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55 & Better: Historic Kitchener: Finding the Past in the Present

Posted on: December 20, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

What do you see when you walk through your neighbourhood or Downtown Kitchener? Do you wonder about that old mansion with the carriage house in the back? Do you notice the empty space where a building used to stand? Do you spot the historical plaque and wonder about the people named in its text? Join […]

Mac & Cheese Festival

Posted on: December 16, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Mac & Cheese Festival  Sweet dreams are made of cheese… Mac & Cheese Festival is back by popular demand! Indulge in some warm cheesy goodness paired with a cold CRAFT beer from local breweries. Doors open at 7:00pm on Friday, February 24th and tickets are $39.99, which includes a 4oz sample dish from each participating […]

Brunch & Brews 

Posted on: December 16, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Brunch & Brews  Brunch without brews is just a sad, late breakfast. But not on our watch!  Join us at Brunch & Brews for an early afternoon of savoury dishes, sweet treats, brews, games, and of course, prizes! Your ticket will include a sample of some of KW’s finest breakfast-lunch hybrids and a 4 oz beverage […]


Posted on: December 16, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Picklefest  Calling all pickle lovers! Picklefest is back for 2023!  Enjoy dill-icious pickle inspired dishes from local restaurants and cool as a cucumber brews from local Breweries at THEMUSEUM. Tickets are $39.99 and include one sample from each restaurant and brewery, a beer tasting glass, activities, games, exhibitions, and lots of fun! Event runs on […]

The Brush Off | 10th Edition

Posted on: December 1, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Artist Applications are currently closed. After a short hiatus, THEMUSEUM is proud to host Waterloo Region’s original and premiere live art making event, The Brush Off, again on Saturday, January 28, 2023, at 7:30pm. This will be our 10th edition of this event, so it is a milestone celebration! During this fundraising event, artists are […]

55 & Better: Christmas Cocktails!

Posted on: November 30, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

55 & Better: Christmas Cocktails! 55 & Better programming is back for FREE every Thursday until the end of Fall! Learn to make Christmas themed cocktails on December 22nd! Our mixologist will teach you to make four enticing mini cocktails that are sure to get you in the holiday spirit! This workshop and all others […]

55 & Better: Mason Jar Snow Globes

Posted on: November 21, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

55 & Better programming is back for FREE every Thursday until the end of Fall! Join THEMUSEUM to create a snow globe, just in time for the season! During this 55 & Better workshop, participants will use hot glue guns, winter themed decorations, water, glue and confetti to create their own snow globe! This workshop […]

Holiday Book Fair & Market (Free Admission)

Posted on: November 11, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

FREE ADMISSION TO THEMUSEUM!   The Ontario Book Fair & Markets are thrilled to be showcasing this first Holiday Book Fair and Market, with over 30 Authors and Small business vendors and Artisans. Meet and chat local authors, get signed books, discover new publishers and artists. This is the perfect opportunity to find your new […]

A Christmas Concert by KMSB

Posted on: November 10, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Join THEMUSEUM on December 4th for A Christmas Concert by the Kitchener Musical Society Band! The band will play a selection of seasonal music ranging from classic Christmas carols, to songs from your favorite holiday movies! The concert will have a 30 minute intermission giving you a chance to explore of THEMUSEUM’s exhibitions, including SPECTRUM […]

55 & Better: 3D Pen Ornaments

Posted on: October 24, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

55 & Better programming is back for FREE every Thursday until the end of Fall! In this workshop you will get the engaging opportunity to learn about 3D printing technology all while using our 3D pens to create your own holiday ornament!  This workshop and all others in THEMUSEUM’s 55 & Better series are made […]

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