Events & Programs





Wednesday Nov 21

November 21, 2018
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Lecture
Join us for a conversation with author Bernice Morgan as she speaks about her latest work, a book about growing up in St. John's.

Thursday Nov 22

November 22, 2018
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Art
Nelson White is an artist, illustrator and member of the Flat Bay First Nation Band (No'kmaq Village). Join us for a presentation by Nelson to learn more about his artistic practice, and about his experience as our Indigenous Artist in Residence.

Friday Nov 23

November 23, 2018
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Art
Join art educator Jason Sellars for an evening of printmaking, inspired by holiday cards in The Rooms collections. See cards created by the Grenfell Mission, and from the art gallery vault - then try your hand at printmaking to make a set of cards, each hand pressed and unique - perfect for sending to friends around the world this holiday season.

Saturday Nov 24

November 24, 2018
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
Bring the whole family to celebrate Archives Week at The Rooms. See archival treasures in the Reference Room; talk to our staff about our genealogy collections; check out archival films; take a "Behind the Scenes" vault tour; view archival exhibitions; or join us for an interpreted guided tour of Beaumont-Hamel and The Trail of the Caribou: Newfoundlanders and Labradorians at war and at Home 1914 - 1949. We have activities for the kids too - grab a magnifying glass and check out the map challenge, solve a jigsaw puzzle, or create your own handprint family tree.

Tuesday Nov 27

November 27, 2018
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 Café for a complimentary tea or coffee and a chance to visit with other adults.