Museum & Archives Events

May 30

The Stone City Band... Live at the Museum

May 30th

7:00 pm

97 Thomas Street East, Napanee

You’re invited to a great night of music at the Lennox and Addington County Museum in Napanee. On Thursday, May 30th at 7pm, join classic rock and blues performers The Stone City Band for a performance Live at the Museum. 

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June 18

The Creation of the Lost Villages

June 18th

7:00 pm

97 Thomas Street East, Napanee

It's sure to be an informative evening at this edition of Tuesday Night at the Museum. On Tuesday, June 18th at 7pm, Jim Brownell presents The Creation of the Lost Villages: Guest Talk with Jim Brownell, Past President, Lost Villages Historical Society.

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July 2

Lunchtime Yoga in the Park & Paddle Boarding

July 2nd - August 20th

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

Escape the busyness of your day and enjoy a brain and body break in the beautiful parkland of the Macpherson House. Studio Yoga Yoga will be hosting these pop-up yoga sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout July and August from 12:10 - 12:50pm. Studio Yoga Yoga will be providing the yoga mats for these classes. No preregistration is required, and you are welcome to

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July 2

Succulent Fairy Gardens

July 2nd

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 2nd at 2pm join Lisa Davis from Simple Country Pleasures who will be demonstrating how to create a Succulent Fairy Garden.

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July 4

Flitting and Flying with Feathered Friends: Bird Talk and Birdhouse Making

July 4th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee!  On July 4th at 2pm join Birding Expert Janet Scott, for an afternoon dedicated to our feathered friends.  Who might be in your garden and how can we make them feel welcome?

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July 9

Robin Hood: Dufflebag Theatre

July 9th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 9th at 2pm Dufflebag Theatre will be putting on a performance of Robin Hood.

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July 11

Illuminated Letters

July 11th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee!  On July 11th at 2pm join Amanda West Lewis, who will be demonstrating and facilitating a free workshop on Illuminated Letters.  All ages are welcome to participate in the workshop. 

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July 15

Firebird: Little Red Theatre

July 15th

2:00 pm

97 Thomas St E

It’s a Special Event day at the L&A County Museum in Napanee!

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July 16

Butterflies Galore: A Pollinator Garden Afternoon at Macpherson House

July 16th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee!  On July 16th at 2pm join the Lennox & Addington Stewardship Council will be hosting a Pollinator Garden Afternoon for families at Macpherson House in Napanee. Come and learn more about our native butterflies and how to create a pollinator garden.

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July 17

Historical Play Day with Henrietta at Willow Castle

July 17th

1:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

For a kid focused tour day join Amber on July 17th from 1-4pm in the gardens of the Macpherson House. Children will be brought back in time to spend the afternoon with Henrietta Macpherson at Willow Castle. Dress up in historical clothing, play games, and do crafts from the 1800’s.

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July 18

Pottery Workshop

July 18th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 18th at 2pm join Linda Wilfram Fraser from Garden Studio who will be demonstrating the art of pottery. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in the workshop and create a one of a kind potter piece for free!

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July 23

Forest Trek: Applefun Puppetry

July 23rd

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 23rd at 2pm Applefun Puppetry will be putting on a performance of Forest Trek.

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July 24

Fiddle Fire

July 24th

7:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live Under the Stars event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 24th at 7pm Violin sensation Chris McKhool gets children and families dancing, clapping, laughing and singing songs. Kids and their parent’s scat-sing become a rhythm section and join Chris on stage to play rare percussion instruments from around the world!

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July 25

Fiddle and Shake: Music and Instrument Making

July 25th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 25th at 2pm join Mary Kennedy & Sharon McLaughlin for an afternoon of music exploration from Canada’s music history. Dance to some fiddle and harp music. Touch an old violin and take a look at how it looks inside, feel its wood and discuss how it is made and how it makes music. 

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July 30

Kartooning for Kids (and Kids at Heart)

July 30th

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On July 30th at 2pm join Tim Nimigan who will be demonstrating and leading a free workshop on Cartooning.

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August 1

What IS That Thing?: Queen’s Barefoot Players

August 1st

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 1st at 2pm join The Queen’s Barefoot Players for a performance of What is that Thing?

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August 6

Mask making: To the Birds

August 6th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 6th at 2pm join mask maker Clelia Scala for a demonstration and free workshop in mask making. Celebrate the summer by making your own bird mask using collage and painting techniques.

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August 7

A (musical) Midsummers Night Dream: Driftwood Theatre Live Under the Stars

August 7th

7:30 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live Under the Stars event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 7th at 7:30pm join Driftwood Theatre for their performance of Shakespeare’s A Midsummers Night Dream. This summer, Driftwood Theatre celebrates 25 years of the Bard’s Bus Tour by revisiting Shakespeare’s most magical, musical story.

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August 8

Paper Making

August 8th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee!  On August 8th at 2pm join Wendy Cain for this hands-on demonstration of papermaking. This free workshop will introduce the participants to basic sheet forming with paper pulp and allow the participants to work with coloured paper pulps and prepared stencils to create a unique paper work, w

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August 13

Sleeping Beauty: Dufflebag Theatre

August 13th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee!

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August 14

Kitchen Gypsies

August 14th

7:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Live Under the Stars event at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 14th at 7pm The Kitchen Gypsies will be performing a family friendly concert that will be sure to get people dancing in their seats.

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August 15

The Buzz on Bees

August 15th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 15th at 2pm join the Limestone Beekeepers’ Guild to learn the buzz on bees and beekeeping, and how you can too become a beekeeper.  Guests will also have the opportunity to see a live beehive in action, don’t worry the hive will be inside a glass case to keep the bees safe.

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August 19

Liquid Glass Feather: A Pouring Medium Workshop

August 19th

97 Thomas St E

It’s a Special Event day at the L&A County Museum in Napanee!

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August 20

Indigenous Beaded Strawberries

August 20th

2:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

It’s a Demo Day at the Allan Macpherson House & Park in Napanee! On August 20th at 2pm join Indigenous artists, Tina Brant & Joy Brant in a beading workshop. Strawberries are very important in Iroquois culture. It is the first fruit to appear in rowing season. It symbolizes life, health and traditionally they are celebrated to thank the creator for g

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August 21

Historical Play Day with Henrietta at Willow Castle

August 21st

1:00 pm

180 Elizabeth St., Napanee, ON

For a kid focused tour day join Amber on August 21st from 1-4pm in the gardens of the Macpherson House. Children will be brought back in time to spend the afternoon with Henrietta Macpherson at Willow Castle. Dress up in historical clothing, play games, and do crafts from the 1800’s. Amber will also read an excerpt from the Secret of Willow Castle in the garden. Tours of the h

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