Talks At Guelph Civic Museum
Tours at Two
Saturdays, 2 pmTake a guided tour through our permanent galleries.
September 6, November 1: Evolution of Downtown Guelph
September 13, November 8: Personalities —William Allan, Edward Johnson, George Sleeman, James Gay and Elinor Glynn
September 20, November 15: History Highlights
September 27, November 22: Doing Business in Guelph
October 4, November 29: Building Guelph
October 11, December 6: Guelph Personalities —Frederick Stone, Beverly Robson, Charles Coughlin, Sadie Fletcher, Sister Romana
October 18, December 13: From Convent to Museum
October 25, December 20: Building Guelph
Admission by donation
Offered in partnership with the Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies
Thursday November 20: Mike Bechthold, Trench Strafing, Tactical Bombing and Isolating the Battlefield: The Battle of Amiens and the Royal Air Force, August 1918
Fourth Friday of the month, 5 to 9 pm, Free
Start the weekend with free concerts!
November 28: Edward Szocinski
January 23: Fiona McCairley and Bob MacLean
February 27: Celebrating Black History Month with Guelph Black Heritage Society
First Thursday of each month, 9:30 to 11:30 am
$2 per person
Drop in for organized songs, crafts, and games for children one to four years old and their caregivers.
Paint a Saint Workshop with Debbie Thompson Wilson
Sunday, November 30, 10 am – 4:30 pm SOLD OUT
Saturday, March 14, 10 am - 4:30 pm
$50 per person +HST / Pre-Registration is required
You will “paint a saint” miniature (around 3 x 5″) based on a provided historical image using some of the same methods as medieval artists – including gilding with real gold leaf. We will be using watercolours as our medium – some watercolour experience is required. Please see registration link for details of supplies needed.
Activities at McCrae House
Remembrance Week with the Guelph Amateur Radio Club
Saturday, November 8 to Tuesday, November 11, 1 to 5 pm
Guelph Amateur Radio Club will be on site, contacting ham radio enthusiasts around the world, acknowledging Remembrance Day and exchanging thoughts on its significance.
Thank a Veteran
Sunday, November 9 – 1:30 to 3:30 pm
Members from the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 243 will be on hand to visit and exchange stories.
Remembrance Day Activities
Tuesday, November 11, 9 am to 5 pm
Admission by donation
9:00 am Remembrance service by Royal Canadian Legion, Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch 234
10:30 am Remembrance assembly by John McCrae Public School students