LEARNING LESSON #5: COMMUNITIES PAST & PRESENT
Lend a hand to Caroline, a Langley Centennial Museum lead docent, as she splits up the morning workload of household chores at the turn of the 20th century. Learn what a typical morning routine would look like for pioneer children as they pitched in to get the breakfast ready, clothes laundered, and wood chopped.
LEARNING LESSON #4: THE GENERAL STORE
Join docents, Melissa and Midori, as they take you on a behind-the-scenes exploration of the General Store Exhibit at the Langley Centennial Museum. Learn about the role of a general store in the pioneer days and discover some interesting items!
LEARNING LESSON #3: COLLECTING THE PAST
Join history instructor, Alison Minto, on a discussion about a museum’s role in preserving history while examining some First Nations’ artifacts.
LEARNING LESSON #2: ART IN THE PARK
Journey through Derby Reach Park with LCM art instructor, Helen Brownsword, to explore creating art with natural objects. Helen will introduce viewers to the history of environmental art, with a focus on the artwork of Andy Goldsworthy, and inspire you to create your own environmentally friendly unique compositions.
LEARNING LESSON #1: LOCHIEL SCHOOLHOUSE
Get a glimpse of the historic Lochiel Schoolhouse: a 100-year old one-room schoolhouse located in Campbell Valley Park. Ms. Gendron will take you through a classroom lesson for the pioneer students in 1924. Kids! Be sure to listen closely and follow along with her directions to sharpen your skills in reading, writing, and arithmetic!
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