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Time Adventurers’ Club: Baking in the Past

Theme: Baking in the Past

Join the Heritage Abbotsford Society and the Fraser Valley Regional Library this Fall for our Time Adventurers’ Club series! Aimed at children aged 2-5, this free program will give kids the opportunity to grow their literacy skills and expand their curiosity through fun stories and activities centered around what life was like in the past. Learn about mangles and washtubs on old-fashioned laundry day; travel the rivers, rails, and trails in the time before cars; explore a day in the life on the olden days’ farm and discover the yummy treats and hard work of a historic kitchen. This series runs until the end of December and is generously funded by the Canada Post Community Foundation.

Time Adventurers’ Club: Food on the Farm

Theme: Food on the Farm

Join the Heritage Abbotsford Society and the Fraser Valley Regional Library this Fall for our Time Adventurers’ Club series! Aimed at children aged 2-5, this free program will give kids the opportunity to grow their literacy skills and expand their curiosity through fun stories and activities centered around what life was like in the past. Learn about mangles and washtubs on old-fashioned laundry day; travel the rivers, rails, and trails in the time before cars; explore a day in the life on the olden days’ farm and discover the yummy treats and hard work of a historic kitchen. This series runs until the end of December and is generously funded by the Canada Post Community Foundation.

Time Adventurers’ Club: Olden Days Travel

Theme: Olden Days Travel

Join the Heritage Abbotsford Society and the Fraser Valley Regional Library this Fall for our Time Adventurers’ Club series! Aimed at children aged 2-5, this free program will give kids the opportunity to grow their literacy skills and expand their curiosity through fun stories and activities centered around what life was like in the past. Learn about mangles and washtubs on old-fashioned laundry day; travel the rivers, rails, and trails in the time before cars; explore a day in the life on the olden days’ farm and discover the yummy treats and hard work of a historic kitchen. This series runs until the end of December and is generously funded by the Canada Post Community Foundation.

Time Adventurers’ Club: Old-Fashioned Laundry Day

Theme: Old-Fashioned Laundry Day

Join the Heritage Abbotsford Society and the Fraser Valley Regional Library this Fall for our Time Adventurers’ Club series! Aimed at children aged 2-5, this free program will give kids the opportunity to grow their literacy skills and expand their curiosity through fun stories and activities centered around what life was like in the past. Learn about mangles and washtubs on old-fashioned laundry day; travel the rivers, rails, and trails in the time before cars; explore a day in the life on the olden days’ farm and discover the yummy treats and hard work of a historic kitchen. This series runs until the end of December and is generously funded by the Canada Post Community Foundation.

Storytime on the Porch – Maan Family

INVITED SPEAKER: MAAN FAMILY

Join us on the porch at Trethewey House Heritage Site for our third year of Storytime on the Porch! Each Thursday at 10 AM we will be hosting one or more long-time residents of the City of Abbotsford who will share their experiences, stories, and tales about growing up and living in the City. Speakers and visitors will have a chance to share and swap stories, ask questions and engage in deep, meaningful discussion in a low-key, quiet setting. Coffee and refreshments will be provided.

Our featured guests on August 23rd will be the Maan Family, owner-operators of Maan Farms Market & Estate Winery.

Heritage Site Office Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm
(Closed for lunch 12pm-1pm)

Trethewey House Tours:
Monday-Friday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm