GARDEN NOTESApril 2015
How does our garden grow? Early and strong! Often rumoured to have the first signs of spring in Banff, the Luxton Home has a south facing garden that likes to show early.
2015 has proven to be the earliest blooming yet that we can remember. Green shoots started strong in early February, and by mid-March the scilla and hyacinth were budding/blooming.
Click here to see current photos throughout the growing season of 2015...
IN THE COMMUNITYApril 2015
Pause for Reflection: Early 2014 saw the passing of Ralphine Locke, a local with pioneering history and a strong woman of our times. The Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation has chosen to commemorate Ralphine with a rundle stone bench in the Luxton Garden. Read more...April 2014
Cultural Walking Tours: Banff has many distinctive, historical, and fascinating features that you can easily reach on foot starting anywhere in the downtown core. Whether you enjoy visiting cultural places, seeing historic homes, or taking a stroll to learn more about the bison. Click here to read more and to find maps...
EVENTS & UPDATES
January 2015 - We have a new board member!! Welcome Marjory Gibney to the Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation. Her background in library sciences has already proven to be a huge assistance at the home where we have over 5000 books!
SpringstART - select dates from April 10 to 27
Garden Party - August 9, 2015
Doors Open - August 9, 2015