Family Fun Days 2019

July 3, 2019

August 26, 2019

$7

Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum, 494 Taché Ave, Winnipeg

204.237.4500 ext 400

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Events Description

Participate in fun activities, all to the sound of fiddle music.

Live Your Day the Voyageur Way | July 3rd / July 31st

Put your strength to the test by participating in our voyageur boot camp! By the end of the day you will have all the qualities of a true voyageur ready to work! You’ll know how to dress, paddle, identify your merchandise and all the other traits of a proud voyageur!

On the Métis Trail | July 10th / August 7th

Walk in the footsteps of the Métis by learning why beadwork is so important to the Métis culture, bead your own small bag, or decorate an octopus bag (perfect for children under 5).

Pioneers of yesteryears | July 17th / August 14th

The Grey Nuns have played a big role in the St. Boniface community since their arrival. Their goal was to help those in need, for example by providing them with food and education. Join this activity and learn all about how to make “Pètes de Sœurs” a traditional pastry made by the grey nuns. Also try your hand at calligraphy, and learn how to weave your own cloth that you can take home with you.

Blast from the Past | July 24th / August 21st

Are you young at heart? Do you enjoy fun and games? If so, come have fun with the many traditional children’s games we have ready for you. However, it’s not all fun and games, children also had to help their parents around the house. But not to worry, your hard work will be rewarded with home made ice cream.

Food and Fiddle | July 8th / July 29th / August 26th

Enjoy the taste of our savoury bannock lathered in your own homemade butter – all to the sound of the fiddle!

Food, Fiddle and Fire | July 15th / July 22nd / August 12th / August 19th

Join us today to make your own bannock on a fire and churn your own butter! Learn about the history of local food – all to the sound of live fiddle music!

Who is it for?
all-ages

HOW MUCH

Tickets: Museum: General (12+): $7.00, Child (1-11) : Free, Family :$20.00. Cathedral: Free

How to get tickets?

To reserve your guided tour or other program, please email [email protected] or call 204-237-4500 ext. 420

Reservations are required at least one week in advance in order to schedule the appropriate amount of tour guides. Once all the details have been captured, you will receive a confirmation sheet by email; it must be signed and returned to us to finalize your booking. In case of a cancellation, please give the Museum 48 hours’ advance notice, to avoid being billed.

 

WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time: July 3 – August 26, 2019

Mondays & Wednesdays | 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM

 

Venue: Le Musée de Saint-Boniface Museum, 494 Taché Ave, Winnipeg

49°88’78.03”N, -97°12’32.19″W

 

Contact Information

[email protected]

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