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May 2019

Local History Event: Retro Abby

May 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
University of the Fraser Valley, 33384 King Rd.
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7M8 Canada
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Come to this local history event! Are you eager to learn about and reflect on Abbotsford's history? Want to celebrate the Heritage Abbotsford Society’s 50th Anniversary? We are partnering with the University of the Fraser Valley’s History department to feature UFV student research projects, a panel of speakers, and community history displays.   The panel of speakers include: Christina Reid from the Heritage Abbotsford Society Kris Foulds from the Reach Gallery Museum Sharanjit Sandhra from the Sikh Heritage Museum and…

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June 2019

Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day 2019

June 9 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Trethewey House Heritage Site, 2313 Ware Street
Abbotsford, British Columbia V2S 3C6 Canada
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Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day 2019

In recognition of Aboriginal Awareness Month, Aboriginal Arts & Culture Events along with the Heritage Abbotsford Society is honored to present the 4th Annual Aboriginal Arts and Culture Day, an opportunity for the community to come and learn about Aboriginal culture, history and traditions. Attendees will have the rare and unique opportunity to watch Aboriginal artists create their work on site and purchase directly from the artist, along with storytellers, a children’s tent and more! Sto:lo Bannock Food truck will…

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July 2019

Book Launch !

July 19 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Trethewey House Heritage Site, 2313 Ware Street
Abbotsford, British Columbia V2S 3C6 Canada
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Local centenarian and longtime Heritage Abbotsford Society supporter, Ernie Poignant, is launching his latest 126-page cartoon book Welcome to the Past! In celebration of the launch, join us from 1:30 PM to 3 PM on Friday, July 19th! Hosted at Trethewey House Heritage Site, you can: meet Ernie himself, enjoy refreshments, and socialize! The softcover book will retail for $15 and all proceeds will go to the Society. No registration is necessary.

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September 2019

“Pioneers in Petticoats” Book Launch!

September 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Trethewey House Heritage Site, 2313 Ware Street
Abbotsford, British Columbia V2S 3C6 Canada
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Free

In celebration of Trethewey House's centennial year, Heritage Abbotsford Society will be launching Julia Rohan's latest book, "Pioneers in Petticoats; The Trethewey Women 1800 to 1900." Join us in the Trethewey House Heritage Site Gallery for a meet and greet with the author, and to listen to Julia read from her new book, explore our new Historic Downtown and Matsqui Village apps, and learn about our new digital exhibit as we celebrate Culture Days 2019!!

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Speakeasy-shhh

September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
$100.00

In Celebration of the 100th Birthday of Trethewey House and the 50th Anniversary of the Society, Heritage Abbotsford is holding a fundraiser in the form of a Speakeasy. The event will offer main stage period performances and dancing, local chef/ local products “grazing”, bar service with local wine, craft beers, and ciders. Concurrent fundraising activities will include an auction, poker 50/50 and more. Cocktail attire will be required, period costume encouraged. The mystery begins with the purchase of your ticket.

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