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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 […]

Music and Movement in the time of COVID

Posted on: February 18, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Listen to some music and get up and move during this performance by Tichaona eKhaya and Juneyt. This event is free to participate in on our YouTube Channel.  This event is supported by our wellness sponsor, Manulife. Date: Friday, February 26, 2021 Time: 11:00 am More about Tichaona Ekhaya: Ekhaya means home. From Lands far […]

Family Literacy Week: Dino Story Time

Posted on: January 6, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

Join THEMUSEUM as we explore one of our newest exhibitions, DINOSAURS | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things. Learn and talk about some of the dinos on display and settle down for a story time showcasing the line-up of dino-diversity. Watch Now!  

Storytime with Tichaona eKhaya

Posted on: December 23, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Tichaona eKhaya is a gifted artist and visionary sharing interactive narratives about the relationship between people and nature through a Southern African storytellers lens. RSVP Watch the Livestream Time: Wednesday, December 30 at 11am

We Can Do It with Heather Majaury

Posted on: December 21, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Join Heather Majaury, a local story teller, for an interactive presentation reflecting upon our most recent exhibition, Agents for Change | Facing the Anthropocene. She will sharing an original story with some on line improvisation, song, and activities focused on the goals of reaching 50% reduction in global emissions between now and the year 2030. […]

The ALARM Dialogues: A Climate Conversation presented by 50 x 2030 Waterloo Region

Posted on: December 16, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

For the past year, THEMUSEUM has sounded the ALARM through our exhibitions and programming. Through transformative experiences, we sought for visitors to adapt their lifestyles, take responsibility for their impact on the environment, and mobilize climate action. While our ALARM exhibitions are now closed, we want to continue the conversation related to the climate crisis […]

Climate Anxiety Workshop

Posted on: November 23, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

THEMUSEUM hosted a ‘Day of Action’ which explored the connections between children’s mental health and climate change. This event provided participants with actionable strategies and tools to help them cope with and mitigate climate anxiety. The event included three virtual workshops offering participants unique strategies to help manage climate anxiety and feel empowered to take […]

Baby Space Disco with Cosmic Fishing Theatre

Posted on: October 14, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Baby Space Disco is a morning pre-nap virtual dance party for babies, toddlers and preschoolers! This is a parent-friendly and caretaker-friendly event, of course. We’ll be playing classic disco tunes, and some modern ones too. Join us for an exchange of pure joy, as we encourage the children to explore their natural rhythm and movement […]

Hands-On Exotics: New World Voyage

Posted on: October 14, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Are you an animal lover? You won’t want to miss Hands-on Exotics as they bring some of their cutest critters to you live through our Youtube Live. Date: Saturday, December 5, 2020 Time: 1pm

Mystical Magic with Five the Magician

Posted on: October 14, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Prepare to be amazed by Five the Magician! This champion of Kids Comedy Magic will be hosting a fast-paced magic, juggling and stunning illusion show that will have everyone entertained! This event is online only! Join us on Facebook Live.   Date: Saturday, November 21, 2020 Time: 11 am

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