8 February 2016: Family Day Snapshot

Check out our Family Day fun! Visitors experienced the exhibit, painted their own versions of Russian dolls, listened to historical stories, and researched their genealogy.

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Family Day MHM

8 February 2016: Family Day at the Mennonite Heritage Museum

Family Day, February 8th, 2016 from 10AM-4PM

Mennonite Heritage Museum, 1818 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 5X4

Enjoy activities for the whole family!

Family activities offered from 10am – 4pm:

  • Admission (by donation to our permanent exhibition)
  • Museum worksheets (geared toward 3 different age groups)
  • “I Spy” Activity Books
  • Russian Doll Craft
  • Discover Your Genealogy Activity (hosted by the Mennonite Historical Society
    of BC)

Family friendly story time starting at 11:00am and repeating at 1:30pm (each story will be approximately 15 minutes):

  • Stories from Daughters in the City: Mennonite Maids in Vancouver, 1931-61, told by Ruth Derksen Siemens
  • Digging Up the Dishes, told by Irmgard Thiessen
  • Interactive Storytelling with Mennonite Quilts, told by Louise Bergen Price