Celebrate Our 60th Anniversary

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Celebrate Our 60th Anniversary

Celebrate Our 60th Anniversary Event
Saturday, July 8, 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Admission is free

You are invited to join R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum for a community party! Help us celebrate the Salmon Arm Museum’s 60th Anniversary and the Grand Opening of the completed exhibits in the Montebello Building.

This event is fun for the whole family. Join us for a day of old fashion games like sack races and tug of war, visit Chelsea’s petting zoo or wander the Village full of interactive demonstrations and displays.

Come early and enjoy a delicious pancake breakfast, live music entertainment, grab a burger or hotdog from the BBQ tent or visit the Sprig of Heather restaurant for our lunch special. Join the celebration and explore Salmon Arm’s rich history.

Highlights of the day:
10:00 am - Grand Opening of the Salmon Arm Observer, the Demers and Tillman Pool Hall and Barbershop, the Lingford and Honey Photo Studio, the Bank of Hamilton and the Bedford Pharmacy
12:00 pm- 1:30 pm – Patrick Ryley with Hank on the Wagon
1:30 pm – Grand Opening of the Children’s Museum and Discovery Centre and outdoor play area
1:45 pm – Birthday Cake sponsored by Askew’s Foods

Interpretive Displays and Demonstrations:
Gerry Thomas Secwépemc Cultural Sharing and Demonstrations
Cyril Thompson in the Lester and Thompson Garage
Miss Puff at her Millinery and Dressmaker Shop
Rollie Jamieson stories in Mt Ida Church
Miss Halpenny in the Broadview School
Pressman in the Salmon Arm Observer
Pool Shark in the Demers and Tillman Pool Hall
Jack Stead’s Antique Gun Collection and Sharp Shooting Gallery
Shuswap Pioneer Collectors Club
Shuswap Spinners and Weavers
Shuswap Quilters Guild
Shuswap Needle Arts Guild
Linda Bexton’s Treadle Sewing Machine
Mr. Newnes’ Apprentice Blacksmith
Neil’s Radio Collection
Social Media Photo Contest at the Lingford and Honey Photo Studio

Visit the Montebello Museum Gallery for the amazing exhibition cnéwelc “Follow a Trail”


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