Discover Clarington’s Heritage

Clarington is full of rich history for you to discover. In today’s high technology world, it has never been easier to uncover new and old facts that have shaped the place we call home.

This year’s Clarington Heritage Week  is taking place August 8 to 14 at  many historical locations throughout Clarington. What a better time to learn your impressive local history!

Enjoy live music at one of Clarington’s Outdoor Concerts, take a historical walking tour, or watching a play unfold at the Clarington Museums.

For more information on what you can discover this Heritage Week, visit the official website for location details http://www.claringtonheritage.ca/events/current.php.

Enjoy these FREE community concerts and tours:

Monday, August 8

  • Opening Reception and Presentation on the Avro Arrow at the Bowmanville Museum
    6:30-8:30 PM

Tuesday, August 9

  • Newcastle History Room at the Newcastle Community Hall
    6:00 PM
  • Newcastle Walking Tour
    6:00 PM
  • Newcastle Concert at the Newcastle Community Hall
    7:00 PM

Wednesday, August 10

  • “Find Your Roots,” Introduction to Genealogy
    7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Clarington Public Library Bowmanville Branch
  • “Word of Honour: A Ghost Story”
    7:30 PM
    Bowmanville Museum – Tickets claringtonmuseums.com

Thursday, August 11

  • Bowmanville Walking Tour
    6:00 PM
  • Bowmanville Concert
    7:00 PM
  • “Word of Honour: A Ghost Story”
    7:30 PM
    Bowmanville Museum – Tickets claringtonmuseums.com

Friday, August 12

  • Solina Walking Tour Coffee and pies served after the tour at Solina Hall
    7:00 PM
  • “Word of Honour: A Ghost Story”
    7:30 PM
    Bowmanville Museum Tickets claringtonmuseums.com

Saturday, August 13

  • Newcastle History Room Open Newcastle Community Hall
    11:00 AM
  • Newcastle Walking Tour
    12:00 PM
  • Ehrenwort Trail Walking Tour
    4:00 PM
  • “Word of Honour: A Ghost Story”
    7:30 PM
    Bowmanville Museum – Tickets claringtonmuseums.com

Sunday, August 14

  • “Word of Honour: A Ghost Story”
    2:00 PM
    Bowmanville Museum – Tickets claringtonmuseums.com
  • Newtonville Walking Tour
    5:00 PM
  • Newtonville Concert
    6:30 PM

*Events are subject to change, please check back for the latest information and follow Clarington Heritage on Twitter at @Clar_Heritage

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