Events Calendar

Please Note: Due to preparations for the spectacular event, A Night at the Circus, The Rooms will close to the public at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, September 23. We will reopen at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 24. Thank you for your understanding! If you would like to attend this event, tickets can be purchased here.





Friday Sep 30

September 30, 2022
12:00PM - 9:00PM
Self-Guided
Pause, Ponder, Reflect: A Visitor’s Guide for Truth and Reconciliation The Truth and Reconciliation Committee’s Calls to Action locate museums as important places for renewing relationships with Indigenous Peoples through education and questioning colonial histories. As you travel through our galleries, pick up a guide at our admissions desk to take ...
September 30, 2022
12:00PM - 9:00PM
Films
A selection of short films from the National Film Board of Canada’s (NFB) rich collection of Indigenous-made films from across Canada will be screening on a loop in the theatre from September 26 – September 30.  Evanniup Kilautinga (Inuktitut Version) Director: Ossie Michelin 2021 | 14 min   Evan’s Drum Director: Ossie Michelin 2021 | 14 min 15 ...

Saturday Oct 1

October 1, 2022
10:00AM - 5:00PM
Seniors
In honour of our seniors, The Rooms celebrates National Senior’s Day and the United Nations International Day of Older Persons. We value those who made it possible for us to be who we are today. The Rooms will offer free admission to seniors on October 1 and 2. Tai Chi Demonstration, 1 pm ...
October 1, 2022
2:00PM - 3:30PM
Special Event
Power Productions "Tales of Us" celebrates the unique cultural experiences and voices of artists who self-identify as living with a seen or unseen disability. Through comedy, contemporary work, original creations and classic prose, artists will share their talents through the lens of lived experience as a self-identified individual with a disability. Directed ...

Sunday Oct 2

October 2, 2022
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family Fun
Join us for a drop-in youth design workshop explaining architecture through Origami.  Explore how to make shapes and space by folding and no cutting. Use templates or get creative to make your own animal or building design – perhaps even The Rooms! This program is hosted in collaboration with the Newfoundland and ...
October 2, 2022
2:00PM - 3:30PM
Special Event
Power Productions "Tales of Us" celebrates the unique cultural experiences and voices of artists who self-identify as living with a seen or unseen disability. Through comedy, contemporary work, original creations and classic prose, artists will share their talents through the lens of lived experience as a self-identified individual with a disability. Directed ...

Wednesday Oct 5

October 5, 2022
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Special Film Festival
October 2 – 7 marks NL Architecture Week.  Join us along with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Architects for two evenings of Architecture in Film at The Rooms. INCEPTION Director / Writer / Producer Christopher Nolan U.K. 2010 Inception (107 minutes) demonstrates architecture’s power to influence our perspective of the world around ...

Thursday Oct 6

October 6, 2022
7:00PM - 9:00PM
Special Film Festival
October 2 – 7 marks NL Architecture Week.  Join us along with the Newfoundland and Labrador Association of Architects for two evenings of Architecture in Film at The Rooms. THE TRUMAN SHOW Director – Peter Weir/ Writer – Andrew Niccol Producers Scott Rudin, Andrew Niccol, Edward S. Feldman, and Adam Schroeder, USA 1998 The Truman ...

Saturday Oct 8

October 8, 2022
10:00AM - 5:00PM
Films
Join us for a screening of short films thanks to the Nickel Independent Film Festival. Weekends in October and November, you’ll be able to watch a selection from the 2022 Come Home Year Roadshow program. Dad and the Fridge Box Director: Mary Walsh Runtime: 9 minutes Nalujuk Night Director: Jennie Williams Runtime: 13 minutes Mudder’s Hands Director: Clint ...

Sunday Oct 9

October 9, 2022
12:00PM - 5:00PM
Films
Join us for a screening of short films thanks to the Nickel Independent Film Festival. Weekends in October and November, you’ll be able to watch a selection from the 2022 Come Home Year Roadshow program. Dad and the Fridge Box Director: Mary Walsh Runtime: 9 minutes Nalujuk Night Director: Jennie Williams Runtime: 13 minutes Mudder’s Hands Director: Clint ...
October 9, 2022
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family Fun
2022 marks 30 years since the cod moratorium was declared. Join us for a day of all things cod including films and activities as we look back on the cod fishery and how it has impacted Newfoundland and Labrador. Included in the cost of admission. 1:00 - 4:00 pm Cod Print Crafting  - ...
October 9, 2022
1:00PM - 4:00PM
Family Fun
Get Hands on with our Province’s plants, animals and wild spaces at The Rooms with Nature NL! Nature Nook is a monthly hands-on session to interact with real specimens like seal pelts, skulls, whale baleen, antlers, moose fur, and a variety of rocks and minerals. Join us to learn more about nature ...

Tuesday Oct 11

October 11, 2022
10:30AM - 11:35AM
Members Only Tour
Please join us for a very special tour with Lori Temple, Collections Manager Archaeology/Indigenous Peoples Collections, of the Archaeology Lab at The Rooms in celebration of International Archaeology Day. This tour is open to Rooms Members only. To register please email: membership@therooms.ca by Monday, October 10, 2022. This is a free tour but ...

Wednesday Oct 12

October 12, 2022
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Engaging Evening
Join us for a Q&A with curator Eliot Wright to discuss the exhibition of his grandfather Don Wright’s (1931-1988) photographs of life in outport Newfoundland in the 1970s. The Q&A will discuss the curator’s connection to the work, motivations behind the exhibition and the main themes in the photographs. The talk ...