Join us at All Saints Parish Hall kitchen and learn the history, customs, and tradition behind the celebration of the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. Instructor Jessica Yue will show you how to make Chinese style ice and baked mooncakes.
(12+) Registration Required.
To commemorate Remembrance Day join us at Mackin House for a presentation by Landscapes of Injustice a dynamic project chronicling the mass displacement and dispossession of Japanese Canadians.
Registration Required. Register on our orange “Free Events” tab. By Donation.
In November Margaret Atwood's Oryx and Crake is our read. The first in Atwood's MaddAddam trilogy this dystopian novel follows characters who are dealing with the consequences of a world that is dominated by genetic engineering after an apocalyptic plague.
Refreshments served. RSVP through our orange “Free Events” bar.
Come and find us and make a craft and see artifacts for Canada Day fun at Town Centre Park. There will be entertainment all day followed by a festive fireworks show. Our Train Station is open for visitors and tourism information from 11-5pm too.
Free family event.
Woman's Prize for Fiction winner writer Rose Tremain's novel The Gustav Sonata moves backwards in time from Post-WWII Switzerland and traces a deep seated Anti-Semitism that threatens a childhood friendship.
Refreshments Provided. Please use the orange “Free Events” bar to RSVP.
Join us at Mackin House and/or Laval Square for our Quilting bee. We are making a quilt to commemorate our Heirlooms & Treasures exhibit. Learn to sew by hand and try out a sewing machine.
No Registration Required. Drop in, by donation event. All welcome but sewing for 5 and up only please.
Mackin House and Family Fun Day at Place Maillardville.
Gather round the table at Mackin House to learn about the components, traditional and contemporary, of the Passover Seder plate. Join cook and Coquitlam Heritage Society board member Sandra Hochstein in exploring the meaning of the various foods used to tell the story of the Isrealites' exodus from Egypt.
Registration Required. $15 per person. (12+)
Join us at All Saints Parish Hall for an afternoon of fashion gems from the Ivan Sayers fashion collection. See his most fragile garments and ones that he restored and treasures for their unique place in fashion history.
Tickets $40. Refreshments included. Cash Bar.
Make an artistic family tree to showcase the loved ones in your family. Please bring along photos or copies of photos of family members to this workshop where you will construct your personal family story.
Registration Required. $10 per child. (Ages 5-10)