Friends of Glanmore

Boston Pizza Night

Mondays are never the greatest day of the week and after coming home from a long day at work, nobody wants to make dinner. Glanmore National Historic Site is providing a way to beat the Monday blues, by inviting you out for dinner, on Monday, April 16. Between 5 to 8 p.m., 10% of all food sales at Boston Pizza will go to the Friends of Glanmore in support of special projects at the museum. So, bring your family and f
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Friends of Glanmore Plant and Bake Sale

Saturday, May 28 2016 – 8 a.m. to noon Treats for you and for your garden! Come to the annual Friends of Glanmore Plant and Bake Sale to purchase a variety of perennials and baked goodies generously provided by volunteers.  
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Volunteer Spotlight

Today is the last day of National Volunteer Week in Canada. This week you may have seen posts on our social media highlighting our volunteers. We wanted to make sure that everyone had a chance to learn more about some of the great people that work hard to make Glanmore such a great place to visit. Below you will find profiles on just a few of the many excellent volunteers to give their time to Glanmore. Lindi Pierce
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Fundraising Calendars Now Available

2016 Fundraising Calendars Now Available Featuring Cat and Dog Paintings by H.H. Couldery The Friends of Glanmore recently unveiled  a new fundraising initiative. They have produced a 2016 calendar featuring beautiful photographs of cat and dog paintings by Horatio H. Couldery (1832-1918) from the collection at Glanmore National Historic Site. Couldery was a noted British artist who specialized in painting cats and d
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Harvest Tea and Tour – Oct. 5/14

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 with seasonal tea sandwiches, scones with pumpkin butter and tasty sweets.  Following the tea, a guide
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Volunteer Appreciation

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 are wonderful!Six of Glanmore’s volunteers re
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Fundraising Plant Sale

Fundraising Plant Sale Saturday, May 31st, 2014 – 8 am to 1 pm Don’t miss this fantastic plant sale just in time for the spring planting season.  Stop by the front lawn of Glanmore, 257 Bridge Street East, and pick up some things for the garden.  The plant sale will feature perennials, gardening books, garden accessories, and a bake sale too.   Funds raised from this sale will be used in support of museum
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National Volunteer Week

April 6th to 12th is National Volunteer Week. The staff at Glanmore National Historic Site would like to take a moment to say thanks to our wonderful volunteers for all their hard work over the past year. Volunteers contributed more than 3000 working hours to Glanmore in 2013.      They were involved in a wide variety of activities.  Here is just a few of the activities where volunteers played an integral role last y
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