Acoustic Guitar Summit Holiday Concert

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

The Chapel at Providence Academy Doug Smith, Mark Hanson and Terry Robb present their annual finger-style guitar holiday show at the beautifully renovated Chapel at Providence Academy in Vancouver, WA.  Portland, Oregon’s virtuoso acoustic guitar trio - Acoustic Guitar Summit - is made up of three of the country’s best guitarists, creating a holiday soundscape […]

Santa at Marshall House

The Marshall House 1301 Officers Row, Vancouver, WA

Santa at Marshall House Saturday, December 14, 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Santa will be at our beautiful Marshall House to receive your wish list and letters.  Santa will arrive at 11:00 am to take photos.  Sip on hot cocoa or cider while making a holiday crafts.

Free
Recurring

Winter Chautauqua

West Artillery Barracks 600 Hatheway Rd., Vancouver, WA

The Winter Chautauqua will explore the history of African Americans in the Lower Columbia River Basin through lectures and exhibits. A special panel will convene on Saturday at 2:00 pm at the Artillery Barracks to explore ideas of the Vanport Flood, historical timelines of African Americans in the region, and the Buffalo Soldiers. This is […]

Free

With the Wind and the Stars: Women in Aviation

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

Pearson Field Education Center presents a special immersive screening of With the Wind and the Stars by film maker, Rachel Bracker. In recognition of Women's History Month, this immersive documentary showcases inspirational women who believed in their aviation dreams and realized them. This event will include a Q&A with Rachel after the screening to learn more […]

$5

With the Wind and the Stars: Women in Aviation

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

In recognition of Women's History Month, Pearson Field Education Center is hosting a screening of With the Wind and the Stars, a 360-degree, immersive documentary series about women who fly. The event will include a 45 minute presentation at 12pm by film maker, Rachel Bracker, about the history of women in aviation and the lessons she […]

$3

Patriot Day Salute

Online

< Celebrate Patriot Day Online Today, The Historic Trust and its partners are offering a video ceremony commemorating the people who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon, and from the crash of Flight 93 at Shanksville, Pennsylvania 19 years ago. While we cannot gather in […]

Give More 24!

Online

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

Online

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

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 […]