Drop-in Programming

Drop-in family programming is offered each day in August
1pm—2:30pm Tuesday to Saturday
Admission by donation encouraged.
Activities appropriate for all ages.
Maximum 10 people participating
(stay in your bubble)
Visit mindenhillsculturalcentre.blog
for a complete description of each days activities.

Wednesdays drop-in programming is with the Haliburton County Library Minden Branch TD Summer Reading Club
**10am to 1pm for kids up to age 12
Pick up a booklet and stickers at your nearest library branch to track your summer reading.
Call 705-286-2491 for more information

August 3Haliburton Trains came into Gelert Station and Haliburton Station. Learn all about how the trains affected this area
August 4Heritage Games: puzzles, board games, hoops, skipping, sack races, croquet and endless list of fun to choose from
August 5Who is Lois? He’s just outside the Cookhouse and has lots to tell you about Lumberjacks
August 6Who is Lois? He’s just outside the Cookhouse and has lots to tell you about Lumberjacks
August 7Heritage Games: puzzles, board games, hoops, skipping, sack races, croquet and endless list of fun to choose from
August 10Giant Art Mural is an ongoing stretch of paper where you can pick your section and use your package of art materials to create your masterpiece!
August 11Ghosts, Folklore and Victorian Era Superstituions: tragedy and love, wacky stories and local tales abound! Learn about the ghosts of area and what superstitions the Victorian’s had specifically about death.
August 12Baking on the cookstove in the Bowron kitchen of tasty goodies the real old fashion way
August 13Mini Beaver Dam—Be a Beaver! Help advise how to build a mini beaver dam and make your own beaver accessorries
August 14Heritage Village Artifact Hunt: Can you find all the objects throughout the Village by the clever clues? If you find them all claim your sweet prize at the Loggers Cookhouse!
August 17Baking on the cookstove in the Bowron kitchen of tasty goodies the real old fashion way
August 19En Plein Air (in the outdoors) painting like the French Impressionsist did with easel and paints join Harvey Walker on the museum grounds and watch or try your hand with a art kit—first come, first serve
August 20Mini Beaver Dam—Be a Beaver! Help advise how to build a mini beaver dam and make your own beaver accessorries
August 21Puppet Power with Fay Wilkenson Expressive Arts instructor. Limited participation. Fun methods to puppet making using fabrics, fibres & found objects.Develop your creation’s character through an interview style approach.
August 24Baking on the cookstove in the Bowron kitchen of tasty goodies the real old fashion way
August 25The Drag Queen Storytime event scheduled for Aug 25th at 10am is up on Eventbrite, with 12 tickets, and with a waiting list enabled. Here’s the link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/storytime-with-drag-queen-aunty-plum-tickets-164339388535   
August 26En Plein Air (in the outdoors) painting like the French Impressionsist did with easel and paints join Harvey Walker on the museum grounds and watch or try your hand with an art kit—first come, first served
August 27Who is Lois? He’s just outside the Cookhouse and has lots to tell you about Lumberjacks
August 28Parents Spelling Bee Challenge: can your mom or dad win the prize? Join in the fun at the Loggers Cookhouse
August 31Giant Art Mural is an ongoing stretch of paper where you can pick your section and use your package of art materials to create your masterpiece!