Advocacy Update: Federal Pre-Budget Consultation

Posted Tuesday 23rd of February 2021
The BCMA and Yukon Historical and Museums Association have submitted a letter for the Government of Canada's 2021 pre-budget consultations. Our joint letter outlines the critical need for ongoing COVID-19 relief for the museum and heritage sectors and looks towards ... Read More



BCMA Statement - February 12, 2021

Posted Friday 12th of February 2021
Trust is central to the very concept of what a museum is and it is something that our sector can easily take for granted. The Canadian Museums Act of 1990 states that museums “hold [items] in trust” for the public, ... Read More



Free Family Week Activities | The Potato House Project

Posted Friday 12th of February 2021
  Title: Free Family Week Activities | The Potato House Project Description: February 15th to 21st, Book a time to write a letter on your vintage typewriter to your family then seal with recycled wax! Call the Realm of Toys ... Read More



Sing Along - Sign Along: An interactive music lesson for kids like you!

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Sing Along - Sign Along: An interactive music lesson for kids like you! Description:  Singing while using sign language is a fun way to learn a new song or a new language and have a great time with your ... Read More



Walking Tour with Artist Diamond Point

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Walking Tour with Artist Diamond Point Description: Artist and educator Diamond Point (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm / Musqueam) will be giving a virtual tour outdoor walking tours of her artwork, wəɬ m̓i ct q̓pəθət tə ɬniməɬ, a series of banners along Main ... Read More



Video Art Lesson: Figure Drawing inspired by Brendan Fernandes

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Video Art Lesson: Figure Drawing inspired by Brendan Fernandes Description:  Learn how to draw the human figure with the whole family in this active video workshop. The Richmond Art Gallery's art instructor will guide you and your family through movement ... Read More



Mural Musings and Pandemic Portraits

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Mural Musings and Pandemic Portraits Description: Touchstones Nelson Museum invites you to join them outside in a celebration of public art for Family Day on Friday, Feb 12th from 1- 4pm (by appointment only) and have a pandemic portrait ... Read More



Connecting Families Through History: A Virtual Exhibition

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Connecting Families Through History: A Virtual Exhibition Description:  We are inviting you to see our temporary virtual exhibition geared towards educating, entertaining, and bringing together (virtually) the families of Prince George. This exhibition will highlight iconic people, places, and ... Read More



Artifact or Artifiction? : A Family Day Special Event

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Artifact or Artifiction? : A Family Day Special Event Description: Unplug and play on Family Day! Be the first to "play" our newest feature exhibition "Artifact or Artifiction?". Museum collections hold objects of wonder...but is that fact or fiction? ... Read More



MONOVA Presents Streetcar Stories for Family Day Weekend

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: MONOVA Presents Streetcar Stories for Family Day Weekend Description:  MONOVA: The Museum and Archives of North Vancouver wishes to present a series of virtual events over Family Day weekend to offer a preview of the programming we will be offering ... Read More



Nature's Healer's: A BC Family Day Weekend Event at Old Hastings Mill Store Museum

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Nature's Healer's: A BC Family Day Weekend Event at Old Hastings Mill Store Museum Description:  Author/Ethnobotanist T-uy't'tanat Cease Wyss shares her knowledge of traditional Indigenous remedies. Family-friendly questionnaire, free raffle for "Wellness Basket", photo opportunities with Theo - museum caretaker ... Read More



Two Rivers Gallery: MakerLab Family Make

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2021
  Title: Two Rivers Gallery: MakerLab Family Make Description:  Join Two Rivers Gallery on Saturday, February 13, from 2:00- 4:00pm for our in-person and pre-registered MakerLab Family Make! Adults, youth, and families are encouraged to take a break from the emotional stressors ... Read More