Upcoming Events

Suspended: Chase the Ace

**The Colchester Historeum’s Chase the Ace has been suspended until further notice as a result of the closure of the museum and archives as a precaution to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

The Historeum is hosting a Chase the Ace fundraiser! This is a great way to help support your local non-for-profit heritage organization!


Cancelled: March Break 2020!

*March Break at the Colchester Historeum has been Cancelled as a result of the closure of the museum and archives as a precaution to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

Join us at the Historeum for March Break 2020! We have many great activities for you and your family planned.


2020 Winter Lecture Series

Doors open at 6.30pm, lecture begins at 7.00pm

$5.00 per person, Members Free.

Rescheduled: Thursday, March 26th: A Shift in Perspective: Tattoo Culture with Alicia Simms

 

*Please be advised that this talk has been rescheduled to April 2020 due to the Historeum’s closure as a precaution to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

Alicia Simms has been a professional tattooer for 12 years. She learned her trade in her hometown of St. John’s, Nfld before relocating to Truro, NS in 2014 to open her own studio. Alicia enjoys all forms of tattooing but has been mainly focused on black and grey realism these last few years. She also runs another local business called Truro Buzz, to which she claims her tattoo culture has been an asset! You can see Alicia’s work at www.rollingsea.ca or www.trurobuzz.com. Follow her on social media at @aliciaetattoo or Truro Buzz

 


Marigold Guild of Needle Arts: Stitch In

Stitch In’s are held on the 1st Wednesday of every month at the Colchester Historeum from 10.00am-2.00pm.

Wednesday, January 8th

Wednesday, February 5th

Wednesday, March 4th

Wednesday, April 1st

The Marigold Guild of Needle Arts is a non-profit organization aimed at promoting and teaching the art of embroidery in Truro, Nova Scotia. For more information on the Guild, please visit their website: http://marigoldguildofneedlearts.ca/


Knit In

An afternoon to share skills, patterns, conversation, and knitting fun. New knitters are always welcome.

Wednesday, January 15th

Friday, February 14th

Friday, March 13th

Wednesday, April 15th

1.00pm-4.00pm


Canasta

Every Thursday afternoon from 1.00pm-3.00pm. New and experienced players welcome!