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August 2019

3rd Annual The Vancouver Chautauqua at The Historic Trust

August 5 - August 10

Explore Six Days of History, Performances, Lectures, Workshops, and Literature The Historic Trust, its partners and numerous community participants join together to present six days of discover, networking, opportunities to share ideas, and be entertained.  This year’s activities are even more diverse; there is something for everyone.  The Vancouver Chautauqua is modeled after the iconic Chautauquas popular in the late 19th and early 20th Century America.  These Chautauquas brought speakers, teachers, musicians, entertainers and crafts people together for the entertainment…

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October 2019

Chautaqua (pronounced Cha-TALK-WA): Hands-On History in Washington State

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

In this special two-hour offering, participants will be able to handle scores of objects, artifacts and documents from our regional history including Providence Academy, Buffalo Soldiers, Aviation, the Nez Perce, Historic figures, Health, Military, Spruce Mill, Hudson’s Bay, and a few surprises.  Some materials are original and some are replicas, but all have permission to be touched and examined by participants with appropriate archival gloves.  Extensive research information is available.  All attendees will receive a copy of “Field Findings” to…

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November 2019

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
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Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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December 2019

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
+ Google Map
Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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January 2020

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

January 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
+ Google Map
Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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February 2020

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
+ Google Map
Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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March 2020

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
+ Google Map
Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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April 2020

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour

April 4, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day First of the month, repeating until April 4, 2020

Providence Academy, 400 E. Evergreen Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661 United States
+ Google Map
Free

1st Saturdays Providence Academy Public Tour Free, Reservations Required Providence Academy was built by Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart in 1873 and served as a school, orphanage, and governance offices for the Sisters of Providence. Mother Joseph, along with four other Montreal nuns, traveled to Vancouver to serve the social and religious needs of locals. She raised money for the construction of the House of Providence and 32 other charitable institutions by leading begging tours of local mining camps. Providence…

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