We have a 50/50 raffle this summer! The prize could be up to $2500 if all the tickets are sold. You can get yours in Avonlea at the museum, Radius Credit Union, Nelson Motors, Nelson GM, Genesis Co-op and from museum directors. A winner will be drawn during our 6th Annual Show & Shine on August 10, 2019.

 
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:30am

CANCELLED

Here's your chance to see the Avonlea Badlands in person. This 2 kilometre hike with hoodoos, erosion, and buttes is fun for the whole family. More information here. Call the museum to book your spot! 306-868-2101

 
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors:

  • Charlene Forrest - baking
  • Charles Sudom - jerky, tarts
  • Debbie Thiele - rhubarb leaf stepping stones, candles, baby snuggle blanket with plush bear, plant holder-antique chair, denim purse
  • Cathy Geisler - photography
  • (your name and products here)

Come and browse the merchandise in our Market on Main. Vendors sell their products under the shade of the big poplar at the end of Main St. in Avonlea. You never know what will be available, so check it out. Hamburgers and Hotdogs will be available as a museum fundraiser. You could make a morning of it and also sign up for a hike to the Avonlea Badlands from 9:30-11:30.

 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors:

  • Debbie Thiele - antiques, barnwood signs, snuggle buddies- baby blanket and bear stuffy, soup mix in Mason jars 
  • Darlene Watson - plants 
  • Cathy Geisler - photography 
  • Charles Sudom - jerky and tarts 
  • Charlene Forrest - cookies, cinnamon buns, mini cheesecake, pickled sausage and eggs 
  • Your name and products here 

Come and browse the merchandise in our Market on Main. Vendors sell their products under the shade of the big poplar at the end of Main St. in Avonlea. You never know what will be available, so check it out. Hamburgers and Hotdogs will be available as a museum fundraiser. You could make a morning of it and also sign up for a hike to the Avonlea Badlands from 9:30-11:30.

 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Vendors:

  • Museum-Turkey Pot Pies
  • Charles Sudom-Jerky, tarts and maybe strawberries
  • Mark Buckland-Wood products
  • Darlene Watson-plants
  • Cathy Geisler-photography
  • Charlene Forrest-cookies, cinbuns, mini cheescake, pickled sausage and eggs wooden decor, and manyb3 other miscellaneous handmade items
  • (your name and products here)

Come and browse the merchandise in our Market on Main. Vendors sell their products under the shade of the big poplar at the end of Main St. in Avonlea. You never know what will be available, so check it out. Hamburgers and Hotdogs will be available as a museum fundraiser. You could make a morning of it and also sign up for a hike to the Avonlea Badlands from 9:30-11:30. 

 
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm

Meet at Avonlea Heritage Museum and watch famous Saskatchewan photographer, Colin Chatfield's presentation about night photography. Afterward, we will be hiking to the Avonlea Badlands to shoot the night sky. All this for only $50/person. Bring a flashlight or headlamp, tripod, camera capable of long exposures, and appropriate clothing. You must be able to carry your gear 2 kilometres. There are a limited number of spots, so contact the museum to book yours today. Hope to see you there!

 
Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

This is a U-drive, 32 km roundtrip from the museum to native prairie pasture. Once there, we will hike 1.5 km roundtrip on beautiful native prairie to see the sacred Effigy of Man. Please remember to bring walking shoes, a hat, water, sunscreen and insect repellant.

 
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Come and browse the merchandise in our Market on Main. Vendors sell their products under the shade of the big poplar at the end of Main St. in Avonlea. You never know what will be available, so check it out. Hamburgers and Hotdogs will be available as a museum fundraiser. You could make a morning of it and also sign up for a hike to the Avonlea Badlands from 9:30-11:30.Vendors: (your name and products here)

 
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Join us for our first barbeque of the year.

 
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 11:00pm to Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 1:00am

Take advantage of this near dark sky location with very little light pollution to photograph the stars over breathtaking landscape. This is a guided tour to the Avonlea Badlands in the dark. Bring a flashlight or head-lamp (preferred), tripod, and camera capable of long exposures. You must be able to carry your gear 2 kilometres over uneven prairie. Call 306-868-2101 to confirm availability. Read more about our Avonlea Badland Tours.

 

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