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Stay connected with Guelph Museums. Anytime, anywhere. Live events, tours, and activities for all ages.

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Photo of McCrae Memorial gardens with the stone memorial in the centre of the photo. The photo was taken during the fall and the maple tree behind the memorial has orange and golden leaves.Remembrance Day Service – Royal Canadian Legion Col. John McCrae Memorial Branch 234

Wednesday, November 11, 9 a.m.

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Past Events:

Don’t miss an event with Guelph Museums! Watch video recordings from past events.

Photo of a street view with crumbling and destroyed building from a war air strike. There are five soldiers standing in the street. This black and white photo is layered with an orange tint. The words military lectures is written in the centre of the photo.

Fighting for Citizenship

History bites logo. The words history bites is written in blue text. To the left is a graphic of a pear with a bite taken out of the centre.

History Bites: Her Story

Black and white photo of musician Tannis Slimmon. She is sitting on a vintage couch and is holding a bundle of string lights. There is the Fourth Friday logo wordmark in the right corner of the photo. The wordmark is a number 4 with the word Fridays across the arm of the number.

Fourth Friday: Tannis Slimmon

Photo of a street view with crumbling and destroyed building from a war air strike. There are five soldiers standing in the street. This black and white photo is layered with an orange tint. The words military lectures is written in the centre of the photo.

Tim Cook: COMING NOVEMBER 12

History bites logo. The words history bites is written in blue text. To the left is a graphic of a pear with a bite taken out of the centre.

History Bites: Rapid Response Collecting

Photo of River North Duo, Matt Zaddy and Heather Christine. Matt is on the left and is playing an acoustic guitar. Heather is standing close on the right with her left arm resting on his arm.

Fourth Friday: River North

 

 

 

 

 

Photo of musician Murray Foster leaning up against a grey brick building. He is wearing a tie and vest. The Fourth Friday watermark is over his left shoulder, "4th Fridays" written in white text.

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Learn and Explore Banner. White text on a blue background. To the left of the text is a variety of arts and craft supplies, including paints, protractor, push pins, ruler.

 

Photo of Locomotive 6167. The steam engine train is black with a red plaque under the headlight. On the red plaque, 6167 is written in gold.

Locomotive 6167 Magical Train Journey

Multi-colour crazy quilt pattern.

Guelph Museums Puzzle #5

E.R. Bollert Advertising Card, 1899. E.R. Bollert & Co. sold fine gentlemen’s clothing and furnishings at 27 Lower Wyndham Street. The advertising card boasts, “”Fine Ordered Clothing. We solicit your patronage for our Tailoring Department, and among others, for the following reasons: 1st. Our stock comprises the choicest goods to be found. 2nd Our variety is very extensive. 3rd We employ first-class Cutter, and turn out only superior work. 4th Our prices are from 15 to 25 per cent lower than you usually pay for clothing of equal quality. Fine Dress Suitings, Stylish Business Suitings, Strong Wearing Suitings, Fine Over-coatings and Choice Trouserings. See Our Unequalled $3.50 and $4 Pantings.”

Guelph Museums Puzzle #4

Black and white photo to mimic a low-tech security camera footage. Farm animal puppets arranged in a circle, the sheep puppet is the leader.

The Great Guelph Museums Artefact Heist!

Blank crossword puzzle. Guelph Museums logo is in the top left corner.

Guelph Museums Crossword #2 – Medical Collection

Blank crossword puzzle. Guelph Museums logo is in the top left corner

Guelph Museums Crossword #3 – Before Social Distancing

Blank crossword puzzle. Guelph Museums logo is in the top left corner.

Guelph Museums Crossword #1 – Collection Pastimes

Sample of a homemade paper compass. Instead of North, East, South, West, the compass is labelled, Ahead, Right, Behind, Left.

Lay of the Land – Make Your Own Compass

Collection photo of a toy sewing machine.

Guelph Museums Puzzle #3

Sepia photo from Guelph General Hospital's 115th anniversary celebration. The photo is of a carriage with a white sign on the back that says Happy Birthday Guelph General Hospital, 115 years young!

Guelph Museums Puzzle #2

Photo of a pair of homemade binoculars made out of toilet paper roles. The binoculars have a black string strap.

Lay of the Land – Binocular Craft and Scavenger Hunt

 

Collection photo of a green and purple tartan dress. There is a puzzle piece outline at the bottom right of the photo.

Guelph Museums Puzzle #1

Outline of the Civic Museum building. It is left blank so that you can design your own museum. The sign in front of the museum is also blank for you to rename your museum.

Make Your Own Museum – Activity Booklet

 

Guelph Museums Colouring Pages cover. Sample from a Greeting from Guelph postcard.

Guelph Museums Colouring Pages

Photo of Guelph Museums themed pogs. Its a pile of 7 pogs with Guelph photos, including John McCrae, Locomotive 6167, Families Gallery, McCrae House, and the Civic Museum

Guelph Circa 1999 – Pogs Craft

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Posted by Sarah Ball on September 21, 2020