Heritage Week at R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum
R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum and The Mall at Piccadilly have partnered to celebrate Heritage Week, from February 19-23, 2019. The Heritage Week Celebration showcases our rich local heritage and you are invited to come and explore!
R.J. Haney Heritage Village takes the Heritage Week Celebration on the road to The Piccadilly Mall. Starting on February 19, you can visit a variety of exhibitors who share with you stories of our Shuswap history.
On Thursday February 21, you can start bidding on items at the silent auction tables. There are over 100 items being auctioned and bidding closes Saturday at 3pm.
Saturday February 23 is “Family Fun Day”. You will want to bring the whole family for all the activities.
“Calling All Pies” for the “20th Annual Best of the Shuswap Pie Baking Contest”. Enter your homemade pie on Saturday, drop off is from 10:00 am-11:00am centre court at The Mall at Piccadilly. This popular pie contest promises to be lip-smacking tasty and everyone is welcome to participate! After the judging and awards, slices of the pies may be purchased for $2.50 each.
Starting at 12:00 pm, everyone is welcome to bid on pies specially baked and donated by winners of pie contestants from past years and celebrity baked pies, in the “Best of the Shuswap Pie Auction”.
There is something for everyone at “Family Fun Day”. Enjoy the craft table, panning for real Haney gold, discover the exhibit designed especially for Heritage Week by the Museum’s Curator, see pioneer displays, demonstrations, an antique appraiser will be on site and so much more.
Join us at The Mall at Piccadilly and celebrate Heritage Week!
R.J. Haney Heritage Village is a not-for-profit charitable organization that takes care of the history of Salmon Arm and the surrounding community, with pride. The donations and the proceeds from Heritage Week support the extraordinary projects and educational programs at the Heritage Village & Museum. For more information on events or if you would like to become as volunteer or donor, contact R.J. Haney Heritage Village & Museum by phone 250-832-5243 or check out our website www.salmonarmmuseum.org.