Help us celebrate International Women's Day on March 3, 12-2pm by coming to The St. Andrews Heritage Centre zine-making party! Learn about influential women from St. Andrews' history while helping to create the Rectory's very first zine. Drop-ins are welcome, $5 per participant. In the theme of honouring and supporting women, all proceeds will go to Nova House in Selkirk. For registration and more information, go to www.standrewsrectory.ca.
National Flag Day was celebrated at the Heritage Centre is this past weekend! Here's a couple of selfies with the #canadianflag
Interested in researching your family's genealogy? St. Andrews Heritage Centre, in partnership with the Manitoba Genealogical Society is hosting a Genealogy Workshop! Learn the basics of genealogical research on February 24 from 12-2pm. Register at www.standrewsrectory.ca.
We had lots of fun this past Saturday at our Birdfeeder and Birdhouse workshop! Thanks to all who came by and participated, and a big thank you to Gerald Machnee from the Selkirk Birdwatcher's Club for his presentation covering the birds of the area. We're all ready for the National Backyard Bird Count now! For upcoming events and activities visit www.standrewsrectory.ca
Cheers to our last Drop-In Highland Dance Class last night! A big thank you to all who came out and participated, and to Kids in Kilts School of Highland Dance for providing the wonderful instructors. Stay tuned for more drop-in dance class opportunities!
Have any artwork you would like to show off? St. Andrews Heritage Centre is inviting all to participate and exhibit their art at the Rectory! Drop off your artwork during the week of January 22-29. Opening reception will be on February 1st from 6-7pm. Go to www.standrewsrectory.ca for submission guidelines and submission form.
Interested in participating in a group discussion about the history of St. Andrews Rectory? Join St. Andrews Heritage Centre’s first Winter Theory Round Table with guest facilitator Sylvia Dreaver as she leads the discussion on the Rectory’s and the surrounding area’s history in terms of Reconciliation on January 29th from 6-7pm! Register and get the reading at www.standrewsrectory.ca.
Thanks to everyone who came out to another fun and successful Highland Dance drop-in class last night! We're looking forward to the next one on Saturday, December 30th. Register at www.standrewsrectory.ca
Come check out the new outdoor interpretive panels and read up about the area's - and Rectory's - history! You can find them beside the St. Andrews Heritage Centre
From Laureen Sadlier's talk this past Wednesday. Thanks to all who participated and enjoyed the round table discussion on Collections Management in Community Museums. Keep updated for more talks and guest speakers to come!
Thanks to all who came out to our first Highland Dance drop-in class on Saturday! Here are some of the participants showing off their newly-learned moves. Don't forget that the next class is on Wednesday, December 13th! Register at www.standrewsrectory.ca
Join St. Andrews Heritage Centre on Wednesday November 29th for a talk with Registrar of Pataka Art + Museum in New Zealand, Laureen Sadlier, on collections management with historical materials from community museums. Register at: www.standrewsrectory.ca