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NEXT WEEK at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

at the Canadian Museum of Civilization
December 29, 2008 to January 4, 2009

Holiday Hours
December 29 to 31: open until 5 p.m.
January 1: open until 8 p.m.

Upcoming Activities
Activities are free with Museum admission, unless otherwise indicated.

2009 Valentine’s Day Ball
For Love, Children, Youth
Saturday, February 14, 2009
Grand Hall
Tickets on sale now
Tickets: $250All proceeds go to the children’s and youth programs of the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canadian War Museum. Dinner and dancing … an enchanting and romantic setting … a memorable Valentine’s Day. For more information, call 819-7767183.

Protective Amulets
Monday, December 29
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Northern Salon
Make your own Egyptian-inspired amulet after visiting the exhibition Tombs of Eternity. Then use your creation to protect yourself, ward off evil or even bring yourself good luck.

A Jazzy Afternoon
Tuesday, December 30
1 to 4 p.m.
River View Salon
Warm up this holiday season with some cool jazz performed by Jenna Glatt and her musicians.

Heart and Soul: Express Yourself!
Tuesday, December 30 and Saturday, January 3
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Special Exhibitions Gallery C
Visit the exhibition and discover some wonderful folk art techniques with artist Marie-Pierre Kroetsch.

Awaken the Artist Within!
Special Exhibitions Gallery C

Draw inspiration from original folk art pieces and create your own unique work of art in the exhibition’s activity space.

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