This Day in Guelph History: October 5, 1997

To commemorate Canada’s sesquicentennial and Guelph’s 190th anniversary, Guelph Museums and the University of Guelph have teamed up to present This Day in Guelph, Ontario, Canada History – Old news gets a modern twist as we revisit news stories from the past 150 years.

October 5, 1997

“Terrific performances gets River Run Centre off to good start.” Gala performance “Home’s Where the Heart Sings” a success on opening night at the newly constructed performance arts centre.

Home is Where the Heart Sings – “An entertaining look at 170 year of a city founded and sustained on drama and song, featuring singers, dancers, musicians with a connection to Guelph. Created and produced for the opening of the River Run Centre, October 4, 1997.”

Photo: Official Opening of River Run Centre Souvenir Program, October 4th, 1997 |

River Run Centre Opening Night Gala Souvenir Program

Posted by Sarah Ball on October 5, 2017

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