Drop In Activity: Lace Boats

Drop In Activity: Lace Boats

This month’s Saturday craft is a delicate ship. Customize your boat made of natural materials and give it a float test.  For an extra challenge find a canoe with a sail in our galleries. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put...
Drop In Craft: Owl Lanterns

Drop In Craft: Owl Lanterns

Have a hoot at the Canoe Museum with this month’s craft!  Our owl is hiding in this campsite but you can make a little owl lantern to hide in your own house. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a...
Easter Egg Hunt at the Museum

Easter Egg Hunt at the Museum

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....
Drop In Craft: Masks and Tracks

Drop In Craft: Masks and Tracks

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...
Arctic Adventures

Arctic Adventures

We start off the program with a trip to our Origins gallery. Kids get a chance to learn about where the tradition of soapstone carving originates; handle some materials and tools of the North; then get a sneak peak, at some beautiful soapstone carvings from the...