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Easter Weekend Hours

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in Featured, News | Comments Off

Guelph Civic Museum Friday, April 18th – CLOSED Saturday, April 19th – OPEN -1:00 to 5:00 pm Sunday, April 20th – OPEN – 1:00 to 5:00 pm Monday, April 21st – CLOSEDMcCrae House Friday, April 18th – CLOSED Saturday, April 19th – CLOSED Sunday, April 20th – OPEN – 1:00 to 5:00 pm Monday, April 21st –...

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Better Planet Lecture scheduled for April 10 has been postponed.

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Media Bar, News | Comments Off

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the lecture by Dr. Maurice Nelischer set for this Thursday, April 10 at 7 p.m. has been postponed, and will be rescheduled at a later date. Better Planet Lecture Series Thursdays, April 10, 7 pm POSTPONED Admission by donation Experts from the University of Guelph explore themes related to the Better Planet Project:  environment, health, community, and food. April 10 Dr. Maurice Nelischer Gown in Town: How the Campus and Community Interact Tweet

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Better Planet Lecture Series at Guelph Civic Museum explores Gown in Town: How the Campus and Community Interact

Posted by on Mar 31, 2014 in News | Comments Off

  Guelph, ON, March 31, 2014:  From economic impact to volunteer engagement, Dr. Maurice Nelischer, Director for Sustainability at the University of Guelph, will speak to the close and beneficial relationship between the university and the city at Guelph Civic Museum Thursday, April 10 at 7 p.m. When universities were first developed in the middle ages they were an integral part of a city. They reflected its values and served to position the community as a national leader. In many ways, Guelph embodies this heritage, says Nelischer. His presentation will explore the historic and...

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Vimy Ridge Day Talk at Guelph Civic Museum with Michael Bechthold

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in News | Comments Off

  GUELPH, ON March 27, 2014: To commemorate the Battle of Vimy Ridge, Michael Bechthold will speak on Canada and Vimy Ridge – An Iconic Battle at Guelph Civic Museum Wednesday April 9 at 2 pm. Mike Bechthold is the managing editor of Canadian Military History and the Communications Director of the Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies. He teaches military history at Wilfrid Laurier University and has published many articles on the First and Second World Wars. He is the co-editor of a collection of essays on the Battle of Vimy Ridge entitled Vimy Ridge: A...

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Call for Artists – Wall of Art at Guelph Civic Museum: Childhood Reverie

Posted by on Mar 21, 2014 in News | Comments Off

Quarterly Juried Show at Guelph Civic Museum Deadline – Sunday, March 23rd 2014, 5pmAttention all artists! Guelph Civic Museum and Guelph Arts Council are pleased to announce the call for the next installment of the Wall of Art series. The Wall of Art is an exhibition series located on the main level of Guelph Civic Museum that is dedicated to showcasing original works by Guelph-based artists. All exhibitions are juried and temporary, changing each quarter. This is a great opportunity to have your work seen by hundreds of museum visitors. ELIGIBILITY This opportunity is open to all...

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Better Planet Lecture Series at Guelph Civic Museum features Dr. David Ma

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in News | Comments Off

Guelph, ON, February 3, 2014:  The Better Planet Lecture Series at Guelph Civic Museum continues Thursday, February 13, 7 pm with Dr. David Ma, Associate Professor, College of Biological Sciences, Human Health and Nutritional Sciences, discussing Omega-3 Acids and Breast Cancer Prevention. Dr. Ma researches how dietary fats influence health and disease throughout life, with an emphasis on the prevention of chronic disease. Upcoming Better Planet Lectures: March 13  Dr. Evan Fraser, Associate Professor; Canada Research Chair in Global Human Security, Population Growth, High Energy Prices,...

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