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April happenings at the Heritage Centre in Cayuga

The Heritage Centre in Cayuga is celebrating spring with four events and a new exhibition titled ‘With this Ring, I Thee Wed.’ The exhibition runs from April 4 to June 24 and will feature wedding gowns, dresses and ensembles that span the period from 1840 to the present.

Tuesday, Apr. 11 (6 p.m.) – Workshop: Preserving your Family Heirlooms
Participants will learn how to preserve their family’s most treasured heirlooms at this hands-on workshop.

Wednesday, Apr. 12 (1 p.m.) – Presentation: With this Ring
Highlighting the Heritage Centre’s latest exhibition, ‘With this Ring, I Thee Wed,’ this presentation will focus on the history of wedding attire, customs and traditions.

Tuesday, Apr. 18 (6 p.m.) – Presentation: Let Them Eat Cake
This presentation focuses on the history of mills and bakeries in Haldimand County.

Wednesday, Apr. 19 (1 p.m.) – Tea and Presentation: Royal Rules
Attendees can enjoy homemade scones, sweet treats, and a delightful talk on the rules members of the Royal Family are expected to follow in public.

The cost for each regular program is $10 per person and the afternoon tea is $15 per person. Pre-registration is required for all programs. Register online or in person at the Haldimand County Administration Building, 53 Thorburn Street South, Cayuga.

All programs take place at the Cayuga Library + Heritage Centre, located at 19 Talbot Street West. For more information, contact the Heritage Centre at (905) 318-5932, ext. 6613 or email