Archive: Events

Westmorland Historical Society – Strategic Planning Meeting

Event Date: Monday, November 29, 2021

The Westmorland Historical Society will be hosting its Strategic Action Planning meeting on November 29th, 2021 at Lady Smith Manor in Dorchester from 5:00 – 6:30 pm.
The meeting will follow our normal board meeting which will also run at the Lady Smith Manor from 4:00-5:00 pm.
The Strategic Planning Meeting is open to directors, members and staff. However, due to Covid19 restrictions we had to limit attendees to 15 people to meet social distancing requirements and board members will be given priority.
All attendee’s must be doubly vaccinated, masked when not seated, and provide proof of vaccine with government issued ID at the door.
Coffee, tea and snacks will be provided.

If you would like to attend, please email Miriam Andrews at keillorhousemuseum@gmail.com to confirm your interest by November 25th.

Date: Monday 29th November 2021

Time: 5pm – 6.30pm

Online:  To attend, please email Miriam Andrews at keillorhousemuseum@gmail.com to confirm you interest by November 25th. 

 

 

Westmorland Historical Society – AGM & Dinner

Event Date: Sunday, June 12, 2022

 

The Westmorland Historical Society will be holding its Annual General Meeting and Dinner on Sunday June 12th at 4.30 pm – 7pm.  All society members are welcome to join.

 

Date: Sunday 12th June 2022

Time: 4.30pm – 7pm (4.30pm – Meet and Greet, 5pm – 7pm – Dinner and AGM)

Venue:  Lady Smith Manor, 22 Woodlawn Road, Dorchester, NB E4K 3A8

Guest Speaker: Miriam Andrews – “The Life and Times of Lady Smith Manor”

Tickets: $15

Payment Options: Cash or Cheque on the door. 

Reserve your seat by emailing keillorhousemuseum@gmail.com

 

Cheques should be made payable to: Westmorland Historical Society Inc.

Tickets must be booked in advance and are limited due to COVID and space. The last day of ticket sales will be Thursday 9th June.

 

If you would like to become a member, and join us at the AGM, please go to this link and complete the membership form provided:

http://keillorhousemuseum.com/website/wp-content/uploads/WHS_Membership_2017.pdf

Historic Dorchester Walking Tours

Event Date: Saturday, July 25, 2020

Our events are cancelled due to Covid restrictions. Watch our Facebook for updates.

 Come visit our museums for a guided tour – safety procedures in place for your protection.

 Check out the Historic Dorchester Walking Tour – download Balado Discovery on your mobile device baladodiscovery.com and learn about the village.

Haunted House Tour

Event Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

7-9 pm
Keillor House Museum
$12.00 Adults, $10.00 Students, $40.00 Family (parents with children)

Tour the historic Keillor House Museum in a different way. This “spooky” adventure is guaranteed to provide a few laughs and always a few screams. It gets bigger and better every year. Real ghouls and goblins will provide delights and frights throughout all three floors of the house. Just try to find your way out of the dungeon. Don’t miss the best haunted house around! Parental discretion is advised.

506 379-6633

Haunted House Tour

Event Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

7-9 pm
Keillor House Museum
$12.00 Adults, $10.00 Students, $40.00 Family (parents with children)

Tour the historic Keillor House Museum in a different way. This “spooky” adventure is guaranteed to provide a few laughs and always a few screams. It gets bigger and better every year. Real ghouls and goblins will provide delights and frights throughout all three floors of the house. Just try to find your way out of the dungeon. Don’t miss the best haunted house around! Parental discretion is advised.

506 379-6633

Haunted House Tour

Event Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019

7-9 pm
Keillor House Museum
$12.00 Adults, $10.00 Students, $40.00 Family (parents with children)

Tour the historic Keillor House Museum in a different way. This “spooky” adventure is guaranteed to provide a few laughs and always a few screams. It gets bigger and better every year. Real ghouls and goblins will provide delights and frights throughout all three floors of the house. Just try to find your way out of the dungeon. Don’t miss the best haunted house around! Parental discretion is advised.

506 379-6633

Haunted House Tour

Event Date: Friday, October 18, 2019

7-9 pm
Keillor House Museum
$12.00 Adults, $10.00 Students, $40.00 Family (parents with children)

Tour the historic Keillor House Museum in a different way. This “spooky” adventure is guaranteed to provide a few laughs and always a few screams. It gets bigger and better every year. Real ghouls and goblins will provide delights and frights throughout all three floors of the house. Just try to find your way out of the dungeon. Don’t miss the best haunted house around! Parental discretion is advised.

506 379-6633

Heritage Fair

Event Date: Sunday, July 28, 2019

12-4 pm
Keillor House Museum

A Sandpiper Festival & Keillor House Museum event.

Presented as part of the Dorchester Sandpiper Festival. A family friendly fair where you can play old fashioned games and learn traditional skills. Try your hand at carding wool, spinning yarn, weaving, rug hooking, quilting, knitting, crochet, basket weaving, etc. Learn from skilled local artisans and watch demonstrations of natural wool dyeing, sheep shearing, blacksmithing, tying fishnet, baking on the open hearth and more.

506-379-6633

Walking Tours of the Village

Event Date: Saturday, July 27, 2019

Starting hourly at Keillor House Museum

1-4 pm

Free Historic Dorchester Walking Tour with a costumed guide offered throughout the afternoon on Saturday, July 27. Starting at Keillor House every hour on the hour from 1 to 4 pm. Tour includes souvenir booklet.

506-379-6633