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DTMHC – Christmas Card Printmaking Workshop

DTMHC – Christmas Card Printmaking WorkshopSaturday, December 7, 2024Noon – 3:00pm Get into the festive spirit and learn how to do relief printing. Create your own linocut holiday card. All supplies and materials will be provided. $45 per person. Pre-registration required.

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DTMHC – Day of the Dead Art Workshop

DTMHC – Day of the Dead Art WorkshopSaturday, November 2, 20241:00pm – 3:00pm At the beginning of November each year, Dia de los Muerto takes place to remember loved ones who have died and honour their memory by welcoming their spirits back into the homes of relatives. Celebrate Day of the Dead by painting your own calavera or sugar skulls. All supplies and materials will be provided. $25 per person. Pre-registration required.

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DTMHC – Pysanky – Ukrainian Easter Egg Painting

DTMHC – Pysanky – Ukrainian Easter Egg PaintingSaturday, March 30, 2024Noon – 3:00pm From Pre-Christian times the egg symbolized hope, happiness, and protection. The hand decorating in the Ukrainian tradition is an art that has been handed down through generations. Join us this Easter and discover the beauty of Pysanky. No previous experience necessary. All supplies and materials will be provided. $25 per person. Pre-registration required. Call the museum at 519-426-5870 x.8213 or Eventbrite bit.ly/42OKSum

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DTMHC – Summer Camp

DTMHC – Summer CampJuly & AugustDaily 9:00am – 4:00pm Delhi Tobacco Museum & Heritage Centre’s Summer Camp registration opens on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. Registration can be done either in person at the museum or online via Norfolk County’s ENCORE system. Click here to be taken to ENCORE. Camp runs from Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm with the exception of holidays. Register for a single day or for a whole week. Our camp is designed for children ages 5-10. Children must be 5 years old on the first day that they attend our camp. Proof of age WILL be required at...

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PDHM – Summer Camp

PDHM – Summer CampJuly & August Daily 9:00am – 4:00pm Port Dover Harbour Museum’s Summer Camp Registration opens on Wednesday, May 8, 2024. Registration can be done either in person at the museum or online via Norfolk County’s ENCORE system. Click here to be taken to ENCORE. Camp runs from Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm with the exception of holidays. Register for a single day or for a whole week. Our camp is designed for children ages 5-10. Children must be 5 years old on the first day that they attend our camp. Proof of age WILL be required at drop...

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WHAM – Summer Camp

WHAM – Summer CampJuly & August Daily 9:00am – 4:00pm Registration starts Wednesday, May 8. Camp runs from Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm with the exception of holidays. Register for a single day or for a whole week.  Ages 5-10, children must be 5 years old on the day of camp. Proof of age required at drop off. Cancellation Policy: If there is not enough interest in a specific camp program, the program will be cancelled at the discretion of museum staff, and those who have registered will receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued if the registrant chooses...

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DTMHC – Youth Volunteer Mentorship Program

DTMHC – Youth Volunteer and Mentorship ProgramOrientation DaySaturday, June 1, 202410:00am – 12:30pm Delhi Tobacco Museum & Heritage Centre will be launching a Youth Volunteer and Mentorship Program in 2024! Youth volunteers can offer something unique to our programs, whether you have a special talent or interest or just enjoy working with kids. The Youth Volunteer and Mentorship Program is offered to youth ages 13 and older. Volunteering is a great way to begin to build a resume, earn school volunteer hours, make new friends, and develop leadership skills. Before they can...

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PDHM – Glass Christmas Ornaments with Ingrid Zyma-Irvin

PDHM – Glass Christmas Ornaments with Ingrid Zyma-IrvinSaturday, November 23 & 30, 20241:00pm – 3:00pm Join local artist Ingrid Zyma-Irvin and create delightful one-of-a-kind glass ornaments and/or a trinket dish just in time for holiday gifting. All supplies are provided and no previous experience with glass is necessary. This workshop sold out very quickly last year, so sign up fast! $50 per person Pre-registration required.

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PDHM – Historic Sampler & Beginner Cross Stitch Workshop

PDHM – Historic Sampler & Beginner Cross Stitch WorkshopSaturday, September 14, 20241:00pm – 3:00pm Join us at PDHM to delve into a brief history of cross stitched samplers, examine historic samplers from Norfolk County’s collection, and start your own project in our hands-on workshop for beginners. Choose from a modern design or one inspired by the samplers in our collection. No experience necessary! We will walk you through the supplies in your kit and teach you how to read a counted cross stitch pattern and create the basic stitches needed to complete a project. $30 per...

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PDHM – Youth Volunteer Mentorship Program

PDHM – Youth Volunteer and Mentorship ProgramOrientation Day June 1 10:00am – 12:30pm Port Dover Harbour Museum’s Youth Volunteer and Mentorship program was so successful that we are bringing it back for 2024. Youth volunteers can offer something unique to our programs, whether you have a special talent or interest or just enjoy working with kids.  The Youth Volunteer and Mentorship Program is offered to youth ages 13 and older. Volunteering is a great way to begin to build a resume, earn school volunteer hours, make new friends, and develop leadership skills. Before they can...

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WHAM – Youth Volunteer Mentorship Program

WHAM – Youth Volunteer and Mentorship ProgramOrientation Day June 110:00am – 12:30pm WHAM’s youth volunteers are vital to the success of our camps. We believe that each volunteer can offer something unique to our programs , whether you have a special talent or interest or just enjoy working with kids. The Youth Volunteer and Mentorship Program is offered to youth ages 13 and older. Volunteering is a great way to begin a resume, earn school volunteer hours, make new friends, and develop leadership skills. Before they can begin to volunteer, all youths are required to attend an...

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NCA – Advent Christmas Junk Journal Workshop

NCA – Advent Christmas Junk Journal WorkshopSaturday, November 23, 20241:00pm – 4:00pm In this introductory workshop to the junk journal craft you will learn how to assemble and embellish your own Christmas Advent Junk Journal. Take your keepsake journal home and fill it with your holiday memories or gift it to a friend!  Just in time for Christmas.  This workshop is perfect for beginners!  All supplies provided.  This workshop is recommended for ages 18+. $50 per person.  Pre-registration required.

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NCA – Digging Up Your Roots: Genealogy Workshop for Beginners

NCA – Digging Up Your Roots: Genealogy Workshop for BeginnersA workshop designed for individuals who want to begin their family history research but don’t know where to start. Learn how to find and navigate archival records such as vital statistic records, census records, property records and more! Norfolk County Archives will be offering two dates for this workshop:March 27, 2024 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm April 23, 2024 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm$20 per person. Pre-registration required through Eventbrite 

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WHAM – The Art of Pysanky: Ukrainian Egg Decorating

WHAM – The Art of Pysanky: Ukrainian Egg DecoratingSaturday, March 9 & 23 and Saturday, May 410:00am – 2:00pm Join us as participants will learn this Ukrainian tradition by using a wax-resist method to decorate their eggs with stunning motifs with instructor Kiana Shabatura. $25 per person. No experience necessary! Instruction and supplies will be provided. Online Registration is required. Registration begins January 31 via ENCORE.

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WHAM – Happy Accidents: A Bob Ross Painting Workshop

WHAM  – Happy Accidents: A Bob Ross Painting WorkshopSaturday April 20, 2024 1:00pm – 4:00pm Join certified Bob Ross Instructor, Bobbi Cosby, where she will guide participants in how to paint a Bob Ross original design. $55 per person. No experience necessary – instruction and all supplies provided. Online registration is required. Registration Begins March 6 via ENCORE.Participants will be painting: ‘Sunset on the Lake’

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PDHM – Beach Glass Workshop

PDHM – Beach Glass WorkshopMarch 2, 2024$50 per person Join local artist Ingrid Zyma-Irvin and make either a beautiful candleholder or a one-of-a-kind mosaic fish using beach glass hand-picked from the shores of Lake Erie. All supplies are provided and no previous mosaic experience is necessary. This workshop sold out very quickly last year, so sign up fast!PLEASE NOTE: There are two workshops available on the same day: 10:00am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-4:00pm.Pre-registration required. Register in person at the Port Dover Harbour Museum ($50 incl. HST) or on Eventbrite ($50 ticket...

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PDHM – Having an Impact: Biodiversity Education Program

PDHM – Having an Impact: Biodiversity Education ProgramGrade: 6 (can be adapted to Grade 4 level) Duration: 90 minutes Maximum Group Size: 32 Be an environmental scientist for the day! Investigate and analyze the impact human activities and invasive species have on Lake Erie. Working in groups, students will use both real and reproduction specimen samples and artifacts to research Lake Erie’s ecosystem and propose actions to preserve the Lake’s rich biodiversity.

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DTMHC – A Child’s Journey to Norfolk: Our Living Heritage

DTMHC – A Child’s Journey to Norfolk: Our Living HeritageProgram Offered: Tuesdays from 9:30am to 11:30am or 1:00pm to 3:00pm Program Duration: 2 hours Maximum Group Size: 36 Ratio: 1 adult per 5 children. Due to space limitations, we request that schools do not exceed this ratio. Cost: $5.85/student (Teachers and Chaperones Free) Payment: The program can be paid for on the day of delivery. We accept payment by cash, credit cards, debit or cheque (made payable to Norfolk County). Program Description: A Child’s Journey to Norfolk: Our Living Heritage is a grade 6 curriculum based program...

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