Famed singer-songwriters Quartette perform A Quartette Christmas Friday, December 18 GUELPH, ON December 4, 2015 – Four of Ca… Continue reading Sweet sounds of the holiday season at River Run Centre
Free family-friendly event to kick off the holiday season Guelph, Ont., November 30, 2015 – To celebrate the start of the ho… Continue reading Winter Lights and Music in Market Square
Guitar virtuoso Jesse Cook performs on Main Stage Friday, December 11 GUELPH, ON November 27, 2015 – After two decades travel… Continue reading Global sounds come together at River Run Centre
Beloved performer invites fans to submit stories and requests GUELPH, ON November 20, 2015 – One of Canada’s most beloved and… Continue reading Colm Wilkinson brings sounds of the season to River Run Centre
Multi-talented entertainer performs in Co-operators Hall Friday, November 20 Guelph, Ontario November 4, 2015 – Award-winning… Continue reading Amy Sky set to inspire at River Run Centre
Guelph, ON, November 2, 2015 – On Saturday, November 7, artist Greg Denton will wrap up his residency with a public talk abou… Continue reading Greg Denton wraps up residency with ‘Artist Talk’
Famed Canadian comedian brings 2015 tour to Guelph Sunday, November 15 GUELPH, ON November 2, 2015 – With his keen eye for sa… Continue reading Ron James set to put ‘Pedal to the Metal’ at River Run Centre
Award-winning children’s entertainers perform at River Run Centre November 8 October 26, 2015 – With a brand new full-length… Continue reading Family-friendly fun with Splash ‘N Boots
Goldilocks performed November 7 as part of Wooly Kinderconcerts October 23, 2015 – Get to know members of the Guelph Symphony… Continue reading Introducing kids to sounds of the symphony
Canadian icon Jimmy Rankin performs on Main Stage November 6 GUELPH, ON October 22, 2015 – Throughout a quarter century makin… Continue reading A whole lot of country at River Run Centre
River Run Centre will host Canadian music royalty when the nation’s Queen of R&B and King of Soul take the stage for a not-to-be-missed double bill performance.
Canadians have long valued their responsibility to never forget the atrocities of the Holocaust.
Collective bargaining will start this month between the City and two of its union groups.
Council’s bargaining mandate directs staff to negotiate contracts that are fair to our employees—whose work we value every day, reasonable and affordable for our taxpayers, and within the City’s capacity to pay.
After months of public engagement and creative development, the Guelph Public Library today unveiled its new brand including a logo, tagline and colour palette.
The Guelph band will celebrate 25 years with a performance at River Run Centre’s Co-operators Hall on Friday, October 16, at 8 p.m.
Howie Mandel will bring his unique brand of comedy to Guelph’s River Run Centre on Thursday, October 8, at 8 p.m.
September 11, 2015 Guelph ON – Everyone is invited to experience The Whole Shebang Guelph on Saturday, September 26, 2016 at… Continue reading The Whole Shebang Guelph presents one-of-a-kind grand finale
100 Years of In Flanders Fields story map Guelph, ON, September 10, 2015 – History goes high-tech with the launch of 100 Year… Continue reading 100 Years of In Flanders Fields Map Journal tells century-old story in new way
City’s Farmers’ Market to host free outdoor art-making activities Guelph, ON, August 10, 2015 – Starting Saturday, August 15,… Continue reading “Idea Garden” planned for RBC Market Mornings
Wilson Street pop-up new addition to annual festivities Guelph, ON, July 23, 2015 – On August 1, the City will host its annua… Continue reading City hosts John Galt Day celebration August 1
A new play about John McCrae and the writing of In Flanders Fields is set to open in the backyard of McCrae House on Thursday… Continue reading Play about John McCrae to open at McCrae House
Bronze sculpture represents major addition to City’s public art collection Guelph, ON, June 25, 2015 – Today, the City of Gue… Continue reading John McCrae statue unveiled in Guelph
The all-girl rock band 5 Live Rock will play a free concert this Friday, June 26, on the patio at the Guelph Civic Museum, atop the recently landscaped hill, and nearby the new John McCrae statue. The concert is part of Guelph Museums’ Fourth Fridays series.
On Thursday, June 25, the City of Guelph and The Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery will unveil and dedicate a bronze statue of John McCrae—commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Guelph native’s famous war poem, In Flanders Fields.
Guelph, ON, June 15, 2015 – On Sunday, June 21, the City of Guelph will host Guelph’s National Aboriginal Day celebration in… Continue reading City celebrating National Aboriginal Day on June 21
Public invited to ‘Sit in Remembrance’ as part of a large-scale portrait project Guelph, ON, June 9, 2015 – Guelph artist Gre… Continue reading Greg Denton named City of Guelph 2015 Artist in Residence
The artists of Remembering In Flanders Fields: A Juried Art Show will be at the Guelph Civic Museum to talk to talk to visitors about how John McCrae’s famous poem inspired their works. The talks are set to take place every Saturday from 2 to 4 pm, starting on June 6 and ending July 25, 2015.
On June 20, 2015, Guelph Museums is hosting a special father’s day event at the Guelph Civic Museum. Andre Belisle from JL’s Home Hardware will be on hand to teach fathers and their children how to a build their own birdhouse.
Tech B@r devices will be available to all library customers for use within the main library during regular hours.
Guelph, ON, May 29, 2015 – Guelph has been selected for DestinationNEXT, a global strategic tourism initiative to help grow l… Continue reading Guelph selected for global strategic tourism initiative
Free, family-friendly events and activities Guelph, ON, May 29, 2015 – The City of Guelph is pleased to announce its summer l… Continue reading Summertime fun in Guelph’s Market Square
Those interested in travelling to France and Belgium and learning about the life and times of Canadian soldier, doctor and poet John McCrae have until June 11, 2015 to sign up for the In the Footsteps of John McCrae Tour of France and Belgium
The Guelph Public Library needs your help to articulate a new brand that will capture and promote the essence and purpose of the Library: what the Library is and what it can be. This will be achieved through targeted key messaging, a brand “personality” and a new logo and tagline. Your input into this process is critical as this is your community library!
Guelph, ON May 20, 2015 – River Run Centre launched its 2015-2016 season of professional entertainment today at a public anno… Continue reading River Run announces season of “Performances that Pop”
On Friday, May 22, 2015 harpist Shannon Kingsbury will play a free concert at the Guelph Civic Museum as part of the museum’s Fourth Fridays concert series.
Back by popular demand, Guelph READS 2015 will take place on Wednesday, May 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library. The Friends of the Library present a star-studded panel who will attempt to convince you that their choice of literature should also be yours.
Children’s book author Janét Aizenstros will be a special guest at All about Mommy, a special mother’s day themed Tiny Tot event for children one to four years old and their caregivers at Guelph Civic Museum, Thursday, May 7 from 9:30 to 11:00 am.
Guelph Museums is celebrating Mother’s Day by hosting an afternoon tea and talk with Amy Taylor on Sunday, May 10 at the Guelph Civic Museum.
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of In Flanders Fields, the Guelph Public Library is proud to release a new research tool at www.GuelphPL.ca starting Monday, April 27, 2015.
GUELPH, ON, April 27, 2015 – The Honourable William Winegard will read “In Flanders Fields” at tonight’s meeting of Guelph C… Continue reading Guelph celebrates In Flanders Fields through Mayor’s Poetry City Challenge
Guelph-Wellington Local Immigration Partnership hosts two screenings April 29 Guelph, ON, April 27, 2015 – On National Canadi… Continue reading Celebrating National Canadian Film Day in Guelph
Mentorship program for students culminates in two performances April 24, 2015, Guelph, ON – Guelph’s talented youth perform t… Continue reading Talented Guelph youth in the spotlight at River Run
Guelph, ON, April 21, 2015 – The City of Guelph invites individuals, groups, and organizations to register their arts and cul… Continue reading Culture Days 2015 registration is open to applicants
On April 23, 2015 the City of Guelph is turning 188. To celebrate, Guelph Museums is hosting special behind-the-scenes tours of the Civic Museum and its permanent collection.
A travelling exhibition created by the Columbus Centre in Toronto that documents Italian Canadian experiences during the Second World War is coming to the Guelph Civic Museum. Ordinary Lives, Extraordinary Times: Italian Canadian Experiences During WWII will open on Friday, April 24, with a reception starting at 6.30 pm.
Guelph, ON, April 16, 2015 – A set of four original oil paintings by Ontario wilderness artist Thomas Kemp Kieffer has found… Continue reading Kieffer paintings find home at Guelph’s main public library
One hundred years ago, Guelph-born doctor, soldier, and poet John McCrae wrote a poem that touched the world, and inspired an enduring symbol of remembrance. In commemoration of the centenary of In Flanders Fields, Guelph Museums announces an ambitious slate of programs for 2015:
Guelph, ON, April 13, 2015 – Artists are invited to submit proposals to the City of Guelph’s 2015 Artist in Residence program… Continue reading City invites artists to apply for 2015 Artist in Residence program
Please join the City in thanking its volunteers during National Volunteer Week April 12-18, 2015 and throughout the year.