Do you like quirky #NewWestminster
history? Then you are in for TWO weekends of interesting stories from the past!
TOMORROW: STUFF MUSEUMS NEVER TOLD YOU!
is blowing the dust off some juicy (formerly secret) stories of the past Saturday, Jan. 20 from 11 a.m. to noon at @anvilcentre.
SIMON FRASER'S EXPLORATION + more interesting anecdotes dug up from the past! Join us at the Fraser River Discovery Centre, within a stone's throw of the river that was named after him. Saturday, January 27, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm with local #NewWest
historian, Archie Miller.
REGISTER THROUGH OUR LINK IN BIO.
The Fraser River.....because as one version of the story goes "In 1808 Simon Fraser stopped off at the village across from where the city of New Westminster is now to ask the locals for directions and to obtain a canoe....." 📷Fraser River, New Westminster, 1865, courtesy New Westminster Public Library