Friends of Fort Vancouver News

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Jan
15

February 2018 Workshops with Fiber Artist Juneko Martinson

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​Juneko will lead workshop participants in creating fiber art at the Fort Vancouver Visitor Center throughout February. If you would like to participate, please call the Friends Bookstore and Gallery ( 360-816-6216 ) to reserve your spot. Upcoming workshops Sweet Heart Pins Workshop ​ ​ Date ​February 3, 2018  Time 10am to 1pm ​​ ​Skill&n...
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Nov
14

A Celebration of Birds, December 9, 2017

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Mark your calendars for the annual Friends Celebration of Birds to be held on  Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 10am and 3pm  at the Visitor Center, Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, 1501 East Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, WA 98661. The Friends Shop will be open during its regular hours: 9:30am-4:00pm. Activities for children this y...
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Nov
13

Friends Bookstore & Gallery Open House, November 24 & 25, 2017

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Please join the Friends of Fort Vancouver National Historic Site at the for an open house at the Friends Shop on Friday, November 24, 2017 and Saturday, November 25, 2017 . Hot cider and cookies will be available on the veranda of the Visitor Center, 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, WA 98661. Stop into the Shop for unique gift items and a large ...
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Aug
09

Solar Eclipse Viewing at Fort Vancouver & History of Eclipses Lecture, August 21, 2017

Image of the June 27, 1862 solar eclipse from the Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collection 1862.
On Monday, August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse will cross the continental United States for the first time in 38 years. National Parks across the country are planning special eclipse-viewing events, including Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. At the bookstore, artist Lillian Pitt will launch her exclusive new line of Eclipse Over the Warm Springs...
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