Step back in time and visit with our travelers from 1865. Hear the latest news from the Honourable Hudsons Bay Company, tour the period campsites, check out the arts and handcrafts and feel the past come to life.
12:00-1:30pm: The Ward Tea House will be hosting a special BBQ Salmon Lunch. Reservations are recommended.
2:00pm: Story Teller Karen Haas will be telling Tales from the Times of the Trade – stories from the different ethnicities of the HBC (St. John the Divine).
Demonstrations of spinning, weaving, rag dolls, wood carving, paddle carving, rope making and musical instruments such as minstrel banjo, bones, and concertina will be held throughout the day. And there will be lots of opportunities for hands-on activities.
Celebrate the season in our beautifully decorated historic church and share in an old fashioned candlelit Christmas Carol sing along.
Spiced cider and goodies will be served afterwards.
Visitors are encouraged to dress in period clothing.
Please bring a donation of a non-perishable item for the local food bank.
Yale Historic Site Celebrations