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Events 2015

  • Nominations open as of January 2, 2015
    HERITAGE RECOGNITION AWARDS PROGRAM 2015
    Heritage Awards 2014
    Nomination deadline is Monday, March 2, 2015

    The awards will be presented at the Heritage Awards Dinner on April 11, 2015.

    FULL DETAILS and APPLICATION FORM (PDF)

    The Mahone Bay Founders Society has established this award to acknowledge and honour individuals, groups, or projects, that have made an exceptional and lasting contribution to the conservation of heritage in Mahone Bay and area. More than one award may be given.
    These awards will recognize efforts in one or more of the following areas:
    • ADVOCACY for preservation or heritage issues
    • VOLUNTARY SERVICE dedicated to preserving heritage
    • RESTORATION OR ADAPTIVE REUSE of a heritage building or structure
    • INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES of conservation and restoration methods
    • Increasing the awareness through PUBLICATIONS, PUBLIC MEDIA, OR EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS
    • YOUTH AWARD
    CLICK HERE to view and print complete information and the APPLICATION FORM (PDF)


  • January 7, 15, & 17, 2015
    interpretive plan

    January 7 1 - 2:30 pm
    January 15, 6:30 - 8 pm
    January 17, 1 - 2:30 pm

    Mahone Bay Centre, Community Room
    45 School Street, Mahone Bay

    The Mahone Bay Settlers Museum is developing an interpretive plan to guide its exhibits and programs. Your thoughts and ideas are invited. We ask that you come and participate.

    The Founders Society has been working for a number of years towards the goal of building a new interpretive plan to share the history of Mahone Bay and area. The final plan will include recommendations as to how we communicate our local history through exhibits and programs. Working with the community is an important part of the plan.

    We want to hear from you to help create a plan for museum interpretation that engages our community and our visitors.

    This is a wonderful opportunity and we are excited to receive your participation and strengthen our community partnerships.

  • Thursday, February 19, 2:00 pm
    Catherine Pross, Conversations With - "The Enterprising Life of E.D. Davison"
    At the Mahone Bay Centre


  • April 11, 2015
    4th Annual Heritage Recognition Awards Dinner
    Details TBA

  • AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND
    3 walking tours of Mahone Bay
    Each tour takes approximately 30 Minutes.
    The parking lot across from the three churches on Edgewater Street provides a convenient location from which to start this stroll.

    Remember to look up! Roof-level features are sometimes the most interesting.

    Please respect the privacy of homeowners - but you are invited to visit the Settlers Museum and all the shops on the tour to view the interior of the town's heritage buildings.

    First, take a moment to read the history of Mahone Bay and then ENJOY YOUR WALK AND VIST AGAIN SOON!

  • Saturday, May 30, 2015


  • July 11-12, 2015


  • October 2-4, 2015
    Granny's Attic Yard Sale
    During the Great Scarecrow Festival and Antique Fair


  • Saturdays, November 28 and December 5
    Children's Gingerbread Decorating and Charlie Brown's Tree Lot
    A Father Christmas Festival Event

    At the Mahone Bay Centre

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