Outreach Visits

Outreach Visits and Speaking Engagements

Looking for an interesting speaker for your group? Our knowledgeable staff love to get out in the community to tell stories of Wellington County's past. 

  • For seniors organizations, retirement and long-term care homes, church and community groups.
  • Our programmes are suitable for any group looking to get a glimpse at artifacts and photographs from our collection.
  • Programmes include a power point presentation and artifacts to examine while we share stories and memories
  • Visit lasts 1 hour
  • The cost is $50.00 per presentation

Available Outreach Topics

  • Wild Wellington Weather
  • Spring is Finally Here!
  • Summertime
  • Back to School
  • If These Walls Could Speak: The Wellington County Poorhouse
  • Games People Play
  • Who is Your Valentine?
  • Life on the Farm
  • Fabulous 50's and Sensational 60's
  • Hats, Handbags and Handkerchiefs
  • Wellington County at War

Or suggest a topic of your choice! We can build a presentation catered to you!

Book an Online Virtual Outreach Programme! 

We also offer outreach online! We can visit you anywhere in the world and allow for social distance at the same time!

Our virtual outreach presentations consist of pictures from the Museum collection, and a staff member streamed to you online to tell stories and to answer questions.  A great option for retirement homes, home schools, or anyone just looking for a little history fun in their lives!


TO BOOK AN OUTREACH PRESENTATION, please call Kyle Smith, Activity Programmer, Monday through Friday at 519.846.0916, ext. 5224 or email at kyles@wellington.ca

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