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 

Stitch 'n Bitch
Saturday, May 24th, 2014
On Saturday, May 24, from 2:00—4:00pm, the Museum will be hosting a afternoon event inspired by the new temporary exhibit, Threads Through Time: A Coastal Textile History. Come to the museum, bring your current projects and let’s celebrate our textile arts! ...
Ripple Rock Commemorative Walk
Saturday, April 5th, 2014
The Museum is offering a hike to the lookout at the end of the Ripple Rock Trail in commemoration of the 56th anniversary of the Ripple Rock explosion on Saturday, April 5, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. NOTE: REGISTRATION IS FULL, TAKING WAITLIST ONLY. On April 5, 1958, at...
Andrew Nikiforuk Series of Talks
Saturday, March 29th, 2014
This year's Haig-Brown Writer in Residence, Andrew Nikiforuk, will be holding a series of talks at the Museum.  His topics are both current and thought-provoking.  The last talk will be held Saturday, March 29,  1-3:00pm. Fracking and the LNG Gold Rush...
Animal Care in Our Community
Saturday, March 22nd, 2014
As part of the current temporary exhibit ‘Animals Amongst Us’, the Museum will present an Open House on Saturday, March 22, from 1pm to 3 pm: ‘Animal Care in Our Community’.  Local organizations will be presenting information about the valuable work they do in...
Ripple Rock on Knowledge Network
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Danny Brown, longtime museum volunteer tells the story of Ripple Rock on Knowledge Network, in a segment of Canada Over the Edge.  The episode, entitled Vancouver Island's Eastern Shoreline, first airs March 5th, then is scheduled for March 6th and 9th as well....
Quadra Island's Ancient Clam Gardens
Friday, February 7th, 2014
On Friday evening, February 7, from 7 pm – 9 pm, Professor Dana Lepofsky of Simon Fraser University will share the little known story of the clam gardens on our coast and the research work taking place. The talk will address how early First Nations people managed...