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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.
Heritage Day at Tucker House
Date and time
1731 Tucker Rd
United Counties of Prescott and Russell, ON
Directions: Take 417 Queensway East to Orléans. At the split, keep left towards Rockland on Highway 174. Stay on the 174 through Rockland and turn right onto Landry Road. Take the first right onto Tucker Road just before the paramedic station. Tucker House will be on your right!.
Offered in English and French.
Come celebrate our region's natural and historical heritage at the Tucker House, a historic site with a mandate for environmental education. In addition to the tour of the site and the house, local artists and artisans will present demonstrations of traditional crafts and interactive art workshops. Bring your picnic and enjoy the day with the whole family!
Artist Shanna Steals will offer a workshop entitled "Introduction to Sculptural Painting and Mixed Media - Protecting the Environment and its Natural Resources". In this workshop, participants will learn how to create a painted work with found and recycled objects to create a work that will focus on the conservation of the planet and its natural resources. They will learn how to incorporate objects from the recycling bin and found objects from nature to create a sculptural painting. **This workshop has a limit of participants (Registration link below)**
This Event is a part of the Ontario Culture Days Regional Hub Program. A closing event with speeches will take place at 1pm, followed by a musical performance by Héloïse Yelle. Check back for more details soon
COVID-19 Policy: Following provincial and regional restrictions, visitors will not be required to wear masks or to practice physical distancing, though they are encouraged to if they prefer. Anyone experiencing COVID-19 symptoms should stay home.
Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council
The Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council (CAPRAC) is a non-profit organisations whose mission is to inform the community of the various cultural, artistic, and heritage events in the region, to bring together cultural, artistic, and heritage stakeholders, to support the realisation of unifying initiatives, and to promote the arts, culture, and heritage of Prescott and Russell.
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The Conseil des arts Prescott-Russell Arts Council (CAPRAC) is a non-profit organisations whose mission is to inform the community of the various cultural, artistic, and heritage events in the region, to bring together cultural, artistic, a...