What’s On

Our Hours:

Summer (May 18 - Sept 30)
Daily : 10am - 5pm

Winter (Oct. 1 - May 17)
Tuesday - Sunday : 12pm - 5pm


Here's a look at what's happening at the Museum!  To keep updated sign up for our e-newsletter by e-mailing erika.anderson@crmuseum.ca 

Saturday, May 28th, 2016
Aliens can be big green monsters from outer space, or plants, animals and micro-organisms that came here with help from us humans. Join us for our last Lego Day of the season, where we'll build aliens in celebration of our upcoming summer exhibit Aliens Among Us....
Invasive Species Walk: If Columbo Were of Criminal Mind
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016
Put your inner detective on the case!  Investigate various invasive plants.  Consider various plot twists.  Devise a perfect death for them.  Finally, walk-about to look at potential victims. The cost of this program is $10.00 for adults ($9 for...
Opening Reception for New Temporary Exhibit
Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
Join us to celebrate the opening of Suigyo No Majiwari: A Friendship of Trust and Faith.  This new temporary exhibit celebrates the Sister City relationship between Ishikari and Campbell River.  The opening will be from 4:30pm to 6:30pm on March 29, 2016.
Weave an Easter Basket Using English Ivy
Saturday, March 19th, 2016
This workshop at the Sybil Andrews Cottage from 9:30am to noon will show you how to harvest, store and prepare the ivy fibre.  Using basic basket-weaving techniques you will then create your own  Easter Basket! Registration is at the Museum.  Bring...
Myrtle Siebert with Beyond the Floathouse
Saturday, March 12th, 2016
When Myrtle Rae Forberg steps from her father's boat to the floating dock at Rock Bay, and walks along the board walk to school, she takes her first steps from the water-constrained world in which she has lived since birth to the freedom and independence of a land...
Master Class with Wayne Grady - Issues in Translation
Saturday, February 27th, 2016
Wayne Grady, the current writer-in-residence will be facilitating three master classes at the Museum.  Each consists of a lecture by Wayne, followed by in-session exercises and workshops, lasting approximately 3 hours will be offered. Each session will be of equal...