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Upcoming Events

Museum & Village Activities

Start Date Tuesday, July 1, 2014

End Date Thursday, July 31, 2014

Time Museum Activities

Museum activities for all ages are offered every day in our galleries. Schedules are available at our reception desk or you can visit the link below.

Stroll our picturesque Doon Heritage Village and experience hands-on fun activities for the whole family. The living history village features farm animals all summer!

Enjoy our Summer Music Series and horse-drawn wagon rides most Sundays in July and August! Call 519-748-1914 for details.

Activities for July 14 to 20

Activities for July 21 to 27

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, July 27, 2014

End Date Sunday, July 27, 2014

Time 1 to 3 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
Ever-Lovin Jug Band
1940s Boswell Sisters

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, August 3, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 3, 2014

Time 1 to 3 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
Ian Taylor Band
Blues Band

KidSummer

Start Date Monday, August 4, 2014

End Date Monday, August 4, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

KidSummer is a family day where kids of all ages can have some good old fashioned fun. FREE admission for up to two children with each paid adult admission.

 

Workshop: Growing & Using Herbs

Start Date Saturday, August 9, 2014

End Date Saturday, August 9, 2014

Time 1:30 to 4 p.m.

In this hands-on workshop, you will start your own potted herb plants from freshly collected seeds to take home for your garden or window sill.

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, August 10, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 10, 2014

Time 1 to 3 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
David Neigh
Traditional Folk and Acoustic Blues

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, August 17, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 17, 2014

Time 1 to 3 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
Tethera (Brad McEwen)
Traditional Music

Doon Cruise-In Auto Extravaganza

Start Date Sunday, August 24, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 24, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. * Village open to 5 p.m.

The Waterloo Region Museum is pleased to host the 4th annual Doon Cruise-In Auto Extravaganza in support of Epilepsy Waterloo Wellington.

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, August 24, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 24, 2014

Time 1 to 4 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
Josh Miller and Matt Weidinger
Blues Band

This performance is part of the 4th annual Doon Cruise-In Auto Extravaganza in support of Epilepsy Waterloo Wellington.

Summer Music Series

Start Date Sunday, August 31, 2014

End Date Sunday, August 31, 2014

Time 1 to 3 p.m.

Summer Music Series!
Errol Blackwood
Reggae

Christmas Tickets On Sale Date

Start Date Tuesday, September 2, 2014

End Date Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Starry Night & Doon By Lantern Light Tour tickets go on sale today. Tickets are typically sold out by October. Purchase tickets today to avoid disappointment.

Seniors’ Day

Start Date Wednesday, September 10, 2014

End Date Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

FREE for 55+ years of age!

Anyone who is 55 years of age and older is invited to explore the museum galleries and stroll the picturesque Doon Heritage Village free of charge on Seniors' Day.

Workshop: Seed Saving

Start Date Saturday, September 13, 2014

End Date Saturday, September 13, 2014

Time 1 to 4 p.m.

Learn the art and science of seed saving from heritage gardender Bob Wildfong who oversees the Doon Heritage Village gardens.

Home School Day

Start Date Friday, September 19, 2014

End Date Friday, September 19, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

All home schooled chidren are invited to a program especially designed for them. Come and explore, learn and discover!

First People’s Festival Education Days

Start Date Monday, September 29, 2014

End Date Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The First Peoples Festival is a celebration of First Nations, Métis and Inuit cultures, history and realities for school children in grades 5 - 8. 

Waterloo Region Forest Festival

Start Date Tuesday, October 7, 2014

End Date Thursday, October 9, 2014

Time 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This two day educational festival teaches students several key messages about forest resources in the Region of Waterloo. Presentations and hands-on activities include information on forest ecosystems, stewardship and conservation of the resource, species at risk, and the impacts of climate change.