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July 30, 2021

Peterborough, Kawartha, Northumberland Online Scavenger Hunt

Deadline: July 31st, 2021, 5pm EST

As the province is opening and everyone is out exploring again we encourage you to see all the exciting attractions this region has to offer. Explore the attractions' websites to find the answers. Forms can be found down below ...


March Break

Due to increased Health concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic the museum will be closed to the public and all events and programs have been cancelled until further notice. Please contact the museum if you have any questions at or 705-743-9710.

Take a step into the past this March Break at Hutchison House Museum. From Tuesday March 12th to Friday March 15th, 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 $20 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 17th, 2020

Flower Pots

In this workshop children will decorate their own flower pots and plant something special to take home.

Wednesday March 18th, 2020

Bird Houses

There are nearly 630 species of birds in Canada. From the Canada Goose to the common sparrow, birds come in all shapes and sizes and call a variety of environments home. For many years people have put bird homes and food out to attract birds to their gardens and back yards. In this workshop children will create their own bird houses.

Thursday March 19th, 2020

Wonderful Weather

In this workshop children will explore the variety of weather that Canada has to offer with fun filled crafts and activities.

Friday March 20th, 2020


Puppets have been used to communicate and entertain for 30,000 years. Children will create and sew their own puppets as well as make accessories and decorate them.



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