HISTORY CAMP 2024: The Olympic Edition

Annandale NHS is offering History-Themed Camps ALL SUMMER! Come and celebrate Olympic fever with a summer full of history, sports and Canadian Pride.

 

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $157.80 per week (Taxes included)

Geared towards ages 6-12

Preregistration required.

 

Week One: July 8th to 12th: Ancient Greece

Week Two: July 15th to 19th: Ancient Greece

Week Three: July 22nd to 26th: France

Week Four: July 29th to Aug 2nd: France

Week Five: Aug 6th to 9th: Summer Olympics Cost: ($127.10) Short Week)

Week Six: Aug 12th to 16th: Summer Olympics

Week Seven: Aug19th to 23rd: Winter Olympics

Week Eight: Aug 26th to 30th: A Celebration of Nations

 

Registrar Online via your Connect2Rec Account or by calling the Museum at 519-842-2294

 

https://townoftillsonburg.perfectmind.com/SocialSite/MemberRegistration/MemberSignIn

 

Annandale National Historic Site offers programs throughout the year to help visitors of all ages learn more about the history of Tillsonburg. 

Explore upcoming programs and events

Programs for Children

Annandale NHS offers interactive camps and classes that help children explore history and culture. We also offer presentations and workshops suitable for school and community groups.

To register, use your Connect2Rec account or call 519-842-2294.

Note: All programs, dates and times are subject to change. Please contact the museum at 519-842-2294 for more information.

Enjoy a fully guided, in-depth tour of Annandale House. Tours can be tailored to meet a wide range of curriculum needs. Explore topics such as the aesthetic art movement, life in Victorian times, sustainability and genealogy.

Date Offered Age Cost
By appointment Grades K-8 $3.00 per student

Annandale NHS is offering History-Themed Camps ALL SUMMER! Come and celebrate Olympic fever with a summer full of history, sports and Canadian Pride.

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Preregistration required.

Week One: July 8th to 12th: Ancient Greece

Week Two: July 15th to 19th: Ancient Greece

Week Three: July 22nd to 26th: France

Week Four: July 29th to Aug 2nd: France

Week Five: Aug 6th to 9th: Summer Olympics Cost: ($127.10) Short Week)

Week Six: Aug 12th to 16th: Summer Olympics

Week Seven: Aug19th to 23rd: Winter Olympics

Week Eight: Aug 26th to 30th: A Celebration of Nations

Date Offered Ages Cost
July 8th to August 30th 6 to 12 years old $157.80 per week (Taxes included)

Registrar Online via your Connect2Rec Account or by calling the Museum at 519-842-2294

https://townoftillsonburg.perfectmind.com/SocialSite/MemberRegistration/MemberSignIn

*For group booking details, please call 519-842-2294. Visit our Resources for Teachers page for additional workshop topics.

Programs for Adults

Annandale NHS offers a variety of adult learning opportunities including workshops, lunch and learn sessions and special guest lectures. To register, use your Connect2Rec account or call 519-842-2294.

Note: All programs, dates and times are subject to change. Please contact the museum at 519-842-2294 for more information.

“All that Jazz: Cocktail Party and Silent Auction”

Listen to the jazz styling of Stella Jurgan and The Swing of Things and while drinking a specialty cocktail and bidding on our silent auction items. All in support the Annandale National Historic Site House Trust.  Preregistration is required.

Date Times Cost
Friday, September 20th,  2024 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. TBA

 

“Painted Gourds Workshop with Linda Yeoman”

Join local artist Linda Yeoman to learn how to make painted gourds in to decoration you home in celebration of fall! All materials and supplies are provided. Preregistration is required.

Date Times Cost
Wednesday, September 25th,  2024 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. TBA

Friendship Tea and Craft

Celebration your friendships at the museum with a fall inspired tea and candle holder craft to share with your friends! Preregistration is required.

Date Times Cost
Wednesday, September 18th,  2024 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. $ 30.00 (taxes included)

Special Events

Join us for family-friendly community events and activities, and celebrate special holidays with us.

To register, use your Connect2Rec account or call 519-842-2294.

Note: All programs, dates and times are subject to change. Please contact the museum at 519-842-2294 for more information.

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and snuggles and come to the Museum Lawn at Dusk to watch the “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze” (1991) in celebration of TurtleFest Weekend. 

Date Times Cost
Friday, June 14th, 2024 Dusk By Donation

Join in the fun on the Museum's lawn as we celebrate the return of TurtleFest 2024. Games, crafts, live turtles and much more.

Date Times Cost
Saturday, June 15th, 2024 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. By Donation

Canada Day Open House & Fun Fair on the Lawn

Come celebrate Canada’s Birthday by touring Tillsonburg’s National Historic Site and taking in the fun on the lawn. Games, crafts, cake and much more. (or while supplies last)

 

Date Times Cost
Monday, July 1st, 2024 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. By Donation

 

Teddy Bear Picnic

Bring your favourite Teddy Bear or Stuffed Animal and come and celebration them on the Museum Lawn. Activities will include a Teddy Bear Hunt, Teddy Bear Tea, Teddy Bear Crafts and Activity Stations!

Date Times Cost
Saturday, July 20th, 2024 12:00 p.m.to 4:00 p.m. By Donation

Lemonade and Ice Cream Social on the Lawn

Come and celebrate summer at the museum with a lemonade and full sundae station! Pre-registration required.

Date Times Cost
Friday, August 17th, 2024 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. $12.00 a Sundae

The Friends of Annandale P.S. Kindergarten Classes' are offering a Pizza Party Start @ 8:00pm!

They will be offering Pizza @ $2.50 a slice; Pop @ $1.00; and Popcorn @ $1.00

They are also offering a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’s Movie Night “Steal a Family Deal Orders” where you get a 12 slice Pizza, 4 pops and 4 bags of Popcorn all for $32.00!

Pizza selection – Hawaiian, Cheese or Pepperoni

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