Poor House Spirit Walks 2016
Meet Several characters from the Poor House past
October 20, 21,27,28 at 7:00 and 8:00 pm
Space is limited, tickets MUST be purchased in advance. No tickets available at the door.
Admission per person is $8.00 + HST
Purchase tickets in person at the museum or call 519.846.0916 x 5221
Gallery Concert Series 2016-17
27th Season - Music, conversation and coffee in an intimate setting
"Enjoy a unique blend of personal music in an intimate setting where performer and audience together create the experience"
Sunday afternoons at 2:00 pm
Wellington County Museum and Archives
October 23, Grand River Brass, Celebrating Oktoberfest
November 13, Tannis Sprott, mezzo-soprano, Mark McDowell, piano, Copeland, Gershwin and traditional American music
November 27, Henry Janzen and Friends, Music for Strings in Diverse Combinations
January 15, Brad Moggach, piano, Greg Stroh, flute, Judy Douglas, horn, the Eclectic Trio
March 5, Paule Barslou, violin, Ken Gee, piano, With the 2nd violins of the GSO
March 26, Venturi Winds, England, France and the 20th Century
The Gallery concert Series is a volunteer organization. Plelase help support us and save $30.00 by taking an early subscription for $30.00, individual tickets available for $10.00 each
For more information contact Judith Douglas 519.824.9349
Poor House Cemetery Walks 2016
October 26, 7:00 and 8:00 pm
October 30, 2:00 and 3:00 pm
Meet by the Poor House Cemetery at the Trail parking lot for your tour!
Space is limited, tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets available at the site.
Purchase tickets in person at the Museum or call 519.846.0916 x 5221
Please join us and participating Royal Canadian Legion branches, Saturday, November 5 at 10:30 am, to commemorate the fallen from Wellington CountyFrom the First World War to Afghanistan, the Museum and Archives will display 475 memorial markers on the front lawn in tribute to the fallen from Wellington County.A reception will follow in the Nicholas Keith Room, with refreshments.Exhibit opening this day, War Horse and the Canadian Army Veterinary CorpsAt 1:00 pm - Presentation- Dr. Lisa Cox, Curator of the C.A.V. Barker Museum of Canadian Veterinary History will present her talk Remembering the Canadian War Horse, 1914-1918.
Terry Copp, Professor Emeritus (History) at Wilfrid Laurier University – The Somme 1916: Beaumont-Hamel and Courcelette
ADMISSION BY DONATION
Terry Copp, Professor Emeritus (History) at Wilfrid Laurier University – Vimy Ridge: War and Memory
Lisa Cox, Curator, C.A.V. Barker Museum at OVC, Guelph – Remembering the Canadian War Horse, 1914-1918
Place a TRIBUTE CANDLE on the front lawn of the Museum and Archives for each of the Fallen from Wellington County.
Details coming soon!
Join us for drop-in activities, 1 - 4 all week!
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