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Revelations from the Collection 

August 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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A revealing look, through photography, at selected artifacts from the collections featuring ordinary objects made extraordinary.

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Brewing Changes Guelph

September 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - February 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Label illustration and design: Lind Design   Brewing Changes Guelph examines the social and economic importance of brewing beer in the Royal City and the changes brought about by the rise, fall and resurrection of Guelph breweries. Whether one has worked in the brewing industry or has never tasted beer before, visitors will learn how…

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Coming Home: First World War at 100 Years

October 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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November 11, 1918 at 11:00 a.m. marked the profound but symbolic end to the four-year conflict on the Western Front. After the last gun sounded, an eerie quiet must have greeted the soldiers along the front lines. The world was finally ready for peace. In Guelph, people celebrated the end of the First World War…

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Winter Wonderful: The Game of Carpet Ball

November 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - February 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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During the cold winter months, both children and adults engage in seasonal outdoor activities, such as hockey or tobogganing. Winter evenings are often spent indoors, playing board games or watching movies. A hundred years ago, the game of carpet ball was a popular winter sport, played inside of course! Similar in gameplay to curling and…

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11:00 am

Celebrating Robbie Burns: Storytelling

January 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
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One event on January 20, 2019 at 3:00pm

Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Join us as we celebrate Robbie Burns Day at the Civic Museum! Family storytelling at 11 AM and 3 PM with Scottish entertainer, Seamus Gunn, who will be telling traditional stories such as How the thistle saved Scotland, Bruce and the Spider, and Why the Saltaire is our flag. General admission.

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1:00 pm

Celebrating Robbie Burns: Scotch Tasting

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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$40

A new offering this year for Robbie Burns Day! Join us in celebration of Robert Burns, “Scotland’s Favourite Son”, with a Scotch tasting, piping in of the haggis performed by Guelph Pipe Band, Address to the haggis and storytelling with Seamus Gunn, and traditional Scottish music performed by the Riverside Celtic College Alumni. We will…

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3:00 pm

Celebrating Robbie Burns: Storytelling

January 20 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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One event on January 20, 2019 at 3:00pm

Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Join us as we celebrate Robbie Burns Day at the Civic Museum! Family storytelling at 11 AM and 3 PM with Scottish entertainer, Seamus Gunn, who will be telling traditional stories such as How the thistle saved Scotland, Bruce and the Spider, and Why the Saltaire is our flag. General admission.

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