Tag Archives: history

Local Food History Talk-Tuesday, May 15th

The new Mural group is hosting a second presentation this Tuesday May 15th, 1-3pm at the United Church hall in Lumby (corner of Park Ave & Hwy 6). Donations accepted. Eric Mitchell, a member of the Okanagan Indian Band is knowledgeable in the food … Continue reading

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Rossland Museum Speaker Series – Secret Places, Forgotten Faces: Tales From Rossland’s Ragged Edge

Date & Time: Thursday, May 24th, 7pm Rossland, Our amazing City, displays a rich, fascinating, and ongoing legacy whose sometimes hidden or forgotten secrets are waiting to be found again. Local Geologist, Daniel Wehrle, has been witness to many wondrous … Continue reading

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Exciting Opportunities from Monashee Arts Council

Food History Talk The New Mural Committee is delighted to have consultants coming to Lumby from both the Okanagan and the Splatsin Nations to talk to us about pre-colonial food gathering and hunting in this geographical area. Mark the dates … Continue reading

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Decolonizing the Art Museum: The Next Wave

By Olga Viso The New York Times May 1, 2018   Museums have long considered themselves above the fray of the political. But the past 18 months have brought unexpected challenges, and leaders across the country are being confronted with … Continue reading

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Global Heritage Fund: Technology Is Dramatically Changing Heritage and Conservation

Heritage needs us. We need you. Will you join us? Help save the world’s special places. Become a monthly supporter for just $10 a month. Become a Monthly Supporter   UPDATES FROM GHF Statement from CEO, Stefaan Poortman, on World Heritage … Continue reading

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The Heritage BC Update: (Re)Interpretation: Challenging the Narrative of Cultural Heritage

Reading a Building: top to bottom and inside and out at one of BC’s oldest heritage sites Planning the conservation of an old building, including interventions and adaptive reuse, always starts with understanding its history and the alterations that have … Continue reading

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Book Launch, Music on May 1 Mark 34 Years Since David Thompson University Centre Closing

The launch of a collection of essays by West Kootenay author Tom Wayman on Tuesday, May 1 will feature readings and a musical performance to mark the 34th anniversary of the BC government’s shutdown of Nelson’s David Thompson University Centre. … Continue reading

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