Gabriola Historical and Museum Society

Telling Island Stories

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Upcoming Events

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Sunday, June 18, 2023

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for National Indigenous Peoples Day at the Museum.

Snuneymuxw First Nation will share a wide variety of information/skills:

  • Geraldine Manson will do a Welcome prayer and talk about the importance of the land, culture and knowledge of SFN and the ancestors
  • As well, Geraldine will be sharing about Petroglyphs in the ancestral village
  • Stephanie Thomas and Chenoa Point will be showing some weaving with wool
  • Violet and Joe Elliott will work with cedar
  • Louella White will do face painting;
  • Lorna Johnny and Roberta Martin will make delicious fried bread


Funded by the Government of Canada


Seasons Greetings

Seasonal Greetings from the Gabriola Museum  to our volunteers, donors, members—and our community.

We thank you for your generous donations and ongoing support of our Ancestral Village, events, programs, exhibits, and Gift Shop during this challenging year!

Many blessings in 2023

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