Drop in Activities

Our Drop-in Activities happen the last Saturday of every month, and they are always free with museum admission or Family Membership. Remember, Family Membership is only $50 per year, and includes unlimited free admission, discounts on programs and merchandise, special event invitation and more!

Please contact 705-748-9153 ext. 218 if you have any questions.

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July 2019

Drop In Craft: Magnetic Fishing Fun

July 27 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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magnetic fishing activity

Make an interactive fishing craft!  Get to design a beautiful little fish and then practise your fishing skills!  The self-directed craft is free with your membership or admission. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These drop-ins are always free with museum admission or Family Membership.…

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August 2019

Drop In Craft: Civic Holiday

August 5 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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craft, magnet fish

We're celebrating summer and this August holiday with an extra craft!  Design your own beautiful little magnet fish.  Then practice your fishing skills!  This self-directed craft is free with your membership or admission. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These drop-ins are always free with…

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Drop In Activity: Cross Stitch Bookmark

August 31 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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cross stitch bookmark

This month's activity will have you searching our canoes for hidden patterns.  Make a bookmark using these patterns and your own creative flair.  This activity has a variety of levels of difficulty and is great for adults too! While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month.  They…

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September 2019

Celebrate Labour Day!

September 2 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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cross stitch bookmark

Get ready for back to school by searching our canoes for hidden patterns.  Make a bookmark inspired by our collection using a basic cross stitch.  This activity has a variety of levels of difficulty and is great for adults too! While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the…

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Drop In Craft: Water Art

September 28 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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tile water art

What is your favourite type of water to paddle in?  This month create a beautiful work of art on a tile mimicking the movement of water.  This craft is endlessly creative and rewarding for people of all artistic abilities! While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month.…

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