What’s On

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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 

Afternoon Workshop/Evening Lecture Features Author Harold Rhenisch
Saturday, September 28th, 2013
The Annual Haig-Brown lecture will be held on Saturday, September 28 from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the River City Players Stage on Hemlock.  This year’s lecture will be delivered by author Harold Rhenisch.  The Haig-Brown Lecture was established in 2010 by the...
Active History Afternoons
Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
Ever wonder what it was like to live in a float house? How about a logging camp? Coming this summer, the Museum's summer students would like to help you experience all this and more with Active History Afternoons! Beginning July 10th, these fantastic themed afternoons...
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...