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The Historic Trust seeks support for rehabilitation of Providence Academy’s deteriorated north gallery porches and related accessibility improvements. This work, to be completed 2020-2021, advances community and Trust goals of preserving, rehabilitating, and interpreting Providence Academy for public access and benefit. This project is greatly needed to not only strengthen and beautify the historic 1873 […]

Engineer with an Engineer


When: Friday, February 26 at 10:00 am Where: Online, preregistration required Price: Free, courtesy of Presenting Sponsor Columbia Credit Union Recommended ages: Middle and High School, and younger learners with adult support Summary: What does it take to solve problems, help others and improve the world around us? Curiosity? Creativity? Persistence? What it takes are […]

Special Saturday: Awesome Women in Aviation Career Panel

Virtual Event

When: Saturday, March 20th at 10am Where: Online - Registration is required Cost: Free, courtesy of Presenting Sponsor Columbia Credit Union Age: Teens ages 12 and older, parents and anyone interested in a career in aviation Have you ever wondered what it’s like to direct air traffic in a snow storm, land a 700,000 pound […]

Special Saturday: Mother Joseph’s Birthday

Providence Academy 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, WA, United States

Join the Historic Trust this Special Saturday to celebrate Mother Joseph’s 198th birthday! When Mother Joseph arrived in Vancouver in 1856 she encountered a new world. There were no hospitals, few schools and few charitable services for those suffering the misfortunes of life on the frontier. Equipped with simple tools, a talent for creating and […]

2021 Marshall Awards


General George C. Marshall Awards Join us virtually for The General George C. Marshall Public and Youth Leadership Awards Ceremony on April 27, 2021 featuring 2021 award candidates and keynote speaker Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Keith W. Dayton, Director of George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. Virtual Happy Hour begins at 6:30 pm and […]

Special Saturday: Historic Crafts at the Howard House

O.O. Howard House 750 Anderson St., Vancouver, WA, United States

Bring the whole family down for Historic Crafts at the Howard House! Set aside your worries and enjoy a day of making toys and crafts from the 19th century. Set in the Howard, a beautiful Victorian home, families will gather around the table to make kites, thaumatropes, and paper theaters.  Recommend age for this program […]

Special Satruday: Pearson Field EAA Young Eagle Rally

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA, United States

Date: June 12, 2021 Time: 8:15 am – 3:45 pm Location: Pearson Field Education Center: 201 E. Reserve St. Vancouver, WA 98661 Reserve your spot at: Cost: Free to the public thanks to Columbia Credit Union EAA’s Young Eagle program introduces youth ages 8 to 17 to flying. Youth take a flight with an […]

Girls in Aviation Day

Pearson Field Education Center 201A East Reserve Street, Vancouver, WA, United States

Since WAI's first annual international Girls in Aviation Day in 2015, the annual WAI event has grown every year since its first gathering of 32 events and 3,200 participants. In 2019, GIAD met more than 20,000 attendees participating in 119 events in 18 countries. In 2020, WAI launched the Aviation for Girls App, and thousands […]

Special Saturday: Hands on History

Artillery Barracks 600 E Hatheway, Vancouver, Washington

Special Saturday: Hands on History October 16 10:00 to 2:00 Location: Artillery Barracks This is the perfect day for families to explore the “Fighting for the Right to Fight” exhibit as they explore the stories and artifacts of African American Experiences in World War II. Kids of all ages can sit behind the wheel of […]