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August 2017

“Keeping up with the Stuarts”

August 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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$6.00

Join us as we travel through the English furniture styles that were popular during the Stuart period from the beginning of the reign of James I in 1603 to the end of Queen Anne’s reign in 1714. We will examine the sturdy oak construction of the Jacobean style that was prevalent from James I to Charles I; the austere designs of the Puritans; the influence of the French and Dutch in the Carolean style while Charles II was in exile;…

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September 2017

North Hills Museum Tea & Garden Party

September 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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Join us for an afternoon of live music, tea and wonderful treats, as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Annapolis Heritage Society. Free family event, donations welcome. For more information contact Dawn Bourke at North Hills Museum 902-532-2168, or email northhillsmuseum@gmail.com

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October 2017

50 Years of Heritage Preservation in Annapolis Royal – Salt Box Talk at North Hills Museum

October 3, 2017
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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$10.00

Tuesday October 3, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, or 1:30 - 3:30 pm   In the summer of 1967 six intrepid people embarked on an adventure, the end of which is still not in sight (fortunately!). The town of Annapolis Royal was in a slow but apparently inexorable decline for its heyday as a bustling seaport and county seat. A number of its 18th and 19th century buildings were threatened; a number had already been demolished. In an effort…

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Crystal in the House – The Georgian Glassware Collection at North Hills Museum – Salt Box Talk

October 10, 2017
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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$10.00

October 10, 2017 Tuesday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, or 1:30 – 3:30 pm Join us as we examine the history of glassware in Britain, from the Roman period to the 16th century interpretation of Venetian style glass, to the late 17th century when George Ravenscroft introduced lead oxide to the production process of the beloved clear English Georgian glass created in the 18th century sought after by collectors. We will identify different styles and how politics and war had an…

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Nova Scotia Architecture – Salt Box Talk at North Hills Museum

October 17, 2017
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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$10.00

October 17, 2017 Tuesday 10:00am – 12:00pm, or 1:30 – 3:30pm  Nova Scotia is a treasure chest of many varieties of architecture beginning in the French Colonial period of the 17th century, to the late 18th century Dutch and Georgian styles of the Loyalists found along the Atlantic Coast. The locally built vernacular to the grandeur of Neo Classical and Victorian designs, not to mention the Revival architecture, provide only a sample of the different styles of architecture that we will…

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November 2017

Talk/Walk at the O’Dell House Museum

November 19, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
O’Dell House Museum, 136 St. George Street
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia Canada
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Interested in finding out what the O’Dell House was like fifty years ago, before Annapolis Heritage Society began its work? Join Barry Moody on Sunday November 19, at 1:30 pm, for an informal walk through the building, and learn about the changes that were made in changing the then four-apartment building into the museum we are all familiar with. Coffee/tea and conversation will follow. Admission is by free-will donation. Participation is limited, so advanced registration is required. For details and to…

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Victorian Christmas at the O’Dell House Museum

November 24, 2017 - December 2, 2017
O’Dell House Museum, 136 St. George Street
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia Canada
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November 24th & 25th 7:00 - 9:00 pm / November 26th 2:00 - 4:00 pm / December 1st & 2nd 7:00 - 9:00 pm Animators will be beautifully attired in Victorian Costume, and the O'Dell House Museum will be lavishly appointed with decorations made from the forests and gardens of Annapolis County. Step back in time and enjoy a glass of hot mulled cider and homemade cookies as you sing carols with friends, while treating your senses to a Victorian…

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February 2018

Age of Sail – Book Relaunch

February 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
O’Dell House Museum, 136 St. George Street
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia Canada
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Free

Join us for the Relaunch of the "Age of Sail" on Heritage Day February 19th, 2018, 2-4 pm at the O'Dell House Museum at 136 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Enjoy coffee and baked treats. Author Peggy Armstrong will be there to sign copies. The cost is $30.00 per book

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May 2018

Official Opening of the ‘Painted Room’

May 15 @ 11:00 am
Sinclair Inn, 230 Lower St. George Street
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1A0 Canada
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The Board of Directors of the Annapolis Heritage Society invites you to attend the official opening of the 'Painted Room' of the Sinclair Inn Museum - Special Guest Speaker MP Colin Fraser. Tuesday May 15th, 2018 at 11:00 am. Sinclair Inn Museum NHS, 230 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia.

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June 2018

Annapolis Heritage Society – Annual General Meeting

June 20 @ 7:00 pm
North Hills Museum, 5065 Granville Road
Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia B0S 1K0 Canada
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The Annapolis Heritage Society Annual General Meeting will take place on Wednesday June 20th, 2018 at 7:00 pm at North Hills Museum - 5065 Granville Road, Granville Ferry, NS. Our guest speaker Dr. Barry Moody will present a lecture on "The Yankees Are Coming".

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