4815 Marine Ave (in Willingdon Park)
PO Box 186, Powell River, BC V8A 4Z6
Operated by the Powell River Forestry Museum Society, a non-
The Forestry Museum Society plans to provide a Ridable Miniature Railway for Powell River. It will be located at the Paradise Valley Exhibition Park. Phase 1, a loop track with borrowed rolling stock, is schedule for debut at the 2011 Fall Fair, September 24/25.
Hours for Museum & Gift Shop: 12:30 -
Meetings: 2nd Tue Jun-
Roberta Pearson 604 483 7755
Dedicated to the restoration, revitalization and sharing of the historic
Patricia Theatre, the oldest continuously operating theatre company in Canada. New members welcome.
Powell River, BC V8A 2Z1
Our goal is to obtain specialized research resources and to help interested people begin their own family history research.
Meetings: last Sunday of the month (except July, August and December) at
7:30 pm, Cranberry Centre, 6792 Cranberry Street -
4790 & 4798 Marine Avenue (opposite Willingdon Beach)
Box 42, Powell River, BC V8A 4Z5
Coordinator/Archivist: Teedie Kagume 604 485 2222 Email Fax: 604 485 2327
We collect, preserve and exhibit the history of the Powell River area with two floors of displays; researchers are welcome.
From September through to May we welcome everyone to our “Museum Talks” on the last Tuesday of every month when a member of our community comes to talk about their life. Admission is free although donations are always appreciated. Please watch the local paper for the name of the speaker or check the Calendar.
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month 12:00 pm at the Museum
Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA)
4667 Joyce Ave, Powell River V8A 3B5
We are dedicated to the study and re-
Meetings: Fridays at 7:00 pm – Unitarian Hall
Historical Society, Museum and Archives
Thacker House, Blubber Bay,
PO Box 53, Van Anda, V0N 3K0
Doug Paton 604 486 7109 Email
Dedicated to preserving the history and heritage of Texada Island since 1988.
6211 Walnut Street
PO Box 217, Powell River V8A 4Z6
Peter Sansburn, Manager 604 483 3901
Fax: 604 483 3991 Email
Dedicated to promoting the restoration of the historic Townsite, designated by the federal government as a National Historical District.
Hours: Tue to Fri 10–2