EXPLORE THE ARCHIVES
This summer discover Mission's storied past and the Archives extensive collection by attending our upcoming events and exhibitions.
Miss Clemo's ART Notebook
June 6th - August 31, 2019 | Public Hours
Visit the Archives to view an extraordinary archival exhibit featuring some of the artwork by Claire Clemo (1934-2017 "better known to thousands of former Mission students as Miss Clemo" who taught at Mission Central Elementary for over 3 decades. She created the artwork while taking a course at the University of British Columbia titled: "Philosophy of Art Education and Child Development."
Canada Day | Fraser River Park
Monday, July 1st, 2019 | 10:00 - 4:30PM
Stop by our tent to explore how Canada Day has been celebrated in Mission over time with the help of our Canada Day photos book. PLAY Canada Day Trivia & Bingo, our popular LOOK! Now & Then Game and take on the Historic Puzzle Challenge! Come say hello to find out what other family-friendly fun we are offering this July 1st.
MISSION FEST | Mission Community Archives
Saturday, August 10th, 2019 | 10:00 - 4:30PM
Find out about the place where the treasures of our community's storied past are housed! Join us for a tour featuring highlights of our collection, including the impressive Carl Klenk Postcard collection comprised of over 700 images.
For further information, please contact the Community Archivist, Val Billesberger, by calling 604 820-2621 (Thursdays or Friday afternoons only) or send her an email
SAVE THE DATE - September 28,2019
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Mission Community Archives. This milestone will be celebrated during Culture Days weekend on Saturday, September 28th. A variety of programs and activities are planned and everyone is invited to attend.
Watch for more information on the website this summer and and also on our Facebook