Thursday is almost upon us and it is time for the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage’s 3rd annual Haunted Heritage Evening! This year we invite guests to attend our mock funeral and learn about death, burial and mourning rituals of the past. Tickets are $10 each and available at the Museum.Seats are limited so get your ticket soon!
Speakers are: Linda Seccaspina, author of The Tales of Carleton Place and Tilting the Kilt- Vintage Whispers of Carleton Place. Also Jennifer Fenwick Irwin curator of the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum will have a brief duscussion about the display of yesterday’s rites and traditions that will be only available to view that night.
Honourary Greeter Guest will be: Town of Carleton Place Councillor Sean Redmond.
Guest speakers will be:
Steven Robert Morrison
Well known Tarot, Palmistry and Facereader from Ottawa will discuss all sorts of interesting traditions and symbolism of funerals etc.
Steven, has been active in the spiritual and the metapsychic fields of study for the most part of his life. Following a path and exploring the varied ideas and philosophies of many faiths. Always outspoken and with both the ability to say “what needs to be said” while all the time remaining diplomatic, honest and understanding.Steven, has proven he as the ability to see things that seem to lie just beyond that of the ordinary and the everyday.With more than a decade of doing this as a source of fulfillment and as a joy, and with more that 35,000 individual readings– we know what he has to say about the rites of the departed will be of great interest.
Then hear and see actual items from the much talked about Margaret Violet King drowning years ago.
Also the piano stylings of Linda Beglee who plays piano at the Alan Barker Funeral Home and the fabulous cupcakes made by Shannon Michie-mcdonald.
See you Thursday night at the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum
Call us at (613)253-7013
267 Edmund Street, Carleton Place ON