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Military Lecture: The Secret History of Soldiers

October 18 @ 7:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Admission by donation

Tim Cook presents The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War Offered in partnership with the Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies. Admission by donation. Award-winning Canadian military author Tim Cook will talk on his book “The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War”. Tim Cook is a historian at the Canadian War Museum, an Adjunct Research Professor at Carleton University, and a former director for Canada’s History Society. He was the curator for the…

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Harvest Tea

October 21 @ 1:00 pm
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One event on October 21, 2018 at 3:00pm

Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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$15

Treat yourself to a seasonal afternoon tea at the Civic Museum. There will be two seatings, at 1 PM and 3 PM. Enjoy fresh scones, jam, shortbread cookies, fresh fruit and bottomless pots of McCrae Private Blend and Guelph Town Garden Blend teas. While at the museum, visit the current galleries and exhibitions, including Brewing Changes Guelph. Tickets in advance

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History Haunts: Ghost Stories of Guelph

October 24 @ 7:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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$10

An evening of unusual tales by local storytellers about Guelph’s past. Suitable for teens and adults. Tickets in advance

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Fourth Friday: Guelph Spoken Word

October 26 @ 7:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Free

Kick off your weekend with a performance by Guelph Spoken Word! On the Fourth Friday of the month, Guelph Museums offers free admission to the Guelph Civic Museum after 5 p.m. Performance by Guelph Spoken Word at 7 p.m. Guelph Spoken Word (formerly Semantix) was founded in November 2008 by Beth Anne Ellipsis. Quickly growing in popularity, GSW has moved forward to become a registered not-for-profit arts organisation with a board of directors and set of dedicated volunteers. An explosive performance…

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School’s Out, Museum’s In – Physics Club

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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Lots of fun all day and special activities at 1 PM. November 2    Physics Club, University of Guelph November 30  Physics Road Show with Orbax, University of Guelph

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Thank a Veteran

November 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
McCrae House, 108 Water Street
Guelph, Ontario N1G 1A6 Canada
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Admission by donation

Join us at McCrae House, where local veterans will be on hand to visit and exchange stories.

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Sons of 17

November 10 @ 2:00 pm
Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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$20

An unlikely pair of musicians meets in Guelph during the spring of 1917 to rehearse songs for soldier recruitment, all while revealing home front emotions, opinions and diversions of the time. Mike Ford (Moxy Früvous) and Murray Foster (Moxy Früvous, Great Big Sea) bring this musical remembrance to life. Tickets in advance.   Funded in part by Veterans Affairs Canada.

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Remembrance Day

November 11 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
McCrae House, 108 Water Street
Guelph, Ontario N1G 1A6 Canada
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9 AM                                Remembrance service by Royal Canadian Legion, Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch 234 1:30 to 3:30 PM             Centenary of the First World War – Reflections through Poetry and Spoken Word With support from the League of Canadian Poets

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