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Spring Break at THEMUSEUM: Dino Storytime

Posted on: April 7, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for a live dino storytime at THEMUSEUM! Learn about dinosaurs and the people who study them. This event will be streamed live to our YouTube channel. Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Time: 11 am

Spring Break at THEMUSEUM: Mad Science – Mad Mixtures!

Posted on: March 26, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for an interactive introduction to the science of chemistry. You’ll learn about chemical safety and common hazard signs, and play a game to identify common laboratory equipment.  The concept of chemistry as ‘mixing things together’ will be explored in hands-on activities, when children pour, stir and mix their way to blowing up a […]

Canada’s New Golden Age of Dinosaur Discoveries with Palaeontologist David C. Evans

Posted on: March 24, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Our idea of dinosaurs is evolving. Over the last two decades, a boom in newly discovered dinosaur species has expanded what we thought we knew about the behaviours and evolution of dinosaurs. Join Dr. David Evans, the Senior Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology from the Royal Ontario Museum, for a presentation about it! Dr. Evans will […]

Spring Break at THEMUSEUM: Little Ray’s Nature Centre

Posted on: March 19, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Lizards, turtles, snakes, OH MY! Our friends at Little Ray’s Nature Centre will be showcasing some of their favourite scaly and squishy critters in this hour-long presentation on April 15. Don’t missssssss out! This event will be streamed live on our YouTube Channel. Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021 Time: 11 am

Spring Break at THEMUSEUM: Canadian Raptor Conservancy – Birds of Prey

Posted on: March 19, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Sharpen your talons and get ready to learn about birds of prey on April 12 with the help of the Canadian Raptor Conservancy. Come learn about the behaviours of these skillful hunters, how they’ve adapted to their environments, and how they evolved from their prehistoric ancestors! It’s sure to be a hoot (or in this […]

SONICA | The Sound Experience Virtual Tour

Posted on: March 11, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for a virtual sneak peek of our new exhibition SONICA | The Sound Experience Wednesday, April 7 at 7 pm. Comprised of both engaging and reflective works, SONICA | The Sound Experience brings together eight inspiring artists and artist groups to interpret and explore sound.  This event will be streamed live to our […]

Exhibition Opening Weekend: SONICA | The Sound Experience

Posted on: March 5, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Our SONICA exhibition takes center stage on Sunday! In the afternoon, join percussionist Richard Burrows for a Found Sound workshop teaching you all about percussion and rhythm using objects found around your house. Date: Sunday, April 11, 2021 Time: 1 pm: Found Sound workshop with Richard Burrows from Open Ears CANCELLED – 11 am: Welcome and […]

Exhibition Opening Weekend: Dinosaurs | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things

Posted on: March 5, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Come one, come all for the grand opening of THEMUSEUM’s Dinosaurs | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things and SONICA Exhibitions! Discover Dinosaurs in our dino-mite Saturday programming, a Guide to Dinosaurs Fact or Fiction with Nicholas Carter from the Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum. After you’ve learned all about dinosaurs, join us for […]

Second Saturday | Shanachie Hour: Irish Tales and Legends

Posted on: March 2, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Shanachie hour: A shanachie is a teller of tales and who doesn’t love a good story? Local actor and Irish Real Life Festival board member Kathleen Sheehy reads aloud some of the best loved Irish legends, sure to delight you and your kids. Curl up and get cozy. It’s storytime! This free to watch event […]

Dinosaurs | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things Virtual Tour

Posted on: February 24, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join us on Wednesday, March 3 at 7pm for a sneak peek of our upcoming exhibition Dinosaurs | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things, opening April 9. Get a sneak peek of these fearsome feather-saurs and discover some of the new science surrounding dinosaurs during our virtual tour! See them here first, then visit […]

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