Zombie Season at the Diefenbunker

The zombies have arrived! We have officially launched Zombie Season in the museum. Kelly Eyamie, our resident zombie expert, was feeling a bit lonely so we recruited over 40 zombie volunteers to help her out. Last weekend’s zombie training was a huge success, and everyone got to learn about zombie motion, gashes, and particularly zombie food (braaaaaiiiiiiins.) Kelly has kindly put up a Pinterest board … Continue reading Zombie Season at the Diefenbunker

Happy German Unity Day!

October 3rd is a public holiday in Germany since 1990, a day of celebration of a reunified country after the Fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the effective end of the Cold War. Berlin was the epicenter of the division of Germany into East and West since the end of the Second World War. The Warsaw Conference divided Germany into four zones, occupied … Continue reading Happy German Unity Day!

Survivor: Cold War Conflict Resolution Workshops for At-Risk Youth

We have entered the Aviva Community Fund and we need your support to help make our idea to support at-risk youth with conflict resolution skills. OVERVIEW: Survivor: Cold War Conflict Resolution Workshops for At-Risk Youth Imagine an interactive workshop designed to engage youth while learning key conflict resolutions skills. Imagine an immersive museum experience for at-risk youth in Ottawa. Imagine learning for the future, from … Continue reading Survivor: Cold War Conflict Resolution Workshops for At-Risk Youth