Haig-Brown House Summer Programming

This summer we welcome you to explore the Haig-Brown House – virtually through some of our programming, or outdoors on the grounds.  Check back here …

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Virtual Puppet Theatre

The puppets have been briefed on the use of technology, and are preparing diligently for their new shows on Zoom and Facebook live!  Each week …

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Technology Week

For Technology Week July 14-18, 2020, we are featuring a Baikie Island Nature Reserve Scavenger Hunt. To learn more about the history of Baikie Island …

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Plant Week!

July 7-11 is Plant Week as part of the Museum’s Summer Programs! For Plant Week, we are featuring a wild berry tart tutorial led by …

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Parades! – An Online Event

June 29-July 5 we are celebrating Parades!  Today in Campbell River, every year we have a Canada Day Parade and a Christmas Truck Parade.  In …

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Boom Town! – An Online Event

From June 22-28 on our Facebook Page the theme is BOOM Town!  The late 1940s to early 1960s was a period of incredible development and …

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We are open, and we want your feedback about what comes next.

Sandra Parrish, Executive Director of the Museum at Campbell River, re-opened the Museum June 2 after having closed it March 17 due to COVID-19.  “Like …

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What have we been up to lately?

It’s been a strange few months.  As with most people, Museum staff have been adjusting to new conditions.  We are planning for our re-opening June …

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The Carihi Culture – Fifty Years of Respect and Acceptance

This article appeared in a special publication in honour of the Carihi Anniversary, in April 2016. In 1950 Campbell River Junior-Senior High School opened. By …

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Grad Week – An online event

This week as we count down to Graduation for local students, we look back at Graduations from Campbell River’s past! This is an online event …

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Photographer Week – An Online Event

June 8-14 on our Facebook Page we are talking about photographers! Our archival photography collection tells us so much about our community’s past. A large …

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Donkey Boiler Coffee

“It was good coffee.  A man with big feet could walk on it.” In the late 1800s, in an effort to increase production, steam technology …

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