Community Events at The Museum

GROWING UP IN A GREAT LAKES FAMILY

Chuck-Beaton-icon925Horace Beaton, born and raised in Tara Ontario, began as a deckhand on the Great Lakes ships when he was sixteen years old. His career with the Canada Steamship Lines spanned forty-four years.
Join us for a reading by Chuck Beaton.

MON FEB 13 2017

1 pm
Free admission, limited seating.

Presented by the Bruce County Genealogical Society

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EMBRACE AND EMPOWER YOU – February 25, 12 pm – 5 pm

EE YOU 2017 Poster PDF

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LIFE IN VICTORIAN LONDON

Victorian-London-icon925Whether rich or poor, most of our English ancestors spent time in “Ye Olde London Town”.
Join us for a look at Victorian London through images of the times.
All are welcome, free admission. Limited seating.

Presented by the Bruce County Genealogical Society

March 13
1 pm

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INTRODUCTION TO THE FAMILY HISTORY WORKSHOP

Sponsor Geneology logo SLIDER SIZEA free night to learn more about Genealogy! Local experts on researching family history will provide helpful information and resources to start of continue your quest for more resources.

April 4
7.00 pm

Free admission

Presented by the Bruce County Genealogical Society

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FAMILY HISTORY WORKSHOP

Sponsor Geneology logo SLIDER SIZEUnlock the mysteries of your family tree as we discover how to start your family history; where to find records – at home, in archives, at Family History Centres, and online; how to organize your material; how to get around roadblocks by thinking outside the box; how to preserve your family records and photos; how to publish your genealogy; and how to organize a family reunion.

April 11-May 23, Tuesday evenings
7.00 – 9.00 pm

Pre-register by April 5
Workshop registration $75, payable to ‘Bruce County Genealogical Society’

Presented by the Bruce County Genealogical Society

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SS Camera club event

SAUGEEN SHORES CAMERA CLUB presents
VISION BEYOND SEEING
a photographic journey with photographer Don Komarechka

Thurs April 20 2017
7.30 pm
Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre

VISION BEYOND SEEING is a photographic journey into the unseen world. An evening of inspiration, creativity, technical knowledge, psychology and understanding human perception. Think outside the box, understand how a camera fundamentally sees the world differently than our own eyes, step through a door of creativity, learn from a photographer whose imagery is known for pushing limits, and learn secrets and discover ways you can apply them to your own creative photography.

$10 per person, payable at the door
Cash bar
Door prize: A chance to win a copy of Don’s book “Sky Crystals: Unravelling the Mysteries of Snowflakes”