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Events at the St. Catharines Museum & Welland Canals Centre

Stories from the Front - Nov. 10

Stories from the Front

Stories from the Front is an original dramatic production featuring local stories and music from the First World War including the letters, diaries, and photographs of St. Catharines men and women. Join us as we honour both the men who fought overseas during the First World War and those they left behind at home for this special Remembrance Day weekend performance. 

Tickets are $5.00 per person. Tickets can purchased  via ePlay   (Barcode #103853) or by calling the Museum at 905-984-8880. 

1918 Victory Party - Nov. 30

 Victory Party

We did our bit! The St. Catharines Museum is closing the Doing our Bit: WWI from St. Catharines to the Western Front exhibition with an 1918-themed party! Just as they celebrated the end of the First World War, this exhibit-closing party will feature era-inspired decoration, costumed actors, food, drink, and entertainment. Special features of the evening include:

  • Live Jazz band playing the sounds of the era. 
  • Dance demonstrations and performance led by Social Ease Dance Studio.
  • Lock Street Brewing Company serving their craft beer, as well as Megalomaniac wines and organic non-alcoholic sodas.
  • Dessert bars featuring a variety of era-inspired treats and goodies from local businesses. 
  • Costume contest with prizes. We encourage all attendees to dress in 1918-inspired costume and celebrate with us! 

Join us Friday, November 30 from 8 p.m.- midnight for this 19+ event. Tickets are $10.00 per person and can be purchased via ePlay (Barcode #104203) or by calling the Museum at 905.984.8880. 

The Annual Mitten Tree Campaign - Nov. 24 through Jan. 6, 2019

Mitten Tree

Help local families in need with donations of winter clothing. Bring a pair of mittens, hats, scarves, and other winter wear to decorate our Mitten Tree. All donations support Community Care of St. Catharines. Thorold, and Out of the Cold.

On Saturday November 24th, the St. Catharines Museum launches our annual Mitten Tree Campaign with a kick-off event between 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

To start off the holiday season festivities, the Museum is giving back to the community with a fun day of family-friendly activities. We invite you to join us for crafts, hot chocolate, knitting circles and more! Don’t forget to bring in a pair of mittens for the tree! 

Holiday Programs at the Museum - Jan. 2-4, 2019

Join in exciting and adventurous programs the Museum has to offer during the winter break. 

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