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Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire ?

Well folks, we’ve had a few snowfalls and this Friday we flip the calendar to December. Whether you want to bundle up inside or get cozy with some hot chocolate outside, we’ve got you covered this weekend!

Wreck-on Silly Nation with Ryan McMahon

Immerse yourself in an entertaining and thought-provoking evening with edgy Anishinaabe comedian, writer, digital-media artist, and community activist Ryan McMahon, who uses comedy to delve into the dark history of Indigenous people and colonialism. In Wreck-on Silly Nation, McMahon uses his fast-paced, irreverent style of storytelling comedy to explore whether Canada is really ready for reconciliation, […]

Survivors’ Stories of the Alberni Indian Residential School

The new Canadian History Hall features the stories of a group of Survivors of the Alberni Indian Residential School whose childhood art was discovered as part a gift of artworks to the University of Victoria and returned to them as part of the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. On October 12, join us […]

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire?

This weekend is all about celebrating summer with festivals, markets and pop-up events. Enjoy! Get your museum fix with two new exhibitions. Visit the Canadian Museum of History for their Napoleon and Paris exhibit, opening June 16. The sneak peeks on Instagram look awesome! Walk across the Alexandra Bridge to the National Gallery of Canada […]