Welcome to the Gabriola Museum
505 South Road – just up the hill from the ferry
The Gift Shop is CLOSED for the season.
We feature local Gabriola artists
Sunday, February 4, 20181:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Gabriola Arts Centre
The purpose of the meeting is to consider the Museum President’s Report, the 2017 Financial Statements, and Amended ByLaws, and to elect new Officers Board Members.
The short AGM will be followed by a guest presentation by Jill Yuzwa: DISTINCT PLACE. Gabriola Island: Cultural Sustainability in the Creative Economy
Gabriola locations among Heritage BC’s newly designated Japanese-Canadian historic sites.
On April 01, BC Minister for Multiculturalism Teresa Wat announced a list of 56 historic sites with significance to Canadians of Japanese descent. They include two locations in Silva Bay – the Sunrise Sawmill and Koyama’s Fishcamp.read more
The AGM has been RESCHEDULED from Feb.5 to Feb.19 due to snow. The short AGM will be followed by a guest presentation: "43 years of Islands Trust". This informative talk reviews the history of the Islands Trust, and the impact that conservation-oriented land use...read more
Raking the hay on Horseshoe Road farm, Gabriola circa 1960. Daniel Lunn Brown (on rake), grandchildren Danna Lynn Brown, Brian Edward Piper, and Leonard Daniel Piper (on horse) “My father, Tim Brown, was born on Gabriola in 1923. In 1919 the Browns came from Scotland...read more