A new building for Calgary Citadel

It started, as a submission to THQ, in 1961 and ended up in the building of Glenmore Temple on Elbow Drive in 1969. I know they looked at several sites including land which partially houses Southcentre Mall, but land was felt to be too far out of city in those days. The move out of…

Stampede Saturday night

When the CSS travels they always involve the local songster brigade (or vocal group) in a couple of pieces.  Below is a wonderful group – quite large – which is the choir and CSS for a presentation of O Love on the Saturday evening program at Glenmore Temple. Again, only recorded on my Samsung phone…

The CSS in Calgary

Wendy took the Canadian Staff Songsters to Glenmore Temple in Calgary, AB for the Stampede weekend.  It was great to be “home” for a few days and to see good friends, be part of a revisit to a place that has such deep personal meaning for us and to share in the music of this…