Reproduction of Original Hall Carpet

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Reproduction of Original Hall Carpet Parrott Foundation donates $75,000 Belleville City Council provided pre-capital budget approval for $77,633 to reproduce the original hall carpet in Glanmore National Historic Site at Monday night’s council meeting. This project includes floor repairs at Glanmore and the custom reproduction of the original Wilton carpet. The majority of this cost

Education Volunteers Needed

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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 – Dec 7/14

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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 – Oct. 5/14

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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 – Sept 27/14

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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

Volunteer Appreciation

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Volunteer Appreciation Picnic held at Glanmore Glanmore Volunteers are Wonderful! Did you know that volunteers contributed approximately 4000 hours of their time to assist Glanmore National Historic Site during 2013? Without their help the museum would not be able to achieve programming, research or exhibition goals. Thank you to all who have contributed, you really