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DateEvent Description
Saturday, September 27 2014
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Monday, December 31 2018

9am-5pm
Doing Our Bit: WWI from St. Catharines to the Western Front

In honour of the 100th Anniversary of the First World War, discover the wartime experiences of St. Catharines residents at home and at the front.

Admission: By donation.

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Friday, October 9 2015
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Friday, June 10 2016

PA Days at the Museum

Spend a day exploring the galleries and participating in special programs, crafts and activities.

Dates: Oct.9, Nov.13, Jan.15 and June 10.

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, March 1 2016
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Saturday, December 31 2016

9am-5pm
Leading the Way: Pioneering Women of St. Catharines

Discover the remarkable women who have called St. Catharines home in this special exhibition of photographs from the Museum's collection.

Admission: by donation

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, March 1 2016
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Saturday, December 31 2016

9am-5pm
B'nai Israel: The First Synagogue

This exhibition is a journey through 100 years of religion, culture, heritage and community that define Congregation B'nai Israel, the first synagogue in St. Catharines.

Admission: by donation

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, March 1 2016
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Sunday, July 31 2016

Dawn to dusk daily
Merritton: Unearthing a Community's Roots

This exhibit of historic photos celebrates the vibrant history of the former Town of Merritton, now a neighbourhood within St. Catharines.

Admission: Free

Location: Centennial Gardens, 321 Oakdale Ave.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5244
www.stcatharines.ca/merritton
Thursday, May 12 2016
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Thursday, June 2 2016

10am
Spring Outdoor Travelling Walks

Explore your community, get active, learn about our green spaces and connect with new friends.Join an outdoor guided walk hosted by the Friends of Malcolmson Eco-Park and the Friends of Walker's Creek as they lead us through the parks and trails that define the Garden City.

Walks are approximately 90 minutes long and are weather permitting. If it's raining, please join the group at the next scheduled walk.

There is no need to register for the walks and there are no fees!

Thurs. May 12 - Walker's Creek. Meet on Parnell Rd. at Walker's Creek.
Thurs. May 19 - Malcolmson Eco-Park. Meet at the park entrance.
Sat. May 28 - Walker's Creek. Meet on Cindy Dr. at Walker's Creek.
Thurs. June 2 - Malcolmson Eco-Park. Meet at the park entrance.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1912
www.wcna.ca
www.fomep.com
Tuesday, May 24 2016
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Tuesday, October 4 2016

Tuesday evenings 5pm-8pm
Open Late at the Museum

Check out the galleries and participate in special activities for a memorable, after-hours museum experience!

Admission: by donation

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Saturday, May 28 2016
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Sunday, April 30 2017

9am-5pm
Down to Earth

Dig into the roots of agriculture in St. Catharines, back to the days when "locally made" was the reality of life in Niagara.

Admission: by donation.

Location: St. Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre, 1932 Welland Canals Pkwy.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Saturday, June 4 2016
Registration: 9:00-10:00am
Opening Ceremony: 10:00am
The Walk 10:30am
Closing Ceremony and lunch to follow
Gillian's Place Walk for Women

The Walk for Women is an opportunity for mothers and children, sisters, friends and co-workers to come together to say with a unified voice that woman abuse is unacceptable and to take a stand together against domestic violence.


Location: Lock 3 Park, Welland Canals Parkway

Contact: For more information or to register please visit www.walkforwomenniagara.ca. Walkers can create their own fundraising pages online!

Sunday, June 5 2016
9:30am to 1:30pm
Kidís Ultimate Challenge

Join us at Burgoyne Woods Park for a day of MUD, SWEAT, & CHEERS! The Kids Ultimate Challenge is a non-competitive 1K obstacle course for children ages 4-13 who are looking for a unique experience. Each challenger will have to negotiate their way through a course that requires them to leap hurdles, crawl on their bellies, climb a mountain of hay, and even swing over a pit of mud! To register, volunteer or for more info please visit www.kidsultimatechallenge.com

Registration Price: $30 (includes obstacle experience, medal at the Finish Line, celebration BBQ lunch, access to Kidís Fun Zone and T-shirt)

Presented by OneFoundation for Niagara Health System in support of the Children's Health Unit.

Location: Burgoyne Woods, 70 Edgedale Road

Contact: Halley Burnham
905-323-3863
Monday, June 20 2016
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Explore Downtown St. Catharines' history and haunted tales on a guided walking tour under the magic of the full moon.

Advance tickets required. Tickets are $10 per person. Group rates available.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Tuesday, July 19 2016
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Take an eerie guided stroll and explore the history and haunted tales of some of the city's oldest buildings under the magic of the full moon.

Tickets are $10 each.Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Monday, August 15 2016
United Way of St. Catharines & District Golf Tournament

Join us for 18 holes of fun in the sun with amazing prizes, a BBQ lunch and lively symposium followed by a gourmet buffet dinner.

Location: Peninsula Lakes Golf Club, Fenwick

Contact: 905-688-5050 ext.117
Thursday, August 18 2016
Full Moon Ghost Walk

Explore the history and haunted tales of some of the city's oldest buildings on a guided walking tour under the magic of the full moon.

Tickets are $10 and are required in advance. Group rates are available.

Location: Meet at Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Sunday, September 11 2016
The Big Move Cancer Ride

Cycle the 100K with other hardcore riders, try the 50K route for a bit of a challenge or cruise the 25K at your own pace. Whether individually or part of a team, register today and join us as we ride to raise money for the Walker Family Cancer Centre!

Fee: $60 ($500 in fundraising required to receive jersey)

Early bird fee of $50 available until May 31st!

Location: Club Roma, 125 Vansickle Rd.

Contact: 905-323-3863
info@bigmovecancerride.com
www.bigmovecancerride.com

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