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DateEvent Description
Saturday, March 1 2014
to
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
to
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
to
Tuesday, March 31 2015

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, June 7 2014
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Saturday, September 20 2014

Music in the Square

Join us every Saturday from June 7 to September 20 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
Thursday, September 18 2014
6:30pm
Take Back The Night

Hosted by The Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre, this year's theme is "Advocating for Change".

Event includes speakers, music, a candlelight walk, slam poetry, children's activities, displays and refreshments.

Non-perishable food, toiletries and linens will be collected for the YWCA.

Location: Market Square, 91 King St.
Friday, September 26 2014
7:30pm
Walker Cultural Leader Series: Brett Polegato

Renowned Canadian baritone and native of Niagara, Brett Polegato, will enchant listeners with his rich and nuanced voice in "An Evening of Song".

Admission: $15.04 adults; $10 seniors/students; $5 eyeGo.

Location: Sean O'Sullivan Theatre, Brock University, 500 Glenridge Ave.

Contact: 905-688-5550 ext.3257
brocku.ca/music
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
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
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

7pm
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
Saturday, October 18 2014
10am-3pm
Pumpkinville

Scarecrow building contest, family pumpkin carving contest, Halloween show, children's entertainers, crafts, hay dive, face painting, inflatables, costume contest, trackless train and more.

Free admission.

Food vendors, professional photographer and pony rides (nominal charges for these items).

Location: Happy Rolph's Bird Sanctuary, 650 Read Rd.

Contact: 905-688-5601 ext.1556
www.stcatharines.ca/pumpkinville
Wednesday, October 29 2014
6pm
Carousel Caravan

A theatrical fundraiser with all proceeds going directly to fund free shows by Carousel Players for Niagara schools with limited resources.

Admission: $25

Location: Sullivan Mahoney Courthouse Theatre, 101 King St.

Contact: 905-682-8326
www.carouselplayers.com
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
2:30pm
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.

Join in the post party at Market Square for a visit with Santa and free activities for the whole family.

Location: Downtown

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

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