PAINT NIGHT

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This coming Thursday at 7PM artist Carley Gallant will be facilitating a watercolour Paint Night with the proceeds going towards Save the Evidence. Register your spot today!

The Brant Museum Crawl

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  Monday, May 7, 10:00am Survivor Series Every month, a Mohawk Institute Survivor will share their experience and stories of living in The Mohawk Residential School. Cost: $10 per person. Pre-registration is required. To register, please email tours@woodlandculturalcentre.ca or by calling 519-759-2650   Saturday, May 12, 2:00pm Colonization Road Film Screening Anishinaabe comedian and activist… Read more »

Vandalism and Theft of Treasured Outdoor Art Pieces

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Vandalism and Theft of Treasured Outdoor Art Pieces   It is with great disappointment that we must report the vandalism and theft of one of our treasured outdoor art pieces. Les Demoiselles d’Arigonon by artist Kent Monkman features a Cadillac with five stylized painted wooden figures. Staff noticed damage to the outdoor installation on April 5, 2018 and… Read more »

Inscriptions Discovered inside former Mohawk Institute

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Inscriptions Discovered inside former Mohawk Institute   Discovered on the ‘girl’s side’ of their former stairwell.  As you can see from the inscriptions, it was an area ‘hidden’ from staff but known to the students.  Another rare find as we restore the Mohawk Institute.               

Welcome our new Tours Registrar!

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Welcome our new Tours Registrar! We would like to introduce you to our new Tours Registrar, Julia Garlow, who is covering the position while Courtney is on maternity leave. Say hello next time you are in.

ATTENTION ARTISTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES!

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ATTENTION ARTISTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES!   Woodland Cultural Centre is happy to announce we have been approved for funding assistance to continue supporting Indigenous artists!    Please click on the following links for more information:   EXHIBITION ASSISTANCE The minimum grant is $500; the maximum is $1,500. Woodland Cultural Centre will be accepting applications up until January… Read more »

WCC Library Closing Temporarily

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WCC Library Closing Temporarily Due to construction on the Mohawk the building, the Woodland Cultural Centre Library will be moving into storage until the building reopens.  Staff will be moving to the Museum and will be available by appointment Monday to Friday 9 am to 4 pm.  Thank you for your patience during the restoration.

We’re Hiring!

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  WOODLAND CULTURAL CENTRE MUSEUM EDUCATION FULL-TIME CONTRACT EDUCATION OUTREACH CULTURAL INTERPRETER   Summary The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking a highly motivated individual to assist in the Museum Education department.  The role of the Education Outreach Cultural Interpreter will be to provide off site presentations and workshops based on the Haudenosaunee and Ongwehonweh culture…. Read more »

Shelley Niro Battle of my Ancestors has arrived at Woodland Cultural Centre!

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Shelley Niro’s Battle of my Ancestors has arrived at Woodland Cultural Centre!   We are happy to announce the arrival of Shelley Niro’s work Battlefields of my Ancestors that will be installed along the driveway leading up to the Mohawk Institute Residential School until Thanksgiving weekend in October 2017. The arrival of 6 images currently… Read more »