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Handmade Fun: Imagine Canada

July 17 to 31
10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays until 5 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio

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

Handmade Fun: Float your Boat

August 1 to 31
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio
10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays until 5 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 10
Resource Centre
6 to 9 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
Canadian History Hall: The Hub, Canadian History Hall Lobby, Morning Star Mezzanine
10:30 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.

Handmade Fun: Up, Up and Away!

September 1 and 4, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
September 2 and 3, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
September 5 to October 1, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio

Soar to new creative heights as you make your own hot-air balloon from beautifully decorated paper plates and paper cups.

Off to the Races!

September 9 and 10
Haida Gwaii Mezzanine
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Hop into the driver’s seat for high-octane activities such as racing toy cars down crazy tracks, vintage video games, sorting contests, and more.

Meet the Ultimate Leafs Fan

September 16
Resource Centre
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Come see an exclusive pop-up display of hockey memorabilia not seen in the exhibition. Meet special guest, Mike “The Ultimate Leafs Fan” Wilson and hear impressive stories about what it takes to make such an impressive collection.

Make your own Holder of Dreams Mosaic

September 23 and 24; September 30 and October 1
Haida Gwaii Mezzanine
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Come join the conversation on the experiences new Canadians face when immigrating to Canada by participating in a collaborative art project mosaic.

Journey of a Lifetime Theatre Performance

September 30 and October 1 – 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. in English; 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in French
October 2 and 4 – 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in English
October 3 – 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in French
October 5 – 7 to 8 p.m. in English; 5 to 6 p.m. in French
Theatre

Celebrate the diversity of Canadians while watching Canadian immigration history come alive as Heritage Park and Quest Theatre present Journey of a Lifetime.

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