Heritage Week Events!

Community Display

February 10th – 28th

Daily in the City Hall Galleria,
Wednesday to Sunday at the Port Moody Station Museum

Come see sports and recreation of Port Moody’s past at the Galleria in City Hall and the Port Moody Station Museum. Historic photos and artifacts relating to the theme of sports and recreation will be on display. Participate in our community display by bringing your vintage sport or recreation artifacts to the Station Museum.

Contact Rebecca at the museum at 604.939.1648 or pmmuseum@telus.net for more information.


Community Display Opening Night

February 15th (Mon)

Open House 7-8:30pm at the Port Moody Station Museum

See what locals have to offer in the Community Display at the Port Moody Station Museum. Local recreation historian Don Cunnings will give a presentation on the history of sport and recreation in Port Moody and the Tri-City area. Light refreshments provided. Admission is free.

Contact Rebecca at the museum at 604.939.1648 or pmmuseum@telus.net for more information.


Silent Movie Matinee

February 14th (Sun)

2-4pm at the Port Moody Station Museum

Miss the slapstick and corny puns of early cinema? Come by the Port Moody Station Museum for an early Valentine’s Day treat. See a variety of silent movie shorts featuring well known performers. Fee is $10 per person, free to Heritage Society members.

Contact Rebecca at the museum at 604.939.1648 or pmmuseum@telus.net for more information.


Antique Appraisals

February21st (Sun)

1– 3pm at the Port Moody Station Museum

Have a treasure you think is invaluable? Well known local appraisers Al Bowen of Bowen and Associates Appraisers and Ray Stonehouse of “Great Canadian Collectables” on St. Johns Street will be available to appraise your items. This year’s focus is on sports and recreation artifacts and memorabilia. Cost is $15 for two items.

Contact Rebecca at the museum at 604.939.1648 or pmmuseum@telus.net for more information.

Silent Movie Night

Tuesday September 23, 7pm

At the Museum

Enjoy a classic movie with friends and family. Complimentary popcorn for the evening.

Admission: by Donation

Heritage Week at the Museum

CELEBRATE HERITAGE WEEK AT THE

PORT MOODY STATION MUSEUM

CELEBRATE HERITAGE WEEK – February 18-24, 2008

OLD PHOTO’S WANTED…..
Port Moody Station Museum invites Port Moody residents to check their family photo albums for old photo’s of Port Moody and surrounding areas. The museum would like to copy them for our archives and put them on display during Heritage Week. Recognition prizes for top 3 unique and interesting photo’s.
Deadline for submission: Feb. 13/08

HERITAGE PHOTO TRIVIA CONTEST
Visit the Port Moody Station Museum or the following shops and pickup trivia forms for Port Moody’s Photo Trivia contest! Drop completed forms off at the Museum. Prizes!
(Concept Group Financial Planning/Joye Design Stone Art Gallery/Fitzpatrick & Davis CGA/Lone Cypress Gallery & Bistro/Team Sheila Frances/By Berit Boutique/Inlet Wellness Gallery/Port Moody Arts Centre/Jolly Olde Bookstore/Port Moody Station Museum)

SILENT MOVIE NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM
Enjoy the nostalgia and laughs of watching classic silent movies in the ambiance of an old 1907/08 Train Station. Light refreshments served.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 7pm – 8:30pm
Admission: Port Moody Heritage Society Members Only. 1 year Membership – $5.00.

HERITAGE CRAFTS FOR KIDS AT THE MUSEUM
Join us in making Heritage Doll Crafts – A fun time creating old time crafts.
Saturday, February 23, 2008 – 1pm-3pm
(space limited)

WALKING TOUR
Join Port Moody Station Museums Curator Jim Millar for an informative and lively walk through Old Town Port Moody. Over 20 heritage homes and buildings have been recognized and received a Heritage Plaque proclaiming their Heritage Registration. Meet Jim Millar at Queens Street Plaza at 1pm – Sunday, February 24th. Walking tour by suggested donation: $5.00

For more information please contact

Maud Sanford
Museum Assistant
604.939.1642

Port Moody Station Museum
2734 Murray St.
Port Moody, BC (next to Rocky Point Park)

pmmuseum@telus.net