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Canadian Museum of History Presents The Dream Catchers

June 21
Grand Hall
11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

THE DREAM CATCHERS musical will take you on a quest to find hope for the future and dares you to believe that no dream is too small.

Through the Lens Featuring Suuhk! Suuhk! Hockey

June 29
Resource Centre
7 p.m. in French

This documentary about a minor hockey tournament in Val-d’Or reveals how an annual sports competition brings together Cree families and communities in northern Quebec.

Canada History Week at the Museum

July 3 to 9
The Canadian History Hall
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Be among the first to visit the new Canadian History Hall, as interpreters help you discover fascinating stories from our country’s rich past.

Handmade Fun: Imagine Canada

July 4 to 31
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays until 4 p.m.

Celebrate our country’s 150th birthday by making an imaginative work of art showing the world how you feel about Canada.

Power Wheelchair Hockey

July 16
Grand Hall
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come cheer on teams from the Ottawa Power Wheelchair Hockey League as they play a friendly and exciting game of adaptive floor hockey in the Grand Hall!

Handmade Fun: Float your Boat

August 1 to 31
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays until 4 p.m.

Make a splash by crafting a little sailboat with colourful peel-and-stick foam, then take it with you on your summer adventures.

Through the Lens: On and Off the Ice with the Huskies

August 3
Resource Centre
7 p.m. in French

Producer Martin Guérin and photographer Hugo Lacroix take you behind the scenes in their documentation of the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies’ championship hockey season.

Archaeology Month: Reconstructions in the Canadian History Hall

August 17
Resource Centre
6 p.m.; in English with simultaneous French translation

August is Archaeology Month at the Museum. Explore the archaeological research behind the new Canadian History Hall with two of the Museum’s curators: Dr. Janet Young and Dr. Matthew Betts.

Awesome History

August 20
River View Park, Canadian History Hall: Hub
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Learn flint-knapping, Métis beadwork, finger weaving, and the art of upcycling during a family day of workshops inspired by stories in the Canadian History Hall.

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