Providence Academy Tour

Providence Academy 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver

Come tour Providence Academy as a part of the Vancouver Barracks Military Association's WWI Centennial Conference. Tours are free and open to the public. Learn more about the Providence Academy Tour.


The Impact of the Spanish Flu on the Sisters of Providence

WWI Centennial Conference Registration Required In 1918, soldiers returning from WWI brought the Spanish Flu home with them. Among the first to render medical aid were the Sisters of Providence. Many of the nuns died as a result. Learn more at WWI Centennial Conference lecture "The Impact of the Spanish Flu on the Sisters of […]

Buffalo Soldier Dedication

Infantry Barracks 705 Barnes St, Vancouver

Join us September 21st from 11am - 12pm for the ribbon cutting Buffalo Soldiers Dedication in front of the Infantry Barracks who served at Fort Vancouver National Site. Who were the Buffalo Soldiers? In 1866, Congress created six segregated US Army regiments, which were later consolidated into four. Though African Americans had participated in US […]

Halloween Hanger STEM Event

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver

Join us at Pearson Field Education Center for our scare-free Halloween Hanger STEM event! Our "Mad Scientist's Lab" features hands-on STEM activities that are fun for the whole family! The event is free, so come on down and join us for all the treats and no tricks! Candy will be handed out as well has […]

Vancouver’s Fireworks Spectacular

Pearson Airfield at Fort Vancouver 101 E Reserve St, Vancouver

Vancouver's Fireworks Spectacular 2020 The 57th Annual Vancouver Fireworks Spectacular at Fort Vancouver National Site is cancelled. Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, the organization wants to be responsible and ensure the safety and health of the community with canceling the event. We know this is a tradition in the Portland/Vancouver area. It was a difficult […]