Every Thursday in August, 10:00 – 11:00am

Story Telling with Susan Yates

Hear Canadian stories come alive! Susan Yates will be reading stories about Canadian history, indigenous peoples and Canadian classics. Stories will be aimed at a younger audience, but all ages are welcome to attend. Entrance by donation.

Aug 11, Friday, 1:00-3:00pm

Salish Sea Luthierie Presentation with Patrick Olmstead

Join Patrick Olmsted (Gabriola Guitars), Master Luthier, for an interactive discussion and presentation covering many aspects of stringed instrument making and hand work. Participants can bring an instrument to ask questions about, or just curiosity. There will be some music performed on unique guitar family instruments designed and built on Gabriola.

Space is limited to 12 participants. Please register to attend 250-247-9987. Admission by donation.

August 16, Wednesday, 10:00-2:00pm

Predator Prey and Orienteering Day

Kids can come to the museum to learn about predator prey relationships, play fun forest games, learn to use a compass, read a map and follow an orienteering trail. You must pre- register with the Museum before attending, 250-247-9987. Ages 8+