Celebrate National Aboriginal History Month at Guelph Museums

Celebrate National Aboriginal History Month at Guelph Museums GUELPH, ON, June 13, 2017: National Aboriginal History Month will be marked at Guelph Museums will several events planned in partnership with local First Nations, Metis and Inuit leaders. On Wednesday, June 14, as part ofthe Building Canada Lecture series, there will be a panel discussion about…

Adrian Raso to play Fourth Friday concert celebrating new exhibitions at Guelph Civic Museum

Adrian Raso to play Fourth Friday concert celebrating new exhibitions at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, June 13, 2017: Celebrate the launch of Guelph Museums’ new exhibitions with free admission and a free concert Friday, June 23 at the Civic Museum. Adrian Raso will perform as part of the Oh Canada Fourth Friday concert series to…

Kennedy 7 to perform free Fourth Friday concert at Guelph Civic Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GUELPH, ON, May 18, 2017: Toronto-based production group Kennedy 7 will perform at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, May 26 as part of the museum’s Fourth Friday Oh Canada concert series. Drawing influences from the likes of Ray Charles, Amy Winehouse, and Queen, to Marianas Trench, Green Day, and Bruno Mars, the Kennedy…

Guelph Museums will tour Belgium and France in the footsteps of John McCrae in 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph Museums will tour Belgium and France in the footsteps of John McCrae in 2018 GUELPH, ON, May 15, 2017:  Guelph Museums, in partnership with Frederick Travel, will commemorate the 100th year since the passing of Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae and the end of the First World War, with a group…

Beyond A Ripple Effect, In Conversation with Amber Lloydlangston

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GUELPH, ON, May 4, 2017: Join Museum London curator of regional history Amber Lloydlangston ‘In Conversation’ on Sunday, May 7 at Guelph Civic Museum, as she leads a tour of A Ripple Effect: Canadians and Fresh Water. The exhibition examines the story of Canadians’ relationship with fresh water and the ways in…

McCrae House summer season launches with funding announcements, poppy plants and a Backyard Theatre preview

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   McCrae House summer season launches with funding announcements, poppy plants and a Backyard Theatre preview GUELPH, ON, May 3, 2017: Poppy Day marks the launch of the summer season at McCrae House, and this year MP Lloyd Longfield and Mayor Cam Guthrie will add to the celebration with a special funding…

Celebrate Canadian spring with Mike Ford and Fresh art at Guelph Civic Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Celebrate Canadian spring with Mike Ford and Fresh art at Guelph Civic Museum Guelph, Ont., April 17, 2016—Bilingual JUNO nominated artist, Mike Ford, performs a free Oh Canada concert at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, April 28 as local artists mark the opening of Wall of Art: Fresh. Ford returns to Guelph,…

Guelph celebrates 190 all night long

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Guelph celebrates 190 all night long GUELPH ON, April 10, 2017 – A milestone birthday calls for an epic celebration. Artists, performers and historians will light up the night Saturday, April 22 at Guelph Civic Museum for Guelph 190: History@Night Party. The Founders’ Day Eve event will feature curated pop-up art and…