Every Sunday from 2-4 pm. Starting Sunday October 13, 2013 and running until Sunday December 8, 2013
What does glue, glitter, paint, popsicle sticks and the odd squid or two have in common? FUN! Drop by and see
what the fun is about as you learn, explore and create together as a family. Programs are included with the cost of
CREATE YOUR OWN GHOST
Following the Ghost Stories performance, come and create your own spooky images or write a scary story to share with your friends this Halloween.
COLOUR YOUR CITY
Explore how the city once was and how our cityscape has evolved. Get inspired by our commanding view of the harbour and by an art gallery exhibition
of historical and contemporary landscape paintings then try your hand at hand tinting photographs from our archival collection.
GENTLE GIANTS AND PAPER PUPPET PUPPIES
Famed with bravery, a gentle spirit and strong swimming abilities, the Newfoundland Dog is an iconic symbol of our province. Join us to find out more
about these “gentle giants” and how important they were to everyday life in Newfoundland and Labrador. We’ll read stories of heroic Newfoundland dogs
and fashion paper bags into your very own Fido.
STAINED GLASS FROM THE 1920s
Rich colours and geometric shapes were all the rage in the 1920s. Make your own stained glass window with our Art Deco styles. Afterwards, visit the
Roaring Twenties: Heels, Hemlines and High Spirits, a travelling exhibit from the Bata Shoe Museum, to get a feel for the 1920s lifestyle.
Sunday, November 24 – Family Fun CANCELLED due to Downtown Christmas Parade
TRIMMING THE TREE THE TRADITIONAL WAY
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon of Christmas spirit at The Rooms. With paper, ribbon and a few other odds and ends, we’ll create decorations to adorn your
tree at home. Don’t forget to make an extra-special ornament to hang on a tree at The Rooms.
Back by popular demand: POCKET MUMMERS!
Learn how to turn a handkerchief into a mini pocket mummer and then rig it up with all the mini mummer gear: ugly sticks, silly tricks, and even a
mini hobby horse. They may be mini, but it’ll be major fun.