Reminder Boooo-seum!!!

Halloween at the Boooo-seum!!!

Saturday & Sunday, October 25 & 26, 11am – 3pm
At the Museum

Dress up in your Halloween finest and visit the haunted train, spooky crafts, ghost hunting and creepy treats all at the Museum! Create and take home your own personal scary button! Complementary hot Chocolate.

Admission: by Donation

Halloween Harvest

Saturday & Sunday, October 25 & 26th, 2008
11:00am – 3:00pm
At the Museum

The Port Moody Station Museum celebrates the Year of the Potato at their Halloween Harvest weekend. (image of potato from Image*After) The kid friendly scary weekend will include button making, Scary Halloween movies in the Large Exhibit Hall, creepy crafts, wandering ghosts, complimentary hot chocolate and trick or treats.

On Saturday, October 25th the Museum will recognize the Year of the Potato with samples of potatoes showcasing potatoes grown in our heritage garden. There will be a variety of potatoes to try, different flavours, colours and textures.

“We want to make people aware of the importance of this special spud.” Jim Millar Curator/Manager says, ” The International Year of the Potato is raising awareness of the key role played by the “humble tuber” in agriculture, the economy and world food security. All in all the potato is about the worlds most efficient means of converting plant, land, water and labour into a palatable and nutritious food. To share this “humble tuber” families are invited to visit the museum and enjoy our HALLOWEEN HARVEST”. “

The event takes place on Saturday and Sunday, October 25 & 26 from 11:00am to 3:00pm. Spud tasting on Saturday only. Admission is by suggested $2.00 donation. For additional information, contact Maud Sanford (Museum Assistant) at the Port Moody Station – 604.939.1648 or email pmmuseum@telus.net

Maud Sanford
Museum Administrative Assistant
Port Moody Station Museum

Tel (604) 939-1648
Website: http://vcn.bc.ca/pmmuseum

Halloween at the Boooo-seum!!!

Saturday & Sunday, October 25 & 26, 11am – 3pm (Revised Sept 16)
At the Museum

Dress up in your Halloween finest and visit the haunted train, spooky crafts, ghost hunting and creepy treats all at the Museum! Create and take home your own personal scary button!

Admission: by Donation

"BOOO-SEUM"

VISIT THE SPIRITS AT THE PORT MOODY STATION “BOOO-SEUM”

All Aboard!! At the “Booo-seums” 4th Annual Haunted Halloween! Our 1921 Railcar the Venosta will hide the past spirits of Port Moody with Horrifing Harriet telling scary true stories! Inside the “Booo-seum” the little trick or treaters will enjoy the KREEPY KRAFT KORNER where Terror-rific Halloween Masks and Petrified Puppets will be created. Take a tour of the “Boos-seum” and see if you can find its skeletons and ghosts. Every visitor gets a Halloween Treat …..IF they can find the “Crate of Doom.” Complimentary Hot Chocolate and Cookies upon arrival!

Jim Millar, Curator and Manager of the Museum invites the community to visit. “The Museum has been known to be home to a couple friendly spirits. Its one reason Halloween is a special time here. Our Halloween weekend is always well attended and everyone leaves a little SPOOKED!”

The Hallo-Weekend begins Saturday, Oct. 27 & Sunday, Oct. 28 from 1:00pm – 3:00pm. This event is recommended for school age children. Admission is $2.00 per person with all proceeds to the Port Moody Station Museum.

The Port Moody Station Museum, located at 2734 Murray Street in Port Moody next to Rocky Point Park, is owned and operated by the non-profit Port Moody Heritage Society, and is part of their effort to promote increased awareness and knowledge of Port Moody’s heritage and history. The Museum is open Wednesday thru Sunday – Noon to 4pm, Monday and Tuesday, by appointment. For more information contact Maud Sanford at 604.939.1648 or email pmmuseum@telus.net.