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Shannon Jorgenson

These blog posts were written by Shannon Jorgenson, former manager of the Lake Country Museum and Archives. Jorgenson was the first manager of the Museum.

Heritage Week – February 13th – 19th, 2017 My Canada! My BC! My Okanagan! You are invited to the many Heritage Week events taking place this year in the Okanagan: · All Week – Heritage exhibits and tours at local... [Continue Reading]

Prepare to be inspired! Harvest your Family Tree, one of Western Canada’s largest conferences, this year promises to be bigger, better and more exciting than ever, featuring ten acclaimed speakers from the UK, US and Canada with thirty-three topics from which to... [Continue Reading]

Lake Country: Origins in Time and Place, a book for students and the accompanying teacher’s guide and DVD has been completed. Funding for this publication was generously provided by The History Education Network and the University of British Columbia, Department... [Continue Reading]

A reminder that this Saturday the Lake Country Museum is hosting guest speaker Jordan Coble of the Sncewips Heritage Museum at the Creekside Theatre (note the change from the usual Sunday lecture). His presentation is Snc∂wips: How our Collections tell... [Continue Reading]