Fundy Geological Museum - March Break

March 9, 2014 to March 14, 2014
Fundy Geological Museum


“Celebrating Parrsboro’s Resources”

Night at the Museum Sleepover

Sun, March 9, at 7 pm – Mon, March 10, at 9 am

Boys and girls, aged 7 to 11, can enjoy a fun sleepover in the museum’s gallery. Children 5-7 are welcome, but must be accompanied by an adult.  (Cost: $12 per child. Please book by March 7.)


Theatre Workshop

Mon, March 10 – Fri, March 14

10 am – noon

Aspiring actors and actresses aged 10 to 16 years can enjoy this great workshop, led by the Ship’s Company Theatre’s Artistic Producer. This is a perfect class for both the experienced theatre student and beginners alike.  (Cost: $50)


Build a Mini Lumber Raft

Mon, March 10, from 1 pm – 3 pm

Learn about the huge log rafts that once traveled the Bay and build your very own mini raft during this fun workshop. Supplies are provided. (Cost: $2)


Scavenger Hunt

Tues, March 11, from 1 pm – 3 pm

The Parrsboro Recreation Department invites kids aged 5-10 to take place in a scavenger hunt! Meet at the museum and get ready to learn about the past during this historical adventure through Parrsboro. (Cost $2.)


Ottawa House

Wed, March 12, from 1 pm – 3 pm

Visit the Ottawa House Museum and discover what day-to-day life was like for a sailor of the past. Learn how to tie a rope knot that you can take home with you; a great reminder of your time at the museum. (Cost $2.)


Tidal Power: Environment and Technology

Thurs, March 13, from 1 pm – 3pm

Join members of the FORCE team ( to learn about the ecosystems of the Bay of Fundy, and the technology used to harness tidal power in this special environment. We’ll bring a bit of FORCE to you with interactive activities that give you a glimpse into the life of the many creatures that live in the Bay of Fundy, while introducing you to technology and research from Canada’s leading test centre for tidal energy. Don’t miss this afternoon of learning and fun at Fundy Geological Museum! (Cost $2.)


Improv Workshop

Fri, March 14

During this workshop, young actors and actresses will learn how to unleash their creativity and develop their artistic instincts. Using fun, performance-centered games, participants will discover the power of storytelling and the magic of theatre.