Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 5:00pm

Come to the Avonlea Community Hall for some delicious home cooking. This is our first fall supper in the new hall attached to the rink and we are excited!

 
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 -
11:30am to 1:30pm

Grab a hotdog at the Co-op to support the museum and fill up with gas to support the Avonlea Volunteer Fire Dept.

 
Saturday, September 2, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors: Charlene Forrest - Various cinnamon buns, butterhorns, The BEST chocolate chip cookies, bacon wrapped jalapenos and stuffed potatoes; Charles Sudom - Jerky, tarts, strawberries, honeydew melons, baby potatoes; Kinley - eggs, cukes, zucchini.  Come and check out what we have in the last market day of the season.  

 
Saturday, September 2, 2017 - 9:30am

This is the last scheduled Saturday tour to the Avonlea Badlands. We encourage you to attend.

 
Monday, August 13, 2018 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

Bring your collectable vehicle to display and enjoy the day with friends. People's Choice awards, Beef-on-a-Bun lunch available, live entertainment on the deck, beer garden, market vendors

Saturday, August 26, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors: Charlene Forrest - Jerkey, various cinnamon buns, the BESTchocolate chip cookies, butterhorns, bacon wrapped jalapenos and taking orders for stuffed potatoes, beet pickles, regular refrigerator pickles and creamy refrigerator pickles; Kinley - Eggs, veges; Charles Sudom - Strawberries, spuds, tarts, jerky and apple rings. You never know what you’ll find at our street fair/trade show/farmers market. BBQ lunch available.  If you would like to set up a table and sell your products, let us know by the Thursday before and we will add you to the list of vendors.

 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

This tour follows Colin Chatfield's Night Photography Class, so you may want to attend both. After a supper break, we will meet at the museum before heading to the Avonlea Badlands to catch the sunset and then we will stay for the moonrise and get some night shots. Adults $15, Students $7.50. Bring a camera capable of long exposures, a tripod and a flashlight or headlamp (preferred). You must be able to carry your gear 2 kilometers.

 
Saturday, August 19, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

 You knead to check this out! The museum is hosting another Heritage Kids Day with a dough theme. Children will be making playdough and will take home samples as well as make and taste biscuits. Stories from seniors will accompany this event.

 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 -
1:00pm to 3:30pm

Learn some local history at archaeological sites on this tour in the rolling Dirt Hills near Avonlea. U-drive this guided, 60 km roundtrip from the museum (high-clearance vehicle recommended). Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the prairie at the Man Effigy while stunning views from the Claybank Ceremonial Circle leave you breathless. Visitors learn about celestial alignments at summer and winter solstices and how this large stone circle is like Stonehenge. Contact 306-868-2101 or info@avonleamuseum.ca to confirm availability.

 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 4:30pm

Learn about taking photographs at night with famous Saskatchewan photographer Colin Chatfield. This 90 minute class will explain the process of night photography for only $35.  After an hour supper break, join us for a tour to the Avonlea Badlands to catch the sunset and some moonlight. 

 

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