Travel to Rome

With Brian Antonson Rome:  The Eternal City, founded 2772 years ago by Romulus and Remus.  Home to the Roman Empire of Julius Caesar, the Roman Catholic Church,  and centuries of warring factions that have emerged to form the modern country of Italy.  Aqueducts, stunning cathedrals, quaint cobbled streets, soaring monuments, intimate curbside restaurants, strolling musicians, and intriguing alleys.  [...]

Our Stories Our World: Sharing & Maturing Together

By Kathy Simon - originally posted to Flickr as Viola and Mina share food With Harold Rosen What is Life Review?  What have been our life-purposes, and to what degree have we fulfilled them?  How have events in North American history and our global community during our lifetimes impacted our development?  If we [...]

Slumach’s Gold

With Brian Antonson Are hundreds of millions of dollars in loose gold nuggets to be found deep in the mountains around Pitt Lake?  The legend of Slumach's Lost Creek Gold Mine has been enticing searchers and armchair prospectors alike for over 120 years.  Brian Antonson, co-author of the bestselling book SLUMACH'S GOLD leads us through [...]

Pass it on: Caring for your Family Records

With Val Billesberger Once you have discovered  your family’s story through historical records how do you preserve those records and pass on your ​ancestors’ history and stories to future generations. Mission Community Archivist Val Billesberger will share some helpful tips and ideas on how to care for and pass on your family records​. Offered as [...]

Mission Genealogy Club

Mission Genealogy Club The Club meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. We have fun sharing our discoveries, listening to guest speakers, and enjoying social events such as our Strawberry Tea and Christmas Party. "Mission genealogists have been getting together for more than 20 years.  Our aim is to promote the active [...]

Book Discussion Group

If you enjoy books and discussion this program is for you.  Come for single sessions or join us for the whole series of stimulating discussions on great literature.       Continuing on the Theme of "The O. Henry Stories of 2018 - Great Book Series"  A Little More About the Stories   Day: 2nd and 4th [...]