Events Calendar

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Moccasin Talks: The Great Law of Peace Through the Artist's Lens

Thursday, May 16, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Niagara Falls History Museum

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

Raymond Skye, Tuscarora artist, will share what inspired him to create the Great Peace artwork, explaining the significance of all the imagery contained within the piece. This piece of art led him to be involved in various areas of providing and presenting his work towards First Nations education, and also providing a resource for both native and non-native curriculum studies.

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: Moccasin Talks: The Great Law of Peace Through the Artist's Lens website link

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: The Immigrant Life of Author Gerald A. Archambeau

Thursday, May 23, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Niagara Falls History Museum

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

Gerald A. Archambeau, author of A Struggle to Walk with Dignity: The True Story of a Jamaica-born Canadian, shares stories of his life, and how his experiences have been shaped by his identities as a mixed-race child in colonial Jamaica, and then as an immigrant to Canada.

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: The Immigrant Life of Author Gerald A. Archambeau website link

Niagara Falls Horticultural Society Annual Plant Sale

Saturday, May 25, 2019 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Niagara Falls Public Library - Victoria Avenue Branch

Contact Information: David Blythin - Phone: 905-359-1600

The Niagara Falls Horticultural Society will be hosting their annual plant sale at the Victoria Avenue Public Library branch on Saturday, May 25. Sales are open to the public until inventory lasts.

Niagara Falls Horticultural Society Annual Plant Sale website link

NF Horticultural Society Spring Plant Sale

Saturday, May 25, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
4848 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls

Contact Information: Shannon Boles - Phone: 905-329-7929

Niagara Falls Horticultural Society 12th Annual Spring Plant Sale with member grown hostas, ornamental grasses, shade & sun lovin' perennials as well as house plants. Best prices in town! Proceeds go back into beautifying & educating the community through Horticulture. We are a not for profit organization. FREE KID ZONE - Kids can plant an annual to take home for free.

NF Horticultural Society Spring Plant Sale website link

Stamford Lions, Lioness and Pet Valu Walk for Dogguides

Sunday, May 26, 2019 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
3846 Portage Road, Stamford Lions Memorial Hall

Contact Information: Pamela - Phone: 905-687-2500

Lions Foundation of Canada's national walk raising funds to train dog guides for clients across Canada with mentally or physically disabilities. No registration fee. 100% of the funds raised goes to training the dogs so the client can get this life changing assistance at no cost. It costs approximately $25,000 to raise, train and place the dog guide with the client.

Stamford Lions, Lioness and Pet Valu Walk for Dogguides website link

"Railway Tracks and Tombstones" Historical Walking Tour with Sherman Zavitz

Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery 4501 Stanley Ave Niagara Falls, ON L2E2E8

Contact Information: Jonathan Milner - Phone: 905-358-5082

Join Sherman Zavitz, the City's Official Historian, for a walk into the past. This tour will focus on the area around Morrison Street, and Stanley Avenue, including a visit to Fairview Cemetery. Tour Starts at 1:30pm. All participants MUST be registered BEFORE event via https://niagarafalls.maxgalaxycanada.net. Registration closes Friday, May 24 at 5pm.

"Railway Tracks and Tombstones" Historical Walking Tour with Sherman Zavitz website link

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: "Our Hope for the Future Lies in Remembering the Past": Niagara Holocaust Memorials

Thursday, May 30, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Niagara Falls History Museum

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

Historian Matt Busnello presents "Our Hope for the Future Lies in Remembering the Past". He aims to shed lights on the efforts that have been made and continue to be made to commemorate the Holocaust in Canada by examining the memorial culture of Jewish communities in Niagara Falls, St. Catharines, Welland, Hamilton, and the National Holocaust Memorial.

@ the Museum Thursday night presents: "Our Hope for the Future Lies in Remembering the Past": Niagara Holocaust Memorials website link

WINspirational Women with Denise Burke

Thursday, May 30, 2019 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Meridian Centre 1 IceDogs Way St. Catharines, ON L2R 0B3

Contact Information: Corrina Massicotte - Phone: 905-246-7627

Join us for this talk show styled event that is intimate, informal and interactive. While sipping refreshments and enjoying apps, hear how Denise got to where she is today and learn how to build the leader in you.

WINspirational Women with Denise Burke website link