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WE ARE WHAT WE EAT - For KIDS!
Victorian Biscuits & Butter Jul 21
Rat Portage Ice Cream Social Aug 18
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Cemetery Walking Tours
Presented by
Lake of the Woods Museum
Wednesdays, June, July & August
11:00 am - 12 noon
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LANTERN LIT NIGHT TOURS:
A Look at Kenora's Dark Past
July 25 and August 22 only
8:30 - 10:00 pm
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In Our Temporary Exhibit Gallery

THE HOMEFRONT:
Kenora and The Great War
An exhibit that describes how WWI impacted people locally
June 29 - September 1
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Matches were invented c1840 and were called 'vestas' after the Roman goddess of the hearth. Matches were often stored in elegant silver containers called vesta cases, like those on display in the Museum.