Archive: Canada 150

D’eve Archer to play final Oh Canada Concert celebrating Canada 150, Guelph 190

GUELPH, December 14, 2017: Revel in the final Canada 150, Guelph 190 celebrations at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, December 22 with a free Oh Canada concert performed by the talented D’eve Archer. Blending musical elements of her Jamaican heritage, with her small town Canadian upbringing and classical music training, D’eve brings a seamless blend of…

The Cocksure Lads return to Guelph for Oh Canada Concert at Guelph Civic Museum

GUELPH, ON, November 20, 2017: Accomplished Canadian musicians Mike Ford and Murray Foster will perform as The Cocksure Lads at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, November 24 as part of the museum’s Fourth Friday Oh Canada concert series. The Cocksure Lads are a 60s Britpop-inspired band formed by Moxy Früvous bandmates Ford and Foster after two…

Canadian jazz icon Andrew Craig to play free Oh Canada Concert at Guelph Civic Museum

GUELPH, ON, October 23, 2017: Accomplished Canadian musician Andrew Craig and his newest band, ‘AC and Soul Trio,’ will perform at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, October 27 as part of the Fourth Friday Oh Canada Concert series. With numerous credits in theatre, radio and TV, and proficiency in various music genres including gospel, jazz and…

This Day In Guelph History: October 7, 1920

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 7, 1920 “Popular Pastor to Leave Guelph.” Reverend Edwin Arthur Pearson…

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…

Canada 150, Guelph 190 continues with new exhibitions at Guelph Civic Museum

Canada 150, Guelph 190 continues with new exhibitions at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, September 21, 2017 — Canadian, Eh! A History of the Nation’s Signs and Symbols and Wall of Art: Standing Guard launch at Guelph Civic Museum Friday, September 22 with a reception at 6:30 p.m. Created and circulated by Museum London, Canadian,…

This Day in Guelph History: August 20, 1914

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. August 20, 1914 Twelve days after military recruitment began, Guelph’s first contingent…

Aboriginal Album of the Year Juno nominee Don Amero to perform at Guelph Civic Museum

Aboriginal Album of the Year Juno nominee Don Amero to perform at Guelph Civic Museum GUELPH, ON, August 14, 2017: Don Amero will perform a free concert at Guelph Civic Museum on Friday, August 25 as part of the museum’s Fourth Friday Oh Canada concert series. Amero is a powerful stylist, JUNO Award nominee and…