Historic Willingdon Beach Tours
1 - 2 pm | July 7 & 21 - August 4 & 18
Enjoy a casual stroll through the Willingdon Beach Park, meanwhile learning about the area's past. Topics will include tidbits on the Willingdon Arena and the Michigan Landing log dump, as well as the original beach bathhouses and more!
By donation. No prior registration required. The tour will start at the museum.
A Walk Through History
In cooperation with the City of Powell River Parks, Recreation & Culture and the Townsite Heritage Society of Powell River
Willingdon Beach Trail - July 7, 10 - 11:30 am
Valentine Mountain - August 11, 10 - 11:30 am
Historic Townsite - July 21 & August 25, 10 - 11:30 am
Register with the Recreation Centre. $7 per person. For more info, check out the Summer 2021 Active Living Guide here, see page 25-26.
Year Round, by appointment
Visitors are encouraged to explore the museum on their own, however staff or volunteer led tours are available upon request. For large groups or classes please contact us two weeks prior for scheduling.
12 - 3 pm | July 10 & 24 - August 14
Wondering what to do Saturday afternoon? Stop by our tent and get hands-on making paper from recycled material! Average activity time: 30 minutes. Children of all ages welcomed!
By donation. No prior registration required. The Pop-Up will be located in front of the Forestry Museum at Willingdon Beach and open for drop-ins from 12 - 3 pm.
A Taste of Powell River's History
Biweekly, through June, July & August
Every two weeks, all summer long, we will be sharing a recipe from a cookbook in our archival collection! Re-create the recipe, share it with us, and your name will be entered into a draw for the chance to win a prize! Time to get baking!
Follow us on Facebook to see the recipe! @prhmuseum