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June 2019

1st SATURDAY OFFICERS ROW WALK & TALK TOUR

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Free 30 spots left

Available June 8th, July 6th August 3rd, September 7th, October 5th and November 2nd, first Saturday of every month at 12:00 noon reservation required Tour meets on the front porch of The O.O. Howard House (750 Anderson St, Vancouver) Walking distance 1 mile, sidewalk with some uneven ground For over a century, these late 19th and early 20th century homes on Officers Row along the north side of Evergreen Boulevard in the Historic Reserve served as residential housing for many…

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August 2019

CommonGround: The Vancouver Chautauqua

August 5 - August 10

Explore Six Days of History, Performances, Lectures, Workshops, and Literature The Historic Trust will once again host The Vancouver Chautauqua at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site and Providence Academy. The Vancouver Chautauqua is in its 3rd year and modeled after the iconic chautauquas popular in late 19th and early 20th century America and featured speakers, teachers, musicians, entertainers, and craftsmen together for the entertainment and education of the community. Groups, individuals, and ensembles are encouraged to submit applications to be a part of…

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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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