Pemberton Museum Events

Events

The museum site has many ongoing programs and events over the year. Watch this page for up and coming events.

Wonder what else is going on in town?  Check out the Tourism Pemberton Events page for up to date community event info throughout the year.

Tea & Tales 2016

The popular Tea & Tales program runs Tues July 12th to August 23rd every Tuesday from 2 to 4 PM.  This year's theme is "In the First Person" and will feature locally written family histories and autobiographies from local participants and the museum archives. Admission is $2

July 12th: George R. Walker’s Memories of Pemberton & Beyond 1913-1990  click here
July 19th: Remembering Father W. Scott click here
July 26th: Betsy Jack – Memories of Port Douglas and Mt. Currie - 1958
Aug 02nd: Gunnar & Marjory Gimse – A Birken Family History with Teresa Smith (Gimse)
Aug 09th: Upper Valley Memories with Janet Miller and Linda Thompson
Aug16th: The Barbour Family – Pioneers of Pemberton & Squamish with Eric Andersen
Aug23rd: Remembering the 1940 Flood - Yesterday & Today with Brenda McLeod

Do you like baking for a good cause?  The museum is always looking for volunteers to bake for the Tea & Tales program.  If you would like to contribute your time and baked goodies please contact us.

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 Canada 150

Canada's 150th is only 1 year away!  We will have special activites and events on site this summer to help local residents connect with Canadian history.  Watch this page for some fun online activities.

Looking for some fun activities to celebrate Canada Day? Below are some fun, Canadian history worksheets. Click on the links to print.

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Women's Institute Annual Strawberry Tea Tuesday June 14th 2016

Come out to the museum on Tuesday for the Strawberry Tea, which is hosted annually by the Pemberton Women’s Institute. They will be serving tea, and shortcake topped with Pemberton valley strawberries and whipped cream. Come by on June 14th, between 2:00 and 4:00. See you there!

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2008- 2015 Pemberton Museum Tea & Tales

Videos from the 2008-2015 Tea & Tales series have been moved to the Video Gallery.

Young girl at Pemberton Museum Tea and Tales

Tea & Tales Stuff

Tea & Tales 2009 - read notes from Shirley Henry's presentation on Pemberton Town Development 1950-2004.

Tea & Tales 2008- watch a short video of Gus Zurcher's Pioneer Memories.

Watch more videos in our video gallery.

Available for Private Events & Conferences

The museum site is available for private events. The site has been used for photography shoots, movies, small weddings, private dinners or luncheons. We have special rates for local not-for-profit groups.  Please contact us directly for rates and use agreement terms.