Walk & Talk – Life on Officers Row

Officers Row Evergreen Blvd and Reserve, Vancouver, WA

Have you ever imagined what it was like to live in the beautiful homes on Officers Row? In this month's Walk & Talk we'll explore late 19th century family life […]

The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra

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

Since 2016, The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra has been delighting audiences with the music of the roaring 20s and Depression era 30s. Under the leadership of master showman Sammuel […]

Walk & Talk – Washerwomen, Buffalo Soldiers and the Red Cross

Artillery Barracks 600 E Hatheway, Vancouver, Washington

The West Barracks represents the history of soldiers, physicians, nurses and laborers who built, shaped and nurtured their community. On this tour you’ll explore a neighborhood where the Army’s non-commissioned officers […]

Hidden Histories: The South Vietnamese Side of the Vietnam War

Artillery Barracks 600 E Hatheway, Vancouver, Washington

The Vietnam War is seen by much of the Western world as being fought between the Americans and North Vietnamese Communists, with the South Vietnamese largely absent. Yet many Vietnamese […]

Walk & Talk – The Generals

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

On May 13, 1849, the USS Massachusetts, a troop transport steamer, docked in Vancouver. It carried Bvt. Maj. J.S. Hatheway, along with seven other officers, some wives and children and […]

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Special Saturday: The Legacy of Friendship Quilts

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

For this months Special Saturday you're invited to be part of the long legacy of contributing to a friendship quilt. Friendship quilts gained popularity in the 1840s. Made with scraps […]

Special Saturday: Santa at the Marshall House

The Marshall House 1301 Officers Row, Vancouver, WA

Special Saturday: Santa at the Marshall HouseSanta is here at our beautiful Marshall House, traditionally decorated for the holidays to take photos and receive hand delivered letters and wish lists. […]

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