Programs / Events

Chapter 55….Recreation for Retirees

Join us for an exciting introduction to many of the fantastic activities that you can participate in as a retiree in Bruce County.  You are welcome to attend the full series or select only the workshops that are of interest to you.  Preregistration is required as space is limited. September 20          Let’s Have Fun in […]

School’s Out Movies

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When school is out, join us for a morning movie on the big screen in the Bruce Power Theatre. We provide the movie and popcorn! October 26 – E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial           November 23 – A Wrinkle in Time 10:30 a.m.   Members FREE    General Admission applies

Night at the Museum

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Kids ages 8-12 join us for an exclusive sleepover at the Museum and a night of Halloween themed fun. Kids will play, explore, experiment, and create during this memorable annual event. Costumes are encouraged!  PLUS meet special guest Doug Archer, a local author who will be doing a reading and book signing of his newest […]

After Hours Museum Mixer: Burlesque

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The After Hours Museum Mixer is unlike any other event in the area; experience the Museum at night with music, entertainment and a cash bar.  During this Burlesque themed adults-only evening, explore the Museum with drinks in hand, enjoy a Burlesque performance, take part in a mini burlesque workshop and try to beat the escape […]

Halloween Hoopla

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Calling all creepy crawly crafters, ghoulish gamers and pumpkin partiers! Come to the Museum for a morning of spooktacular Halloween fun and games!  This program is designed for children aged 5-10. Preregistration and prepayment required as space is limited for this program, register by calling 519-797-2080 or dropping into Visitor Services. Please complete this Children’s […]

Battlefield Model Painting Workshop

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Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a model and diorama maker for a Museum? Kids ages 10-13 can come learn how to paint their own models from an expert and help create a new diorama that will be unveiled at the Museum’s 100 year Anniversary of Armistice event. Preregistration and prepayment required […]

A Time to Remember – 100th Anniversary of Armistice

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Doors and Cash Bar open at 1:00 p.m. November 11, 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI and Armistice, which was meant to bring a lasting peace.  Mat Johnson will present a lecture on this important historical event.  Following a short intermission with light refreshments, join us for a concert of wartime […]

A Taste of Scotland: 7th Annual Event in our Spirit Tasting Series

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Join the team from The Dam Pub in Thornbury who will lead a paired Scotch tasting with Scotch from 5 of the 6 Scotch producing regions in Scotland! A mixed whiskey drink will welcome you to this cultural event which is sure to leave you with a greater knowledge and understanding of Scotch.   Purchase your […]

Visits with Santa

Visits with Santa

Come and visit with the jolly ol’ soul and whisper your Christmas wishes to him. Bring your camera to capture the moment! December 1, December 8, and December 15 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Members FREE     General Admission applies

Victorian Christmas Tea

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Share the warmth of the holidays over specialty teas provided by Loose Leaves and seasonal treats created by Harrigan’s 100 Mile Catering. Period-costumed volunteers will serve you as you enjoy time spent with friends and family watching Celtic Dancers from the Celtic Academy Canada perform to beautiful live music. December 6 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 […]