Museum Calendar

 

Upcoming Events

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 to Tuesday, April 26, 2016
 
Aboriginal Heritage Festival Aboriginal Heritage Festival
Category Programmes
Start Date Thursday April 30, 2015
End Date Saturday May 02, 2015

"A Celebration of First Nations, Inuit and Metis Art and Culture"

 

April 30 - Aboriginal Heritage Festival - Secondary Student Education Day, 9:30 - 2:30 - MUST REGISTER,

               Workshops, opening and closing ceremonies, $5.00 per student

May 1 - Aboriginal Heritage Festival - Elementary Student Education Day, 9:30 - 2:30 - MUST REGISTER

              Workshops, opening and closing ceremonies, $ 5.00 per student

 

May 2 - Aboriginal Heritage Festival - Public Day - 1:00 - 5:00

             FEATURING: Guest Speakers, Artisans, Vendors' Marketplace, Music, Dance and Traditional Food

               $5.00 per person or $12.50 per family

 

 


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Canada at War: The Guelph Wellington Experience Canada at War: The Guelph Wellington Experience
Category Programmes
Start Date Thursday May 14, 2015
End Date Thursday May 14, 2015

Canada at War: The Guelph-Wellington Experience

Designed for grade 7-8 students, Wellington County Museum and Archives has partnered with Guelph Museums to present a day you won't forget!

Students have the opportunity to witness history come alive through a full day of military re-enactors, displays, and exhibits, each portraying a different time period or conflict, from Aboriginal Wars to current military missions overseas.  Space is limited, Bookings will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.  Half the day will be spent at the Wellington County Museum and Archives, the other half will be spent at the Guelph Armoury and John McCrae House.

Cost: $8.00 per student, REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR SCHOOL GROUPS

 

The public is welcome to attend.


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Sourdough Bread Baking - Old Fashioned Skills for Modern Self-Reliance Sourdough Bread Baking - Old Fashioned Skills for Modern Self-Reliance
Category Workshops
Start Date Saturday May 16, 2015
End Date Saturday May 16, 2015

Join Richard Preiss as we learn the traditional art of bread baking.  Learn how to make sourdough bread, and starter from scratch.  Each participant will take home a sourdough starter culture, recipes and a fresh loaf of sourdough bread.

Time: 10:00am - 2:00 pm

Register Early!

 

To register, visit www.mingaskillbuilding.ca or call the museum at 519.846.0916 x 5221

 

Other dates in the series:

April 11 - The Art of Butchery - 10:00am - 2:00pm, cost: $200.00 (will take home 20 - 25lbs of local organic pork)

June 14 - Fermenting: Sauerkraut and Kimchee - 10:00am - 2:00 pm, cost $55.00


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Fermenting: Sauerkraut and Kimchee - Old Fashioned Skills for Modern Self-Reliance Fermenting: Sauerkraut and Kimchee - Old Fashioned Skills for Modern Self-Reliance
Category Workshops
Start Date Sunday June 14, 2015
End Date Sunday June 14, 2015

Join Val Andrews as we learn the healthy and ancient art of fermentation.  Learn about the history of fermentation and learn how to do it yourself by making sauerkraut and kimchee.  Participants will receive experience, a finished product, fermentation recipes, and a sample of other ferments

Time: 10:00am - 2:00 pm

Cost: $55.00

 

Register Early!

 

to Register, visit www.mingaskillbuilding.ca or call the museum at 519.846.0916, x 5221

 

Other dates in the series:

April 11 - The Art of Butchery, 10:00am - 2:00 pm, cost is $200.00 ( includes 20 - 25lbs. of local organic pork)

May 16 - Sourdough Bread Baking, 10:00am - 2:00 pm, cost is $60.00


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Doors Open Fergus-Elora Doors Open Fergus-Elora
Category Programmes
Start Date Saturday June 20, 2015
End Date Saturday June 20, 2015

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Antique and CLassic Car Show, 1:00 - 5:00 pm Antique and CLassic Car Show, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Category Events
Start Date Sunday August 23, 2015
End Date Sunday August 23, 2015

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Harvest Home Festival Harvest Home Festival
Category Events
Start Date Sunday September 27, 2015
End Date Sunday September 27, 2015

A celebration of the rural heritage of Wellington County!

The sights, sounds, and flavours of the harvest.


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Halloween Family Activity Day, 1:00 - 5:00 pm Halloween Family Activity Day, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Category Programmes
Start Date Sunday October 18, 2015
End Date Sunday October 18, 2015

Join us for an afternoon of family fun and games....all about Halloween!

Games, crafts, entertainment and activities

Wear your costumes if you wish!

$5.00 per person or $12.50 per family


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Christmas Festival, 1:00 - 5:00 pm Christmas Festival, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Category Events
Start Date Sunday December 13, 2015
End Date Sunday December 13, 2015

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Artist's Walk and Talk with Sylvia Galbraith Artist's Walk and Talk with Sylvia Galbraith
Category Featured Exhibits
Start Date Sunday May 03, 2015
End Date Sunday May 03, 2015

Join photographer Sylvia Galbraith on a tour of her exhibition Main Street and Memories

Sunday, May 3 at 2:00 pm, admission by donation

 


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