Culture Days


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395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7

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Saturday, September 29, 2018
Newmarket Old Town Hall (460 Botsford Street) & Newmarket Public Library (438 Park Avenue)
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South)
10 a.m. to Noon, 1 to 4 p.m.

Free admission. Suitable for all ages!

On Saturday, September 29, the heart of Newmarket's cultural core invites you to explore, share, listen, create and collaborate in a one-day celebration of Culture Days, 2018!
With every voice, with every beat, Newmarket becomes a stronger move inclusive and diverse community. Come celebrate the creative flow that beats within us all!

Old Town Hall will host a variety of drop in activities including workshops and demonstrations on: 

  • Spoken Word
  • Open Mic
  • Adding Beat to Prose
  • Blackout Poetry
  • Community Cypher and Hands-On Drumming Circle for the whole family. 

You can also voice your ideas through adding to the interactive iWonder art installation in the atrium. 
All activities are free. Spaces in some programs are limited. Pre-registration recommended where noted on the schedule below.

Join Arduino and Raspberry Pi Beat Boxes and learn how to play a new instrument with guidance from a music expert. Create music with Makey Makey technology, 3D print your own guitar pick and join them for interactive Karaoke!  

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Celebrate Newmarket's heritage during our open house. See the current exhibit, Warmth Through the Generations, featuring quilts made by Elman W. Campbell's mother and grandmother, a Quilt of Valour, Dresden Plate, Colonial Lady, Double Wedding Ring, Underground Railroad and more! Explore the museum with a history hunt and learn about the types of artifacts collected in your local community museum. 

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Our Jam-packed schedule is on it's way. Check back soon!