Events

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PLEASE NOTE: The Silver Queen Mine is only open during scheduled guided hikes and open house events. In 2014, the mine will be open during Open House events on Sundays from June 29 to Aug. 31, from 10 a.m. to noon. This includes self-guided tours of the mine, ore wagon and bunkhouse. Costumed interpreters will be on hand at open houses. After Aug. 31, please consult the Fall Schedule. Call the park directly for more info at 613-267-5060. Please note: The mine is not wheelchair accessible. Dogs are not permitted in the mine or bunkhouse.

UPCOMING 2014 FRIENDS EVENTS:

Sunday, July 20, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children, music by Ken Ramsden and heritage trades and crafts displays, including a “What is it?” table. See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, July 23, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Saturday, July 26, 6 p.m. – Corn Roast at the Campfire Pit. The Friends will be selling soft drinks and cookies! See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, July 27, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children. See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, July 30, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 3, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children. See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 3, 8 p.m. – Amphitheatre Concert with David Archibald. See Heritage Mica Days.

Monday, Aug. 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Beach Day – Celebrate the Long Weekend. BBQ, activities, sand-castle building, taffy on…snow! See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Thursday, Aug. 7, 7 p.m. or 9 p.m. – Spirit Walk. See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 10, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children. See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, Aug. 13, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 17, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children and music by Hwy 511. See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Thursday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m. or 9 p.m. – Spirit Walk. See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 24, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children and the music of Hwy. 511. See Heritage Mica Days.

Wednesday, Aug. 27, 10 a.m. – Silver Queen Mine Guided Hike. See Heritage Mica Days.

Saturday, Aug. 30, 6 p.m. – Hot Dog Roast at the Campfire Pit. Friends will be selling soft drinks and cookies! See Heritage Mica Days.

Saturday, Aug. 30, 8 p.m. – Music at the Amphitheatre. (Details to be announced). See Heritage Mica Days.

Sunday, Aug. 31, 10 a.m. to noon – Silver Queen Mine Open House and Self-Guided Tour. Features Junior Mica Miner program for children. See Heritage Mica Days.

Saturday, Oct. 11, 6 p.m. – Thanksgiving Dinner Theatre – “Dave Lally Cooks a Turkey.” See Heritage Mica Days.