Posted on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 03:39 PM
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Grand Bend, ON – Bring your family to Lambton Heritage Museum over March Break!
From March 16 to 20, children will have an opportunity to use tech gadgets at the Museum from the Lambton County Library MakerSpace program. From 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. daily, school-aged children can create their own buttons or magnets using the button maker and learn to program an Ozobot, a pocket-sized robot!
In addition to the special March Break programming, Museum visitors will be able...
Posted on Friday, August 07, 2020 12:27 PM
As Federal, Provincial and Municipal authorities have taken measure aimed to restrict the spread of COVID-19, we have shifted our daily routines and become accustomed to uncertainty. Many of us have found new ways of working, learning, and communicating during this time. We see the kindness made by caregivers, neighbours, and essential service providers while learning how important social distancing is at this time when friends and family feel even more valuable to us. Each of us is experiencing...
Posted on Friday, July 17, 2020 08:17 PM
Please note that Lambton Museums, including Lambton Heritage Museum, Oil Museum of Canada and Lambton County Archives will be closed until further notice in an effort to encourage social distancing and to prevent the further spread of the COVID-19 virus. Please visit the News section on our website for the most up-to-date information.
Posted on Friday, June 19, 2020 01:34 PM
Oil Springs, ON - The Oil Museum of Canada challenges you to build a mini model and participate in the free, online event Mini Models in Isolation. The event is now accepting submissions and will be running until July 12, 2020.
Build a model of a spring pole three-pole derrick, a Canada Drilling Rig or jerker line system with pump jack(s) and submit a photo or video of your model for a chance to win a prize.
Get as creative or authentic as you would like when building your model, you can even use...
Posted on Thursday, May 21, 2020 09:12 AM
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Grand Bend, ON - Have you wondered how the current pandemic compares to the influenza that gripped the world at the end of the First World War? A panel of local historians will address this question and more in a special digital presentation, Living Now & Looking Back: "Spanish Flu" in Sarnia-Lambton on Thursday, May 28.
"This is not the first time we have been gripped by a public health emergency," notes Dana Thorne, Curator/Supervisor at Lambton Heritage Museum. "Our...