July 16th Ceilidh

The third ceilidh of the Chestico Museum’s summer ceilidh series was held at the museum on July 16th.  Entertaining were Maggie Beaton on fiddle, Kelly MacDonald on guitar and vocals and Pius MacIsaac, also on guitar and vocals.   A very large crowd was in attendance and were treated to an excellent evening of entertainment.

Below are some photos from Thursday night.  Enjoy!

Next Ceilidh – July 16th

July 16th Ceilidh PosterThe Chestico Museum summer ceilidh series continues on Thursday, July 16th at 7 PM at the museum.

This week, we are pleased to welcome Maggie Beaton, Kelly MacDonald and Pius MacIsaac.

Admission is $5 and tea and light refreshments will be served following the show.

We  hope to see you there!

2010 Calendars Now Available!

2010 Chestico Museum CalendarThe Chestico Museum 2010 calendars are now available at the museum.  This year, our calendar honours the lives of the more than one hundred men and women from the Chestico area who joined religious congregations, United Church ministry, Roman Catholic priesthood or various lay Christian organizations.

The calendars cost $12 each and can be purchased at the museum.

If you wish to have a calendar mailed to you, postage and handling is $3 for Canadian orders and $4.00 for American orders.  To order by mail, please contact:  Joanne Watts, P.O. Box 144, Port Hood, NS, B0E 2W0.

July 9th Ceilidh

The second ceilidh of the Chestico Museum’s summer ceilidh series was held at the museum on July 9th.  Entertaining were Dawn and Margie Beaton on fiddle and keyboard and Hughie John Beaton on guitar and vocals.   Mary Janet MacDonald was our special guest host for the evening.  She gave us a few steps and even convinced Dawn and Margie to do the same!

We hope you enjoy these photos of the evening.

Next Ceilidh – July 9th

July 9th CeilidhThe Chestico Museum summer ceilidh series continues on Thursday, July 9th at 7 PM at the museum.

This week, we are pleased to welcome Dawn & Margie Beaton and Hughie John Beaton.

Admission is $5 and tea and light refreshments will be served following the show.

We  hope to see you there!