family events in Kingston


The Museum of Healthcare
The Museum of Healthcare
32 George Street, Kingston ON


Apr 07 2024


10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The Sun, The Moon and Your Body at the Healthcare Museum

Experience the Wonder of a Solar Eclipse at the Museum of Health Care!

This April 6th and 7th, embark on a celestial adventure with your family at the Museum of Health Care in Kingston, where the mysteries of the sun, the moon, and their effects on our well-being come to life. From 10 am to 4 pm, delve into a world where ancient beliefs and modern science intersect, exploring the intriguing connections between celestial events like solar eclipses and human health. This special weekend offers a treasure trove of free, interactive activities that are perfect for families, including crafts, engaging exhibits, and hands-on demonstrations that illuminate the age-old superstitions and traditions surrounding eclipses.

Imagine concocting a potion with an apothecary, crafting a talisman to harness the eclipse’s positive vibes, or uncovering the secrets of historic healing practices—all while learning about the fascinating interplay between the cosmos and our physical and mental well-being. Whether you’re creating an amulet to capture the eclipse’s energy or engaging with experts to debunk myths, this event promises a blend of education and entertainment. So, gather your loved ones and join us for a weekend where the mysteries of the universe unfold in fun and enlightening ways. It’s an opportunity to spark curiosity, learn something new, and enjoy quality time with your family under the spellbinding influence of the solar eclipse. No registration is required, and while admission is by donation, the experiences awaiting you are priceless. Don’t miss out on this unique journey through the cosmos and into the realm of health and tradition at the Museum of Health Care!

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