Alberta Gold Prospectors Association
Our 40th year, 1977 - 2017

Robin Rosborough
Interview on CBC
Want to help send a team from Western Canada
to the World Gold Panning Championships in Slovakia, 2018?
Click here for more information
Gold Panning:  Did You Know? Click here
World Gold Panning Championships
Hodruša-Hámre, ​ 
Article on Gold Panning on the North Saskatchewan River
All cheques to help support sending a Canadian Team to the World Gold Panning Championships should be sent to:  Secretary/Treasurer
                                  PO Box 78034
                                  383 Heritage Dr. S.E.
                                  Calgary, Alberta. T2H 2Y1
Quality Inn Red Deer
Events for 2017
May 5, 6, and 7         Calgary Rock and Gem Show
May 12, 13, and 14     Edmonton Gem and Mineral Show.    Shaw Conference Centre
                                                                                                 9797 Jasper Ave, Edmonton 
May 26, 27, and 28       Spring Breakout at Ft. Assiniboine
June 10 th                     River Day   
                 Sponsors:    Parkland County, Town of Devon and The River Valley Alliance
                                     Prospectors Point, Devon, Albera
June 9, 10, and 11        Lethbridge Rock and Gem Show
                                      Exhibition Park, Lethbridge, Alberta
August 5 - 13                  Camp Harmattan
                                        Teaching kids to gold pan          Volunteers needed
August 19 - 20                 Fort Assiniboine
                                        Interactive booth display.            Volunteers needed
Sept 8, 9, and 10             Corn Roast
                                        Gerry Vanderwell Memorial Park
Sept 8, 9, and 10             Corn Roast
                                        Gerry Vanderwell Memorial Park
October 20, 21, 22           Calgary Rock and Gem Show
                                         Volunteers needed to help
November 25                    AGPA Gold Dust Dinner.     Must purchase tickets in advance
                                          Olds, Alberta.    
February 24, 2018            AGM Meeting in Red Deer
                                          Clearview Community Hall
Local Events Happening in Alberta and Canada