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June 1, 2016 to October 1, 2016
Milling Demonstrations
Balmoral Grist Mill, Balmoral Mills
11 am & 2 pm - Monday to Friday* Feel the mill in action and hear the whir of wooden gears as shafts and pulleys turn the original Scottish granite millstones. The mill can be turned on by staff...
June 11, 2016 to June 25, 2016
‘Arts of the Sailor’ – Fancy Lanyard
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax
June 11th, 18th, 25th, 2016 1 pm to 4 pm Maximum number of participants: 4 Cost: $45 Lanyards have long been used by mariners, both to keep their tools close by, and for decoration. This month, join...
June 25, 2016 Wasson Bluff Special Place
Fundy Geological Museum, Parrsboro
Wasson Bluff Special Place:  Extensive faulting during the breakup of Pangea resulted in the formation of a rift valley in the Fundy region. Towards the end of the Triassic the faults taped into...
June 26, 2016 Capella Regalis Men & Boys Choir - Musique Royale
Highland Village Museum, Iona
Capella Regalis Men and Boys Choir was founded in Halifax, Nova Scotia, by Director Nick Halley in 2010. The choir comprises ten men and twelve boys (ages 7–14) and is modeled on the great Anglican...
June 26, 2016 Strawberry Tea
Haliburton House, Windsor
2pm to 4pm Admission $6 
June 27, 2016 to June 30, 2016
Road To Stanfest Songwriters’ Camp
Sherbrooke Village, Sherbrooke
Improve your abilities in the art, technique & craft of songwriting! Come to the shores of the beautiful St. Mary’s River for a songwriting experience. There will be sing-a-longs, songwriters’...
June 28, 2016 Tuesday Night Tunes: Ragged Robin
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax
7 pm – 8 pm, free Their love of the irresistible groove of traditional Irish music brought Erin Dempsey and Ellen Gibling together in 2015 to form this vibrant musical duo. With harp, flute, and...
June 29, 2016 Jazz Café – Steve Lee Trio
North Hills Museum, Granville Ferry
7-9pm  Enjoy an evening of swing and Latin jazz with the Wolfville based Steve Lee Trio, accompanied with coffee, tea, and delicious desserts by Paula Buxton of Leo’s Café. Tickets are $20 each (...
June 30, 2016 Road To Stanfest Grand Finale Concert
Sherbrooke Village, Sherbrooke
The Road to Stanfest Songwriters’ Camp final concert featuring camp instructors: TBA and Camp Participants at St. James Presbyterian Church, 7:00 pm, tickets $10.00 at the door.
July 1, 2016 Canada Day Open House
Highland Village Museum, Iona
To honour the founding of our country, admission to visit the Highland Village on July 1 will be free. Come to Iona and celebrate Canada’s birthday. A milling frolic will be held at 2pm. 

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