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THEMUSEUM endeavors to bring Menstrual Equity to Waterloo Region

Posted on: April 10, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 On Wednesday, April 10th THEMUSEUM launched a petition with the purpose of having menstrual care products provided, without cost, in municipally owned buildings across the Cities and Region. This will benefit those in need or without access to menstrual necessities. This effort stems from FLOW | The Menstruation Exhibition, which is […]

A Bunch of Fools at THEMUSEUM

Posted on: April 1, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

We’re just a bunch of fools here at THEMUSEUM! We’re recapping some of our favourite prank releases over the years. April 1, 2019 – THEMUSEUM UNVEILS MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR DOWNTOWN VISION April 1, 2018 – MARIJUANA EXHIBITION KEEPS THEMUSEUM ROLLING April 1, 2016 – THEMUSEUM DONATES $2.7M TO COMMUNITY-TECH

THEMUSEUM UNVEILS MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR DOWNTOWN VISION

Posted on: April 1, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Monday 1 April 2019 Digging begins today beneath King Street to launch “TUNNELVISION,” THEMUSEUM’s grand, multi-million-dollar re-imagining of downtown Kitchener. TUNNELVISION calls for dozens, and eventually hundreds of pedestrian tunnels beneath downtown streets. Phase 1 will connect theatres, museums, concert halls, and art galleries, with Phase 2 connecting to restaurants, hotels, and the Region of […]

$143,500 OTF Grant Brings New Technology to THEMUSEUM

Posted on: March 13, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, Ontario On Tuesday, THEMUSEUM welcomed members of the public to a recognition and award ceremony celebrating new technology upgrades. The improvements were made possible thanks to the generous Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) funding. New technology upgrades included computers, lighting fixtures, and sound systems to improve the overall visitor experience and engagement. Laura Mae Lindo, MPP […]

Recognizing Technology Upgrades at THEMUSEUM

Posted on: March 11, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON  On Tuesday, March 12 at 10:30 a.m., MPP Laura Mae Lindo will be at THEMUSEUM as it recognizes technology enhancements throughout the building. The generous financial support provided by the Ontario Trillium Foundation allows for digital equipment upgrades. Improvements include classroom computers, projectors, and a new StarLab. As a result, the new technology helps THEMUSEUM to […]

Healthy Conversation, Period.

Posted on: March 7, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

THEMUSEUM’s New Exhibition Aims to Destigmatize the Menstruation Conversation Kitchener, ON Join THEMUSEUM in discovering, discussing, and destigmatizing the natural process of menstruation through dialogue, art and a healthy dose of reality.   What is FLOW? FLOW | The Menstruation Exhibition is a collection of artist work, cultural artifact, and personal narratives, that tackle the […]

BRAIN: The World Inside Your Head Receives Extended Run Date

Posted on: March 5, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Due to popular demand, BRAIN: The World Inside Your Head, has been extended past the initial end date. If you haven’t explored BRAIN at THEMUSEUM, now is your chance.          In recent times, BRAIN: The World Inside Your Head offered some of the most educational and interactive experiences to visitors. The exhibition allows visitors […]

Hello, Friends! An Evening & Book Signing with Jerry Howarth

Posted on: March 4, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Don’t Strike Out on This One, Meet the Voice of the Blue Jays Kitchener, Ontario  THEMUSEUM is offering you the opportunity to meet Jerry Howarth, the Voice of the Blue Jays and author of his new book, “Hello Friends! Stories from my Life and Blue Jays Baseball”. Jerry Howarth arrives at THEMUSEUM to share moments […]

THEMUSEUM’s FLOW | The Menstruation Exhibition Opening Night Event

Posted on: February 28, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Sponsored by Diva International Inc. with Supporting Sponsor Shoppers Drug Mart Kitchener, ON On March 6, 2019 at 6 p.m. members of the media are invited to THEMUSEUM’s opening night of FLOW | The Menstruation Exhibition. FLOW, curated by Virginia Eichhorn, features a variety of artistic media including installation, performance, dance, paint and embroidery. With […]

Awe, Inspire and Enlighten this Family Day at THEMUSEUM!

Posted on: February 5, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Half Price Admission and Extended Hours Kitchener, Ontario On Monday February 18th, from 9am-5pm, THEMUSEUM hosts its 7th Annual Family Day Hack Jam and you’re invited! With five levels of interactive exhibitions plus the Hack Jam, your family can spend the day tinkering and making, learning about science, digital technology, and interactive art. Explore BRAIN: […]

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