Free Fourth Fridays Event –A yes to kNOw Skateboarding at Guelph Civic Museum

Guelph Civic Museum offers a ride on the wild side on Friday, May 24 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. as part of Fourth Fridays  in downtown Guelph.   Drop in to explore the popular exhibit kNOw Skateboarding: 60 Years of Skateboarding and Skateboard Culture. Enjoy demonstrations by Ward Skatepark’s Demo Team on a mobile skateboard park in the museum’s parking lot.  At 7:00 p.m. take in a talk about the evolution of skateboarding by author, publisher, activist and skateboarder Michael Brooke. Linger a while to enjoy some live music by local musicians.

“With the kNOw Skateboarding exhibition ending soon, this evening offers a great opportunity to celebrate the fascinating aspects of Guelph’s skateboarding culture.”Val Harrison, Guelph Museums Coordinator of Public Programs

kNOw Skateboarding ends Sunday, June 2. Guelph Civic Museum’s Fourth Friday hours are 5-9 pm.  Admission is free. Guelph Civic Museum is located at 52 Norfolk St.  For more information, call 519-836-1221 or visit guelph.ca/museum

Media contact

Val Harrison | Coordinator of Public Programs, Guelph Museums
Community and Social Services
519-836-1221 extension 2773
val.harrison@guelph.ca
guelph.ca/museum