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Posted On Wednesday, January 26, 2022

McDougall Cottage Historic Site curating exhibit highlighting Resiliency
Using the 165-year-old Cottage as a metaphor, this Cambridge gem shines light on shared personal stories of resiliency coupled with strategies for bouncing back from life’s challenges.
Region of Waterloo - On a day known for acknowledging the diverse mental health challenges that affect the lives of many, the Region of Waterloo’s McDougall Cottage Historic Site, in partnership with...

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Posted On Thursday, October 07, 2021

Waterloo Region – Schneider Haus National Historic Site is pleased to announce the opening of UN/COVERINGS, Mennonite & Muslim Women’s Heads and Heartson October 8, 2021.
This multimedia, fashion-based installation, co-curated by Dr. Laura Morlock, lecturer at Ryerson’s School of Fashion, and Dr. Cristina Moreno-Almeida, Post Doctoral Fellow at King’s College London, invites visitors to challenge their own biases and stereotypes around...

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Posted On Tuesday, September 01, 2020

Human Plus exhibit photoWhen cutting edge science and engineering join forces to assist the human body, the possibilities for improving day-to-day lives are endless! Human Plus: Real Lives + Real Engineering opens at the Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum on September 25, 2020. Timed tickets will be available soon on Eventbrite and can be purchased through the museum website.
“This new exhibition invites our visitors to explore the dynamic, creative, user-focused engineering processes that...

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Posted On Monday, June 29, 2020

The Mandela: Struggle for Freedom exhibit at the Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum will reopen to the public on July 2, 2020. This will allow visitors one month to see the exhibit before it closes on August 3, 2020.
Advance tickets can be purchased online at www.waterlooregionmuseum.ca . Tickets are available for 90-minute bookings and capacity is limited to enable safety protocols that include physical distancing and cleaning.
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Posted On Monday, June 29, 2020

Region of Waterloo Museums’ Summer Day Camps will begin July 6 and will operate from Schneider Haus National Historic Site. All camps will comply with Provincial and Public Health guidelines that ensure a safe experience for all campers. A limited number of Summer Day Camps are now available for purchase. For more information and to register visit www.schneiderhaus.ca . Camps will take place in July and August with programs for children from seven to 13 years...
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