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DateEvent Description
Saturday, September 27 2014
to
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
Tuesday, August 1 2017
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Sunday, December 31 2017

9am-5pm
#VintageSTCM: 50 Years of the St. Catharines Museum

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of the St. Catharines Museum. In this exhibit, we're reflecting on where we've come from by recreating the look and feel of some of our earliest exhibitions. On display in the lobby.

Admission: by donation

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, August 1 2017
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Saturday, March 31 2018

9am-5pm
One-Five-Oh!

Explore St. Catharines through the lens of the City's diverse residents in this 'living time capsule' created with help from members of our community who have shared what it means to them to be a part of St. Catharines.

Admission: by donation

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, August 1 2017
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Monday, December 31 2018

9am-5pm
Heroes in Peace: Building the Welland Ship Canal

Remember the fallen workers who lost their lives in the building of the Welland Ship Canal and discover their stories and the impact of the construction of this national engineering marvel.

Admission: by donation

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Tuesday, August 1 2017
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Saturday, March 31 2018

During regular hours
Leading the Way: Pioneering Women of St. Catharines

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

Admission: free

Location: Film House Gallery, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/exhibits
Tuesday, August 1 2017
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Sunday, May 20 2018

During regular hours
On the Down Beat: Seventy Years of the Niagara Symphony Orchestra

An exhibit that celebrates the history of the Niagara Symphony Orchestra. This display is part of a larger project to document the NSO's history in a comprehensive digital exhibit on the Virtual Museum of Canada's website.

Admission: free

Location: Joy Williams Lobby, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5244
www.stcatharines.ca/exhibits
Friday, September 29 2017
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Saturday, November 18 2017

Monthly
aMUSE 5

Be a part of the final series of the award-winning pop-up museum series which brings objects straight from the St. Catharines Museum's collection out into the community.

Friday, Sept. 29: 5pm-9pm at Rodman Hall, 109 St. Paul Cres.
Saturday, Oct. 14: 7pm-10pm at Lock Street Brewing Company, 15 Lock St.
Saturday, Nov. 18: 7pm-10pm at Mahtay Cafe & Lounge, 241 St. Paul St.

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Friday, October 13 2017
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Saturday, October 28 2017

Nightly, except Mondays
October Ghost Walks

Downtown St. Catharines has some of the most historical buildings in Niagara, and it just so happens that many of them are haunted! Come experience the shivers from ghosts that have made their presence known, as these guided tours take you on a journey through the downtown.

Tours are about 90 minutes long and start as early as 7pm each night.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Meet at Market Square, Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Thursday, October 19 2017
Spotlight Gala

In support of the Kristen French Child Advocacy Centre Niagara.

Featuring Keynote Speaker Sheldon Kennedy.

Enjoy delicious fare and silent & live auctions.

Reception: 6:30pm.
Gala: 7pm.

Tickets: $100 or $900/table of 10.

Location: Club Roma, 125 Vansickle Rd.

Contact: 905-937-5435
www.kristenfrenchcacn.org
Friday, October 20 2017
6:30pm
Country Hoedown

Presented by Rotary St. Catharines South in support of Shania kids can.

Guest singers, 3 course dinner and live DJ.

Tickets: $50.

Location: Club Roma Outdoor Pavilion, 125 Vansickle Rd.

Contact: 905-933-0581
www.shaniakidscan.eventbee.com
Saturday, October 21 2017
11am-6pm
Oktoberfest

Niagara Folk Arts event will showcase the sounds, tastes and traditions of Germany.

Free admission to this kid-friendly event.

Location: Lock Street and Hogan's Alley, Port Dalhousie

Contact: www.therobby.ca/events/oktoberfest-2017
Thursday, October 26 2017
6pm-9pm
Carousel Caravan

A theatrical fundraiser with all proceeds going directly to sponsor needy schools and new play development.

Admission: $40 with $15 tax receipt or $25 with no tax receipt.

Happy Hour & Silent Auction begins at 6pm.

Preview of new Carousel Players productions.

Location: The Robby, 85 Church St.

Contact: 905-682-8326 ext.23
www.carouselplayers.com
Friday, October 27 2017
Haunted Halloween Bash

Presented by Hernder Picasso's Foundation with proceeds to Cancer Care at Niagara Health.

Doors open at 8:30pm.
Live music by Jonesy at 9pm.

Advance tickets: $30 or $50 VIP. NO TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR. Tickets available at Picasso Salon & Spa, Hernder Estate Wines and Harvest Estate Wines (in Harvest Barn).

Location: Hernder Estate Winery, 1607 8th St.

Contact: www.hernder.com
Saturday, November 4 2017
7:30pm
Canada Remembers

Honour the immense courage of individuals on all sides of war. The power, the passion, the pathos and the poignancy of human conflict.

Admission: various

Location: Partridge Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St. Paul St.

Contact: 905-934-5575
www.chorusniagara.ca
Tuesday, November 7 2017
7am-9:30am
Wrapped in Courage Pancake Breakfast

During the month of November, the Niagara Community is encouraged to wear a purple scarf to show their support of abused women and children. Join us for a community pancake breakfast to kick off this month-long campaign.

Admission: Minimum $10 donation. Children free with paying adult.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-684-4000 ext.233
www.gilliansplace.com
Friday, November 17 2017
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Sunday, December 3 2017

Weekends
Damn Yankees

Presented by Garden City Productions.

Friday & Saturday performances at 8pm.
Sunday performances at 2pm.

Adults: $28.
Students: $23.

Location: Ridley College, 2 Ridley Rd.

Contact: 905-682-1353
www.gcp.ca
www.gcp.tix.com
Wednesday, December 27 2017
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Friday, January 5 2018

Daily except December 30 & 31 and January 1
Holiday Programming at the Museum

Explore the galleries and participate in crafts and activities for the entire family!

Admission: by donation

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharinesmuseum.ca
Monday, January 1 2018
11am-1pm
New Year's Day Levee

Raise a glass of bull's milk to toast the New Year at 11:45 with the Mayor, City Councillors and members of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment and the 10th Battery Royal Canadian Artillery. The firing of the cannon follows at noon. Revelers can also explore the messes or gathering areas on the second floor of the armoury.

Location: Lake Street Armoury, 81 Lake St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1540
www.stcatharines.ca/nye

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