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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February 2019

5th Annual – The Kawartha Credit Union Great Canadian Family Day

February 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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The Kawartha Credit Union Great Canadian Family day logo

The Kawartha Credit Union Great Canadian Family Day! The Canadian Canoe Museum is hosting its 5th annual Great Canadian Family Day, this year generously sponsored by the Kawartha Credit Union! We’ve got lots of activity stations and high-quality take home crafts planned for you and your family, along with discounted family memberships, the day holds something for everyone. Back by popular demand - our Voyageur canoe zip line! Watch as your hand-crafted paddler flies through the galleries. Try your hand…

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March 2019

Drop In Craft: Masks and Tracks

March 30 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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Animal Masks

Look who's excited about our latest drop in craft!  This month make an animal mask and travel around the museum looking for the tracks they left in our galleries.  Choose between a variety of amazing woodland creatures. 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 self-directed Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These…

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April 2019

Easter Egg Hunt at the Museum

April 20 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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Come to the museum for our annual easter egg hunt! Bring your own basket to gather eggs hidden throughout the Museum and once you’ve found 10, collect a (non-edible!) treat!  We've also got extra self-directed crafts in addition to our kid friendly galleries. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month, and are free with museum admission or Family Membership.  Remember, family membership is only $50/year and includes free admission, discounts on kids’ workshops, March Break, Summer Camp…

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Easter Monday: Bunny Sachet

April 22 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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Stuffed bunny craft

We're celebrating easter with an exciting drop in craft!  Bring the smell of spring into your home.  Kids will have the chance to do some basic sewing and create their own little bunny sachet to enjoy! 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…

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June 2019

Drop In Craft: Camping Tic Tac Toe

June 29 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Canadian Canoe Museum, 910 Monaghan Rd.
Peterborough, Ontario K9J 5K4 Canada
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Kids playing tic tac toe.

Make a game to take out on your next canoeing adventure!  This portable little tic tac tac toe is fully customizable! 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…

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