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Local History Event: Retro Abby

May 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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 UFV SASI

Chad Reimer who is a local historian and author

Naxaxalhts’I from the Sto:lo Nation Research and Resource Centre.


Some of the local organizations participating include:

The Reach Gallery Museum

The Sikh Heritage Museum

The Mennonite Historical Society

The UFV Library Heritage Collection


This local history event will take place at the University of the Fraser Valley’s Abbotsford Campus in Room B132. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!


May 17, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


University of the Fraser Valley
33384 King Rd.
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7M8 Canada
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