Friends of Fort Vancouver News

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Dec
04

Pat Courtney Gold, Artist

Now on display at the Visitors Center: Native American baskets and quilt by artist Pat Courtney Gold
Today we installed a new exhibit in the Visitor Center's "Expressions of Culture" area that highlights the work of artist Pat Courtney Gold of the Wasco tribe. The exhibit includes unique baskets with intricate tribal designs and a story quilt made by Pat in the tradition of her people. Pat's work will remain in the Visitors Center u...
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Nov
14

A Celebration of Birds, December 9, 2017

a celebration of birds 2017
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 year...
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Nov
13

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

orange pumpkins in red wheelbarrow
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 s...
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Nov
13

Native American Arts Celebration, November 18, 2017

Native American Artist Lillian Pitt Pendant
The Friends of Fort Vancouver are honored to host a Celebration of Native American Arts. ​Time Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 11:00am to 3:00pm ​Location Visitor Center, 1501 East Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, Washington, 98661 Lillian PittNative American ArtistLillian Pitt will be available to discuss her work with visitors one-on-one. Sh...
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Oct
25

Author Clyde Holloway: Pacific War Marine, November 11, 2017

In honor of Veterans Day, the Friends of Fort Vancouver are hosting a discussion and book signing by Clyde Holloway on November 11, 2017 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at the Visitor Center, Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, 1501 East Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, WA 98661. His book, published in 2005, is titled Pacific War Marine and chronicles...
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