September 21, 2018

Celebrating Culture Days at Burr House

Celebrating Culture Days at Burr House

SEPTEMBER 30TH, 2018      12:30 – 4:30 P.M.      

528 Carville Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 6E6
Richmond Hill, Ontario

Burr House Artisan GalleryRichmond Hill, Ontario

Heritage, Multi/Interdisciplinary — Collective Creation

In the pretty park setting at Burr House, experience a gathering of arts, history & music at one of the oldest historical sites in Richmond Hill. Tea sittings will be ongoing during the afternoon, served inside while the Richmond Hill Concert Band will be performing in the garden for all to enjoy. Watch Burr House Spinners & Weavers and Hill Potters at work demonstrating their skills with interesting weaving and pottery techniques. An exhibit of paintings by the International Watercolour Society will be on display. The Richmond Hill Historical Society will be on hand to tell the amazing story of the restoration of the house and Guild Hall in the mid 1970’s – highlighting early settlement in the area.

This event is the vision of Burr House Spinners & Weavers Guild, Hill Potters Guild, The Richmond Hill Concert Band and the Richmond Hill Historical Society joining together to create an afternoon of music, story-telling and arts at this local historic site.This is a wonderful opportunity for the community to discover the history of early settlers in the area and how 200 year old Burr House has become a hub of arts, heritage and culture.

Times for teas and music program to be added.

Directions:

Burr House is located on the north side of Carrville Road, west of Avenue road and Bathurst Street. Main Intersection Bathurst Street/Carrville Road

Event Contact

Andrea Kulesh
[email protected]
905-884-2789

Look for updates on this event on the CULTURE DAYS WEBSITE 

https://culturedays.ca/en/2018-activities/view/