Retirement Beckons!

After twelve years of managing North Vancouver’s community archives, Janet Turner has decided to take a lifelong vacation. Reading, travel and (possibly) ‘birding’ will shape her retirement plans. Meanwhile new archivist Jessica Bushey will join the NVMA in July to pick-up the reigns.  Learn more about Janet’s legacy.

First Nations Chief Dan George poses with carvings.

Chief Dan George Exhibit at U’Mista!

U’Mista Cultural Centre, Alert Bay BC is the first stop for this travelling exhibit featuring the life and legacy of Tsleil-Waututh Chief Dan George. The show was featured earlier at Presentation House and was recipient of a 2018 Heritage Advocacy Award from the District of North Vancouver.  The George family participated in the creation of the show.  More

New Museum is Happening!  

Keeping our eye on the prize. Check this space for more updates on the New Museum project. Plans are taking shape with spaces for community engagement, theatrical interpretation, volunteer activity and children’s explorations included as part of the package. More

It’s coming … a new museum on Esplanade in Lower Lonsdale.

While waiting for the new museum…

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