Welcoming Week occasions occurring in Guelph this weekend
The Guelph Wellington Local Immigration Partnership (GWLIP) and community organizations are coming together to celebrate and host Welcoming Week events from Sept. 9 to 18.
What is Welcoming Week?
Welcoming Week is an annual opportunity that brings new and long-time residents together to celebrate diversity and connect newcomers to Guelph with local programs and services, according to a press release.
Check out the weekend line up of events beginning Friday, Sept. 9.
Free Admission to Guelph Museums
When: Friday, September 9 – Sunday, September 18 (Closed Mondays)
Where: Guelph Civic Museum and McCrae House Guelph Museums and Culture
EarlyON takes over the Civic Museum
When: Friday, September 9, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Where: In-person, Guelph Civic Museum, 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph
Community Voices Virtual
When: Friday, September 9, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Where: Virtual Guelph & Wellington Task Force for Poverty Elimination
Saturday Morning Welcome
When: Saturday, September 10
Where: In-person, 577 Willow Road
English Conversation Circle
When: Saturday September 10, 10 am – 11 am
Where: In-person, Main Branch, 100 Norfolk St, Guelph Guelph Public Library
Welcome to the Library Storytime
When: Saturday, September 10, 10 am – 10:30 am Welcome to the Library Storytime
Where: In-person, Westminster Branch, 31 Farley Drive, Guelph
Guelph MPP Welcome Event
When: Saturday, September 10, 1 pm – 3 pm Guelph MPP Welcome Event
Where: In-person, Guelph Public Library Main Branch, 100 Norfolk St
Knitting Connections and Robotic Fun
When: Saturday, September 10, 2 pm – 3 pm
Where: In-person, East Side Branch, 1 Starwood Drive, Guelph Guelph Public Library
When: Sunday, September 11, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Wellington County Museum and Archives
For more information about Welcome Week visit https://www.guelphwellingtonlip.ca/welcome-week-2022-events/.