Adult - Archives Programs

Duck and Cover (12+ years)
Our homes should be places we feel safe. In times of trouble, extra measures are needed to ensure this. Join our City Archivist as we explore New Westminster’s civil defence efforts in World War II and the Cold War.
Anvil Centre Room 417    
Sunday, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
February 18
Registration Required: Free         161820 

Root, Root, Root for the Home Team (12+ years)
New Westminster has had a long history of supporting its sports teams. Join our City Archivist and travel through time as we explore New Westminster’s love affair with its home teams.
Anvil Centre Room 417    
Sunday, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
March 11
Drop-in Fee: Free

Stuff Museums Never Told You (16+ years)
Join us to hear some of the strange New Westminster history we’ve uncovered at the museum.  From questionable medicine to drunken chicken farmers parking their rotting fish on Columbia, our volunteer historians highlight the outtakes from yesteryear. 
Anvil Centre Room 311    
Saturday, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
January 20
Drop-in Fee: Free             162131