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THE SPORTING LIFE: EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION | ALL AGES | 2 HOURS

Exhibition Opening Reception: Saturday February 1  2:00-4:00pm
 
The museum is working with Ivan Sayers to present a new exhibition, The Sporting Life: A History of Athletic Fashions. Over 30 mannequins will be outfitted with clothing that speaks to over 100 years of activity, from a riding habit from the 1870’s, turn of the last century clothing made suitable for cycling, car racing outfits from the 1930’s, skiing, fencing, swimming, and even Olympic attire. The story of who wore them will be included, ad the history of the fashionable times the items represent. The museum will be collaborating with Cap’s Bicycle Museum, which will be loaning vintage bicycles for the show.
 
The exhibit runs from February 1 – May 18, 2020. For more details, contact museum@tol.ca or 604.532.3536

BUILT FOR THE FUTURE: STRUCTURES IN THE CEMETERY | 16+ YRS | 2 HOURS

Event Date: Saturday, February 8 1:00-3:00pm
 
Cemeteries have always functioned as sites for storing and honouring the dead. Today, many private and municipal cemeteries recognize their role as vital community resources for history, recreation, and ecological good health.
 
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Saturday, February 8      1:00-3:00pm      1/$15        589156

FIND GRANNY IN THE ARCHIVES | 16+ YRS | 2 HOURS

Event Date: Saturday, February 15 1:00-3:00pm
 
Sometimes clues to the past come up in strange places. Missing family members are often hard to track down, but this course helps you understand the unlikely places you will find a window into the past.
 
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Saturday, February 15      1:00-3:00pm      1/$15        589157

FAMILY DAY SCAVENGER HUNT | ALL AGES | 3 HOURS

Event Date: Monday, February 17 1:00-4:00pm
 
Enjoy a free, fun family scavenger hunt at the museum. Look through the permanent History Gallery to find clues and learn about Langley’s past. Enjoy a special treat and make crafts!
 
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Monday, February 17      1:00-4:00pm      FREE        589071

HISTORIC MURRAYVILLE BUS TOUR | 16+ YRS | 5 HOURS

Event Date: Tuesday, February 18 10:00am-3:00pm
 
Join heritage expert Fred Pepin and celebrate Heritage Week by visiting historic landmarks found in Langley's heritage community of Murrayville. Lunch and bus included. Pick up available at W.C. Blair Recreation Centre and Langley Centennial Museum.
 
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Tuesday, February 18      10:00am-3:00pm      1/$35        589154

HISTORIC FORT LANGLEY WALKING TOUR & TEA | 16+ YRS | 1.5 HOURS

Event Date: Saturday, February 22 10:00-11:30am
 
In celebration of Heritage Week, the Langley Centennial Museum is presenting a lively and exciting walking tour and tea. The tour will stroll through historic Fort Langley with Langley Centennial Museum Curator, Kobi Christian. Kobi will discuss local lore and legend, while shedding light on the area's historical buildings, businesses, and people. Finish up the tour at the Blacksmith Bakery which is located on the original site of Reid's Blacksmith Shop (Circa. 1910). Warm up your hands with a fresh cup of coffee or tea and enjoy a small sweet. Walking tour will run rain or shine and umbrellas will be provided if necessary. Tour starts at Langley Centennial Museum.
 
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Saturday, February 22      10:00-11:30am      1/$22        589153

PHOTOGRAPHS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS | 16+ YRS | 2 HOURS

Event Date: Saturday, February 22 1:00-3:00pm
 
Photography is a child of the Industrial Revolution, and revolutionized in the information age. Examine the photographic development from early recording to the digital age.
 
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Saturday, February 22      1:00-3:00pm      1/$15        589158

FORT LANGLEY CEMETERY TOUR | 16+ YRS | 1.5 HOURS

Event Date: Sunday, March 1 1:30-3:00pm
 
Gravestones tell tales, and give us clues about the past. With historian and author Warren Sommer as your guide, learn about early settlers and interpret the meanings behind cemetery art. Discover what the past has to tell you and the secrets that lie there. Meet at the St. Andrews’ street gate at the Fort Langley Cemetery.
 
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Sunday, March 1      1:30-3:00pm      1/$15        589155

VINTAGE FASHION SHOW | ALL AGES | 1.5 HOURS

Event Date: Sunday, March 15 2:00-3:30pm & 7:00-8:30pm
 
Join renowned fashion expert Ivan Sayers for an exploration of vintage fashion. In complement to his exhibition at the Langley Centennial Museum, this show at the Fort Langley Community Hall will focus on fashions surrounding athletic and sporting items.
 
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Sunday, March 15      2:00-3:30pm      1/$25        589165
Sunday, March 15      7:00-8:30pm      1/$25        589166

SPRING BREAK: DARING DETECTIVES DAY CAMP | GRADES K-7 | 6 HOURS

Event Date: Monday-Friday, March 16-20 9:00am-3:00pm
 
A very special artifact at the Langley Centennial Museum has gone missing, and we need your help to find it! Discover the important history of Fort Langley while searching for clues, breaking codes, and uncovering the truth about our missing artifact.
 
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Monday-Friday, March 16-20      9:00am-3:00pm      5/$183        589072

SPRING BREAK: MAGICAL WORLDS DAY CAMP | GRADES K-7 | 6 HOURS

Event Date: Monday-Friday, March 23-27 9:00am-3:00pm
 
Magical worlds full of mystical creatures are waiting to be explored! This camp takes kids on a quest for the truth, learning about fairies, gnomes, and unicorns! Learn exciting new techniques to create art inspired by these creatures and stories.
 
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Monday-Friday, March 23-27      9:00am-3:00pm      5/$183        589073
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