Tim Hus at the Bergen Market – July 31!

This Saturday, Tim Hus – Canadian Country superstar – will be performing live at the Bergen Market from 10 AM to 12:30 PM! The market is open as usual until 1 PM.

If you don’t know Tim’s honest, sincere, and unique brand of musical Canadian storytelling, check out this trailer.

Come on down for some fabulous Canadian Country and Cowboy songs!

Bergen Farmers’ Market Opens Saturday, June 26!!

Come on by the Bergen Hall between 10 am and 1 pm to visit your favorite vendors and some new ones, too!

Here’s a link to the Market website.

Please continue to practice AHS guidelines and physical distancing, until lifting of restrictions is confirmed (as projected for July 1). Please respect the needs of others if they continue to practice safety precautions beyond the government guidelines.

Pop-Up COVID Clinic June 2!

An AHS COVID immunization clinic is being held at the Sundre Community Health Centre for one day only, Wednesday, June 2 for those needing their first dose of vaccine. It runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – by appointment only. Please schedule your appointment online at ahs.ca/COVID or call Health Link at 811. Albertans born in 2009 or before are eligible. Widespread immunization will help all Albertans return to a more normal way of life, sooner. 

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Springbank Trio Online Concert: Friday 30 April 2021

The Springbank Trio, consisting of violinist Laurie Syer, pianist Jamie Syer and cellist Tom Mirhady, will be giving a performance from 7:00 – 8:00 PM (MDT) Friday 30 April 2021.

This concert is presented by Calgary Unitarians and consists of “light classical” music by Frank Bridge, William Bolcom, Eugène Ysaÿe, Wolfgang Mozart, and more.

Tickets are available here at a sliding scale of prices. Upon purchasing a ticket, you’ll receive a link to the YouTube event. You can view a trailer here.

Flood Hazard Area: Virtual Open House – Monday April 19, 2021

Mountain View County will be hosting a discussion of zoning and subdivision policies and development regulations. Their presentation is at 6 PM with Q&A to follow.

Register to attend by 5 PM (1 hour before the presentation).

View details of the proposed changes.

For more information please contact:

Margaretha Bloem | Director of Planning and Development Services 
403-335-3311 ext. 166 | mbloem@mvcounty.com

Concert for Olwyn & Ron Gale

The Bergen Institute

Some of Bergen’s most well-known musicians and poets are preparing an unforgettable evening of entertainment in aid of Olwyn and Ron Gale, who recently lost their home in a fire.

We’re delighted to announce that country music star Tim Hus will be among the performers, who will also include Melony GibbsGerald IngeveldRob HollandLaurie & Jamie SyerBryn ThiessenHarold WebberPat Gibbs, and Sally Banks. The inimitable Marilyn Halvorson will MC, as she has done so many times at the Bergen Hall.

Tickets are available now for this unique event, to be broadcast online for only three days, March 26-28. During that time, you can watch all or part of it as often as you like.

Tickets are $10 per household. To further support the Gales, we suggest you purchase tickets for all those at your place who will be watching the concert.

Updated Bergen News Website!

Hello Bergen!

Welcome to the updated website for The Bergen News.

We aim to provide a hub for all that’s going on in Bergen — like our monthly newspaper The Bergen News, but more current. Find out what’s happening now and what’s planned for the future, by checking out the weather report and the events calendar. Read about past events in the archives of The Bergen News. Link to the Bergen Farmers’ Market, the Bergen Community Association, and Bergen businesses.

Do you have something you want people to know about Bergen? To submit content for this website, please contact Website Editor Shari Peyerl.