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December 15, 2018

 

Victorian Christmas for Kids

Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018

Time: 1-3pm

Cost: $5 per person

Hutchison House Museum has decked the halls and is ready to celebrate the holiday season. Join us for a special Victorian Christmas for kids Saturday December 15th from 1-3pm. Get into the holiday spirit with special treats, hearth ...

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March Break

Take a step into the past this March Break at Hutchison House Museum. From Tuesday March 13th to Friday March 16th, 2018 come to the museum for hands-on activities, pioneer games and lots of fun!

Programs run from 9:30am - 12pm  or 1-3:30pm and are suitable for children ages 6-12. The cost is $15 per attendant and pre-registration is required. Children are encouraged to bring their own peanut free snacks.

For more information or to register phone 705-743-9710.

Tuesday March 13th, 2018

Silhouette art

Create beautiful art by painting Popsicle sticks and cutting out silhouettes or letters with a Cricut machine. Children will have the opportunity to make two of these fun crafts to take home.

Wednesday March 14th, 2018

Molbiles

Mobiles got their start in the 1930s by American Artist Alexander Calder. Calder used moving parts and wires to create motion with his sculptures. In this workshop children will create five small sculptures out of Crayola model magic to create a mobile to hang in their rooms.

Thursday March 15th, 2018

Shadow Boxes

Stretch your imagination and create your own 3D landscape using Crayola model magic and a variety of materials.

Friday March 16th, 2018

Fairies and Woodland Elves

Victorian era saw an increase in interest in fairies and elves as settlers looked back to the folk tales of their ancestors. Fairies and elves were both good and bad, pranksters and helpful. They were the guardians of nature, woodland animals and gardens. They were helpful if you respected them, but caused problems when you didn't. In this workshop children will create their own fairy or woodland elf out of a variety of materials.

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