Events & Programs

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Thursday Nov 21

November 21, 2019
2:30PM - 3:30PM
CC
Did you know that in 1925, the Great War Veterans Association brought the Ultra-Modern Society Circus to St. John's as a fundraiser? Wonderbolt's, Beni Malone will share his archival research as we explore the world of St. John's in the twenties and the year the circus ...

Friday Nov 22

November 22, 2019
6:30PM - 9:00PM
Film
Fogo Island Film is an annual series organized by Fogo Island Arts devoted to international films that consider the diversity of relationships between nature and society. This year's theme is Resistance and Resilience, featuring the following events: Friday November 22nd 6:30-9:00 pm ...

Saturday Nov 23

November 23, 2019
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
The Rooms Provincial Archives Open House: Celebrating Archives Week 2019 Come with your family to share in our Open House in celebration of Archives Week, 2019. Visit the Reference Room to see archival treasures; talk to reference staff about our genealogy ...
November 23, 2019
1:00PM - 4:30PM
Film
Fogo Island Film is an annual series organized by Fogo Island Arts devoted to international films that consider the diversity of relationships between nature and society. This year's theme is Resistance and Resilience, featuring the following events: Friday November 22nd 6:00-9:00pm ...

Sunday Nov 24

November 24, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family Fun
Inspired by the work of Marlene Creates, make your own memory map of the places that are near (or far) and dear to you with a multitude of media
November 24, 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM
Film
Fogo Island Film is an annual series organized by Fogo Island Arts devoted to international films that consider the diversity of relationships between nature and society. This year's theme is Resistance and Resilience, featuring the following events: Friday November 22nd 6:00-9:00pm ...

Tuesday Nov 26

November 26, 2019
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Family
Bring your tot along every Tuesday and join us for Big Fun. The program - designed for children aged 2-4 years - features stories, songs, puppets, games and crafts for tots and their guardian. Afterward, head upstairs to The Rooms Cafe for a complimentary tea or ...

Wednesday Nov 27

November 27, 2019
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Have you always wanted to learn how to play 120's but have never had the chance? Join our enthusiastic volunteer instructors as they share their love of this iconic card game. Spaces are limited and pre-registration is recommended for each session. To ...
November 27, 2019
4:00PM - 8:00PM
Family
Bring the whole family to The Rooms for our 2nd MakerFaire! Enjoy an evening of creativity and making, meet and work with local artists and learn all about communication and multiliteracies right in the Atrium! Students from Beachy Cove Elementary, Lakecrest Independent School, ...
November 27, 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
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ENGAGING EVENING Micheal Langan is an Indigenous artist from Cote Frist Nation, Treaty 4 Territory, who is committed to educating people through creative and haunting renderings of our colonial past. After moving to Regina almost 20 years ago, Micheal immersed himself in the ...

Thursday Nov 28

November 28, 2019
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Lecture
Please join us as we welcome Tom Mugford from the Ministry of Education, Danielle Benoit from First Light St. John's Friendship Centre, and Micheal Langan, artist and educator for a panel discussion about Indigenous art, culture and education. Moderated by Dr. Rochelle Cote ...

Sunday Dec 1

December 1, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
There is something super special about receiving a handmade Christmas card. Join us for a fun-filled afternoon to make cards for your entire family - funny cards, serious cards, traditional cards, whimsical cards! Imagine how surprised family and friends will be when they receive ...
December 1, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Christmas wreaths are a classic holiday decoration with an astounding history. In this relaxed, fun-filled, hands-on workshop, Programmer, Joy Barfoot will help you create your very own faux wreath that is sure to bring the festive spirit into your home. From traditional to fun ...

Tuesday Dec 3

December 3, 2019
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Bring your tot along every Tuesday and join us for Big Fun. The program - designed for children aged 2-4 years - features stories, songs, puppets, games and crafts for tots and their guardian. Afterward, head upstairs to The Rooms Cafe for a complimentary tea or ...

Wednesday Dec 4

December 4, 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
EE
Author and Santa Claus, Bruce Templeton will be joining us as we enjoy a magical evening retracing the history of Christmas. A challenged child writes a letter to the North Pole asking if the Reindeer can fly backwards. He wants to go back in time ...