Programs / Events

A Medieval Day

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Delve into the daily life of medieval times. Living history enthusiasts present medieval activities, dress and artistry, as well as demonstrations of armored combat and fencing. Create a mini catapult or learn simply embroidery. Great for the whole family! April 22 10 am – 4 m Members free, General Admission applies

National Canadian Film Day 150

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National Canadian Film Day 150 is the largest one-day festival in the world … ever! It is a massive one-day coast-to-coast-to-coast celebration of Canadian cinema in honour of our nation’s sesquicentennial. Our selected film: TBA Free admission.

Eco Explorers

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Become an Eco Explorer and join us for different hands-on programs about the environment!  Children will have fun while they develop greater environmental awareness, learn more about ecosystems, and create a stewardship project for their neighbourhood. April 1 & May 6 2.00 – 4.00 Ages 7-12 Pre-registration and prepayment required. Both dates: Members $25, Public […]

Family History Workshop

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Unlock 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 […]

Celebrate Archives, History, and Genealogy

Celebrate your Bruce County Archives: an update on the Bruce County Historical Society’s Heritage Documentary Project (a video that will be created to premiere in 2017 to celebrate the county’s 150th anniversary). chat with local genealogists for great tips on your research project and enjoy a guided tour of the Bruce County Museum’s Research Room […]

Introduction to Family History

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A 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

Archives Awareness Week

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Do you know what an Archive is? Have you always wondered about a local or family history question? Come in to the Bruce County Museum & Cultural Centre’s Research Room. Admission to the Research Room is free all week and staff are happy to help you with your query. Free admission, regular fees apply for […]

Easter Eggs

Join us for some Easter-themed fun with egg decorating, scavenger hunts, and crafts! Ages 5-10 Pre-payment and preregistration required. Members $5, Public $8 Saturday April 8 1.30 – 3.00 pm

March Break Family Fun Days

March Break Family Fun Days

Family fun for everyone! Daily movies, crafts, and special guests fill the week with lots of hands-on activities! March 13 to March 18 Monday to Saturday - Craft and activity centre Monday - Jen O’Reilly Environmental Theatre Sports and Improv Tuesday - Stained Glass with Margiret Van Erp Wednesday - Ian Bell with Songs of Great Lakes Schooners Thursday […]

March Break KidZONE Day Camp

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Children are invited for a week of exploration, creativity and fun at the Museum! It’s a week of games, crafts, science experiments, time in the exhibits and fun outdoors. Register early to avoid disappointment! March 13-17, 8.30 am to 5 pm daily. Ages 5-12 Pre-registration and prepayment are required. Early drop-off and late pick-up available […]