Sunshine Coast Elder College

Fall 2019

A New Lens on the Past

Examine the history of the Sunshine Coast through a new lens! Visit Tems Swiya Museum, Sechelt, Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives, Gibsons and Egmont Heritage Centre and see how each tells a chapter of Sunshine Coast history. Learn about the past by examining objects and artifacts and hearing how they fit into the history being interpreted. The course will include presentations by local historians and walking tours of the shíshálh community and Lower Gibsons.

Locations in order:

  1. Egmont Heritage Centre
  2. Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives in Gibsons
  3. Gibsons (Walking tour)
  4. Tems Swiya Museum in Sechelt

Participants must make their own way to the venues.

Course starts at the Egmont Heritage Centre, 6671 Egmont Road, Egmont at 10:00 a.m., September 4


Four Wednesdays, Sept. 4 to Sept. 25


10 a.m. to noon

Location The three Museums on the Coast

Museum Staff

Course fee $36.75 (GST incl.)