I missed the weather, as it passed to the south of me. I wound up riding into some pretty strong headwinds, but stayed dry.
spring is finally arriving – the crocii are in bloom along the bow river valley.
cattail reeds along the creek near our house, now long-frozen into the ice and blanketed with snow.
Evan and I headed downtown to take in the exhibits at the Calgary Science Centre (I still can’t call it the Telus World of Science). The exhibits were a bit static, with nothing for kids to actually _do_, aside from a couple of touch screen demos. We had some really good discussions about Darwin and Einstein, but I don’t think he really got anything out of the exhibits because they were all look and no real touch.
then we took a cold train/bus ride home. this whole no-driving thing is getting kind of stale.
we installed a new subfloor in a kitchen this afternoon, before hanging a set of new cupboards. it’s going to look fantastic when it’s all done. then, I went home to my old, cheap kitchen…
I had a meeting with a prof and grad student, and took the stairs up the education tower to avoid the horde in the elevators. These old stairways feel like climbing backward in time…