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DateEvent Description
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

9am-5pm
Playing Favourites

The staff have chosen their favourite artifacts from the St. Catharines Museum collection. Check out their choices and share your favourites with them.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

9am-5pm
Consider the Influence of a Nurse: Reflections on the Mack School of Nursing 1874-1974

An exhibit showcasing the Mack School of Nursing's major impact on the nursing profession in Canada.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, March 1 2014
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Wednesday, December 31 2014

dawn to dusk
Merritton: Unearthing a Community's Roots

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

Location: Centennial Gardens, 321 Oakdale Ave.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.5244
www.stcatharines.ca/merritton
Saturday, March 8 2014
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Sunday, August 24 2014

9am-5pm
Fur Trade Nation Exhibition

Immerse yourself in the world of the fur trade with this travelling exhibit produced by Point of View Exhibits and the Hudson's Bay Company History Foundation. Learn about the life of the voyageur and even try your hand at packing a canoe.

Admission: by donation.

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

Contact: 905-984-8880
www.stcatharines.ca/museum
Saturday, June 7 2014
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Saturday, September 27 2014

Music in the Square

Join us every Saturday from June 7 to September 27 between 11am-1:30pm and every Tuesday from June 10 to August 26 between 4:30pm-8pm.

Enjoy the light sounds of local musicians. Please check website for lineup.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/musicinthesquare
Saturday, June 7 2014
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Saturday, September 27 2014

9am-11am
Market Discovery Table

Join us on Saturdays. Fun for kids of all ages, featuring a different farm theme each week. Enjoy hands-on experiences such as making butter, creating seed mosaics, honey tasting, market searches and more.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/discoverytable
Tuesday, June 10 2014
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Tuesday, August 26 2014

noon-8pm
Tuesday Night Market

This Tuesday market will feature vendors from the Saturday Farmers Market lineup, food trucks, prepared foods, cheese, fresh local produce, artisans, live music, local wine and micro-breweries.

Come for the best Niagara grows! Stay for the fun!

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca/farmersmarket
Friday, July 11 2014
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Friday, August 22 2014

Moonlight Movies

Friday, July 11: The Great Gatsby at Montebello Park, preceded by the Jimmy Stahl Big Band at 7pm.

Friday, July 18: Frozen at Henley Island.

Friday, July 25: Field of Dreams at Montebello Park.

Friday, August 8: Raiders of the Lost Ark at Lakeside Park, preceded by Dragon Ritual Drumming.

Friday, August 15: American Graffiti at Montebello Park.

Friday August 22: The Hunger Games and the Hunger Games: Catching Fire at Lakeside Park.

All movies start at dusk.

Admission is free, but a donation of a non-perishable food item for Community Care is appreciated.

Contact: www.stcatharines.ca/parkexperiences
Sunday, July 13 2014
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Sunday, August 24 2014

7pm
Summer Concert Series

Sunday, July 13: Kindred

Sunday, July 27: Solstice

Sunday, August 10: Marty Allen Band

Sunday, August 24: Walter Ostanek

Admission is free.

Location: Montebello Park Pavilion, corner of Ontario and Lake Streets

Contact: www.stcatharines.ca/parkexperiences
Friday, August 15 2014
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Saturday, August 30 2014

Downtown D'Lish

Enjoy some of your favourites or try something new, as many Downtown restaurants open their doors over these two weeks offering fabulous 3 course fixed price menus ranging from $10 to $35.

Make plans to dine Downtown every night during this mouth-watering event. Visit www.mydowntown.ca for a list of participating restaurants and the menus offered. Reservations required directly with the restaurants.
Saturday, August 23 2014
9:15am to 4pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters Motorcycle Ride 4 Kids Sake

Join BBBS's Motorcycle Ride 4 Kids Sake, and cruise with Tig (Kim Coates) & Juice(Theo Rossi) from TV's "Sons Of Anarchy" through scenic Niagara Region.

$30 per rider / $15 per passenger

First 400 pre-registered riders guaranteed to meet Tig & Juice! (Ride is not limited to 400)

Top 4 online fundraisers ride up front with Tig & Juice*

You and your friends will enjoy a breathtaking ride through wine country, while helping out kids as all proceeds go to support Big Brothers Big Sisters St. Catharines Thorold & Districts GAME ON progam!

After your ride through wine country, join the cast for an after-ride-party. The 400 pre-registered riders will spend the afternoon with Tig & Juice getting autographs, lunch and rocking out with Stereo Sunrise.
Get inked by Hart & Huntington.

Target Parking Lot: The Pen Centre
Autographs 12pm - 3pm

$20 8 x 11 photos available including autographs
$30 Event t-shirts including autographs
Limit 3 items/person for signatures
CASH ONLY!

*Online fundraising cut off date Friday, August 22nd at 12 p.m.


Location: Clare's Harley Davidson, 590 York Rd., Niagara-on-the-Lake

Contact: Preregister online at www.rideforkids.kintera.org, register day of at Clare's Harley Davidson Niagara (9:15-10a.m.), or call Melissa at 905-646-3230 x31 to get your tour passport.

Saturday, September 6 2014
7pm-10pm
Annual Stargazing Night

Join the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) Niagara Branch and the Friends of Walkers Creek for an evening of stargazing. The RAS will have telescopes for people to look through.

Admission is free.

Location: Cindy Drive Park, 251 Lakeshore Rd.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1912
info@walkerscreek.ca
www.wcna.ca
Sunday, September 7 2014
6th Annual Big Move Cancer Ride

Cycle the 100K with other hardcore riders, try the 60K route for a bit of a challenge or cruise the 30K 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!
For more information or to register online, visit www.bigmovecancerride.com

Location: Club Roma, 125 Vansickle Rd.

Contact: 905-323-3863
info@bigmovecancerride.com
Monday, September 8 2014
8pm
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.

Tour is about 90 minutes long.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Saturday, September 27 2014
Niagara Wine Festival Grande Parade

Cheer on a procession of marching bands, drum corps, community groups, floats and amazing performers as Niagara's grapes and wines are celebrated.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-688-0212
www.niagarawinefestival.com
Wednesday, October 8 2014
8pm
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.

Tour is about 90 minutes long.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Friday, October 17 2014
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Wednesday, October 29 2014

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.


Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Thursday, November 6 2014
8pm
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.

Tour is about 90 minutes long.
Tickets are $10 each. Group discounts are available. Advance reservations are required.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-685-8424
www.mydowntown.ca
Sunday, November 23 2014
Santa Claus Parade

Once again, jolly Old St. Nick will be making an early stop. Dress warmly and bring the entire family to celebrate the holiday season.

Volunteers will be collecting non-perishable food, hats and mittens for Community Care and Canada Post will be collecting your letters to Santa along the parade route.

Location: Downtown

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1508
www.stcatharines.ca

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