Explore the luminous, versatile and limitless possibilities of encaustic in combination with photography and mixed media. The workshop is a beginner course covering mixed media collage using your own precious photo printed on handmade paper, applying melted beeswax and resin, and exploring techniques in colour and texture. Participants will take home a finished mixed media […]

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  This workshop will answer the question “where do I start” as you learn some of the fundamentals of what makes a good landscape composition and how to focus your efforts on creating a visual story. Skills covered will include simplifying things into basic shapes, value mapping, and some easy tricks for creating a sense […]

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Children ages 6-12 and their guardians are welcomed to the museum on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays through July and August. They can learn about life in the Talbot Settlement, play games, and make crafts! Guardians must stay to supervise their own children. To register, email museum@backuspagehouse.ca 

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Heritage Day this year will be focused on the dedication of a plaque commemorating the Families of the Red River Metis. There will be a ceremony at the Metis flag attended by local dignitaries. Also showing off the talent of Metis Dancers and Fiddlers. A campsite showing an a typical Metis trapper .  The Manitoba […]

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Celebrate the father figure in your life by taking him back in time! ​​Spend time in the great outdoors, take a leisurely walk along the Fraser River, or immerse yourself in the history of the region through a guided tour. Explore the buildings and exhibits and tackle the treasure hunt if you’re up to it! […]

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Take a trip back in time and join us in celebrating July 1st the old-fashioned way! Embrace the charm of the past with heritage demonstrations, live music, and other timeless activities. Experience how Prince George would have celebrated in the past by taking part in races and contests for all ages. Learn the history of […]

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‘Pop’ on board a train ride adventure with Thomas the Tank Engine! Day Out With Thomas: Bubble Tour is rolling into the station on May 4 – 5 and 10 – 12, 2024, with loads of bubble-themed games and activities! Enjoy live entertainment, photo ops, the exclusive gift shop, lawn games and so much more. […]

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‘Pop’ on board a train ride adventure with Thomas the Tank Engine! Day Out With Thomas: Bubble Tour is rolling into the station on May 4 – 5 and 10 – 12, 2024, with loads of bubble-themed games and activities! Enjoy live entertainment, photo ops, the exclusive gift shop, lawn games and so much more. […]

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‘Pop’ on board a train ride adventure with Thomas the Tank Engine! Day Out With Thomas: Bubble Tour is rolling into the station on May 4 – 5 and 10 – 12, 2024, with loads of bubble-themed games and activities! Enjoy live entertainment, photo ops, the exclusive gift shop, lawn games and so much more. […]

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