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    Doors Open After Dark 2019

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    April 26, 2019 @ 8:00 pm

    Doors Open After Dark 2019

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    Launching the Doors Open Guelph 2019 weekend, Doors Open After Dark will celebrate Guelph’s 192nd birthday and John Galt’s 240th with history and art activations that position our settler heritage within a present-day dialogue with Indigenous peoples.

    This free event is aimed at creating opportunities to connect, explore and engage the community with history in unique ways.

    Before Doors Open After Dark officially kicks off, warm up with a Fourth Friday concert by Annie Sumi. Performances at 7 and 8 p.m.

    What’s On:

    9 PM – Welcome remarks and Light the Museum

    9 PM – Tribal Vision Dance

    9:30 PM – Guelph Pipe Band

    9:30 PM to 12 AM – Main Stage (Programming Room)

    Hostess, Athena McQueen
    (Karaoke 12:15 PM to 1 AM)

    Anne Sutherland Poetry Reading by Valerie Senyk

    The Making-Box

    Ukulele Performance and Learn to Play with Cynthia K Music

    10 Minute Escapes, with FantEscapes Escape Rooms

    10 Minute Vault Tours, behind the scenes of Guelph Civic Museum

    Community Stories on the Golden Bus, with Jenny Mitchell

    Face Painting with Tania Crook of Makin’ Faces Face Painting

    The Guelph Seed Library and Guelph Tool Library with Stephanie Clarke, Transition Guelph

    Konnón:kwe Exhibit Activations, Storytelling with Elder Jan Sherman and Kitchen Table Discussions with Brittany Luby (In Unity)

    Live Responsive Painting with Gina Duque.

    Visual Projection Mapping, VERSA (Monika Hauck and Alex Ricci)

    Food & Drink:

    What’s a party without some sweets! Sweet Temptations Cupcakery specializes in cupcakes for everyone baked in a diversity of unique flavours.

    World Tree Chocolate with Nicole Hewat.

    Cash bar.

    Add Guelph Museums on Facebook and Twitter for event updates and don’t forget to tag your best pics from the night with #DoorsOpenAfterDark #GuelphMuseums #Guelph192 #Galt240


    April 26, 2019
    8:00 pm


    Guelph Civic Museum
    52 Norfolk St
    Guelph, Ontario N1H 4H8 Canada
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