Programs

Nid: 906

Summer Day Camps: Art Across the Ages - Ages 6-9

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, August 24, 2018 - 4:30pm

Art Across the Ages - Ages 6-9
August 20-24,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
From prehistoric art to abstract painting, this day camp covers it all! Join us to create art from all over the world 
and from all different time periods using an assortment of 
art materials and mediums.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 940

Music in the Museum: Nicole Lisa Craig

Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, August 25, 7-10pm

Orillia Museum of Art & History

Nicole Lisa Craig is a compassionate musician who lends her angelic voice to ENTERTAIN, INSPIRE, and LIFT people to a better state of mind. Nicole's three studio albums have been added to over 100 radio stations across North America, South America, Australia, and Europe. Her track "City at Dusk" was the #1 Canadian Indie song on Q108 Kingston's 2017 charts. 

She has performed in places like The Orillia Opera House, Winterfolk Festival, Niagara Lavender Festival, Old Church Theatre, Lindsay Academy Theatre, and Hughs Room. Nicole has performed with Canadian Folk Legend VALDY and Rick Dutkiewicz Haynes (GORDON LIGHTFOOT's Bass player since 1969). Nicole now tours with DAVID HENMAN (co founder of APRIL WINE) and Donald Quan (formerly with LIGHTHOUSE and LOREENA MCKENNITT). Nicole is touring full-time across Ontario and Quebec and performs over 150 shows a year.

Admission is FREE though donations are appreciated.

Free Spirits: The History of the Mariposa Folk Festival in Orillia and its events are generously sponsored by Casino Rama Resort 

Nid: 907

Summer Day Camps: Art Across the Ages - Ages 9-12

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, August 31, 2018 - 4:30pm

Art Across the Ages - Ages 9-12
August 27-31,  9:00am-4:30pm (no before or after care available) at the Orillia Museum of Art & History
 
From prehistoric art to abstract painting, this day camp covers it all! Join us to create art from all over the world 
and from all different time periods using an assortment of 
art materials and mediums.
 
Registration:
 
Orillia Resident $165.00 / Non-Resident $206.25 
 
All registration is done online through the City of Orillia’s SUN registration system: 
 
 
 
For inquiries contact OMAH’s Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator, Brianne Gascho, at 705-326-2159 ext. 104 or programs@orilliamuseum.org

Nid: 941

7th Annual Bruce Bayne/Don Jenkins Invitational Croquet Tournament

Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 12:30pm to 4:30pm

Sunday, September 8, 12:30-4:30pm at Couchiching Beach Park

Rain Day: Sunday September 9


In memory of Bruce Bayne and Don Jenkins, this event is held in support of the Orillia Museum of Art & History with no previous experience required.

Entry fee $50 per person. To enter, contact OMAH at executivedirector@orilliamuseum.org or phone 705-326-2159

 

Nid: 938

Murray van Halem Urban Landscape Painting

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6

 
Join Murray van Halem, in this hands-on workshop series to learn about urban landscape painting. This course will review and utilize a variety of painting elements including principles of perspective, design, colour theory, and colour mixing. In this workshop participants will also investigate a variety of elements of urban landscapes to include in your painting, such as cars, people, streetlights, utility poles, wires, etc. Working from reference photos (participants and/or instructor provided), you will create a number of urban landscape paintings.
Participants are required to bring their own painting supplies. A list will be provided to those who register.
 
4 weeks running Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6
Time: 1-4pm
at the Orillia Museum of Art & History, Dorothy Macdonald Creative Studio
 
Registration
Member: $120 + HST
Non-member: $150 + HST
 
Register through OMAH by coming in to the museum, or calling 705-326-2159
 
Maximum number of students: 10
 
Please direct any inquiries to Brianne Gascho, Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator at 705-326-2159 ext. 103 or e-mailing programs@orilliamuseum.org

Murray van Halem Urban Landscape Painting

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6

 
Join Murray van Halem, in this hands-on workshop series to learn about urban landscape painting. This course will review and utilize a variety of painting elements including principles of perspective, design, colour theory, and colour mixing. In this workshop participants will also investigate a variety of elements of urban landscapes to include in your painting, such as cars, people, streetlights, utility poles, wires, etc. Working from reference photos (participants and/or instructor provided), you will create a number of urban landscape paintings.
Participants are required to bring their own painting supplies. A list will be provided to those who register.
 
4 weeks running Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6
Time: 1-4pm
at the Orillia Museum of Art & History, Dorothy Macdonald Creative Studio
 
Registration
Member: $120 + HST
Non-member: $150 + HST
 
Register through OMAH by coming in to the museum, or calling 705-326-2159
 
Maximum number of students: 10
 
Please direct any inquiries to Brianne Gascho, Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator at 705-326-2159 ext. 103 or e-mailing programs@orilliamuseum.org

Murray van Halem Urban Landscape Painting

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6

 
Join Murray van Halem, in this hands-on workshop series to learn about urban landscape painting. This course will review and utilize a variety of painting elements including principles of perspective, design, colour theory, and colour mixing. In this workshop participants will also investigate a variety of elements of urban landscapes to include in your painting, such as cars, people, streetlights, utility poles, wires, etc. Working from reference photos (participants and/or instructor provided), you will create a number of urban landscape paintings.
Participants are required to bring their own painting supplies. A list will be provided to those who register.
 
4 weeks running Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6
Time: 1-4pm
at the Orillia Museum of Art & History, Dorothy Macdonald Creative Studio
 
Registration
Member: $120 + HST
Non-member: $150 + HST
 
Register through OMAH by coming in to the museum, or calling 705-326-2159
 
Maximum number of students: 10
 
Please direct any inquiries to Brianne Gascho, Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator at 705-326-2159 ext. 103 or e-mailing programs@orilliamuseum.org

Murray van Halem Urban Landscape Painting

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6

 
Join Murray van Halem, in this hands-on workshop series to learn about urban landscape painting. This course will review and utilize a variety of painting elements including principles of perspective, design, colour theory, and colour mixing. In this workshop participants will also investigate a variety of elements of urban landscapes to include in your painting, such as cars, people, streetlights, utility poles, wires, etc. Working from reference photos (participants and/or instructor provided), you will create a number of urban landscape paintings.
Participants are required to bring their own painting supplies. A list will be provided to those who register.
 
4 weeks running Tuesday, October 16, 23, 30, and November 6
Time: 1-4pm
at the Orillia Museum of Art & History, Dorothy Macdonald Creative Studio
 
Registration
Member: $120 + HST
Non-member: $150 + HST
 
Register through OMAH by coming in to the museum, or calling 705-326-2159
 
Maximum number of students: 10
 
Please direct any inquiries to Brianne Gascho, Community & Visitor Engagement Coordinator at 705-326-2159 ext. 103 or e-mailing programs@orilliamuseum.org