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January 27, 2023 to April 30, 2023 Body Worlds Vital
Museum of Natural History
Discover the mysteries under your skin Body Worlds Vital is an incredible exhibition offering an amazing opportunity to understand our anatomy, our health, and to gain a new appreciation for what...
February 9, 2023 Catching Cancer Early: Cancer Screening in Nova Scotia
Museum of Natural History, Halifax
Dr. Chris Creene Screening allows us to detect and treat cancers early before they progress and spread. Join us to learn about how our body works, the way cancer affects us, and how we catch cancers...
February 11, 2023 to February 12, 2023 Straw Braiding Demonstration
Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
This weekend staff will be demonstrating the tradition art of straw-hat braiding.
February 16, 2023 Ultrasound Demonstration
Museum of Natural History, Halifax
Christian Neira Join Dalhousie Medical Sciences alum Christian Neira for an interactive ultrasound demonstration. Please note, these demonstrations will be for educational purposes only and not to...
February 18, 2023 to February 19, 2023 By the Light of the Candle
Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
Come join staff in making dipped candles just like the settlers would have done years ago.
February 20, 2023 Heritage Day
Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
Ross Farm will be open for Heritage Day on February 20th! Take advantage of the holiday to learn some local history and enjoy a day on the farm.
February 20, 2023 Celebrate Heritage Day at the MMA
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax
Free Admission On Monday, February 20, this year’s Heritage Day holiday will be honouring Rita Joe, a Mi’kmaw poet from Eskasoni and We’koqma’q First Nations in Unama’ki (Cape Breton Island). Come...
February 23, 2023 Managing Infectious Diseases
Museum of Natural History, Halifax
Dr. Jesse Kancir Learn more about public health’s role in the health system and the work that is done every day to protect Nova Scotians. “Doc Talks” Series 30–45-minute presentations 7:00 pm...
February 23, 2023 Out of Sight, Never Out of Mind: Managing Infectious Diseases
Museum of Natural History, Halifax
Dr. Jesse Kancir The COVID-19 pandemic reminds us of the risk that comes with sharing the planet with viruses, bacteria, and other pathogens. In this presentation, we’ll explore how public health...
February 25, 2023 to February 26, 2023 Logging Demonstration
Ross Farm Museum, New Ross
Join us for a demonstration in traditional logging! On Saturday and Sunday afternoon starting at 1 pm staff will be cutting down a tree with an ax and a crosscut saw, junking it up and yarding it to...