February 4th - He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not: Fortune-Telling in The Victorian Era with Ines Bonacossa. This is the very first lecture in this 2018 Winter/Spring series.
February 25th - Our Intern Curator Allisa Venema will be showcasing her research on Victorian-era cosmetics and cosmetic companies that are still making products today - minus the lead!. Included is a Victorian beauty regime demo!
March 11th - Ines Bonacossa will return with an illustrative talk about the most delicate of Victorian subjects...BLOOMERS! Victorians and their underthings.
March 25th - Linda McDowell, who delivered a talk on "Mothers and Others" of the women's suffrage movement last May, is back. "The Weaker Sex”? Not in Manitoba! is about Manitoba women through history, including in the Victorian Era.
April 15th - Our own Susan Moffatt will be joining us with a two-part lecture on Art Nouveau, a style popular in the late Victorian period. This first part will show and tell about the evolution and main elements of the style and its more famous and dedicated practitioners.
April 29th - Susan Moffatt takes us into Dalnavert proper to explore Art Nouveau-inspired interiors and pieces in our collection.
All lectures take place Sundays at 1:30pm. Lectures include coffee, tea, and sweet treats.
Each individual lecture is $15.00 general and $12.00 for members.
Buy a 6 pack of Exploring Victorians Lecture Series and get one free!
With the discount, the lectures are $75 general or $60 for members!
Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 204-943-2835