For Educators

Educational Programming 

City Hall offers a number of education programs. Descriptions for these programs are noted below. Please contact us at education@cityofkingston.ca if you have questions.  Request a program by downloading the City Hall Program Booking form below and email it to education@cityofkingston.ca.

Program Fees

  • Children (90 minute program) $4.16
  • Children (Half Day) $7.21
  • Children (Full Day) $14.29
  • Adults $6.06
  • Seniors/Students $6.06
  • All prices are subject to HST

Register using the City Hall Program Booking Form 2018 [PDF]

OR

Register online through the Online Booking Form

City Hall has the following educational programming options available for booking requests Tuesday through Fridays. 

Program Descriptions

The Places You Go!

Grades K - 3 

90 minutes

City Hall is rich with history, and also with important people that help make Kingston a great City to live in! Learn about the roles and responsibilities of the people who work for the City of Kingston while also exploring this historic building. Let's explore how we can all work together to make our City great!

Curriculum Connections

Grade 1

Social Studies

A: Heritage and Identity: Our Changing Roles and Responsibilities

B: People and Environments: The Local Community

Grade 2

Social Studies

B: People and Environments: The Global Communities

Grade 3

Social Studies

A: Heritage and Identity: Communities in Canada, 1780-1850

B: People and Environments: Living and Working in Ontario

History Detectives!

Grades 7/8, but applicable for grade 5 - 10

90 minutes

Investigate how artifacts inform our existing theories and knowledge of Kingston history by working and interpreting real artifacts from the City's Collection. This program concludes with a private tour fo City Hall focusing on the ideas we explored in the program. 

Curriculum Connections

History

Grade 7:

Strand B: Canada, 1800-1850 Conflict and Challenges

B1.1, B1.2, B1.3, B2.1, B2.2, B2.5, B2.6, B3.1, B3.2, B3.3, B3.5

Grade 8:

Strand A: Creating Canada: 1850-1890

A1.2, A1.3, A2.1, A2.2, A2.5, A2.6, A3.1, A3.2, A3.3, A3.5

Strand B: Canada, 1890-1914: A Changing Society

B1.1, B1.2, B1.3, B2.1, B2.2, B2.5, B2.6, B3.1, B3.2, B3.3, B3.5