What’s On At Manuels River!



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Spring has sprung at Manuels River!

Spring & Summer Hours: Now open daily from 9:30 am – 5 pm!


Friday, May 12, 1-3pm / Saturday, May 13, 1-3pm / Sunday, May 14, 1-3pm: Young Scientist – Mothers in the Wild. Come see how different mommy animals have different ways to help their young survive in the wild! No preregistration required. Parent or guardian must attend with children. $7/person, free for members. Facebook Event Link: Young Scientist


Saturday, May 13, 9:30am-5pm: Gift Store Mother’s Day Sale. Get that last minute gift for mom at a great price! Select gifts will be 25% off, with extra 10% discount for members. Membership card must be presented for extra discount.


Sunday, May 14, 10am & 12pm: Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet. Treat Mom to a delicious brunch buffet at Manuels River, catered by Coffee Matters, with live entertainment by Bailey Jordan-Neil. Sittings at 10am and 12pm. Adults $40; Youth (5-12) $20; Children (under 5) $10 +HST. Members get 10% off. Reservations are required and must be made by 5pm May 12. Brunch tickets include free admission for the day to our Exhibits, Young Scientist Program & Theatre. For more information or to reserve, call 834-2099 ext. 206. Facebook Event Link: Mother’s Day at Manuels River


Tuesday, May 16, 7-8pm: Science Odyssey Talk – Gold-rich Volcanoes and Other Treasures on the Seafloor. Join Dr. John W. Jamieson, MUN Dept. of Earth Sciences professor, as he discusses how scientists map & explore the ocean floor. Come see the fascinating geological & biological features found at the ocean’s depths. John will also talk about his experience as a candidate to be Canada’s next astronaut! FREE but donations to Manuels River for trail expansion and development will be gratefully accepted. No preregistration required. Facebook Event Link: Science Odyssey


Thursday, May 18, 7pm: Dinner & A Movie. Enjoy a night out with a delicious three-course dinner by Coffee Matters followed by a movie in our Theatre. Vote for the movie you want on our Facebook event page! Tickets $30+HST, must be purchased in advance by May 17.


Thursday, May 25, 7pm: Paint & Pinot with Bobbi Pike. Back by popular demand! We’ve teamed up with local artist Bobbi Pike to help unleash your inner Picasso. Learn how to paint like a pro in this step-by-step class and create your very own work of art. Admission $40+HST, reservations must be made in advance by May 24. Call 834-2099 ext. 206 for details and to reserve your spot. Space is limited. This is a 19+ event, valid ID required. Facebook Event Link: Paint & Pinot


Friday, May 26, 1-3pm / Saturday, May 27, 10:30am-12:30pm / Sunday, May 28, 1-3pm: Young Scientist – Life Cycles. Check out all the ways that plants & animals grow & change throughout their lives! No preregistration required. Parent or guardian must attend with children. $7/person, free for members.  Facebook Event Link: Young Scientist


Monday, May 29, 11am: Babies@Manuels Movie The Nut Job. Baby/toddler-friendly movie with lowered sound, changing tables, snacks, & understanding parents. No preregistration required. Parents/Guardians must attend with children. $6/person, free for members, under 4 free.


All May Long, Movies Monday-Friday 3pm, Saturdays 11am, 1pm, & 3pm, & Sundays 1pm & 3pm in our Theatre. Movie titles TBA. Please see manuelsriver.com for more info. Movie schedule subject to change depending on our programming. Please call in advance to confirm.


Coming Soon: July 8th is Bobber Day! Join us at Manuels River on Saturday, July 8 for our Annual Bobber Races and Family Fun Carnival. Stay tuned for more details.

The Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre is at 7 Conception Bay Highway, in Conception Bay South. Keep up to date with us @ManuelsRiver on Twitter, ‘The Manuels River experience’ on Facebook, or manuelsriver.com