Archive for the 'Museum News' Category

A-H Community Services Speakers’ Series features local history

Posted on January 24th, 2018 · Posted in Museum News, Special Events

Agassiz-Harrison museum Director and local historian Bev Kennedy will be featured at the Agassiz Harrison Community Services Speakers’ Series on Thursday, January 25th at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall, Agassiz,.. read more

Memories of Agassiz, Harrison Hot Springs and Harrison Mills

Agassiz high school student receives local history award

Posted on January 1st, 2018 · Posted in Museum News

Congratulations to Hannah Exley of Agassiz, who received the 2017 annual Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society history award, presented to an outstanding secondary student in history at the Agassiz Elementary-Secondary school. Hannah,.. read more

Museum volunteers

Love local history? Museum is now recruiting volunteers

Posted on January 1st, 2018 · Posted in Membership, Museum News, Volunteers

Do you love local history? Are you proud to promote local business, tourism opportunities and connect with people from all over the world? Consider becoming a volunteer at the Agassiz-Harrison.. read more

Agassiz-Harrison Museum

Renew your Society membership. Or, join now!

Posted on January 1st, 2018 · Posted in Membership, Museum News

It’s that time of the year — your membership with the Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society for the 2018 year is now due. Renewing is simple – either mail or email the.. read more

Annual Dickens Christmas Tea

Annual Dicken’s Christmas Tea | December 2, 2017

Posted on November 5th, 2017 · Posted in Museum News, Special Events

The Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society will be holding it’s annual Dicken’s  Christmas Tea on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at the Cheam Village Conference Room, 1525 Mackay Cr., Agassiz from 1:30 – 3:30pm. The.. read more

Agassiz-Harrison Museum storage before the renovations

Collections Shelving Project Underway

Posted on November 4th, 2017 · Posted in Museum News

The museum staff and volunteers have been working on improving the museum’s collections storage this year, thanks to a grant received called: British Columbia | Canada 150: Celebrating B.C. Communities.. read more

Heritage 150 in the Park is a Wrap!

Posted on September 2nd, 2017 · Posted in Museum News, Special Events

If you happen to have been in Agassiz on Wednesday evenings this summer you will know that residents and visitors alike enjoyed the Heritage 150 in the Park event –.. read more

Agassiz-Harrison Military History Online Exhibit

Posted on July 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Museum News

We are happy to launch the online portion of our recent exhibition: Agassiz-Harrison Military History. Research for this website was undertaken by the volunteers of the Agassiz-Harrison Historical Society. Special.. read more

Quiana Borges

Welcome to Summer Student Quiana Borges

Posted on July 14th, 2017 · Posted in History, Museum News

We finally caught up with summer student Quiana Borges who is happy to introduce herself to the Agassiz-Harrison museum community: Hello, My name is Quiana Borges, I’m very excited to.. read more

Exhibit Opening: Agassiz-Harrison’s Military History

Posted on July 10th, 2017 · Posted in Museum News, Special Events

Join us on Saturday, July 22 as we officially open our newest exhibit Agassiz-Harrison Military History from 12:00 – 2:00pm at the Agassiz-Harrison Museum. Light refreshments will be served, all.. read more