RUTHVEN’S FOR THE BIRDS 9th Annual Event Saturday, October 20, 2018 Join us as we Celebrate the Year of the Bird See live birds up close, listen to a talk, meet our bird banders, volunteers and join in on a family friendly birds of prey show 6am –7pm (or anytime in between) Admission by donation […]
Ruthven Park National Historic Site staff, the Lower Grand River Land Trust Inc., and the site’s fantastic team of volunteers are excited to announce that the annual Cars in the Park Vintage Car Show will be returning on Thanksgiving Monday 2018 for its 22nd year! This event has been hit with car cruisers from throughout the […]
Bird Banding – Ruthven Park National Historic Site Summer has flown by and the fall migratory period has begun. That means from September 1 to November 7, bird banding is scheduled daily from dawn until noon except in inclement weather located at Ruthven Park National Historic Site Bird Banding Station.
Workshop with Elizabeth Boyd Registered Medicinal Herbalist. Participants will: prepare fire cider, syrup and onion honey; dig burdock root; gather New England Astor petals; sample burdock root salad and dandelion cake with New England Astor petals and finally take a fall herb walk around Ruthven’s grounds with Elizabeth. Pre-registration is required $40 per person. Call […]
This spring, enjoy Ruthven Park’s suite of art workshops on biweekly Wednesday evenings in the Coach House! The Evening Art at Ruthven Park Spring Workshop Series is open to everyone; no experience is necessary for participation in any of the workshops. The cost is $40.00 + HST per workshop in the Series. However, the more […]
Ahead of Ruthven Park National Historic Site’s opening weekend on May 19, 2018, staff are thrilled to announce that traditional historic mansion tours will be taking place every week day afternoon during March Break (March 12 – 16 inclusive)! Tours will take place on the hour each day at 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 3:00 […]
After a three-year hiatus, Ruthven Park National Historic Site is pleased to announce the return of it’s popular “A Grand Bridal Show” on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10:00am – 2:00pm! The 5th edition of this event will take place right before wedding season begins again at the site to get couples excited about their […]