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Our gift shop is now Red Wagon Gifts!
News Posted On Oct 21, 2020

Our gift shop is now Red Wagon Gifts!

 Shop for museum souvenirs, All That Buzz Honey, and Arts n' Crafts Guild creations on our newly-renovated gift shop page! Browse our extensive catalogues and place your orders all in one place. We are currently offering in-store pickup only....

From Millet to the World
News Posted On Oct 21, 2020

From Millet to the World

 Did you miss this summer's first virtual exhibit? From Millet to the World profiles the incredible achievements of our staff and volunteers across 35 years, both while working at the museum and long after they leave. You can find this and all of…

Celebrating Millet in Bloom!
News Posted On Oct 21, 2020

Celebrating Millet in Bloom!

 2020 marks 25 years of Millet in Bloom! We're celebrating this milestone with all-new exhibits and videos sharing our past achievements and celebrating this year's continued excellence. Millet was awarded the Best Blooming Community Award at this…

Painting Alberta
News Posted On Oct 21, 2020

Painting Alberta

 Thank you to Sabine Lecorre-Moore for painting a beautiful picture of our Cenotaph! You can see this painting and many more of her works celebrating the landscapes of Alberta at Painting Alberta on Facebook....

Check in with History!
News Posted On Oct 21, 2020

Check in with History!

Thousands of Alberta's heritage sites, attractions, and points of interest are waiting for you! History Check offers an easy-to-use, map-based interface for finding information on heritage and tourism sites in your area and across the province. Download…

NEW Program for Pre-Schoolers
News Posted On Sep 14, 2020

NEW Program for Pre-Schoolers

The Millet Museum is excited to announce its NEW weekly program for pre-schoolers. Each week, we’ll send home a kit with activities designed to teach letters, numbers, shapes, colours, and emotional skills. We’ll also host a weekly virtual…

Canada Day 2020
News Posted On Jun 26, 2020

Canada Day 2020

We are excited to announce our free children’s Canada Day activity bags, sponsored by the Town of Millet Family & Community Support Services fund! The bags will be available for Town of Millet and County of Wetaskiwin residents and will have…

Oorlogskinderen (War Children) Documentary Now Available
News Posted On Jun 25, 2020

Oorlogskinderen (War Children) Documentary Now Available

 In 2019 and early 2020, staff at the Millet & District Museum helped conduct research for Oorlogskinderen (War Children), a Dutch documentary about four so-called 'war children', born in the Netherlands just after the country's liberation in…

Congratulations!
News Posted On Jul 31, 2019

Congratulations!

 Congratulations to the 2019 Millet in Bloom Winners! 1st Overall - Mike and Tera Ainsworth Front Yard - Mary Hegge Backyard - Craig Rudolph and Chanda Bobinski Backyard Honourable Mention - Luke and Alyse Kwantes Mobile Residence - Lawrence and…

Canada Fact or Fiction
News Posted On Jul 03, 2019

Canada Fact or Fiction

This past Monday was the 152nd birthday of our country, so we were wondering, how much do you know about Canada?  Test your knowledge with this quiz on Canadian facts, are they true or false?  Click the link below to take the quiz from the…

Listen to Jean Scott
News Posted On May 17, 2019

Listen to Jean Scott

Listen... (Click here now to 'Listen' to an Interview with Jean Scott in preparation for the Book, "Preserving Our Heritage, 30 Years of the Millet & District Historical Society")   Millet and District Historical Society – Oral…

Anti-Bullying
News Posted On May 16, 2019

Anti-Bullying

Pink Shirt Day The last Wednesday of February is known as Anti-Bullying Day in Canada. It’s also known as “Pink Shirt Day”. Originally started as a protest in 2007 against a bullying incident at a Nova Scotia high school, on this day…

A recommended experience
News Posted On May 15, 2019

A recommended experience

The Millet Museum is excited to announce that our business is one of the 2012-2014 Edmonton's Countryside Recommended Experience. We provide exceptional business services to all of our visitors at professional quality. Read more here......

Wooden Car Rally
News Posted On May 15, 2019

Wooden Car Rally

As part of our summer programming, the Millet Museum will be holding a Wooden Car rally on the 24th of August, 2019, at the Agriplex. Cars are available at the Millet Museum for $15.00; trucks for $25.00. While supplies last. Only cars purchased from…

News Posted On May 10, 2019

Taking action against climate change

The Alberta Museums Association in partnership with the Coalition of Museums for Climate Justice and Shadow Light Productions, is excited to launch this new video series 'Taking Action Against Climate Change. These five videos are intended to raise awareness…

Millet in Bloom
News Posted On Jan 01, 2018

Millet in Bloom

Congratulations to the 2018 Millet in Bloom winners!...

Community Awards
News Posted On Nov 07, 2015

Community Awards

2015 Millet & District Lions Community Awards- November 7, 2015 Back: Tony Wadsworth (Coach of the Year Award on behalf of Erin Saunders), Tristan Camp (Youth Achievement Award), Mary and Jerome Kroening (Volunteers of the Year Award), Debbie Herman…

Millet's Pioneer Women
News Posted On May 01, 2014

Millet's Pioneer Women

The Millet Museum created the Millet's Pioneer Women exhibit to celebrate our own local women's contributions. As quoted by the CARMN project - "official" history all to frequently ignored the contribution of women. While the notion of the…

Stream of Dreams
News Posted On Oct 04, 2010

Stream of Dreams

Stream of Dreams Griffiths Scott Middle School October 2010 The Town of Millet and Millet in Bloom are proud to feature a wonderful water conservation project completed by 200 students of Griffiths-Scott Middle School, organized by teacher Annie Smith,…