Fall/Winter Events & Exhibits

Fall/Winter events & exhibits

Here’s an overview of what’s happening at DHM through the end of 2022!

Cradles at the Cove: Sept 19th – Nov 4th

    Our newest temporary exhibit at Evergreen House explores the rich and varied history of the marine slips along the Dartmouth cove. Come explore Dartmouth’s connection to the shipbuIlding industry.

Helen’s Birthday Tea: Sept 17th at 4PM-7PM

    In honour of Folklorist Helen Creighton’s birthday (September 5th, 1899), DHM is hosting a birthday Tea, complete with scones, cake, sweet treats and, of course, tea. Enjoy while taking in the folksy live tunes from Blue Lobelia, Tyler Messick, and Eric Stephen Martin!

Halloween at Helen’s: Oct 28th at 4PM & 6PM

    Begins with an afternoon pumpkin hunt and some creepy crafts perfect for little ghouls and goblins at 4PM. And in the evening, a coffee house, featuring some spooky storytelling for all the grown-up ghosties, starting at 6PM.

Folksy Fabrications: Nov 19th – Jan 20th

    A new temporary exhibit exploring and showcasing some of the exciting, cultural, and homey folk art pieces from our collection. Learn about different styles and materials used by local artists in their creative endeavours.

Holiday Coffee House: Nov 24th 5PM-7PM

    An evening made for singers and poets alike, join us in the gorgeous and historic evergreen house for an evening of music, poetry, light snacks, refreshing beverages, and good friends!

 

More details will be added as they are available