MISSION STREETS - Rolley Lake
You can find out the fascinating story behind the names of local streets by reading our Street Stories
This week read about the street named Rolley Lake in Stave Falls here
MISSION'S 100 EXTRORDINARY WOMEN
about the remarkable lives of women whose records have been acquired by the archives through its Paths & Pathfinders: Women of Mission Program (est.1996). This week find out about Helen Boyd
- who was affectionately nicknamed "Grandma Boyd." She was honoured through the Paths & Pathfinders: Women of Mission Program
At the Mission Community Archives volunteers of all ages play a significant role working with a trained professional to preserve and make accessible Mission's documentary heritage.
The archivist welcomes individuals with a passion for history and the community who would be interested in helping with the archives programs and services. Visit the archives this upcoming week or please email
the Archivist, Val Billesberger, to find out about the broad range of volunteer opportunities.
This WEEK visit our Facebook page for Throwback Thursdays, Historical Trivialities and our new weekly feature: Blast From the Past. AND...be sure to follow us on
for news and upcoming events.
Support the Archives!
Operated by the Mission District Historical Society, a non-profit organization, the Mission Community Archives welcomes your financial support to advance our programs and services. Your donation will help us to preserve and provide better access to the community's documentary heritage. We need your support!