What’s On

Our Hours:

Summer (May 18 - Sept 30)
Daily : 10am - 5pm

Winter (Oct. 1 - May 17)
Tuesday - Sunday : 12pm - 5pm


Here's a look at what's happening at the Museum!  To keep updated sign up for our e-newsletter by e-mailing erika.anderson@crmuseum.ca 

The Uchuck Years with David Esson Young
Saturday, May 25th, 2013
David Esson Young grew up with the Uchucks, coastal freighters that have serviced British Columbia's coast for more than sixty years.  He will be giving a talk based on his award winning book, 'The Uchuck Years - a West Coast Shipping Saga' at the Museum on...
Charlotte Gill Writing Workshop
Sunday, March 24th, 2013
Writing a memoir--a true story drawn from one's own life--is like making lasagna. Everybody has a different way of doing it, but if the recipe contains a few essential ingredients, it usually turns out pretty well.  On Sunday, March 24 from 1-3pm, the Museum at...
Elk Falls Mill - Living History
Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
From its opening in 1952, the ‘Mill’, as it was commonly known played a key role in the economy of Campbell River and area.  For many residents of Campbell River, the closing of the Catalyst Pulp and Paper Mill marked an historic moment.  Symbolic of the...
Richard Mackie presents Home Truths
Saturday, March 9th, 2013
On Saturday, March 9, from 1 pm to 3 pm, author and editor Richard Mackie will discuss the book ‘Home Truths’. This collection includes eleven fascinating articles from prominent historical authors with a deep appreciation of British Columbia history, including Jean...
Haig-Brown Writer in Residence Charlotte Gill Presentation
Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
For 17 years Charlotte Gill worked as a tree-planter in clear cuts across Canada. Her bestselling memoir, Eating Dirt: Deep Forest, Big Timber and Life with the Tree-planting Tribe, journeys through B.C.'s coastal rainforests in exploration of the wild and solitary...
Meet the Haig-Brown Writer in Residence
Sunday, December 9th, 2012
Join us at the Haig-Brown Heritage House Sunday, December 9, 2pm - 4pm for an open house wine reception and the opportunity to meet this year’s writer in residence, Charlotte Gill. Gill has had numerous articles and short stories appear in such publications as the...