Events and Programming Calendar

Mar
1
Fri
Tree Selfie Contest
Mar 1 – Mar 31 all day
Tree Selfie Contest

Take part in our selfie contest, in association with our Carol Hubbard Memorial Natural History Exhibit, The Secret Life of Trees! Grab your phone or camera and snap a picture of yourself with your favourite Port Coquitlam tree for your chance to win a prize!

Use the hashtag #MyPoCoTree and tag us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to be entered into the draw. Winners will be announced once a week throughout March!

Mar
6
Wed
PoCo Genealogy Group Meeting
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PoCo Genealogy Group Meeting

The PoCo Genealogy group meets the first Wednesday of every month to discuss all things family tree related. Feel free to drop in and participate in the discussions!

Mar
7
Thu
Port Coquitlam’s 106th Anniversary Celebration
Mar 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Port Coquitlam's 106th Anniversary Celebration

This year marks the 106th Anniversary of Port Coquitlam’s Incorporation!

Celebrate with us in the museum for some light refreshments and an anniversary cake cutting at 4:30pm!

You can also participate in a family-friendly photo session by choosing your favourite heritage photo and getting added to the picture with the Terry Fox Library‘s digital green screen! A heritage photo colouring activity will also be offered for those looking to get creative.

Mar
11
Mon
Rhymes of Times
Mar 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rhymes of Times

Join our guided reminiscing session for adults, and share your stories with the small group.

Mar
12
Tue
Heritage Detectives
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Heritage Detectives

Join our resident local historian Bryan Ness in a weekly exploration of different aspects of Port Coquitlam’s heritage and history!

Mar
16
Sat
Downtown Mural Walking Tour
Mar 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Downtown Mural Walking Tour

Join us in exploring all of Downtown Port Coquitlam’s art and murals in our monthly walking tour. These tours are a great way to learn more about the artistic city all around you!

Mar
18
Mon
Heritage Writers’ Group
Mar 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Heritage Writers’ Group

Start capturing your life story for family and posterity! No preparation required; just bring a pen and paper, or your laptop.

Mar
19
Tue
Heritage Detectives
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Heritage Detectives

Join our resident local historian Bryan Ness in a weekly exploration of different aspects of Port Coquitlam’s heritage and history!

Mar
26
Tue
Heritage Detectives
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Heritage Detectives

Join our resident local historian Bryan Ness in a weekly exploration of different aspects of Port Coquitlam’s heritage and history!

Mar
27
Wed
PoCo Genealogy Group Meeting
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
PoCo Genealogy Group Meeting

The PoCo Genealogy group meets the first Wednesday of every month to discuss all things family tree related. Feel free to drop in and participate in the discussions!

Mar
28
Thu
Oak Tree: Nature’s Greatest Survivor
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oak Tree: Nature's Greatest Survivor

Join us under the canopy of The Secret Life of Trees exhibit indoor forest for our second Movie Night at the Museum!

We will be screening the BBC documentary, “Oak Tree: Nature’s Greatest Survivor“. George McGavin investigates the dramatic life of a 400 year old oak tree – a species that makes extraordinary transformations as it meets the challenges of the four seasons.

Bring a pillow, blanket, or comfy chair and join us for an amazing educational adventure! The event is FREE and popcorn will be provided.

Apr
2
Tue
Heritage Detectives
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Heritage Detectives

Join our resident local historian Bryan Ness in a weekly exploration of different aspects of Port Coquitlam’s heritage and history!