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Family Orange Shirt Day

Okanagan Heritage Museum

470 Queensway Ave

Kelowna, BC

In-person History & heritage Indigenous Kids Museum

Come to the Okanagan Heritage Museum to learn the broad story of the Residential School experience in the Okanagan, including where the children went, what happened, and the cultural items, homes and lives they had to leave behind. This program is presented with deep respect to the people who this history still affects today, and is done in an age-appropriate way for all our visitors. All museum visitors are required to wear masks and have a vaccine passport to enter.

Thu 30 Sep
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Sat 02 Oct
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Kelowna Museums events page

This event is free and will be accepting optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.

Organized by

Kelowna Museums Society

Kelowna Museums Society provides the public with educational exhibitions and programs that foster personal participation, stimulate curiosity, and engage the senses with the cultures, histories, and possibilities of the Okanagan region.

Location

470 Queensway Ave

Kelowna, BC

Event Contact

Jen Garner

education@kelownamuseums.ca

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible.