adult programs

Daytime Exhibition Tour: Helen Cammock

18 April 2023

Join us for a guided tour of our Winter exhibition, Helen Cammock: They Call It Idlewild, led by Associate Curator and Registrar Theresa Wang.


In Conversation: Helen Cammock with Tara Bursey

4 April 2023

On Tuesday, 4 April, join us for our first In Conversation event of 2023! Artist Helen Cammock will be in conversation with Tara Bursey, Director of the Workers' Arts and Heritage Centre, Hamilton.


Textile Workshop: Mending with Gabrielle Trach

16 April – 7 May 2023

During this series of Textile Workshops: Mending, our guest artist Gabrielle Trach will guide participants through the different mending techniques used to repair and extend the life of your clothes and other loved textiles. Join us for a single session or sign up for a few sessions to build on your newly learned skills!

  • Ages 15+

Tour @ 2 PM: Art & Heritage Tour

Thursdays, Beginning 2 February 2023

Experience Oakville Galleries' Outdoor Art & Heritage Tour every Thursday at 2 PM!

  • All ages

Performance by Charles Curtis

15 March 2023

In conjunction with the exhibition A Many-Sided House by US-based collaborative group Wolf Tones, cellist Charles Curtis will give a performance in The Studio at Gairloch Gardens on the evening of 15 March 2023.


Winter 2023 ARTbus: Exhibition Tour

28 January 2023

Ride the ARTbus to discover some of the best exhibitions in the GTHA!


Audio Walk: A Large Slow River

15 May - 15 November 2022

Experience one of the most loved pieces in the permanent collection of Oakville Galleries, as you walk along the waterfront and flowers at Gairloch Gardens. 𝘈 𝘓𝘢𝘳𝘨𝘦 𝘚𝘭𝘰𝘸 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳, 2000, is a site-specific audio walk by Canadian artist Janet Cardiff. In Cardiff's audio walks, visitors follow audio cues while experiencing a physical environment.


Fall Artful Dinner

17 November 2022

Join us for our second Artful Dinner and enjoy a private tour of Sascha Braunig's solo exhibition at Centennial Square, followed by dinner at Paradiso restaurant!


Culture Days! Exhibition Tour

11 October 2022

As part of Culture Days, join us for a daytime tour of our Fall exhibition Sascha Braunig: Lay Figure, led by Associate Curator & Registrar Theresa Wang.


The Artist's Library: Podcast Series

26 February 2021

Watch the second part of The Artist's Library podcast series produced in collaboration with Art Metropole. Part of the Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair's Classroom program series, this conversation takes up the subject of artist David Hartt's recent poster project for Art Metropole designed as an advertisement for Charmaine Nelson's book, Slavery, Geography and Empire in Nineteenth-Century Marine Landscapes of Montreal and Jamaica.