MISSION CELEBRATES CANADA DAY 2016
Mission is celebrating Canada Day at beautiful, historic Fraser River Heritage Park. For the first time ever, the Mission Community Archives will be participating in the event on July 1st from 8am to 3pm.
Swing by our booth at the Park and test your knowledge of Mission's Canada Day history with our trivia game. We'll also have games and historic photographs! Come out to celebrate, have fun, and test your knowledge of your community's heritage!
Starting on Monday, June 27, you can find out more about what the Archives will be doing through our Canada Day Countdown
on our Facebook page.
For more information about Canada Day Celebrations in Mission CLICK HERE
MISSION STREETS - Casselman Crescent
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 Casselman Crescent in Mission here
MISSION'S 100 EXTRORDINARY WOMEN
Through a program established in 1996, the Mission Community Archives has proactively collected the records of and stories from the extraordinary women of Mission and District.
This week find out about
- a pioneer of Mission who assisted her husband establish one of the most successful berry farms in British Columbia. She was honoured through the Paths & Pathfinders: Women of Mission Program
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!