Events Calendar

Fifteen Stories High Short Story Contest

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 until Monday, September 30, 2019
Niagara Region

Contact Information: Charlotte King - Phone: 289-241-7193

The Canadian Authors Association, Niagara Branch is an association of writers helping other writers in the art of composing and getting published their literary work. They provide monthly programsy between September and June and have an annual short story contest for fiction writers with the top 15 winners published in an anthology. Cash prize for First, Second and Third Place winners.

Fifteen Stories High Short Story Contest website link

Niagara Falls scavenger hunt: A wacky Let's Roam Adventure

Friday, June 14, 2019 until Friday, June 12, 2020 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
6650 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6T2, Canada

Contact Information: Janette Andres - Phone: 833-202-7626

Looking for fun things to do in Niagara Falls? Try a Niagara Falls photo scavenger hunt. On Hunt Along Niagara Falls you will be going on an enthralling tour around Niagara Falls checking out the art, history, and culture along the way. You'll see groups of friends competing to unearth fun facts, taking ridiculous pictures, and deciding who will be the next scavenger hunt champion!

Niagara Falls scavenger hunt: A wacky Let's Roam Adventure website link

Breakout EDU! - Online Escape Rooms @ the Library

Monday, June 17, 2019 until Sunday, August 18, 2019 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Victoria Ave. Library, 4848 Victoria Avenue

Contact Information: Library Staff - Phone: 905-356-8080

Hey teens - do you love escape rooms? So do we! Visit our website throughout the summer to beat our online escape rooms. Each escape room you beat gives you a chance to win prizes. Be sure to complete all 5 throughout the summer to maximize your chance to win! my.nflibrary.ca/TeenPrograms

Breakout EDU! - Online Escape Rooms @ the Library website link

Niagara Falls Wheat Paste Art Call!

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 until Monday, July 22, 2019
5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls, L2G 1S9

Contact Information: Kim Van Stygeren - Phone: 9053567521 x5911

$1000/design. Niagara Falls Culture is calling all artists to produce artistic images showcasing the history of 11 locations in the city providing a temporary installation of Street Art that will resonate with the history of the city, the local residents and for the public to enjoy. The art will be replicated in large formats and installed using a wheat paste adhesive. https://bit.ly/2INXtGE

Niagara Falls Wheat Paste Art Call! website link

Summer Camp - Fortnite IRL: Design, Build, Experiment

Monday, July 8, 2019 until Friday, July 12, 2019 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Victoria Avenue Library, 4848 Victoria Avenue

Contact Information: Library Staff - Phone: 905-356-8080

Camp attendees will examine the physics and structural mechanics employed in their favourite games, then use design-thinking to solve real problems. This is a camp for Makers. Ages 9+ 5 days, July 8-12. Registration required.

Summer Camp - Fortnite IRL: Design, Build, Experiment website link

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Behind The Scenes Tour

Thursday, July 11, 2019 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Niagara Falls History Museum

Contact Information: Museum Staff - Phone: 905-358-5082

Join Assistant Curator, Sara Byers as she takes you behind the scenes at the Niagara Falls History Museum. Explore the artefact storage room and get hands on with the museum collection. Free tour. Tour starts at 6:00 & 7:00 sharp. Not suitable for young children. Tours will be first come first served on the day of the event and will be a maximum of 10 people.

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Behind The Scenes Tour website link

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Community Art Project

Thursday, July 11, 2019 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Niagara Falls History Museum

Contact Information: Museum Staff - Phone: 905-358-5082

Come work with local Indigenous beadwork artist Sam Thomas to create this year's community art project which will be unveiled at Niagara Falls Night of Art on September 19. Thomas is a member of the Lower Cayuga Band of the Iroquois Nation and endeavors to break down cultural divisions through sharing knowledge and the arts.

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Community Art Project website link

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