This week, Askennonia Senior Centre hosted its annual Remember Our Veterans luncheon. Special guest speaker Ted Barris spoke about his new book, “Breaking the Silence,” which deals with the difficulties of getting veterans to tell their stories.
The Huronia Museum’s permanent Military Exhibit features artifacts that help explain the impact that global conflicts have had on the citizens of Huronia.
This weekend (February 4 & 5) is Winterfest in Midland. The Huronia Museum will be open, free of charge! Drop on by and see all of our regular exhibits, plus our current special exhibit, Bringing Home the Valour, a collection of military medals spanning 200 years of Canadian history. See it before it’s gone.
But that’s not all!
On Saturday, Feb. 5, the museum will be hosting the Huronia Foundation for the Arts Art Show and Sale from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There will be literary readings, live music, baked beans and, of course, lots of art! For more information about the art show, visit the Huronia Foundation for the Arts website, here.
So come on by, warm up and enjoy a weekend of art and history at the Huronia Museum. FOR FREE!