Sisters of Providence: A Pilgrimage of Service & Dedication
December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Historic Trust is hosting a pilgrimage over time and place recreating the arrival of the Sisters of Providence in Vancouver. A two mile walk “in their footsteps” marks the historical moments in their journey that changed the face of the Pacific Northwest. Participants will travel on foot from the wharf area at
Fort Vancouver Waterfront Park to Fort Vancouver to the site of the St. James Mission and the Sisters’ first building through the U.S. Army barracks to the site of St. Joseph’s Hospital to Providence Academy. Hot beverages and corn chowder will be served at the end. Free to the public. Click below to reserve your spot.