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Event Calendar, Category Education

  • Construction Traditions

    July 30, 2017 @ 6:00 AM

    Don’t miss the opportunity to interact with craftspeople who will share their skill and knowledge of some of the traditional techniques that were used to reconstruct the Port-Royal Habitation. 2016 marked the 75th anniversary of the official grand opening of Port-Royal. If you couldn’t make it last year, don’t miss the opportunity to learn more about Parks Canada’s first major reconstruction in 2017! Take in demonstrations in hewing timbers, making shingles, turning wood, making handles for tools and blacksmithing. This is the opportunity to truly appreciate the architecture of this very unique structure. 1:00 p.m. -4:00 p.m. www.parkscanada.gc.ca/portroyal
  • Dark Sky Weekend

    August 11, 2017 @ 6:00 AM

    Search Kejimkujik’s spectacular night skies for planets, galaxies, constellations and much more in Nova Scotia’s only Dark Sky Preserve! There will be stories and discoveries for all ages. Plan to camp or stay overnight close by – you don’t want to miss the show! Presented in partnership with the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC). www.parkscanada.gc.ca/keji
  • Encampment Days on Natal Day Weekend

    August 04, 2017 @ 6:00 AM

    August 4 (evening) – Sunday, August 6 (noon) Stroll around the encampment of the 84th Regiment of Foot 2nd Battalion (Royal Highland Emigrants) and enjoy the sights, the smells, and the sounds of black powder musketry, outdoor cooking and life in an 18th century military camp. The 84th Regiment creates a vivid picture of the conditions of centuries-old military life. Saturday afternoon (weather permitting) a tactical battle features 18th century military techniques. www.parkscanada.gc.ca/fortanne
  • Fall for the Stars Dark Sky Weekend - September Edition

    September 22, 2017 @ 6:00 AM

    This fall, we invite you for a second weekend of Dark Sky activities! Search Keji's spectacular fall night skies for planets, galaxies, constellations and much more. Come celebrate the Fall Equinox with us! Presented in partnership with the Royal Astronomical Society of anada(RASC). www.parkscanada.gc.ca/keji