SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(Please note that this is a draft
and may be changed due to unforeseen circumstances. Please check
this on a regular basis to note any changes that occur. Thank
May 1 (Tuesday) at 9:00 AM:
Museum opens to the public
for the 2018 Season. Hours at this time are
Monday to Friday 9:00 AM
- 5:00 PM, and other times by appointment.
August 11 (Saturday):
PM Community Field Day at the PM Community
Centre grounds. Starts with
Breakfast in the PM Hall from 7:00 to 10:30 AM.
Menu includes toast, eggs, bacon, homemade pancakes, sausage, maple syrup,
juice, tea and coffee. Penny Auction
starting at 7:00 AM with
draws at 11:00
Achievement Day begins at 9:00 AM.
August 16 (Thursday) from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM: Tea
at the Museum with the draw for the
"Talents and Treasures" Silent Auction at
(Tuesday) at 1:30 PM: Regular Museum meeting
at the Museum.
August TBA (Thursday) from
11:00 AM to 1:30 PM: Seniors'
Corn Boil at the Parkdale-Maplewood Community Hall.
Seniors are invited to come for entertainment, games and a healthy lunch. It's
FREE but donations are welcome for PRO Kids. For information, call 902-530-3285.
You may find more
information on the
MODL website under news and events.
August 31 (Friday):
hours return to Monday to Friday 9:00 AM
- 5:00 PM, and other times by appointment
with the following exceptions: closed on Monday, Sept 3 (Labour Day) and open on
Saturday, Sept 8 for our annual Heritage Blueberry Festival.
September 8 (Saturday) from 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM: 35th
Annual Heritage Blueberry Festival.
September 18 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM: Regular Museum meeting
at the Museum.
September 28 (Friday) at
Noon: Museum closes for the
October 16 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM: Regular Museum meeting
at the home of TBA.
??October (Saturday) afternoon:
Family Pumpkin Party
PM Community Hall grounds. This is a coordinated efforts by the MODL and
the Livewires 4-H club. Please check back here or the
MODL website for times and activities for this
November 20 (Tuesday) at
Regular Museum meeting at the home of TBA.
December 1 (Saturday) at 7:00 PM:
Community Hall Christmas Concert.
Prices: Adults = $ 5.00; children 5 to 12 years old = $ 2.50; under 5 = free. There will also be skits, an
auction, door prizes and a visit from Santa. Proceeds for the Hall.
December 10 (Monday) at 6:00 PM:
Christmas Party. This
will be held at the PM Community Hall. Doors open at 5:00 PM. Potluck supper
starts at 6:00 PM. This party is open to all Museum volunteers,
members and guests. We ask that everyone bring a main dish
breads or dessert. Also we ask that you provide your own dishes
and either clean them yourselves or plan to take them home dirty
to minimize clean up. There will be a Chinese Auction of Christmas
items i.e. Fir wreath, Christmas dinner in a basket, etc. Parents of
children are asked to bring gifts for their children for under the tree for
Santa to pass out. We will also be having the draw for our
item at this time. Proceeds from this Auction go toward the operation of
February 19 (Tuesday) at
Brainstorming meeting - location at the home of Secretary - Treasurer, Wendy Looke in Scarsdale.
at 12:00 noon.
Annual General meeting followed by the
at 1:30 PM.
March 19 (Tuesday)
starting at 9:00 AM: Quilting
Party at the home of Secretary - Treasurer, Wendy Looke, in Scarsdale.
at 12:00 noon.
monthly meeting at 1:30 PM. All quilters are welcome!!! The more the merrier!!!
April 16 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:
meeting at the home of TBA.
May 4 (Saturday) at
6:00 PM: Museum's Welcome Back Invitational Potluck supper and
This is held at the Parkdale-Maplewood Community Hall. Doors will open at
5:00 PM. Cost of meal will be $ 5.00
per person. If you wish to attend, please contact a Museum member
or the Museum staff to receive an invitation. Numerous "Spring-time" items
for Chinese Auction are being collected.
May 21 (Tuesday) at
Regular Museum meeting at the Museum.
June 18 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM: Regular
Museum meeting at the Museum.
July 1: Canada Day - Museum
July 2 (Tuesday):
hours are now extended to include Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. We
may open Sundays by appointment.
July 10 (Wednesday) from
11:30 AM - 1:30
in July Tea in Aunt Dinah's
Tea Room at the Museum. A luncheon of sandwiches and sweets will
be provided at $6.00 per person. A bake table will be available.
Tickets will be available for sale on our annual raffle item as well as a raffle
item to be drawn for at the Tea.
July 13 (Saturday) from
7:00 - 11:00 AM: Penny Auction
in the Museum's Aunt
Dinah's Room in conjunction with the PM
Community Centre Assn. breakfast which serves until 10:30 AM. Menu includes
toast, eggs, bacon, pancakes, sausage, maple syrup, juice, tea and coffee.
Proceeds of the Penny Auction, and the ticket sales for cash lottery and goodies
basket go to support the operation of the Museum.
(Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:
Regular Museum meeting
at the Museum.