Labour Day Weekend

Date

September 5, 2021

Time

11:00 AM4:30 PM

Description

A Century of Service, 11am-4:30pm

100 Years of Solidarity: Display featuring 100 years of the Burnaby Civic Employees Union

Agents of Change, 11 am-4:30 pm
Carousel Plaza

A new outdoor exhibit featuring six life-sized cutouts of people who have taken a stand to promote or support social justice in Burnaby. The outdoor exhibit features audio components that enable visitors to hear from the people themselves.

Across The Pacific, 11 am-4:30 pm
The Stride Studio

Experience the stories of Burnaby’s Chinese-Canadian families in English, Chinese and Cantonese village dialect.

Burnaby’s Food Network
Orchard

Learn about the many people who have made up Burnaby’s Chinese-Canadian food distribution network. This temporary exhibit was researched and designed by students from UBC’s Asian Canadian and Asian Migration Studies Department.

Learn More or Listen Up, 11 am-4:30 pm
Throughout the site

Scan a QR code to listen to the musical performances or gain deeper understanding of restoration projects and museum activities

Scavenger Hunt, 11 am-4:30 pm
Throughout the site

Go paperless by taking a photo of this year’s Scavenger Hunt as you enter the site through the main gate. Search high and low while exploring the exhibits for 9 colourful examples of product packaging labels and advertisements from the 20’s.

Working People Documentary, 11 am-4:30 pm
Central Park Theatre

Watch a movie in the theatre about working people of the past.

Gardener in Residents, 12 pm-4 pm
Love garden and Orchard

Our local gardener will be on hand to answer all your gardening questions.

View schedules for the rest of Labour Day weekend

Location

Burnaby Village Museum

Contact Information

bvm@burnaby.ca

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