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Moving the Collection: Behind-the-Scenes with Curator Jeremy Ward (Virtual Tour)

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What does it take to move a collection of over 600 watercraft? Join The Canadian Canoe Museum’s Curator, Jeremy Ward, for a look at the unique challenges and surprises of the work that is already underway to safely move a remarkable watercraft collection, and the stories they carry, to our new home at the water’s edge.

Discover the ongoing meticulous documentation and preparation of each object, the research and relationship-building that also supports their understanding and continued stewardship, as well as the technical challenges and a few surprising discoveries. This virtual tour offers a unique perspective on many little-seen artifacts in the Museum’s Collection Centre, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions along the way.

  • Thursday, November 25th at 7 PM EST via Zoom
  • Tickets are pay-what-you-can, with funds supporting the new museum.
  • A recording of this event will be available to registrants immediately after this event if you can’t make it, and it may be shared publicly at a later date.
  • Your unique Zoom Webinar link and easy instructions on how to join the virtual tour will be emailed to you one or two days before the event.

This virtual tour has been made possible thanks to the support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation

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Date:
November 25
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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