Seasonal Handmade Skincare (16+ years)

Stuffing stockings at Christmas is an old tradition. Children were encouraged to place their boots outside the door on Christmas Eve to receive gifts. Keep the tradition alive by making your own stocking stuffers including mineral-based body powder, papaya sugar scrub, an exotic body oil, and an aromatherapy roll-on. Also receive recipes on body sprays and tub treats! All supplies included.

Anvil Centre Room 413A
Wed, Dec. 5, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Registration fee: $47.00 
Barcode #13181

Traditional Hand-Sewn Christmas Ornaments (11-14 years)

Before the turn of the 20th century, Christmas ornaments were handmade. Learn how to sew basic stitches to create your own beautiful ornaments made out of felt for the holiday season! All supplies included.

Irving House, 302 Royal Ave  
Sat, Dec. 8, 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Registration Fee $25.00 
Barcode # 12649

Christmas Cheer at Irving House (All Ages)

Travel back in time to the days of holly, ivy and old St. Nicholas! Irving House is decked out in Victorian Christmas splendour for the holiday season. Enjoy live Christmas music with a variety of performers in our parlour and make a small decoration for one of the Irving House Christmas trees.

Irving House 
Sat & Sun, 12:00 – 4:00 pm
December 8, 9, 15 & 16
Drop-in Fee:  By Donation

Victorian Christmas Tea (All Ages)

Get in the holiday spirit by treating yourself to Victorian tea in the Grandmother’s Room at Irving House. Surrounded by the splendour of a Victorian Christmas, you will be served tea and traditional holiday treats. Musical entertainment will complete an afternoon of relaxation and holiday cheer. Each seating can accommodate six guests; individuals can sign up for the 3:00 pm sittings on Saturdays.

Irving House 
Saturday, December 8
2:00 pm   12633

Sunday, December 9
12:00 pm   12634
3:00 pm    12637

Saturday, December 15

Sunday, December 16
Registration Fee: $120.00 for six people

Individual registration:
Saturday, December 8

Saturday, December 15
3:00 pm   12647
Registration Fee: $20.00 per person