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 

Medicine Walk with Wayne Bell
Saturday, May 27th, 2017
Join  Wayne Bell for a plant identification walk where you will learn about traditional medicinal and food uses of plants. Hereditary Chief Wayne Bell is from the Mamalilikulla Nation.  He is a renowned artist and teacher who has done popular workshops with...
Cruise aboard the Columbia III
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Quadra Island historian and author Jeanette Taylor will take you back in time with stories about aboriginal villages, homesteads and settlements. Jeanette has been with Mothership Adventures since 2006, taking our guests to remote coastal areas only accessible by boat...
Blessing and Dedication of new Totem Pole
Saturday, May 20th, 2017
May 20 may very well be the highlight of the year at the Museum at Campbell River.  The new Kwakiutl Bear Pole will be standing on Museum grounds and a special dedication and blessing ceremony will be held.  “The pole project is without a doubt my personal...
International Museum Day
Thursday, May 18th, 2017
Every year since 1977 the International Council of Museums has coordinated events around the world to celebrate International Museum Day on May 18th.  The objective of these celebrations is to raise awareness of the fact that, “Museums are an important means of...
Cedar Pull and Weaving Workshop with Wayne Bell
Saturday, May 13th, 2017
**UPDATED MAY 2, 2017** We have just added a second date due to the demand for this program.  There will now be a cedar pull on May 13th.   Cedar bark harvesting is an ancient and respected tradition amongst the peoples of this area. Archaeologists working on...
Pat Carney presents On Island: Life Among the Coast Dwellers
Saturday, May 13th, 2017
Pat Carney is well known across Canada for her illustrious political career. Former Member of Parliament, cabinet minister, and senator, she was the first woman appointed as Minister of Energy, Mines and Resources, Minister of International Trade, and President of...