Events & Programs

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Thursday Apr 25

April 25, 2019
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Lori McCarthy has been enthusiastically collecting and sharing stories about the food culture of Newfoundland & Labrador and has since created the Livyers Cultural Alliance. Join us for Coffee & Culture to engage and share the lore of our foodways, and leave with a tasty piece ...
April 25, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
Drop by and hand-craft your own 3D spring flower or make an entire bouquet to take home! You will learn about different parts of the flower, including leaves, petals, stamens and stems.

Friday Apr 26

April 26, 2019
7:30PM - 9:30PM
Reception
Join us for a celebration of the annual Provincial Arts & Letters Awards Exhibition, and the announcement of this years winners. Sponsored by the Newfoundland & Labrador Department of Tourism, Culture Industry and Innovation
April 26, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
Join us for an artful program inspired by the Japanese printing technique of Gyotaku. Using rubber replicas, ink and rollers, make your own original prints with incredible detail. No experience required, and all materials included! Fun for the whole family!

Sunday Apr 28

April 28, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
Today we'll create our passports and then travel The Rooms to find out more about our past and perhaps our ancestors! You will leave with your very own historical passport!

Wednesday May 1

May 1, 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
The Merb'ys are coming to The Rooms. Please join us in the theatre for their lively presentation and then head up to the Café for a drink and a chat with the Merb'ys. Regular admission fees apply to this program.

Thursday May 2

May 2, 2019
2:30PM - 3:30PM
Join us for a look at this years' Annual Arts & Letters highlights and winners, as well as a look back at the program and the influence it has had in the province since it began in 1951.

Friday May 3

May 3, 2019
7:30PM - 9:00PM
Music
Guest Musician: Allan Farrell On the first Friday of every month, join a special guest musician for a Rooms Friday Night Jam Session. Bring along your instrument to join in for some fun, or sit back and tap your feet to some great traditional ...

Sunday May 5

May 5, 2019
2:00PM - 4:00PM
Family
Making your own sketchbook is a fun activity for all ages. Come and give it a try and then sit in the Atrium to sketch the view! All materials are provided. No experience necessary.

Monday May 6

May 6, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
Workshop
Excited about getting to know your ancestors? This half-day workshop is an introduction to Genealogy and will provide an orientation to the archives' extensive genealogical collection. It will also acquaint participants with practical online resources that can be used for family tree research. ...

Wednesday May 8

May 8, 2019
5:00PM - 9:00PM
Bring the whole family to The Rooms for an evening of creativity and making. Local students have been busy making buildings, houses, boats, trees, lighthouses and other structures. Local artists will set up Makerspaces throughout the Atrium. Build a model house, a ship or another ...
May 8, 2019
7:00PM - 8:00PM
Please join us for a presentation by world-renowned leader in early childhood education and research, Dr. Kristiina Kumpulainen, from Finland's Playful Learning Center, University of Helsinki.