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7:30 pm
Anything But Peaceful: Victoria And Esquimalt In The Aftermath Of V-J Day David Zimmerman The Second World War dramatically affected Canadian port cities. The months after V-J day, in 1945, were not peaceful and orderly …

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James Bay New Horizons
2:00 pm
Admission is free for FBCA members, $5 for non-members Guest Speaker: Jennifer L. Butler Telegraph Cove, on northern Vancouver Island, started as a telegraph line-shack in 1912. Jennifer L. Butler’s presentation explores the culturally diverse …

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Royal BC Museum - Newcombe Conference Hall
7:30 pm
Invisible Generations: Living Between Indigenous and White in the Fraser Valley Jean Barman Jean Barman explores the prejudice people of mixed Indigenous and white descent faced, with a focus on her good friend Irene Kelleher. …

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James Bay New Horizons
7:30 pm
Myths and Omissions: A Textbook History of British Columbia Pia Russell Through an exploration of textbooks used in BC schools (1871-1921), this talk explores the common myths and omissions included in these early historical narratives …

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James Bat New Horizons
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
The Hallmark Society honours outstanding achievement in the field of heritage preservation, conservation, restoration, and advocacy at the Annual Awards Night which is held on the first Tuesday of May each year. At this ceremony, …

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St Ann's Academy Auditorium
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
South Vancouver Island Student Heritage Fair A Heritage Fair is a nation-wide, educational initiative that encourages the exploration of Canadian heritage in a dynamic, hands-on learning environment. Fairs bring together schools, communities and more than …

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Royal B.C. Museum
7:30 pm
Dunmora: The Story of a Heritage Manor House on Vancouver Island Valerie Green Step back in time and listen to the walls talk as Valerie Green describes a totally different world through almost ten decades …

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James Bay New Horizons