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

Doug Flaig & Helen Timmons,
     Social By Nature with wildlife photographer Ronan Donovan
Bob & Sue Benzen,
     The Search for Life Beyond Earth with astrobiologist Kevin Hand
Michel Bourque & Bryan Clarke,
     Wild Seas, Secret Shores with photographer Thomas Peschak
Ken Havard & Rosalind Reid,
     Adventures Among Orangutans with photographer Tim Laman & anthropologist Cheryl Knott

Maureen Armitage & Shane Matthews
Simon & Susan Barker
Cabra Consulting Ltd.
Holly Clark & Jon Handforth
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
Shone Thistle & Heather Shaw
Joyce Warren & Vanessa Arrate

Associate Explorers
Anonymous (x2)
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
Holly Schile & David Nielsen
Gary & Roxanne Steen
Don Surphlis & Peggy Smigarowski
Kevin Treptau & Tracy Brenner
Lindsay Wiebe
Tharrie & Johann Zietsman

Sharon Baker
Adriana Bernal
Sharon Dalton
Tom Dance
Gerry & Barbara Darichuk
Joanne Doust
Steven Eady
Nancy Eckhart
Lori Egger & Stephen Laut
Laura Ell
Emily Eng
Rosemary Finch
Michael Fitzpatrick & Carla Daum
Joanne Fraser
David Hall
Thomas Harding
Lois Hinz
Julie Larsen
Mary Lessard
Gidgette MacCrimmon
Gary McMillan
Sarah Miller
Ann Rooney
David Sinasac
Sandra Virgo