Events Calendar

Thursday May 26

May 26, 2022
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
In 1808, Admiral Sir John Thomas Duckworth commanded HMS Royal George on a journey spanning thousands of miles. One surviving logbook from that trip follows 6 months of the ship’s voyage. Until recently, the story behind this archival oddity has been a mystery. Join Archivist, Melanie Tucker as she shares discoveries about this ...

Sunday May 29

May 29, 2022
2:00PM - 3:00PM
Come and experience “Nia” – a sensory-based movement practice that draws from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts. Slow down and relax through gentle guided movements in the beautiful setting of our atrium, with huge windows overlooking the sky, hills and ocean. Elaine Dunphy is a certified Nia instructor with her ...

Tuesday May 31

May 31, 2022
7:00PM - 8:00PM
The Provincial Seamen’s Museum has been open for more than 50 years! Last year The Rooms celebrated the 50th anniversary of the opening of the provincial seamen’s Museum. Curator Kevin McAleese delves into the unique history of this stunning building. Did you know that it started out as a pavilion at Expo 67 ...

Thursday Jun 2

June 2, 2022
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Coffee & Culture
For the past two years, Dr. Anne Burke and Dr. Diane Collier from Memorial University have been co-researching innovative teaching, language, culture and identity. Alongside primary teachers and children from two multicultural elementary schools in St. John’s, they have worked together to enhance ways to listen to young children's perspectives, to talk ...

Friday Jun 3

June 3, 2022
4:00PM - 8:00PM
Bring the whole family to The Rooms for our 3rd MakerFaire for a fun and enjoyable evening of creativity and making. Meet and work with local artists, right in the Atrium! Students from St. Andrew’s, St. Teresa’s, Ecole des Grands Vents, Holy Cross and the Association for New Canadians have been very ...