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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit

April 29, 2017 to October 31, 2017

 Through partnerships with local conservation agencies and consultations with the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe representatives, the ACHM is pleased to present the Stewards of the St. Lawrence 2017 Exhibit in the main hall. This family focused exhibit will highlight the importance of the river to the local and visiting communities and showcase it is a cultural, recreational and economic lifeline. Through this interactive exhibit the ACHM can share information regarding conservation and stewardship and help to leave a legacy for future generations.

Lansdowne Country Market, every Friday 3 - 6:30PM

June 2, 2017 - 3:00pm to October 12, 2017 - 3:00pm

Lansdowne Country Market features local fresh food and unique products. The Market is a great place to meet your neighbours, welcome visitors while buying food and products to start your weekend off right. New on-site entertainment, demonstrations, kids activities and nearby attractions such as antique and vintage stores, restaurants, heritage walking paths, Library and splash pad create an experience for all ages and interests.

Exhibition Opening of She Shells and Associations

August 26, 2017 to September 30, 2017

Modern Fuel is pleased to present Lisa DiQuinzio and Heather Goodchild’s exhibition She Shells from August 26 to September 30th, 2017.

She Shells at Modern Fuel considers how sifting and unearthing is integral to the creative process and how the objects and spaces that surround us impact our state of being through many emotional and cognitive layers.

By employing painting, textile and sculptural work, and an intuitive process of making, DiQuinzio and Goodchild explore the cultural and psychological implications in the consideration of exterior and interior spaces.

St. Andrew's Beginning Recorder Class

September 5, 2017 - 10:00am to December 12, 2017 - 11:00am

St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church is offering adult group lessons in beginning recorder on Tuesday mornings at 10 am starting September 5, 2017. Contact the instructor, Dr. Lisa Szeker-Madden at 343-884-8436 Cost is $10 per student per lesson.

The Thousand Islands Playhouse Presents: The Birds And The Bees

September 22, 2017 - 8:00pm to October 15, 2017 - 2:30pm

Sarah, a turkey farmer, has just left her husband and moved back home with her mother, a beekeeper. They live across the road from Earl, a farmer who’s been keeping busy with a long list of ladies ever since his divorce. Things get interesting when Ben, an eager young grad student, arrives to study the declining bee population. This raucously funny new comedy tackles sex, love, science, family, and the artificial insemination of turkeys.

Heritage Skills Workshop

September 27, 2017 - 1:00pm

Heritage Skills Workshop is a new series of hand-on learning experiences during which participants will be able to explore largely forgotten skills and techniques in an informal and relaxed setting hosted by the museum's Amy Mackie.

This year’s series’ theme will be “Cooking”. This will include cooking at your own individual workstation following and tasting what you have prepared.

Dates are as follows:

September 27, 1 – 3 p.m.: Cast Iron Cooking

October 25, 1 – 3 p.m.: Wartime Recipes

November 29, 1 – 3 p.m.: Candy Making

New West End Farmers' Market in Kingston

September 27, 2017 - 2:00pm

New West end Farmers' Market located 5km west of the Cataraqui Town Centre on Highway #2 at Westbrook United Church. Every Wednesday 2-6 until October 11th. Fresh vegetables, apples, local beef, pork & lamb, preserves, wine, honey, maple syrup, home baking, artisan products, barbecue and more. We are dedicated to food grown on farms within 75km of Kingston." Come check us out!

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