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First Fridays: Salsa Tots

Posted on: September 23, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Show off your best dance moves with Salsa Tots? We’ll lead you and your little ones in some moving and grooving dance time that is sure to get you out of your seat. When: Friday, October 4th at 10:30am

Second Saturdays: Colour Celebration

Posted on: August 28, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Celebrate the extension of SPECTRUM with us at our Colour Celebration! Take in the new artists and installations in the SPECTRUM exhibition and participate in some fun, colour themed activities! We’ll be making Squishy Circuits and Colour Mixing Sun Catchers all day long! At 1:00pm, catch a special STEAM presentation where you will learn about […]

Vote PopUp

Posted on: August 28, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Join us at THEMUSEUM and participate in a Vote PopUp before the Federal Election. Vote PopUps are simulated polling places run by community organizations and local civic leaders. Vote PopUps help build an inclusive and vibrant democracy in Canada. They do this in three ways – 1) Demystifying the voting process; 2) Connecting people’s concerns […]

AFTERLIFE Exhibition Opening

Posted on: August 28, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Join us at THEMUSEUM on September 19th, 2019, for the opening of our newest immersive exhibition AFTERLIFE | A Seance Experience, Featuring the Ghost of Thomas Lacey. The evening will feature a first look at the experience animated by the Ghost of Thomas Lacey, intimate and engaging programming, spirits and refreshments. Event runs 7pm-10pm and […]

Educators’ Evening

Posted on: August 27, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Enjoy free admission and preview our newest exhibitions! Explore our education programs and network with colleagues. Free with RSVP; please RSVP to Time: Wednesday September 25 from 5:30pm – 8pm  

The UnWedding Show

Posted on: August 19, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Forget the ordinary and explore the extraordinary in Downtown Kitchener. Join THEMUSEUM to celebrate all that KW has to offer the urban bride. Envision your big day in a no-stress environment as you’re pampered and entertained in our iconic venue. All are welcome to attend the UnWedding Show on Sunday, October 6, 2019 from 11:00am-3:00pm. […]

ECE Appreciation Day!

Posted on: August 1, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Calling all Early Childhood Educators (ECEs)! We’re holding one last “hurrah” before the summer ends with an Early Childhood Educator Day! This drop-in event will run from 10:00am-4:00pm and is FREE for Early Childhood Educators and up to three family members.  Please bring your CECE card, registration number or certificate of registration from the College […]

“Good Clean Fun” Hands-On Workshop with Scientists in the School

Posted on: July 31, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Fun with soap and water? You’ll be amazed when you make fireworks in a cup, explore surface tension and make your own soapy work of art. Explore millions of bubbles and make your own bath bombs to take home. Time: Tuesday, August 6 at 11am & 12pm

KW Brunch & Brews

Posted on: July 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Brunch without brews is just a sad, late breakfast. But not on our watch! Join us for KW’s first-ever Brunch & Brews for an early afternoon of savoury dishes, sweet treats, brews, live music, 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 […]

NeuroTech Ontario Showcase – True North 2019

Posted on: June 13, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Come and see, touch and experience the latest brain health technologies from the Waterloo region and beyond! Mingle with the region’s brightest entrepreneurs and share your thoughts on their technologies. See how the Ontario Brain Institute’s innovative programs are growing and connecting the province’s neurotech expertise and bringing neurotechnologies to the community. The best part of […]

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