Historic Rag Rug Workshop – Wednesday, February 19, 7:00 pm $45 per person
Crazy Quilting Workshop – Wednesday, March 4, 7:00 pm $45 per person
Acrylic Floor Mat Workshop – Wednesday, March 11 6:30 pm $75 per person
All materials will be included for workshops, pre-registration is required
call to reserve your spot – 905-772-0560 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Get ready all you future time travellers, your next adventure awaits! Ruthven Park is ready to transport you throughout time to experience life in each generation of the Thompson family. How was it being a businessperson in the 1840s, or as a soldier during WWI? What about as a Victorian politician in the late 1800s, or as an up-and-coming Canadian actor in the 1960s? Participate in fun outdoor games, crafts, historical tours, and special experiences that you will not be able to receive anywhere else. Register today as space is limited! Ages 6+ are welcome, 9am – 4pm.
Non-Member Cost: $125 per week or $28 per day
Member Cost: $115 per week or $26 per day.
Seat sale ends March 6, don’t delay!
Non-Member Cost: $145 per week or $32 per day
Member Cost: $135 per week or $30 per day.
Dear members and friends,
We hope you all enjoyed your holidays season and are enjoying their 2020 so far. In January’s newsletter, we welcome Ruthven Park’s new Historic Site Administrator Nancy Van Sas into her new role, a look back at Christmas bird count, and most importantly a look ahead at events coming up.
Family Day is right around the corner, this year we welcome Wildlife Educator Greg Balch and over 100 mounts of Ontario wildlife and hear about the importance of species conservation. March Break camp registration is now open, and we are also looking for summer students.
You can download the newsletter PDF to your computer, laptop, or device, by clicking here: January 2020 Newsletter
We hope you enjoy reading it, and as always we welcome your questions and comments in person, via email, or on the phone and we hope to see you at one of our many upcoming events!
Warm winter wishes,
Ruthven Park staff
We are seeking highly motivated and energetic students for the 2020 season.
Did you ever want to know what it would be like to work at a National Historic Site? Here is your opportunity.
Ruthven Park is seeking three (3) university or college students with relevant skills and experience to fill the following positions:
- Interpretation and Visitor Engagement Assistant
- Tourism and Events Assistant
- Education and Programs Assistant
Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 20. Please include a cover letter with your resume and send to the appropriate email found on the job description.
Please note that the above student positions are contingent upon the receipt of funding.
For further information and job description please click below!
Come face to face with some of North America’s most famous animals and discover their hidden secrets at Ruthven Park this Family Day. Join us on Monday, February 17th to explore a vast collection of animal mounts and learn about unseen connections within the animal world. Learn how your actions can have drastic effects on Canadian wildlife near and far and more importantly how you can help. Over 100 mounts will be on display to see and touch! No pre-registration is required! Show starts at 1:30 pm sharp, so you don’t want to miss out!
The Welcome Centre and Grounds: Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm – By change Saturday and Sunday (Oct 14 – Nov 3)
The Mansion: Tours by appointment only, groups of 15 people or more. Call for more information 905-772-0560
Christmas Tours: Public tours begin December 4 – 20th, Wednesday – Friday only; guided tours at 12:30 pm, 2 pm and 3:30 pm.
Bird Banding: Banding lab is open September 1 – November 7 for the fall migration. Sunrise until 12 noon, weather dependent.
Give us a call today or check out our website for more information 905.772.0560 or www.ruthvenpark.ca
Phone: (905) 772-0560
243 Haldimand Hwy. #54,
Cayuga, ON N0A 1E0