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Come and celebrate Halloween with Sesame Street friends!


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Gatineau, Quebec, October 22, 2012—Again this year, the Canadian Museum of Civilization invites you to celebrate Halloween with your favourite costumed characters from Sesame Street!

Join us on Saturday, October 27 when kids of all ages are invited to a Halloween party in the company of Sesame Street friends. Dress up in your favourite costume, eat a yummy snack and get creative by decorating your own mini-pumpkin. Join our DJ for a dance party and have your camera ready for appearances by Walkaround Elmo, Cookie Monster and Abby Cadabby!

Don’t forget to stop at the Children’s Museum to find 10 bats that have decided to make their nests in various places throughout the Museum. Find all the hidden bats to win a special Halloween treat!

The Bat Hunt
October 23 to 31
Children’s Museum
There will be bats on hats, under mats and bats taking naps…

Sesame Street Halloween Party
Saturday, October 27
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Grand Hall
Dress up in your best costume and join us for an afternoon full of fun and treats, with your favourite Sesame Street friends! 

 More information is available at www.historymuseum.ca or by calling 819-776-7000 or 1-800-555-5621.

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 Information (media):

Patricia Lynch
Manager, Media Relations,
Partnerships and Special Events
Telephone: 819-776-7167


Stéphanie Verner
Media Relations Officer
Telephone: 819-776-7169


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