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NEXT WEEK at the Canadian Museum of Civilization May 31 to June 6, 2010

at the Canadian Museum of Civilization
May 31 to June 6, 2010

Activities are free with Museum admission unless otherwise indicated.


Horse Week
May 29 to June 6
A week of great activities celebrating Canada’s equine industry — and one of themost fascinating animals on the planet.

Horsemanship 101
Tuesday, June 1
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Gallery C
Certified horse trainer and international clinician France Vanier shares information about training practices, effective communication, and harmony between horse and rider.

Miniature Horses
June 2 and 3
Noon to 4 p.m.
Waterfall Court
Meet and greet the Miniatures: friendly, intelligent and loveable animals that make excellent pets and companions!


Saddle Up!
Friday, June 4
 9:30 a.m. to 1p.m.
June 5 and 6
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Waterfall Court
Grooming is important to a horse’s health and comfort. Learn about tack and techniques as we help Mr. Maple look his best!

Giddy Up!
June 5 and 6
10:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.
In celebration of Horse Week, ride your hobbyhorse into the Children’s Museum for storytelling, a horseshoe tournament, a horse-sketching workshop and more!


Media Information:

Chief, Media Relations
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7167

Media Relations Officer
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7169

Fax: 819 776-7187

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