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May 2015

Historic Wine Equipment Demonstrations

May 5,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday May 2 - May 9 BC Wine Museum & VQA Wine Shop 11:00 am - 12:00 pm See a basket press in action!

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FIRSTThursdays

May 7,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Sparkling Fruity Nosh at the BC Orchard Industry Museum 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. First Thursdays Nosh at the BC Wine Museum 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Featuring the delicious tastes of Gehringer Bros. and Illichman's Deli! Inspired Word Cafe at the Okanagan Heritage Museum 5:00…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

May 16,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday May 16 & May 20, 2015 Time: 11:00 am Discover the rich history of our city by travelling beyond the walls of the museum for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Kelowna Museums will…

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Tea Tales

May 19,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Tea Tales Asian Heritage Month

For more information about the Exhibit please click here Whether you are old or young, we want you to tell us about your experience and encourage you to listen to others share theirs. These conversations will be recorded on video and segments may appear in…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

May 20,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday May 16 & May 20, 2015 Time: 11:00 am Discover the rich history of our city by travelling beyond the walls of the museum for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Kelowna Museums will…

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Inspired Word Café

May 21,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Watch in wonder Thursday nights As authors have their say In song In rhyme In spoken word Inspired Word Cafe Join Rawle James and the gang for the final installment of Inspired Word Cafe for this season. This event will be taking place in the…

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Tea Tales

May 26,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Tea Tales Asian Heritage Month

For more information about the Exhibit please click here Whether you are old or young, we want you to tell us about your experience and encourage you to listen to others share theirs. These conversations will be recorded on video and segments may appear in…

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Wine Tasting Friday

May 29,2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Friday, repeating until October 31,2015

Join us at the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wine Shop for a weekly wine tasting featuring a different local winery every week!  

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

May 30,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday May 16 & May 30, 2015 Time: 11:00 am Discover the rich history of our city by travelling beyond the walls of the museum for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Kelowna Museums will…

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June 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

June 4,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packing House, 1304 Ellis St
Kelowna, BC V1Y 1Z8 Canada
June Neighbourhood Nosh event

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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Voices from the Engraver – Opening Event

June 6,2015 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Location: Okanagan Heritage Museum Date: Saturday June 6th 2015 Time: 11:00 am to 5:00pm Voices from the Engraver, a brand new large and colourful traveling exhibit created by the Bank of Canada Museum in Ottawa in partnership with the Canadian Museum of History will make…

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$10

Preservation Pocket Workshop

June 18,2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums encapsulation workshop preservation pockets

Location: Okanagan Heritage Museum – Ursula Surtess Conservation Lab Time: 1st session – 2pm-4pm / 2nd session – 6pm-8pm Preserve and protect your family history! Did you know you can easily use museum techniques to preserve your photographs or other paper materials? In this workshop…

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July 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

July 2,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packing House, 1304 Ellis St
Kelowna, BC V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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Museum Mayhem: Fun with Fruit

July 3,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Be an orchardist for the day! Learn about our BC Orchard Industry and have fun with hands on activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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Museum Mayhem: SOS Soldier for the day

July 10,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Be a soldier for the day! Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover stories from Okanagan soldiers. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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Museum Mayhem: Digging for Dinosaurs

July 17,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be a palaeontologist! Dig for fossils and discover dinosaurs with some fun interactive activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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$10

Photography Conservation 101

July 23,2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Photo Conservation 101 workshop

Location: Okanagan Heritage Museum – Ursula Surtees Regional Conservation Lab Time: 1st session – 2pm-4pm / 2nd session – 6pm-8pm A picture is worth a thousand words; our photos contains stories and memories of moments captured in time. Did you know that you can use some of…

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Museum Mayhem: Silly Bugs

July 24,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Be an Entomologist! Bugs are wiggly, sometimes gross, but always fascinating! Learn about entomology (the study of insects) with some fun activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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$5

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

July 29,2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday July 29 & August 26, 2015 Time: 9:00 am Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the…

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Museum Mayhem: Fun with Furs

July 31,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be a fur trader! Take a trip back to pioneer days and learn about our founding fathers and the fascinating trade of furs with some interactive activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28…

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August 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

August 6,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
August Neighbourhood Nosh event

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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Museum Mayhem: Making Money

August 7,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be an Engraver! Stamps & money are really beautiful works of art, ever wonder how they're made? Visit the newest exhibit "Voices from the Engraver" at the Okanagan Heritage Museum and learn what it takes to be an engraver. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities.…

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Museum Mayhem: Digging for Dinosaurs

August 14,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be a palaeontologist! Dig for fossils and discover dinosaurs with some fun interactive activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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Museum Mayhem: Panning for Gold

August 21,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be a pioneer gold miner! The Gold Rush was an exciting time in our history, learn about how our founding fathers were able to strike it rich panning for gold. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale…

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$5

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

August 26,2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday July 29 & August 26, 2015 Time: 9:00 am Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the…

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$60

Conservation Workshop Series: Paper and Book Conservation

August 27,2015 - August 28,2015
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A series of four workshops has been developed to help improve professional knowledge, skills and practice in the area of conservation- a key museum function. These informative, two-day workshops will take place at the Ursula Surtees Regional Conservation Laboratory, a state-of-the-art facility located at the…

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The Nature of Museums

August 27,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Species at Risk Panel discussion event

Using the Species at Risk exhibition as a springboard for a dialogue event, Chris O’Connor from the Royal BC Museum, as well as other invited guests will explore environmental stewardship and cultural connections. What role do museums play in initiating and facilitating community dialogue around…

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Museum Mayhem: Species at Risk

August 28,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be an environmental hero! Many species are at risk, how can we protect them? Join the Royal BC Museum and Kelowna Museums for unique exhibition about Species at Risk focusing on the Okanagan. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina…

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September 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

September 3,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
September Neighbourhood Nosh event

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

September 3,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Inspired Word Cafe

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

September 12,2015 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Cemetery Tours

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, September 12th Time: 9:00 am Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery and share…

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Museum Mayhem: Be an Engraver

September 12,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Fall/Winter programs

Be an Engraver! Stamps & money are really beautiful works of art, ever wonder how they're made? Visit the newest exhibit "Voices from the Engraver" at the Okanagan Heritage Museum and learn what it takes to be an engraver. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities.…

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

September 17,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Inspired Word Cafe

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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Culture Days: Behind the Scenes Tours

September 26,2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Conservation Tours

Date: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 Location: Okanagan Heritage Museum Tour times: 10am, 11am, 2pm, 3pm Kelowna Museums is excited to offer the public a behind the scenes tour of the Ursula Surtees Regional Conservation Laboratory and Public Archives. As part of Culture Days, we will offer…

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$10

Tombstone Preservation Workshop

September 30,2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Tombstone Preservation Workshop

Cleaning Headstones 101 Date: Wednesday, September 30th 2015 Location: Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery (Pioneer section) - 1991 Bernard Avenue Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm Fees: $10 Kelowna's Memorial Park Cemetery is the final resting place of many of Kelowna’s founding people. Time has taken its toll on…

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October 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

October 1,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
KelownaMuseums-FeatureImage-Neighbourhood-Nosh-October-2015

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

October 1,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Inspired Word Cafe

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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Purple Feet & Dirty Roots

October 2,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The Okanagan is well know for it's wine culture, and behind that reputation is a rich history of wine production. To celebrate the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival, Kelowna Museums is hosting a tour of the BC Wine Museum followed by an old fashioned "Wine Stomp" in…

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Purple Feet & Dirty Roots

October 5,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The Okanagan is well know for it's wine culture, and behind that reputation is a rich history of wine production. To celebrate the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival, Kelowna Museums is hosting a tour of the BC Wine Museum followed by an old fashioned "Wine Stomp" in…

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Museum Mayhem: Fun with Fruit

October 10,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Be an orchardist for the day! Learn about our BC Orchard Industry and have fun with hands on activities. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

October 15,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
InspiredWord

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

October 24,2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, September 12th Time: 9:00 am Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery and share…

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November 2015

World War I Lecture Series:The Glory Passes

November 3,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

The Okanagan has a proud World War I legacy. Expand your awareness of how Okanagan soldiers impacted WWI. Join local historians for the stories you may not know during this special lecture series to commemorate the Great War. Nov 3 – Keith Boehmer, Military History Interpreter,…

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Neighbourhood Nosh

November 5,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by the BC Wine Museum & VQA Wineshop and the BC Orchard Industry Museum as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). Enjoy the cultural flavours of the Okanagan by experiencing a wine tasting…

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

November 5,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
InspiredWord

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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World War I Lecture Series:The Glory Passes

November 10,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

The Okanagan has a proud World War I legacy. Expand your awareness of how Okanagan soldiers impacted WWI. Join local historians for the stories you may not know during this special lecture series to commemorate the Great War. Nov 3 – Keith Boehmer, Military History Interpreter,…

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Remembrance Day 2015

November 11,2015 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
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  Remembrance Day is an opportunity for Canadians of all ages to share stories of those who fought for our freedom. Join Kelowna Museums after the civic ceremony for free donuts and coffee. Experience what it may have been like as a soldier in the trenches by taking…

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Museum Mayhem: SOS Be a Soldier for the Day

November 14,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Be a soldier for the day! Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover stories from Okanagan soldiers. This is a special edition of Museum Mayhem as we honor those who fought in the Great War. See the full schedule of Museum Mayhem activities. For more…

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World War I Lecture Series:The Glory Passes

November 17,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

The Okanagan has a proud World War I legacy. Expand your awareness of how Okanagan soldiers impacted WWI. Join local historians for the stories you may not know during this special lecture series to commemorate the Great War.   Nov 17 – Nancy Holmes, Faculty of…

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The Call Went Out

November 18,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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  Kelowna Museums is proud to host a special production at the Laurel Packinghouse presented by The Story Theatre Company in partnership with the Royal BC Museum. "The Call Went Out" is a theatrical piece based on letters from BC soldiers to loved ones at the…

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$60

Conservation Workshop Series: Textile Conservation and Preservation

November 19,2015 - November 20,2015
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A series of four workshops has been developed to help improve professional knowledge, skills and practice in the area of conservation. These informative, two-day workshops will take place at the Ursula Surtees Regional Conservation Laboratory, a state-of-the-art facility located at the Okanagan Heritage Museum. The…

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$100

Sports Hallof Fame Induction Ceremony

November 19,2015 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

The Central Okanagan Sports Hall of Fame proudly welcomes six new inductees The COSHF honours athletes, coaches, teams, builders & pioneers who have excelled on local, national or international sports scene. The Sports Hall of Fame began admitting inductees in 2008 and has since been inspiring the community to celebrate the…

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$5.00

Inspired Word Cafe

November 19,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
InspiredWord

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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World War I Lecture Series:The Glory Passes

November 24,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

The Okanagan has a proud World War I legacy. Expand your awareness of how Okanagan soldiers impacted WWI. Join local historians for the stories you may not know during this special lecture series to commemorate the Great War.   Nov 24 – Howard Hisdal, History Department,…

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December 2015

Neighbourhood Nosh

December 3,2015 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Join the last nosh of the museum wine shop! Watch for wine museum news in 2016! Kelowna Museums is working on a new format for our monthly First Thursdays cultural events, therefore this will likely be the final Nosh event in its current style. We invite you…

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Inspired Word Cafe

December 3,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
InspiredWord

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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Draw by Night

December 10,2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
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Experience the mystery of the museum after hours... You've visited the exhibits by day, now capture them with art at Draw by Night! Draw by Night Kelowna is a non-profit organization that hosts bi-monthly "drawing parties". Everyone is welcome to attend, bring their favorite utensils or…

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Museum Mayhem: Fun with Furs! Be a Fur Trader

December 12,2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Be a fur trader! Take a trip back to pioneer days and learn about our founding fathers and the fascinating trade of furs with some interactive activities.   For more information, please contact: Christina Neale at 250-763-2417 ext. 28 [email protected]

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Inspired Word Cafe

December 17,2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
InspiredWord

The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest…

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January 2016
$5.00

Night at the Museum

January 7,2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family Programs: Be a Sports Hero

January 9,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: Colouring

January 14,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: Inspired Word

January 21,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family programs: Be a Sports Hero

January 23,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: Special Guest Lecture

January 28,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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February 2016
$5.00

Night at the Museum: Inspired Word Cafe & Untour

February 4,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

February 8,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

February 9,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: Colouring

February 11,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family Programs: Be an Apple Detective

February 13,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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BC Wine Museum Re-Opening Celebration

February 17,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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  You are invited to the grand re-opening of the BC Wine Museum! The new wine museum is in its first phase of development! Join us for the opening event and explore the new layout. Exciting changes are still to come… and we need your…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: An Evening of Improv

February 18,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

February 19,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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$5.00

Night at the Museum: Colouring

February 25,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Thursday Night programs at the Museum

Looking for a late night adventure? Something fun, different, and new? The Okanagan Heritage Museum comes to life every Thursday evening with different activities and events for you to experience each week. Imagine live music, performances, spoken word, improv, presentations, art, and more all happening…

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Family Programs: Be an Apple Detective

February 27,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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March 2016
$60.00

Conservation Workshop Series: Object Preservation and Conservation

March 8,2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until March 9,2016

Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Object Preservation and Conservation

  A series of four workshops has been developed to help improve professional knowledge, skills and practice in the area of conservation. These informative, two-day workshops will take place at the Ursula Surtees Regional Conservation Laboratory, a state-of-the-art facility located at the Okanagan Heritage Museum.…

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Family Programs: Be a Soldier

March 12,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 15,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 16,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 17,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 22,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 23,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Spring Break Adventure: Be A Curious Curator

March 24,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dig for fossils, explore the trenches of foreign wars, and take the apple packing challenge during the Curious Curator scavenger hunt. This is the perfect activity for families & kids to do together! Travel from museum to museum in search of interesting artefacts, puzzles to solve and…

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Family Programs: Be a Soldier

March 26,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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April 2016

MapleFest – Traditional Music & Dance Festival

April 1,2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse | Kelowna MapleFest

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse
Name of Event: MapleFest - Traditional Music & Dance Festival
Date: Friday, April 1st/16

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MapleFest – Gourmet Dinner with Music/Dancing

April 2,2016 @ 7:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse | Kelowna MapleFest gourmet dinner

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse
Name of Event: MapleFest - Gourmet Dinner with Music/Dancing
Date: Saturday, April 2nd/16

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MapleFest Sugar Shack Pancake Breakfast & Brunch

April 3,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse | MapleFest Brunch

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse
Name of Event: MapleFest Sugar Shack Pancake Breakfast & Brunch
Date: Sunday, April 3rd/16

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Okanagan Military Museum Presents: The Home Front

April 9,2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
The Home Front - Okanagan Military Museum

The Home Front is the 3rd installment in the WWI exhibition series at the Okanagan Military Museum. New displays have been added to The Glory Passes exhibit to explore the contrast between the realities of the battlefield and what was happening here at home. “The…

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Family Programs: Be a Bug Explorer

April 9,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Downtown Kelowna Small Shop Spring

April 16,2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Small Shop Saturday at the Laurel Shop

Kelowna Museums is proud to present the opening of The Laurel Shop during Downtown Kelowna's Small Shop Saturday. Representing the heart of our great community and located within the historic Laurel Packinghouse, The Laurel Shop is dedicated to supporting and promoting made-in-the-Okanagan goods and gifts.…

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Ride to the Museum on Earth Day

April 22,2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Public Transit was a little different in the past! Boys from the Casorso, Berard, and Small families (approx. 1890) April 22nd is Earth Day - the largest environmental event in the world! To celebrate and support this global movement Kelowna Museums is encouraging the community to "go-green"…

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Ride to the Museum on Earth Day

April 23,2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Public Transit was a little different in the past! Boys from the Casorso, Berard, and Small families (approx. 1890) Earth Day is the largest environmental event in the world! To celebrate and support this global movement Kelowna Museums is encouraging the community to "go-green" by opting to…

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Family Programs: Be a Bug Explorer

April 23,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair

April 28,2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

A Heritage Fair is a showcase of history projects created by students from grades 4 to 10. Students research and create projects highlighting some aspect of Canadian history to present to their classmates, parents and others at a school fair. In 2015 over 4,000 students…

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May 2016

Inspired Word Cafe

May 5,2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
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The intention of the Inspired Word Cafe (IWC) Collective is to build a robust, sustainable, connected, creative public art forum. IWC practice's Love through the energies of kindness, tolerance, justice, freedom of expression, respect, compassion and encouragement. Inspired Word Cafe continues to be the hottest open…

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Family Programs: Be a Gold Prospector

May 14,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Behind the Scenes Tour

May 18,2016
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Behind the scenes tours at Kelowna Museums

Ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at the museums... How are the exhibits created? Where does everything come from and how is it stored? What's a conservation lab? How do the archives work? Museums can be shrouded in mystery! May 18th is International Museums Day. This…

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Family Programs: Critters of the Okanagan

May 24,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

School’s out - visit the Museums! There’s no school today; what should you do? Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Experience the history of the Okanagan through games, hands on activities, and fun for all ages. Get up close and personal with our…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

May 25,2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday, May 25th Time: 10:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery and…

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Family Programs: Be a Gold Prospector

May 28,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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June 2016

Neighbourhood Nosh

June 2,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

It's back and fresher than ever! Neighbourhood Nosh returns to the Laurel Packinghouse this June. Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by Kelowna Museums as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). This event has always been popular and we are happy…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

June 4,2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, June 4th Time: 10:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery and…

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Downtown Kelowna Blood Donor Clinic

June 10,2016 @ 11:30 am - 6:30 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse: Blood donor clinic

FIRST EVER DOWNTOWN KELOWNA BLOOD DONOR CLINIC at THE LAUREL PACKINGHOUSE New donors, seasoned donors and groups welcome. For individual appointments, please book at www.blood.ca or download the GIVEBLOOD APP. For groups of three or more please email [email protected] with the times and how many…

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Family Programs: Be an Okanagan Explorer

June 11,2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Family Programs at Kelowna Museums - Be an Okanagan Explorer

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Be an Okanagan Explorer & join us at the Fat…

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Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair

June 17,2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse | Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse
Name of Event: Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair
Date: Sunday, April 17th/16

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National Aboriginal Day 2016

June 21,2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Come and visit the newly built qʷćiʔ (Okanagan winter home) at the Okanagan Heritage Museum and experience the space in an exciting way. A guided, hands-on activity will engage all your senses!

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

June 22,2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

  Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday, June 22nd Time: 10:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery…

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Family Programs: Be an Okanagan Explorer

June 25,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Family Programs at Kelowna Museums - Be an Okanagan Explorer

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Experience the history of the Okanagan through games, hands on activities,…

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July 2016

Trophy Gun Unveiling Ceremony

July 1,2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Okanagan Military Museum - Trophy Gun

The Okanagan Military Museum Society invites you to an Unveiling Ceremony for the Trophy Gun at 11:00 am on Canada Day. This will take place at the Ellis Street entrance to the Kelowna Memorial Arena in fron of the Okanagan Military Museum. The gun has…

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Family Programs: Be a Paleontologist

July 6,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Family Drop in Programs at Kelowna Museums - Be a Paleontologist

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a paleontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Neighbourhood Nosh

July 7,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

MYSTERY, DRAMA... WINE? Join us in premiering Play Estate Winery! Located at the entrance to Skaha Hills, Play Estate is the newest winery in the South Okanagan wine region. Play Winery is a passion project for Jason Pechet (President of the iconic Stagewest Hospitality brand and sommelier) and…

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Family Programs: Be a Paleontologist

July 8,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Family Drop in Programs at Kelowna Museums - Be a Paleontologist

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a paleontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Be a Soldier

July 13,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Be a Soldier

July 15,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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$5.00

Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

July 16,2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, July 16th Time: 9:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. Bob Hayes, local historian, will guide visitors through the cemetery and…

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Family Programs: Join our Junior Packinghouse

July 20,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Join our Junior Packinghouse

July 22,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
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Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Discover Early Kelowna

July 27,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Discover Early Kelowna

July 29,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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August 2016

Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

August 3,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Neighbourhood Nosh

August 4,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Neighbourhood Nosh August 4, 2016

What's all the buzz about? Join us for a taste of nature with the Okanagan’s award-winning honey winery, Meadow Vista. Sample a delightful selection of local honey and other made-in-the-Okanagan bee friendly treats from the Laurel Shop. Learn some amazing facts about the orchard industry’s…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

August 5,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Military Obstacle Course

August 10,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Family Programs: Complete the Military Obstacle Course at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Military Obstacle Course

August 12,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Family Programs: Complete the Military Obstacle Course at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Let’s Bee Friends

August 17,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Family Programs: Learn about bees at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn,…

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Family Programs: Let’s Bee Friends

August 19,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Family Programs: Learn about bees at Kelowna Museums

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn,…

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Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

August 20,2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

  Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, August 20th Time: 9:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. The upcoming tours will form a 4-part series with each tour…

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Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

August 24,2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

  Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday, August 24th Time: 9:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. The upcoming tours will form a 4-part series with each tour…

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Family Programs: Take an Okanagan Safari

August 24,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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Family Programs: Take an Okanagan Safari

August 26,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Take an adventure through history with Kelowna Museums! Have you ever wanted to be a palaeontologist, a soldier or a pioneer gold panner? Experience the history of the Okanagan through games and hands on activities. Travel to a different museum for each program to learn, discover…

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September 2016

Neighbourhood Nosh

September 1,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

It's back and fresher than ever! Neighbourhood Nosh is a monthly event presented by Kelowna Museums as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). This event has always been popular and we are happy to announce it has been re-invented with a fresh focus on…

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RESTOR International Fundraiser

September 8,2016 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Community Events at the Laurel Packinghouse - RESTOR Shine & Dine

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse Join RESTOR International for fabulous local organic fare, dancing to the sounds of Rann Berry, and a dazzling live auction with world class entertainer and auctioneer, Danny Hooper.   Special guest speaker, Lane Merrifield will present the keynote message “The…

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Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

September 10,2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

  Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Saturday, September 10th Time: 10:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. The upcoming tours will form a 4-part series with each…

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Family Programs: Join our Junior Packinghouse

September 10,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Family Programs - Join our junior packinghouse

Join our Junior Packinghouse and explore the BC Orchard Industry Museum! Have fun learning about one of the Okanagan's most iconic industries with engaging, interactive experiences.   No registration required | Family Friendly - Adults and children play and learn together. Cost: $5/family For more information,…

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Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair

September 18,2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Events at the Laurel Packinghouse | Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse Name of Event: Holistic Healing Market & Psychic Fair Date: Sunday, September 18th/16 Time of event: 11:00am - 4:00m Website: holistichealingmarket.ca Additional info: contact Carly Penfold Food Service provided by: Bare Taco, 100% Vegan Mexican food

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Shine! Women Entrepreneur Conference

September 21,2016
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Community Event at the Laurel Packinghouse Name of Event: Shine! Women Entrepreneur Conference Date: September 21–23, 2016 Website: shinelive.chantelleadams.com

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Cemetery Tours with Bob Hayes

September 21,2016 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

  Location: Memorial Park Cemetery – Pioneer Section Date: Wednesday, September 21st Time: 10:00am Cost: $5 Discover Kelowna’s rich history by travelling beyond the walls of the museum, for a tour of the historic Memorial Park Cemetery. The upcoming tours will form a 4-part series with each…

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Family Programs: Join our Junior Packinghouse

September 24,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Family Programs - Join our junior packinghouse

Join our Junior Packinghouse and explore the BC Orchard Industry Museum! Have fun learning about one of the Okanagan's most iconic industries with engaging, interactive experiences.   No registration required | Family Friendly - Adults and children play and learn together. Cost: $5/family For more information,…

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WaterVoices

September 24,2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kelowna Art Gallery, 1315 Water St.
Kelowna, BC V1Y 9R3 Canada

A syilx woman and a settler woman share stories about the watersheds where they grew up, on opposite sides of the same mountain. Suiki?st (Pauline Terbasket) was raised on a reservation amid her family’s traditional territory in the Lower Similkameen Valley, at the base of Fairview Mountain.…

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Culture Days: Quiet Stories from Canadian Places

September 30,2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kerry Park, 1480 Mill Street
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6N4 Canada

  Don't miss your chance to participate in the creation of a Canada150 Exhibit! Artist in residence Heather Cline invites you to be a part of her creative process. She will be asking questions of everyday people about everyday life in preparation for her 2017…

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October 2016

Culture Days: Behind the Scenes Tours

October 1,2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Ever wonder what happens behind the scenes at the museums... How are the exhibits created? Where does everything come from and how is it stored? What's a conservation lab? How do the archives work? Museums can be shrouded in mystery! Kelowna Museums is excited to offer the…

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Culture Days: Quiet Stories from Canadian Places

October 1,2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Don't miss your chance to participate in the creation of a Canada150 Exhibit! Artist in residence Heather Cline invites you to be a part of her creative process. She will be asking questions of everyday people about everyday life in preparation for her 2017 exhibition…

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Yoga for the Soul – Lit from Within

October 4,2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

COMMUNITY EVENT AT THE LAUREL PACKINGHOUSE Name of Event: Lit from Within Date: Tuesday, October 4th 2016 Website: www.litfromwithin.ca The Lit from Within project has teamed up with The Start Fresh Program to put on another amazing yoga event, not to be missed!! All levels will be…

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Okanagan Wine Fest – Blind Wine & Cheese Tasting

October 5,2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

COMMUNITY EVENT AT THE LAUREL PACKINGHOUSE Name of Event: Blind Wine & Cheese Tasting Date: Wednesday, October 5th 2016 Website: www.thewinefestivals.com Returning by popular demand is the classic Blind Wine and Cheese social. Your wines are placed in brown bags to prevent you from seeing the bottle…

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Neighbourhood Nosh

October 6,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Free tastings, live music & extended museum hours! Neighbourhood Nosh is a free monthly event presented by Kelowna Museums as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). This event has always been popular and we are happy to announce it has been re-invented with…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

October 8,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Family Programs - Be a Fur Trader

Be a Fur Trader! Get ready for your very own adventure voyaging along the waterways and routes travelled by some of Canada's early fur traders. Have fun exploring the McDougall log cabin and test your hand at trading! No registration required | Family Friendly - Adults…

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Remembering the Great War: Pets, Mascots, and Working Animals

October 19,2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums WWI Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation topic: "Pets, Mascots, and Working Animals" Keith…

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Family Programs: Be a Fur Trader

October 22,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums Family Programs - Be a Fur Trader

Be a Fur Trader! Get ready for your very own adventure voyaging along the waterways and routes travelled by some of Canada's early fur traders. Have fun exploring the McDougall log cabin and test your hand at trading! No registration required | Family Friendly - Adults…

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Remembering the Great War: Well Planned Disasters: Verdun, the Somme, and the First World War in 1916

October 27,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums WWI Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation topic: "Well Planned Disasters: Verdun, the Somme,…

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November 2016

Neighbourhood Nosh

November 3,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

  VISIT THE OKANAGAN WINE AND ORCHARD MUSEUM THE LAUREL SHOP! Join us for a taste of late autumn with Ward’s Hard Cider (www.wardshardcider.com). Homegrown and handpicked right here in the Okanagan since 1922! Indulge your senses with beverage tastings, seasonal snacks & treats, live music…

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The Legacy of BC’s Punjabi Canadians

November 5,2016 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums & Royal BC Museum - The Legacy of BC's Punjabi Canadians

The Royal British Columbia Museum, in partnership with the Centre for Indo Canadian Studies at the University of the Fraser Valley, have the pleasure of inviting you to a special community event. This important consultation, hosted by Kelowna Museums Society, will focus on sharing and…

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The Social Life of Water – Green infrastructure workshop

November 9,2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Social Life of Water events - Green Infrastructure workshop

How can we better plan our cities with nature? Green infrastructure helps to keep our waters healthier, our cities cooler, and provides habitat for a variety of creatures. On November 9th, the Social Life of Water team is happy to host a workshop on how…

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Family Programs: A Time to Remember

November 11,2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
November drop-in family programs at Kelowna Museums

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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Remembrance Day 2016

November 11,2016 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

  You are invited to experience the rich history of Remembrance Day at the Okanagan Military Museum. After the cenotaph ceremonies all are welcome to visit the Okanagan Military Museum to explore the stories of local heroes who served.

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Family Programs: A Time to Remember

November 12,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
November drop-in family programs at Kelowna Museums

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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Remembering the Great War: Trenches From Above

November 16,2016 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums WWI Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation topic: "Trenches From Above" Keith Boehmer, Military…

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Remembering the Great War: The 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles (B.C. Horse) learn how to fight in 1916

November 24,2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums WWI Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation topic: "A Hard Apprenticeship: The 2nd Canadian…

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Family Programs: A Time to Remember

November 26,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
November drop-in family programs at Kelowna Museums

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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December 2016

Holiday Flavours of the Okanagan

December 1,2016 @ 10:00 am - January 6,2017 @ 5:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

'Tis the season to be Jolly! Enjoy the sights, scents & sounds of the holiday season at the Laurel Packinghouse from December 1st to January 6th. When you're downtown this holiday season, be sure to make Kelowna's stunning heritage building, the Laurel Packinghouse, a destination to take…

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Neighbourhood Nosh

December 1,2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Neighbourhood Nosh is a free monthly event presented by Kelowna Museums as part of First Thursdays (a Cultural District initiative, learn more). This event has always been popular and we are happy to announce it has been re-invented with a fresh focus on local producers. Nosh provides you the…

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Warm Up with Kelowna Museums & Hot Apple Cider during the Downtown Kelowna Light-up

December 3,2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Come celebrate the 28th annual Downtown Kelowna Light-up! On December 3, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Downtown Kelowna will officially kick-off the holiday season with exciting events throughout the community (see full listing of events). While you are downtown enjoying the festivities be sure…

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Traces Upon the Landscape Workshop and Book Launch

December 7,2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Social Life of Water events - Traces upon the landscape workshop

In this participatory workshop, environmental designer and University of Manitoba professor Alyssa Schwan will guide participants in a conversation about how the values and emotions we have toward our waters can help us to create a collective vision for the future we want for the…

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Family Programs: Old-Fashioned Holiday Cards

December 10,2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Get festive at the Laurel Packinghouse and create your very own crafty, old-fashioned holiday cards using home-made apple stamps! This is the last drop-in family program for the year so be sure to stop by and celebrate with us. No registration required | Family Friendly…

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January 2017

Neighbourhood Nosh

January 5,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Join us as we toast to the New Year! Indulge your tastebuds with a heart-warming winter punch made with Okanagan Spirits vodka, seasonally inspired snacks & treats, hot apple cider, live music in French & English by Mosaic Crossroad, holiday specials from The Laurel Shop,…

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Incredible Edible Weekend

January 14,2017 - January 15,2017
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Incredible Edible Weekend at The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum Saturday and Sunday January 14th and 15th and Saturday and Sunday January 21st and 22nd Bring the whole family and unearth the agricultural treasures that make our region unique. Discover how the booming Okanagan wine industry has…

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International Museum Selfie Day

January 18,2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums - International Museum Selfie Day

Be a part of an international internet sensation: #MuseumSelfie Day! Earn bragging rights and a cookie by being the first to share a Sesqui-Selfie! Explore the changes at your local museums in a fun way - The international #MuseumSelfie internet event invites fans, curators, and museum…

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Incredible Edible Weekend

January 21,2017 - January 22,2017
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Incredible Edible Weekend at The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum Saturday and Sunday January 14th and 15th and Saturday and Sunday January 21st and 22nd Bring the whole family and unearth the agricultural treasures that make our region unique. Discover how the booming Okanagan wine industry has…

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Lunch at the Museums – Pets in WWI

January 31,2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Lunch at the Museums - Pets in WWI

Brown bag-it at the Okanagan Military Museum, and learn how pets lightened the hearts of soldiers. Keith Boehmer, Military Historian at the Okanagan Military Museum will review the value of pets and working animals to the soldiers and the war efforts during World War One.…

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February 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

February 2,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Sesqui-licious Nosh

Join us in celebrating Canada's 150th Anniversary! Celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial while indulging your senses. Enjoy local beverage tastings from Urban Distillery+ Winery, famous for their Spirit Bear Gin and Vodka, and sample delectable Okanagan-made snacks & treats while listening to local musicians perform live. Check…

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Family Day Sesquiventure

February 13,2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Family Day Sesquiventure

Discover the history of the Okanagan with engaging, interactive experiences for all ages. Family-friendly - adults and children learn together! Explore The Social Life of Water with your family, with exclusive Family Day activities. What's with all this Sesqui-business? A sesquicentennial is a 150th anniversary or…

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Lunch at the Museum – Colouring the Past

February 15,2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Lunch at the Museums - Colouring the Past

Brown bag-it at the Okanagan Heritage Museum. Sesqui-express yourself in full colour with historical colouring sheets. Reconnect with your inner child and recharge. What's with all this Sesqui-business? A sesquicentennial is a 150th anniversary or its celebration. In 2017 Canada will be celebrating its 150th anniversary of…

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Heritage Week Mystery Bus Tour

February 17,2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kelowna Museums - Heritage Week Mystery Bus Tour

Who? What? Where? We're not telling! Journey to historical places and unravel a mystery from local history. Tickets must be purchased in advance! To purchase tickets or for more information, contact the Okanagan Heritage Museum at: [email protected] or 250.868.4836 To learn about other Heritage Week…

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Hobnails and Hemp Rope

February 20,2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave
Kelowna, BC V1Y 6Z1

The Bugaboo Spire Centennial Climb Project In July, 2016, 4 climbers from Ontario set out to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first ascent of Bugaboo Spire in Bugaboo Provincial Park, BC. Their goal was to camp and climb using only the gear, food and…

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PD Day Sesqui-venture

February 24,2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Family Day Sesquiventure

No school today! Have fun together exploring the history of the Okanagan with engaging, interactive experiences for all ages. Family-friendly - adults and children learn together! There are 2 ways to spend family time at the museums today: Okanagan Safari Drop in to the Okanagan Heritage…

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March 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

March 2,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Sesqui-licious Nosh

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Continue to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial while indulging your senses during our monthly Nosh event. Enjoy local beverage tastings from Urban Distillery+ Winery, famous for their Spirit Bear Gin and Vodka, and sample delectable Okanagan-made…

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Lunch at the Museums – PI Day

March 14,2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Lunch at the Museums - PI Day

Brown-bag it at the Laurel Packinghouse, and celebrate PI Day with homemade pie made from Okanagan fruit. Learn fruity facts at the Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum. Do you love pie as much as we do? Or Pi for that matter? Any excuse for a…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Stories from Kelowna’s Chinatown

March 20,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

March 20th - "Stories from Kelowna's Chinatown" Celebrate and interact with Kelowna’s Chinatown of the past. Immerse yourself in the stories, engage in some art, and use your senses as you step into the past. What to do during Spring Break? Explore the history of the…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Water and Me

March 22,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

March 22nd "Water and Me" Come on and dive in at the Okanagan Heritage Museum on World Water Day! Celebrate your connection to water in the Social Life of Water exhibition. With art and new interactive activities, take a journey through the watershed and immerse…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Junior Packinghouse

March 24,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

March 24th - "Junior Packinghouse" The sounds, the sights, and the smells! Earn your way through the jobs and skills of an early fruit packer in Kelowna’s first historic packinghouse. What to do during Spring Break? Explore the history of the Okanagan with engaging, interactive experiences…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Childhood on an Okanagan Homestead

March 27,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

March 27th - "Childhood on an Okanagan Homestead" Experience the world through the eyes of a child in 1867. Toys, chores and lessons on an Okanagan homestead will bring the past to life. What to do during Spring Break? Explore the history of the Okanagan with…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Tunics, Flags and Kitbags

March 29,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

March 29th - "Tunics, Flags and Kitbags" Get ready, get set! Hone your skills as you explore your way through uniforms and secret messaging at the Okanagan Military Museum. What to do during Spring Break? Explore the history of the Okanagan with engaging, interactive experiences for…

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Spring Break Sesqui-ventures: Bee a Pollinator Protector

March 31,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

March 31st - "Bee a Pollinator Protector" Help save the bees and butterflies with some tips and tools from the Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum. Encourage your local pollinators by creating a new bee home and some fresh nectar planters. What to do during Spring Break? Explore the…

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April 2017

Neighbourhood Nosh

April 6,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Sesqui-licious Nosh

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Continue to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial while indulging your senses during our monthly Nosh event. Enjoy exceptional wine tastings from Tantalus Vineyards and sample delectable Okanagan-made snacks & treats from the Laurel Shop. We will…

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AquaVan 150: Connecting Communities to Coastlines

April 8,2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A Canada 150 Signature Initiative The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre’s award-winning AquaVan is making a splash in our community with live marine animals from British Columbia’s coast! AquaVan Educators will facilitate learning through hands-on exploration of aquatic life from around the world. Touch a…

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Celebrate Biodiversity on Earth Day

April 22,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join us for an adventure at the grand opening of the Okanagan Heritage Museum’s new biodiversity gallery! Explore this interactive exhibit while enjoying special guest speakers, refreshments, and tons of hands-on activities for the whole family. You’ll discover a plethora of facinating creatures and be…

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Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair

April 25,2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The research is done, the projects have been judged, and the students are ready to show off all their hard work! Join us for the public viewing of the Okanagan Regional Heritage Fair! Winners will move on to compete at the provincial level.

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Kelowna Museums Society AGM

April 26,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The Kelowna Museums Society will host its Annual General Meeting at 5pm on Wednesday, April 26th at the Laurel Packinghouse. The AGM is open to the public and all KMS members are encouraged to attend. Please note only active (paid) members will have voting rights.…

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May 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

May 4,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Sesqui-licious Nosh

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Continue to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial while indulging your senses during our monthly Nosh event. Enjoy exceptional tastings from Meadow Vista and sample delectable Okanagan-made snacks & treats from the Laurel Shop. Ever wonder what the…

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$5

‘The Ultimate Un-Tour’ on International Museums Day

May 18,2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Expect the unexpected when Kelowna Museums re-imagines the classic museum tour! Get ready for new views of the gallery, and behind-the-scenes surprises. No need to register, but arrive 15 minutes early. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]

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Non-Instructional Day: Water and Me

May 19,2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

No school today! Come to the museum for your last chance to explore the “Social Life of Water” exhibit before it goes on tour. With art and interactive activities, take a journey through the watershed and immerse yourself in stories of the past, present and…

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Stories from Kelowna’s Chinatown

May 27,2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month and interact with Kelowna’s Chinatown of the past. Immerse yourself in the stories, engage in some art, and use your senses as you step into the past. Drop-in programs are designed for adults and children to enjoy together. For more information,…

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Music of Heavens: A Workshop

May 27,2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join us for a workshop led by UBCO fine arts professor Dr. Aleksandra Dulic. Create and animate stars that represent your unique cultural heritage in celebration of the broad experiences of contemporary Canadians. Participants will be granted free admission to the public performance in November.…

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June 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

June 1,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Sesqui-licious Nosh

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Sample true apple growing heritage with tastings from The View Winery & Vineyards line-up of Wards Apple Ciders, and delectable Okanagan-made snacks & treats from The Laurel Shop. We will be showcasing some amazing…

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Quiet Stories from Canadian Places

June 2,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Celebrate the opening of this C150 special exhibition. Meet the artist Heather Cline, and enjoy paintings and stories from Kelowna and other Canadian places. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]

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$5

Tombstone Cleaning Workshop

June 3,2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Tombstone Preservation 101 & Pioneer Section Spring Clean-up 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…

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Kelowna Museums Birthday Bash

June 10,2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

On June 10 at 11am, the community is invited to a special party - the 50th birthday of Kelowna’s first museum building. Significant anniversaries provide an opportunity to take note of where we have been and where we are going. The birthday celebration is presented…

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$5

Cemetery Tours

June 14,2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Join local historian Bob Hayes and the Kelowna Museums for a walk through the past! Our Cemetery Tours highlight the people and stories of early Kelowna in a series of four tours. Join us for this truly unique experience. For more information, please contact: Jen Garner,…

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National Aboriginal Day

June 21,2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Immerse yourself in a qwćiʔ, learn about indigenous plants, and participate in a fascinating hands-on activity. For all learners big and small! For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]

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July 2017

Canada Day 2017: Cultures, Histories, and Possibilities

July 1,2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Connect with Canada Day 2017 at a special C150 display. What's your story? Find out when you explore Quiet Stories from Canadian Places. Take an interactive self guided tour through the places and stories in this special exhibit to discover new and familiar connections to the…

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Sesqui-licious Nosh

July 6,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Satisfy your inner foodie with a pairing of local sips with a selection of orchard to table Okanagan-made treats. Enjoy live music art and a lot of local flair! FREE AND OPEN TO THE…

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The Okanagan Homestead

July 7,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Experience the world through the eyes of a child in 1867. Toys, chores and lessons on an Okanagan homestead will bring the past to life. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family…

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Jr. Packinghouse

July 14,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The sounds, the sights, and the smells! Make your way through the jobs and skills of an early fruit packer in Kelowna’s first historic packinghouse. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family…

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What’s in my Backyard?

July 21,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

What is living in my backyard? Discover the endangered and invasive plants and animals that call the Okanagan home. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family drop-in programs are designed for caretakers…

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Live Equipment Demos

July 22,2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Do you hear that? Those are the lovely sounds of the phonograph. Experience a live demo, learn the history, and choose from a selection of records! For more information, please contact: Jen Garner, Education & Programming Coordinator [email protected] | 250.868.4836

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Living the Home Front

July 28,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Travel back in time and learn how World War 1 and World War 2 impacted life in Kelowna. Connect with the experiences of kids during these times through chores, games, and more. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the…

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August 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

August 3,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Satisfy your inner foodie with a pairing of local sips with a selection of orchard to table Okanagan-made treats. Enjoy live music art and a lot of local flair! FREE AND OPEN TO THE…

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Photogenic Okanagan

August 4,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

“The Land of Fruit and Sunshine!" The lure of the Okanagan Valley has beckoned people from around the word. Recreate what brought Lord and Lady Aberdeen here over a century ago with a well-pointed camera and some sunny slogans. Join us each week for a…

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Reptile Man

August 5,2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Patrick Lamontagne of Okanagan World of Reptiles provides a thrilling and educational presentation about reptiles and other wildlife. Get hands-on with these remarkable animals! 2 opportunities: 11 am to 12 pm & 2pm to 3pm Suggested $10 family donation For more information, please contact: Jen…

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Bee an Okanagan Pollinator Protector

August 11,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Help save the bees and butterflies with tips and tools from the Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum. Encourage your local pollinators and discover their global impact! Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan.…

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Potent Plant Science

August 18,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Embark on an exciting botanical adventure! Use your senses to discover plants of the Okanagan. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family drop-in programs are designed for caretakers to stay and participate…

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Raid on Dieppe: The 75th Anniversary

August 19,2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

What were the controversial plans, the events, and the consequences of this historical event? Join us as we explore the details of Dieppe. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, please contact: Jen Garner, Education & Programming Coordinator [email protected] | 250.868.4836 above image source

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Tunics, Flags, and Kitbags

August 25,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Get ready, get set! Hone your skills as you explore your way through uniforms and secret messaging at the Okanagan Military Museum. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family drop-in programs are…

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Cemetery Tours

August 26,2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Join local historian Bob Hayes and the Kelowna Museums for a walk through the past! The Cemetery Tours highlight people and stories of early Kelowna in a series of tours. Join for one or all! For more information, please contact: Jen Garner, Education & Programming…

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$5.00

Walking Through Time: Secrets of Early Kelowna

August 29,2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until August 29,2017

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

Join us on a sesqui-tour as we explore the people, the stories, and a few of the surprises of early Kelowna. Leaving from the Okanagan Heritage Museum, this outdoor walking tour is approximately a 1km loop. For more information, please contact: Jen Garner, Education &…

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Dig Archaeology!

August 30,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Discover the past with our Archaeology for Kids 101! Get hands-on with the tools, tips, and tricks as you dig through the past. Join us each week for a new and exciting way to explore the people and places of the Okanagan. Family drop-in programs…

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September 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

September 7,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Satisfy your inner foodie with a pairing of local sips with a selection of orchard to table Okanagan-made treats. Enjoy live music art and a lot of local flair! FREE AND OPEN TO THE…

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Dino Dig!

September 15,2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Coming to see our dinos as they make a quick visit from storage? Test your paleontology skills and join us for a fossil dig! 6 opportunities: September 15 & 16, 22 & 23, and 29 & 30. Cost: By donation. For more information, please contact:…

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Dino Dig!

September 16,2017 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Saturday, repeating until September 30,2017

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

Coming to see our dinos as they make a quick visit from storage? Test your paleontology skills and join us for a fossil dig! 6 opportunities: September 15 & 16, 22 & 23, and 29 & 30. Cost: By donation. For more information, please contact:…

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Culture Days: Stories from Kelowna’s Chinatown

September 30,2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Discover Kelowna's Chinatown of the past. Immerse yourself in the stories, engage in some art, and use your senses as you step into the past. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]   Culture Days is a collaborative, Canada-wide volunteer movement to raise…

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Culture Days: Tunics, Flags & Kit Bags

September 30,2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Get ready, get set! Hone your skills as you explore your way through uniforms and secret messaging at the Okanagan Military Museum. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]     Culture Days is a collaborative, Canada-wide volunteer movement to raise the awareness,…

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Culture Days: Picking Time at the Orchard

September 30,2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Okanagan Wine and Orchard Museum, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

The fall is a bustling time of year in the orchard and in the packinghouse. Check out the old picking bags, discover the secrets of the packinghouse, and of course, sample some of the bounty of the Okanagan! For more information, please contact: Jen at…

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October 2017

Sesqui-licious Nosh

October 5,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums Neighbourhood Nosh event

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! In celebration of the October harvest, we have not 1, but 2 distinct guest pourers! A cider and a cocktail! Scenic Road Cider and Urban Distilleries will be pouring for us. Satisfy your inner…

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Paddle Canada 150 Expedition

October 18,2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

In 2017, a group of like-minded paddling enthusiasts set about a unique way to celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary. Join Wayne Wilson and Bob Groves for a fascinating illustrated talk on the Paddle Canada 150 expedition. Enjoy tales of the journey, the adventure, the hard work,…

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Bread and Salt Grand Opening

October 21,2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Bread and Salt is a traveling exhibition celebrating Ukrainian Canadian culture. The grand opening will include special Ukrainian dances and a fashion show. Everyone is welcome.

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November 2017

WW1 Lecture Series: Vimy Pilgrimages Then and Now

November 1,2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation Topic: Vimy Pilgrimages Then and Now…

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Sesqui-licious Nosh

November 2,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada
Kelowna Museums - Neighbourhood Nosh August 4, 2016

Take in local flavours, sights and sounds at our Sesqui-licious Nosh! Satisfy your inner foodie with a pairing of local sips with a selection of orchard to table Okanagan-made treats. Enjoy live music art and a lot of local flair! FREE AND OPEN TO THE…

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WW1 Lecture Series: The Great War as a World and Colonial War

November 2,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation Topic: The Great War as a…

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Family Programs: Games from the Past

November 4,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Family Programs

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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$15.00

Ukrainian Egg Decorating Workshop

November 4,2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Learn tips and techniques to decorate your own Ukrainian egg.

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WW1 Lecture Series: An Okanagan Regiment Captures the Centre of Vimy Ridge

November 9,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation Topic: An Okanagan Regiment Captures the…

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Remembrance Day 2017

November 11,2017 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Remembrance Day

After the cenotaph ceremonies all are welcome to visit the Okanagan Military Museum to explore the stories of local heroes who served. Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring…

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WW1 Lecture Series: Vernon Enemy Alien Internment Camp

November 16,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation Topic: Vernon Enemy Alien Internment Camp…

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Family Programs: Share your Story

November 18,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Family Programs

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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WW1 Lecture Series: Canada’s Passchendaele Offensive, 1917

November 23,2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Lecture Series

Join us at the Okanagan Military Museum for a special lecture series highlighting the events of “The Great War”. Guest speakers will tell tales of WWI history with a focus on the lesser known stories of our region. Presentation Topic: Hell on Earth: Canada’s Passchendaele…

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Family Programs: Tunics, Flags, and Kitbags

November 25,2017 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada
Kelowna Museums | Okanagan Military Museum - Family Programs

Explore the Okanagan Military Museum and discover the stories of the brave Okanagan men & women who served. Engage in activities and hear inspiring stories of the people who fought and the lasting impacts of the sacrifices these men and women made. No registration required | Family…

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December 2017

Hot Apple Cider for the Downtown Light-Up!

December 2,2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Warm up at the Laurel Packinghouse with hot apple cider during the Downtown Light-Up Event from 11AM to 5PM on Saturday, December 2nd! Stop by to say hi with your whole family and pick up some stocking stuffers at the Laurel Shop before heading to…

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Holiday Neighbourhood Nosh

December 7,2017 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Join us on Dec 7, 4-6 pm to kick off some holiday cheer! This December join us at The Laurel Packinghouse! Enjoy some hot apple cider and samples of locally made goodies from the Laurel Shop. Take in the holiday spirit while you browse the gift…

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$15.00

Ukrainian Christmas Bread Workshop

December 9,2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Learn how to make Ukrainian Christmas Bread, and taste the final product!

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January 2018

Ukrainian Underground

January 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join special guest, Dr. Dan Gallacher, for an illustrated presentation about the early experience of Ukrainians in the mines of Western Canada. In his presentation, Dr. Gallacher traces the rise of this workforce from pastures to pitheads, from land owners to labourers, from rural to…

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$25

Nakulamen (What We Do) – January 27th

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

nakulamen is a program that embodies the seasonal traditions and practices of the syilx/ Okanagan people who have lived as a part of these lands for thousands of years.

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February 2018
$25

Nakulamen (What We Do) – February 10th

February 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

nakulamen is a program that embodies the seasonal traditions and practices of the syilx/ Okanagan people who have lived as a part of these lands for thousands of years. Each session includes interactive storytelling using costumes, as well as some introductory language, activities/crafts related to…

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Mystery at the Museum

February 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

We believe that at night, when the staff has all gone home, the objects, artifacts, and animals have a great time. Well, something has gone awry. A carriage has gone missing! Using your detective skills, discover and decode clues to help us find the missing…

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Opening Event: Needle & Thread

February 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Join us for the opening of a new exhibit - Needle And Thread: The Art Of Quilting Centuries ago, women stitched scraps of fabric and discarded clothing together to keep their families warm at night. Today, quilters combine new textiles, tools and techniques to create quilts…

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Mystery at the Museum

February 23 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

We believe that at night, when the staff has all gone home, the objects, artifacts, and animals have a great time. Well, something has gone awry. A carriage has gone missing! Using your detective skills, discover and decode clues to help us find the missing…

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$35

History Mystery Bus Tour

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Who? What? Where? We’re not telling! Journey to historical
places and unravel a mystery from local history.

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March 2018
$25

Nakulamen (What We Do) – March 3rd

March 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

nakulamen is a program that embodies the seasonal traditions and practices of the syilx/ Okanagan people who have lived as a part of these lands for thousands of years.

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Behind the Scenes: Fashion Tour

March 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

A behind the scenes tour with a fashion twist! Test your style knowledge and take a peek at our fabulous clothing, hat and shoe collections. Register $10/person (non-members) Free for members! For more information, please contact: Okanagan Heritage Museum at 250-763-2417 [email protected]

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Bugs: Masters of Disguise

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on March 22,2018 at 10:00am

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

Bug your parents to come to the museum! Discover some of nature’s smallest experts at camouflage. Learn how to hide in plain sight, and post your own secret disguise in the museum! For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected] *10 suggested family donation

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Quilters in Action

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Visit the Needle and Thread exhibition and watch a demonstration of hand quilting in the Hawaiian style by Dianne Kapty, from the Orchard Valley Quilters Guild. You will even have a chance to ask the experts your quilting questions! For more information, please contact: Okanagan…

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Mystery at the Museum

March 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Something has gone awry. A carriage has gone missing! Using your detective skills, discover and decode clues to help us find the missing carriage. Some of our friendliest museum animals and most talkative people from the past might have some information to share. For more…

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Not Your Average Egg Hunt

March 31 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Search your way through all three museums (Okanagan Heritage Museum, Military Museum, and Wine & Orchard Museum) to complete the scavenger hunt! Discover amazing facts and fun along the way. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected] *10 suggested family donation

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April 2018

Okanagan Scale Model Club Open House

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Visit the Okanagan Military Museum to learn about model making. Club members will be showing their work and answering your questions. Includes all genres of model subjects and open to all ages. By donation For more information, please contact: Okanagan Military Museum at 250-763-9292 [email protected]

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Regional Heritage Fair

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Laurel Packinghouse, 1304 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 1Z8 Canada

Enjoy creative student displays on topics relating to Canadian history. Winners from the Regional Fair will progress to Provincials, and this is a rare opportunity to show your support for their achievements. Free event! For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected]

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Quilters in Action: Live Demonstration

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Drop by to see members of the Orchard Valley Quilters Guild in action. They will be creating a baby quilt from start to finish. Ask the experts your quilting questions. For more information, please contact: Okanagan Heritage Museum at 250-763-2417 [email protected]

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May 2018

Quilters in Action: Quilt Show and Tell

May 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Admire the work of local quilters as they share their inspiration and favourite quilting techniques. Ask the experts your quilting questions. For more information, please contact: Okanagan Heritage Museum at 250-763-2417 [email protected]

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Book launch: Reluctant Warriors

May 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Join author Patrick Dennis for a book launch and learn about "Reluctant Warriors: Canadian Conscripts and the Great War." By donation. For more information, please contact: Okanagan Military Museum at 250-763-9292 [email protected]

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Behind the Scenes: International Museums Day

May 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Okanagan Heritage Museum, 470 Queensway Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6S7 Canada

Ever wonder what happens behind the scenes? Come for a tour and see for yourself! For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected] $10 per person | Free for members

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Stories from Kelowna’s Chinatown

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on May 19,2018 at 10:00am

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

Immerse yourself in stories, engage in art, and use your senses as you interact with Kelowna’s Chinatown of the past. For more information, please contact: Jen at 250.868.4836 [email protected] *10 suggested family donation

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The Price of Victory: Exhibit Opening

May 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Okanagan Military Museum, 1424 Ellis Street
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A5 Canada

Learn about the costs, consequences and legacies of the Great War through artefacts, photographs and the perspective of a fictitious soldier newly returned from the war. For more information contact: Keith Boehmer, Military Historian [email protected]

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Cemetery Tours

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, 1991 Bernard Avenue
Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 9V7 Canada

Join local historian, Bob Hayes, for a walk through the past as he highlights people and stories of early Kelowna in a series of four tours. Memorial Park Cemetery (Pioneer Section) $5 per person | Free for members For more information, please contact: Jen at…

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