About The Schoolhouse
Our Events for 2016-2017
Sept.15-18: Brampton Fair
Oct.1: Doors Open
Dec.4: Christmas Open House and Sale
Feb.N/A: Heritage Day
June.21: Strawberry Social
July.18: Lemonade on the Lawn
Open Sunday Dates for 2016-2017
(Winter Sundays weather permitting)
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Sept 11 - Back to School Come and see what it would be like to attend a one room schoolhouse. Make an old fashioned bonnet. Write on a slate.
Oct 8 - Autumn Leaves Gather some leave in the schoolhouse garden. Make a leaf rubbing collage to take home
Nov 13 - Remembrance Day Sunday We honour the members of our Armed Forces. Come and see our display of stories, medals and photos. Make a poppy, a peace dove or a bookmark.
Dec 4 - Christmas Sale at the Schoolhouse Come and see our schoolhouse all decorated for a Victorian Christmas. We will have schoolhouse items for sale and our 2015 vendors will be returning. Complete your Christmas shopping with wooden toys, honey, wool, books, barn board items, notecards, beeswax candles and more.
Jan 8 - Early Post Offices Learn about Canada’s first stamp – the Three Penny Beaver – and who designed it. Colour your own copy of the stamp.
Feb 12 - Valentine’s Day Do you know the history of this special day? See our vintage valentines then make a special card for someone you love.
Mar 12 - Maple Sugaring The early pioneers depended on maple sugar as a sweetener. The First Nations people showed them how to harvest this sweet sap. Come and see our display of storybooks and activities.
April 9 - Bees and Their Honey Come and enjoy our spring garden and learn more about the bees and their amazing honey making industry.
May 14 - Spring Time Means Work in the Garden
Just like the early settlers, our volunteers are busy in our Victorian gardens. See what spring flowers are growing. Can you name them? Make a pinwheel to play with on a windy spring day.
June 11 - Family Games Day Come and try your hand at our games and toys both inside and outside. Challenge someone to try our stilts and enjoy the swings.
NOTE:There are no Open Sundays in July and August.