News and Updates

Should YYC's Science Centre be refreshed?

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Spark spent four months asking the community what it needed from its science centre. We would like to understand how you would prioritize the need to refresh in the current context. 

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Summer camps have gone virtual! 
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Live from BODY WORLDS: ANIMAL INSIDE OUT

Wednesday, June 3 | 1:00 - 1:45 PM MST

Back by popular demand! Join Zack Anderson for a tour of ANIMAL INSIDE OUT featuring skeletons, muscles, organs and circulatory systems of some of the world’s most spectacular animals.

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Neurons firing daily

We’re a place for the curious. Whether you’re a young family, in your tweens and building new ideas, or an adult who is compelled to find the ‘why’ behind the science, TELUS Spark is for you. TELUS Spark is Calgary's Science Centre. Facilitators fuel curiosity. Exhibits and programs ignite a sense of wonder and excitement. Conferences and events act as a catalyst for innovation and new ideas.

TELUS Spark is a place for people of all ages and abilities to let go and embrace the desire to explore and discover science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Experience Telus Spark

The Dome Theatre

From the edges of the known universe to the far flung reaches of planet Earth, immerse yourself in a movie or a live planetarium show – a narrated story with a full Dome Theatre visual experience. See what’s on and purchase tickets online.

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Five ways to turn your home into a mini science centre

April 16, 2020 | Zack Anderson, Director of Youth Programs

Why do kids love learning at a science centre? Spark lets you in on tips that will inspire your kids at home!


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A message to Educators

March 27, 2020 | Zack Anderson, Director of Youth Programs

Spark recognizes the unfathomable changes for students, parents, and teachers during this time, and are eager to do our part to help out.


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Spark at Home Blasts Off!

March 23, 2020 | Jasmine Palardy - Director, Programs

We’re taking the science centre online, and everyone is invited.


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Live Knee Surgeries at Spark?!

February 18, 2020 | TELUS Spark

Zack Anderson lists his top 5 Education Programs offered at Spark! Teachers get 10% off field trips if you book and visit by the end of March, 2020!


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