Guelph Museums call for submissions for Guelph 190: History@Night Party

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Guelph Museums call for submissions for Guelph 190: History@Night Party GUELPH ON, February 15, 2017 – Guelph Museums invites artists, historians, and creative groups to submit proposals to participate in a new event to celebrate Founders’ Day. Guelph 190: History@Night Party will celebrate Guelph’s 190th birthday with history and art activations in…

Guelph 190: History@Night Party Call for Submissions

    Call for Submissions Guelph 190: History @ Night Party April 22 to April 23, 2017 Hosted by Guelph Museums Deadline for Submissions – Sunday, March 19 2017, 11:59 PM Guelph 190: History @ Night Party will celebrate Guelph’s 190th birthday with history and art activations in downtown Guelph from 9 PM April 22…

Febulous! Party Like It’s 1867 Auction Items

Wondering what’s up for auction this year at Febulous! Party Like It’s 1867? Scope out the full auction list and Buy-In Party options below! Are you unable to attend but still want to bid on an item? Or perhaps you’d like to put down an early bid, contact Sarah Ball at sarah.ball@guelph.ca to reserve a bid! Purchase your…

Oshungo Drum and Dance, Rita Chiarelli, and The Cocksure Lads among Oh Canada Concerts at Guelph Civic Museum

  Oshungo Drum and Dance, Rita Chiarelli, and The Cocksure Lads among Oh Canada Concerts at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, February 13, 2017: Fourth Fridays will take on a distinctively Canadian flair this year as Guelph Museums presents Oh Canada Concerts in celebration of the Canada 150, Guelph 190. Free concerts showcasing the diversity…

Party Like It’s 1867 at Guelph Museums’ Febulous!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Party Like It’s 1867 at Guelph Museums’ Febulous! GUELPH, ON, February 9, 2017: Guelph Museums will host the second annual Febulous! on Thursday, February 23 at Guelph Civic Museum.  This year we will Party Like It’s 1867, recognizing Canada at 150 and Guelph at 190. The event includes a cocktail reception, live…

Splash into 2017 with new exhibitions at Guelph Civic Museum

GUELPH, January 17, 2017: Celebrate the launch of Guelph Museums’ new exhibitions with free admission and a free concert Friday, January 27 at the Civic Museum. Ojibway storyteller Aaron Bell will perform the first in a series of Oh Canada Fourth Fridays concerts to mark the opening of A Ripple Effect: Canadians and Fresh Water,…

Celebrate Robert Burns’ 258th birthday at Guelph Civic Museum

GUELPH, ON, January 12, 2017: Scottish music, traditional Celtic dance, and haggis too! Guelph Civic Museum celebrates Scotland’s favourite poet, Robert Burns, Sunday, January 22. The schedule for Robbie Burns Day festivities includes: 11 AM and 1:30 PM: Address to the Haggis with storyteller Seamus Gunn 11:30 AM and 2 PM: Mary Ellen Cann School…

Last chance to experience Ken Danby: Five Decades

GUELPH, ON, January 11, 2017: Ken Danby: Five Decades, featuring artworks by one of Canada’s most highly acclaimed artists will close Sunday, January 15 at the Guelph Civic Museum. The retrospective exhibition, guest curated by Judith Nasby, features Danby’s portraits, landscapes and Canadian imagery bringing to light “average, everyday moments”. Highlights include the first public…