2019 SPRING EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM
Notice of Annual General Meeting of the Sooke Region Historical Society on Sunday March 3rd at 2pm in the museum Service Building. Details of the meeting, including proposed constitution and by-law changes can be found in this AGM Notice PDF.
Find the Heart of the Sooke Region Museum – ENTER TO WIN A GLASS HEART!
Where is the heart of the Sooke Region Museum hiding?
Stop into the museum between Friday, February 1st and Thursday, February 14th (9-5 p.m.every day except Mondays) to search for the glass heart that’s hidden among the displays. Find the heart and report your discovery to the museum staff to have your name entered in the draw to win the heart of the museum!
The draw will take place Thursday, February 14th at 5 pm. This event is open to all ages, so bring your friends and family to the museum to see who can spot the heart first. The glass heart is handmade by Robert Held of Parksville, B.C.
In Celebration of Family
The Sooke Region Museum will be offering free tours of Historic Triangle Island Lighthouse & Moss Cottage on Saturday, February 16th from 10am to 4pm. Learn what family life was like for light keepers on an isolated island, or explore how it was to grow up in a house smaller than most modern master bedrooms. This event is supported by the Province of British Columbia, as part of the Family Day Weekend celebration.
Sooke Night Market
The 2019 Sooke Night Market season starts on Thursday, June 6th. The Vendor Application is now available HERE.
British Columbia’s War, 1914–1918 – ON NOW until Feb. 10th
The Royal BC Museum has dug deep into its collections to unearth powerful material about the Great War, creating a travelling exhibition in the Upstairs Gallery from November 9 to February 10. The exhibition aims to educate British Columbians about the contributions of their forebears in the First World War. Read more...
School Tour Volunteers Wanted
Download our volunteer application form.
The Sooke Region Historical Society is a federally registered charity. Please consider donating to us.