Events
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 you.)


2018


MAY


May 1  (Tuesday) at 9:00 AMMuseum 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


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 AM.   4-H 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 1:30 PM.

August 21 (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)Museum's 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


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 2018 season.



OCTOBER


October 16 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:  Regular Museum meeting at the home of TBA.

??October (Saturday) afternoon:  Family Pumpkin Party at the 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 event.) 



NOVEMBER


November 20 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PMRegular Museum meeting at the home of TBA. 



DECEMBER


December 1 (Saturday) at 7:00 PMPM 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:  PM Museum 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 and 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 annual raffle item at this time.  Proceeds from this Auction go toward the operation of the Museum. 

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2019


FEBRUARY


February 19 (Tuesday) at 10:00 AMBrainstorming meeting - location at the home of Secretary - Treasurer, Wendy Looke in Scarsdale.   Potluck lunch at 12:00 noon.  Annual General meeting followed by the regular meeting at 1:30 PM.
 

 

MARCH


March 19 (Tuesday) starting at 9:00 AM:  Quilting Party at the home of Secretary - Treasurer, Wendy Looke, in Scarsdale.  Potluck lunch at 12:00 noon.  Regularly monthly meeting at 1:30 PM. All quilters are welcome!!! The more the merrier!!! 

 

APRIL


April 16 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:  Regular Museum meeting at the home of TBA. 


 

May 4 (Saturday) at 6:00 PM:  Museum's Welcome Back Invitational Potluck supper and Chinese Auction.     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 1:30 PM:  Regular Museum meeting at the Museum.



JUNE



June 18 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:  Regular Museum meeting at the Museum.



JULY


July 1: Canada Day - Museum closed.

July 2 (Tuesday)Regular Museum 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 PM:  Christmas 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.

July 16 (Tuesday) at 1:30 PM:  Regular Museum meeting at the Museum.