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September 2019

Exploring Identity Through Story

September 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1Y 1Z8 Canada

KCR Community Resources in partnership with Kelowna Museums will be releasing the short film Reclaiming Me; a group of Kelowna youth share stories on keeping their own (shifting) identities while exploring the complexities of living within a new country, new systems, and communities. Panel Discussion…

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Encaustic (Beeswax) Art Exhibit Tour and Wild Bees of BC Talk

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Did you know that BC is Canada’s hotspot for wild bee diversity, with more than 50% of all the native bees found in Canada? Join Encaustic Bee Artist Kelly Maier on a tour of her show featuring “Bumble Bee Colony in Springtime” and larger-than-life encaustic…

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Draw By Night – Kelowna’s Amusing Past

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Kelowna Museums is happy to host the next Draw By Night party! Drawing will be set up amongst the new exhibit "Kelowna's Amusing Past", where participants will be inspired and draw from the Okanagans' bygone amusement parks, entertainment centres and festivals. This event is free…

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October 2019

Nakulamen series: syilx (Okanagan) Traditional Plant Use Walking Tour

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 5,2019 at 10:00am

Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Stroll from the Laurel Packinghouse to the Rotary Marsh with syilx knowledge carriers as they teach about traditional plant use in the Okanagan. This two hour tour will include traditional food snacks and a hands-on tule-mat activity. $15 per person Click here for tickets -…

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Tombstone Cleaning Workshop

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Ave
Kelowna, BC Canada

Kelowna’s Memorial Park Cemetery is the final resting place of many of Kelowna’s historical figures. Time has taken its toll on some of the tombstones in the pioneer section, by keeping them clean and using the proper conservation techniques we can help preserve these historical…

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Nakulamen series: Fall Harvest Ceremonies and Feasting

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Participants will explore how various First Nations give thanks through gatherings, ceremonies and feasting. Particular attention will be paid to local syilx (Okanagan) practices. This workshop will include the origins of Thanksgiving, agricultural practices of First Nations, the Four Food Chiefs, making trail mix and…

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Halloween Nightwings

October 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on October 29,2019 at 3:00pm

Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Whooo is flying around at night in the Okanagan? All ages welcome for this not-so-scary Halloween adventure! By donation For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 education@kelownamuseums.ca

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Mason Bee Winter Workshop

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada V1Y 1Z8 Canada

GET YOUR MASON BEE COCOONS READY FOR WINTER! So you had mason bees this year. You brought your mason bee hotel into your house or garage in June. Now you want to prepare them for overwintering. Come to the Laurel Packinghouse on Saturday, October 26th…

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Halloween Nightwings

October 29 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 29,2019 at 3:00pm

Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Whooo is flying around at night in the Okanagan? All ages welcome for this not-so-scary Halloween adventure! By donation For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 education@kelownamuseums.ca

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November 2019

A Cemetery Tour: When Death Comes Calling

November 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Are you brave enough to walk amongst the dead? Join us for an all-new tour and hear true stories of Kelowna's more peculiar passings. Prepare for a fright, and remember...death comes for us all! This is an outdoor event. Dress for chills. Be prepared for…

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A Cemetery Tour: When Death Comes Calling

November 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Ave
Kelowna, BC Canada

Are you brave enough to walk amongst the dead? Join us for an all-new tour and hear true stories of Kelowna's more peculiar passings. Prepare for a fright, and remember...death comes for us all! This is an outdoor event. Dress for chills. Be prepared for…

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Nakulamen series: Traditional Shelters

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take a journey with us exploring the traditional shelters and lifestyles of First Nations’ from around Turtle Island, with a particular focus on syilx (Okanagan). Participants will make their own edible shelters (that the kids will love to eat!). $15 per adult $7.50 per child…

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Nakulamen series: Natural Dye and Rawhide

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Decorate your own rawhide necklace or keychain using natural dye made from Oregon grape! In this workshop the process of making natural dye from plants will be taught in a hands-on activity. $15 per adult $7.50 per child Click here for tickets For more information,…

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December 2019

Nakulamen series: Native Tree Ornaments

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join us for a family fun morning decorating your own tree ornaments. Themes include buckskin gloves, ribbon shirts and dresses, stylish coyotes, as well as mini teepees and canoes. $15 per adult $7.50 per child Click here for tickets For more information, please contact: Jen…

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