere
Jordan & Nyssa Moore
Devin & Shelley Spackman
Shone Thistle & Heather Shaw           
Joyce Warren & Vanessa Arrate 

Associate Members

Holly Clark & Jon Handforth
Steve & Jayne Clarke
Warren Coles & Nicole Liboiron-Coles
Patricia Dalk & Terry Burton

Paul English & Marion Woodman
Brenda Fick
Cathy Fulton & Jim Smellie 
Dr. Michael Massie
Michael Perkins & Elizabeth Atkinson
John & Phyllis Peters
Andrew & Sarah-Jane Petti
Linda Saunders
Holly Schile & David Nielsen
Gary & Roxanne Steen
Kevin Treptau & Tracy Brenner
Tharrie & Johann Zietsman