Interpreting Food in Historic Kitchens: the joys and challenges of bridging history and contemporary experience
DATE: Thursday June 14, 2018
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
COST: $4.00/Grimsby Museum Member and $8.00/non-member
Pre-registration required. Please call, email or visit the museum to register
Speaker Bio - Originally from Montreal, Janet studied History at Concordia University. She moved to Hamilton in 1997 and began working as an Historical Interpreter at Dundurn National Historic Site in 2002, becoming the Historic Kitchen Coordinator in 2006. Her work includes providing food history education to a wide range of students and adults, as well as running historic hands-on cooking workshops for all ages. Janet values the compelling opportunity for historians to link heritage with today’s food topics while remaining true to research and interpretation.
Historic Wednesday Walks
Historic Wednesday Walks @ 7:00 p.m.
$7.00/Grimsby Museum Member and $10.00 for non-member
Pre-registration required. Please call, email or visit the museum to register. Discover Grimsby’s history on guided walking tours.
June 13th - St. Andrews Church Graveyard
June 20th - Historic Grimsby Beach
June 27th - Main Street: Then & Now
July 18th - From the 40 to Grimsby
July 25th - Queens Lawn Cemetery
August 1st - Historic Grimsby Beach
August 8th - The Little Town That Grew
Arm Chair Wednesday Walks @ 7:00 p.m.
(No walking required—Sit in the comfort of a chair)
August 15th - Main Street: Then & Now
August 22nd - Historic Grimsby Beach
Canada Day Celebration
DATE: July 1, 2018
TIME: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Join us at the Grimsby Museum for family activities: bouncy castles, musical entertainment, food, face-painting, games, crafts and much more. Free Admission.
EVENT LOCATION: Grimsby Museum, 6 Murray St. Grimsby. L3M 4G5
Crock A Doodle Workshop at the Museum
Unicorns and Dragons!
Saturday July 28th 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
$25.00/participant. Ages 4+. Paint your own pottery with Crock A Doodle Grimsby. Your choice of unicorn or dragon. Make a magic candy wand and explore medieval life in the museum galleries! Pre-registration required. Please call, email or visit the museum to register. Waiver form required for children being dropped off.
26th Annual Fundraising Dinner in Support of the Grimsby Museum
DATE: Saturday November 3, 2018.
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
EVENT LOCATION: Casablana Winery Inn
REGISTRATION: Pre-registration required. Please call, email or visit the museum to register.
Save the Date! Details to be annouced.