Fundraising Plant and Bake Sale Saturday, May 30, 2015 – 8 am to 12 noon The Friends of Glanmore are taking over the front lawn at Glanmore National Historic Site for a Fundraising Plant and Bake Sale on Saturday, May 30, 2015 Don’t miss this fantastic sale, just in time for the spring planting season.
International Museum Day Open House Free Admission at Glanmore Glanmore National Historic Site is offering an Open House with free admission on Sunday, May 17 from 1 to 4 pm as part of International Museum Day celebrations. This is an excellent opportunity to revisit Belleville’s treasured historic house or discover it for the very first
Egypt, Gift of the Nile, on display until April 12, 2015 Travelling Exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum Explore Egypt, Gift of the Nile, a travelling exhibition on loan from the Royal Ontario Museum. The exhibit explores the architecture, family life, personal grooming and adornment, education, religious and funerary beliefs of this fascinating culture. See
Education Volunteer Recruitment Event at Glanmore October 29 – 31 from 1 pm to 4:30 pm Several thousand school children visit Glanmore National Historic Site each year. Volunteers play a vital role in ensuring these student visits are engaging, educational and fun. Glanmore needs more Volunteer Education Facilitators to assist the museum in the delivery
Victorian Santa Workshop Sunday, December 7, 2014 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm Make a Victorian Santa at Glanmore National Historic Site to add old-fashioned charm to your holiday decor. This Santa will look lovely on a tabletop or mantle during the holiday season. The design is adapted from craft instructions found in the December 1867
Harvest Tea and Tour Sunday, October 5, 2014 Two seatings: 12 noon and 2:30 pm Autumn is upon us and the Friends of Glanmore are offering a Harvest Tea and Tour, held at Glanmore National Historic Site on Sunday, October 5, 2014. This delicious traditional afternoon tea will be served on a three-tiered tray complet
Porchfest & Culture Days Saturday, September 27, 2014 Porchfest Belleville is a neighbourhood celebration of music in the East Hill of Belleville. Musicians perform on front porches to an audience that moves from house to house. This free family oriented event begins with an opening ceremony at 12:45 pm on the porch at Glanmore. Music at all
Summer Fun at the Museum Summer fun at the Museum invites families to explore the historic house and join our demonstrators for some old-fashioned summertime fun. Regular museum admission applies. Garden Games: Wednesday, July 9 and Wednesday, August 6, 2014 – 2:00 to 4:00 pm Play outdoor garden games such as croquet, hoops, graces and