Open Saturday

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver

Open every Saturday from 10am-5pm, the Pearson Field Education Center is the ideal location for youth of all ages to experience STEM education through aviation. We feature a flight simulator lab, vertical wind table, glider building, historic airplanes and collections on display, and various educational programs. Second Saturdays feature an aviation-themed presentation and a new […]

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

Providence Academy 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. […]

Spring Chautauqua: The Japanese Internment in Washington State

Red Cross Building 605 Barnes Street, Vancouver

Courtesy of Seattle Times FREE EVENT Learn about the forced evacuation and relocation of Japanese American citizens during World War II. 2:00 pm - May 23, 2020 Mr. Clarence Moriwaki, President, Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community will give a presentation on what led to the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans and how to prevent similar […]

Foundations of Flight – Summer Camp

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver

For kids in 2nd to 4th grade - $250 Come learn, create, and play through hands-on experiments exploring Newton’s Laws and Bernoulli’s Principal. Learn about air and atmosphere while engineering functional gadgets. Soar through this STEAM camp by applying your knowledge of aviation principals to create wind and art, along with stunning STEAM-inspired masterpieces. Session […]

Vancouver’s Fireworks Spectacular

Pearson Airfield at Fort Vancouver 101 E Reserve St, Vancouver

Vancouver's Fireworks Spectacular 2020 Interested in sponsorship? Please contact Judy Starr at 360-992-1800 or click on the link below. E-MAIL JUDY Interested in being a food vendor? Please contact Sarah Hannon at 360-992-1804 or click on the links below. VENDOR APPLICATION VENDOR GUIDELINES   Volunteer at Event We would love to have you volunteer […]

Flight is Fun – Summer Camp

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver

July 14-17, 9:00 am-3:30 pm Let's have some fun with flight! Join the millions of people who love to make things fly. Campers experiment with air, methods of lift, engineering, and how weight affects flight. Build and design kites, gliders, and rockets. This camp includes one field trip to iFly to experience indoor skydiving. Flight […]

Your Future in Flight – Summer Camp

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver

9:00 AM - 3:30 PM 4-Day camp, $350, July 22 - 25 or Aug. 5-8 for youth entering 8th - 10th grade. Explore your future in Aviation. Start the week with ground school 101 where you learn about the principals and practice of flight. Exclusive tours of local businesses and educational institutions where you can […]

4th Annual The Vancouver Chautauqua at The Historic Trust


Explore Six Days of History, Performances, Lectures, Workshops, and Literature The Historic Trust, its partners and numerous community participants join together to present six days of discover, networking, opportunities to share ideas, and be entertained.  This year’s activities are even more diverse; there is something for everyone.  The Vancouver Chautauqua is modeled after the iconic […]

Patriot Day at Fort Vancouver

The Bandstand at Fort Vancouver (across from The Grant House, 1101 Officers Row) 612 E Reserve St, Vancouver

Celebrate Patriot Day with the community at Fort Vancouver, a free community event, presented by Davidson & Associates Insurance. Details will be provided early 2020. Stay tuned!   THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:   THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS