Our Hamilton: Through Their Eyes

Our Hamilton: Through Their Eyes

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Gain insight into the lives of… More >

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Gain insight into the lives of soldiers who protected the freedom of all Canadians in commemoration of our Nation’s 150th Anniversary.

The effects of the First World War were so far-reaching they impacted the lives of every Hamiltonian. Follow the course of Hamilton’s involvement from the initial ‘call to arms’ to the post-war period through treasures from the collections of The Hamilton Military Museum including letters, photos and personal items owned by Hamiltonians, and experience the war Through Their Eyes

Cost: Family: $11.50, Adults: $4, Seniors: $3.50, Youth: $3.50, Children: $3, Infants: Free

For more information contact:
Phone: 905-546-2872
Email: military@hamilton.ca
www.hamilton.ca/militarymuseum

 

Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1

Email military@hamilton.ca

Web http://www.hamilton.ca/militarymuseum


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  • Public Talk: A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy
    McMaster Museum of Art

     A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy 1 September – 9 December, 2017 This exhibition examines and celebrates the… More >

     A Cultivating Journey: The Herman H. Levy Legacy

    1 September – 9 December, 2017

    This exhibition examines and celebrates the collection of significant European historical and modern art donated to the McMaster Museum of Art by Hamilton businessman Herman H. Levy in 1984. Featured are paintings by Claude Monet, Gustave Caillebotte, Gustave Courbet, Camille Pissarro, Chaim Soutine, Vincent van Gogh and more.

    Ihor Holubizky | CURATOR’S TALK: Tuesday October 24, 12:30 – 1:20 pm
    Curating & Collecting: Thursday November 23, 6 – 8 pm
    A Public Talk by Tobi Bruce (Director, Collections &  Exhibitions, Art Gallery of Hamilton)

                               Ihor Holubizky  (Senior Curator, McMaster Museum of Art)

    Time 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Location 1280 Main Street West, Hamiton, L8S 4L6

    Email museum@mcmaster.ca


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  • Winter Lights at the Rock
    Rock Garden

    Let the light be your guide as the Rock Garden awakens the spirit of winter! Explore how multicultural traditions and… More >

    Let the light be your guide as the Rock Garden awakens the spirit of winter! Explore how multicultural traditions and activities that make us quintessentially Canadian are rooted in natural phenomena that change the seasons. Immerse yourself in a story of celebrations and adaptations.

    5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (last admittance is 7:30 p.m.)

    Part of Holiday Traditions

     

     

    Tickets
    Admission $10.00
    Child aged 0 – 2 years Free
    *Members receive 10% off
    *Prices are subject to HST

    Time 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Location 1185 York Blvd, Hamilton, L0R 2H9

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/winterlights


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  • Santa's Signature Experience
    Royal Botanical Gardens

    Santa returns to his favourite garden and he’s brought along his merry elves to deliver the most joyous holiday celebration… More >

    Santa returns to his favourite garden and he’s brought along his merry elves to deliver the most joyous holiday celebration yet! Santa has returned with a signature experience for all of his little visitors to enjoy.

    Your ticket includes a return trip on The RBG Express, hot chocolate and a cookie, storytelling and crafting with Santa’s helpers and of course your visit with Santa.

    Time-ticketed, pre-registration required. This experience is approximately 1 hour. Please arrive to RBG at least 15 minutes prior to your departure time. A portion of this experience is outdoors.

    Tickets available at: https://www.rbg.ca/santa 

    Location 680 Plains Road W, Burlington, L7H 4H4

    Web https://www.rbg.ca/santa


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  • Holiday Traditions
    Royal Botanical Gardens

    In this, Canada's 150th year, Royal Botanical Gardens is going bigger than ever with our holiday celebrations. Join us for… More >

    In this, Canada's 150th year, Royal Botanical Gardens is going bigger than ever with our holiday celebrations. Join us for performances, Santa experiences, exhibits and more as we welcome the holiday season.

    rbg.ca/holidaytraditions
     pre-registration required
    (t) Ticketed event, RBG member discount applies

    North Pole Experiences
    We are keeping the Claus' busy this holiday season! From Santa visits and train rides, to storytimes and brunches, there are lots of opportunities to have your own North Pole Experience at RBG. 
    - Santa's Signature Experience (t) rbg.ca/santa#visit
    - Brunch With Santa and Mrs. Claus (t) rbg.ca/santa#storytelling

    Holiday Entertainment
    Get in the holiday spirit by celebrating the arts! RBG presents weekend performances for the whole family, and special events with Second City and the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.
    - The Second City (t) rbg.ca/hpo-rocks
    - Weekly Entertainment (i) rbg.ca/
    holiday-entertainment

    Displays & Exhibits
    Slow it down and take time to experience the joy of the season with three holiday displays at RBG. Marvel at the detail in two different train displays, and experience the Rock light up for a seasonal celebration.
    - Lightshow at the Rock (t) rbg.ca/escarpment-train
    - Botanical Train Display (i) rbg.ca/holiday-traditions

    Location 680 Plains Road W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/holidaytraditions


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  • The McQuesten's Childhood Christmas
    Whitehern Historic House & Garden

    Enjoy this special time of year as the McQuestens look back on the Christmas of their childhood. Once a year,… More >

    Enjoy this special time of year as the McQuestens look back on the Christmas of their childhood. Once a year, the family's toys are gathered under a whimsically decorated tree. The table is beautifully set with the China they used for Christmas and New Year's. Cedar roping and satin ribbon complete the picture. Experience the holidays as they were celebrated through the eras, from the 1850s to the 1930s.  
    Time: 12 – 4 pm (Open Tuesday to Sunday; Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day)
     

    Location 41 Jackson Street West, Hamilton, L8P 1L3

    Email whitehern@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/whitehern


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  • "12 Days of Christmas"
    Robert Hall Originals

    Canadian Made for Christmas! Pewter Gifts, Jewellery & Stone Decor, made in our studio in St. George. Experience Christmas shopping… More >

    Canadian Made for Christmas! Pewter Gifts, Jewellery & Stone Decor, made in our studio in St. George. Experience Christmas shopping in a relaxed country setting!

    Rock'n Discounts & free coffee & treats!

    November 16 to 27, 10 am to 5 pm each day, closed Sundays

    Time 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Location 138 Sugar Maple Road, St. George, N0E 1N0

    Email inquiry@roberthalloriginals.com

    Web http://www.roberthalloriginals.com


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  • T.B McQuestion Sculpture

    RBG founder Thomas Baker McQuesten B. McQuesten The T.B. McQuesten Sculpture Competition will celebrate the legacy of the community leader… More >

    RBG founder Thomas Baker McQuesten B. McQuesten The T.B. McQuesten Sculpture Competition will celebrate the legacy of the community leader and set in motion the process of honouring him in perpetuity.

    Location 680 Plains Rd. W, Burlington, L7T 4H4

    Web http://www.rbg.ca/150-arts


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  • Ontario Archaeological Society Monthly Lectures at Fieldcote

    Join the OAS Hamilton Chapter at its monthly meetings and lectures at Fieldcote, held on the third Thursday of every… More >

    Join the OAS Hamilton Chapter at its monthly meetings and lectures at Fieldcote, held on the third Thursday of every month. A lecture or film is presented, with coffee and snacks.

    7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Location 64 Sulphur Springs Rd., Ancaster, L9G 1L8


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  • Our Hamilton: Through Their Eyes

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Gain insight into the lives of… More >

    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017
    12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Gain insight into the lives of soldiers who protected the freedom of all Canadians in commemoration of our Nation’s 150th Anniversary.

    The effects of the First World War were so far-reaching they impacted the lives of every Hamiltonian. Follow the course of Hamilton’s involvement from the initial ‘call to arms’ to the post-war period through treasures from the collections of The Hamilton Military Museum including letters, photos and personal items owned by Hamiltonians, and experience the war Through Their Eyes

    Cost: Family: $11.50, Adults: $4, Seniors: $3.50, Youth: $3.50, Children: $3, Infants: Free

    For more information contact:
    Phone: 905-546-2872
    Email: military@hamilton.ca
    www.hamilton.ca/militarymuseum

     

    Time 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Location 610 York Blvd., Hamilton, L8R 3H1

    Email military@hamilton.ca

    Web http://www.hamilton.ca/militarymuseum


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  • Exhibition: Wine, Water, and Oil: Domestic Vessels from the Greek & Roman World
    McMaster Museum of Art

    Wine, Water, and Oil: Domestic Vessels from the Greek & Roman World Ongoing exhibition curated by Dr. Spencer Pope.   This antiquities… More >

    Wine, Water, and Oil: Domestic Vessels from the Greek & Roman World
    Ongoing exhibition curated by Dr. Spencer Pope.   This antiquities exhibition presents a picture of daily domestic life in the ancient world through objects familiar to Greek and Roman households. 

    Time 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Location 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, L8S 4L6

    Email museum@mcmaster.ca


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