Newsletters

News 2017 – Spring (April) – Link has been repaired.

2017-01 DCHS News Spring sm

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CONTENTS: Historical Mount Seymour; President’s Message; Remembering Pat Morrice; Welcoming new Co-ordinator Amy Starkey and volunteers Liz Jenkins Bollmann and Willa Bisanz; Annual Theatre Night Fund-Raiser; Get involved!

 

News 2016 – Winter (December)

2016-02 DCHS News Winter

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CONTENTS: Santa visits the Deep Cove Community Hall as a guest of Jonathan Pallone; President’s message; Snow in Seymour Community photos; Deep Cove Crier; “Wild Thing” Ben Maifredi and panto record; Mount Seymour brochure; Cultural Centre Christmas happenings; Get involved and books of area

News 2016 – Autumn (October)

2016-01 DCHS News Autumn

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CONTENTS: Indian Arm Boat Cruise Revisited by Wendy Bullen Stephenson; President’s Message; Archives Coming Alive event; North Shore Community Foundation Grant; Echoes Across the Inlet Index info; Our Co-ordinator Gale Hanlon Moves On; Our First Bus Tour of Seymour a Resounding Success; Remembering When Were Serenity Falls (in a movie); Encouraging You To Get Involved; Photo of Granite Falls buildings c1967.

News 2015 – Autumn (October)

2015-04 DCHS News Autumn

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CONTENTS: Halloween Party at Deep Cove Community Hall 1946, photo with artwork by Wendy Bullen Stephenson, Deep Cove Heritage Virtual Museum by Wendy Bullen Spephenson, Memories of Cuddle Doon at Sunshine Falls by Tom Kirk, Annual Theatre Night Fund-Raiser, Halloween Photo at Dollar Shopping Centre courtesy Clara Bliss

 

News 2015 – Summer (August)

2015-03 DCHS News Late Summer

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CONTENTS: Indian Arm Boat Cruise by Wendy Bullen Stephenson, President’s Message, Peterson Family Reunion by Mary Peterson Bennett, How to get involved with Deep Cove Heritage Society

News 2015 – Spring (May)

2015-02 DCHS News Spring 

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CONTENTS: Deep Cove’s May Queens 1947-1957 – Story, an inside look of 1957 by Wendy (Bullen) Stephenson, President’s Message (Janet Pavlik), Photos and a list of the May Queens, photos of May Days, May Day Revival 2010 & 2011, Indian Arm Boat Cruise, New Summer Heritage Chat Group, photo of Kids in an Inner Tube, late 1940s or early 1950s.

 

News 2015 – Winter (March)

2015-01 DCHS News Winter

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CONTENTS: Burrard View School revisited by Leslie (Horsman) Kirk, Deep Cove Packers Football Team, School programs, Roche Point School Students’ Garden, St. Pius X School class 2014, Indian Arm Boat Cruise, Introducing the Pat Morrice Deep Cove Heritage Garden, photo Second Street Deep Cove early 1950s

 

News 2014 – Summer (July)

2014-03 DCHS News Summer 

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CONTENTS: Blueridge by Lynda Noel,  Maureen Morrison; President’s message; Quarry Rock History Hike; Wild Bird Trust Return of Osprey; Webpage additions; Indian Arm Boat Cruise; Cove Cliff Country Club – Eileen McLellan, Betty Dowling, Reid Flanders, Bert Steel, Maureen Kendall, Mel Soper; Echoes books; Row boat and speedboat at Dollarton 1947-52

News 2014 – Spring (May)

2014-02 DCHS News Spring

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CONTENTS: Burrard View School teachers 1957 – Mr. Humphries, Mr. Leonard, Mr. Keyes, Mr. Halsey, Mr. Pooley, Miss Claps, Mrs. Denis, Miss Witcherly, Mrs. McLean (formerly Miss Fox), Mrs. Love, Mrs. Niberg; Indian Arm Boat Cruise, Heritage Programs; Echoes books; Ralph Drew Book; Patti Henderson seeks info on Gwyneth Jeanne Lyons (nee Rees), Benjamin Nichol; Savoury Restaurant’s Augusto Pecorelli; The Nutshell photo

News 2014 Winter

2014-01 DCHS News Winter 

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CONTENTS: Jean Craig, Dollarton; Indian Arm Boat Cruise; Ralph Drew author of Forest & Fjord the History of Belcarra; Schools Programs; Dr. Edward Gallant; Soap Box Derby photo

News 2013 Summer

2013-03 DCHS News Summer 

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CONTENTS: Sherwood Park School mural; Indian Arm Boat Cruise information; photo of Grand View house; Meet Dan Miskinac; Vancouver Sun 1981 article introduction; photo of Fred McKee; photo of the Log Cabin Inn

News 2013 Spring

2013-02 Newsletter 

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CONTENTS: Terry Tobin, Golden Age Hiking Club, Questions from Website, Book Notes – additions & corrections re book, North Vancouver District Heritage Award, Pat Morrice’s Gardening Tips for spring gardens

 

News 2013 Winter

2013-01 DCHS News 

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CONTENTS: Echoes Across Seymour book; Crab Shop building update; Wayne Smith’s Christmas Spud Gun

 

NOTE – News 2007-2 was the last newsletter while the group worked on its new book Echoes Across Seymour. Newsletters resumed January 2013.

News 2007-2

10 – DC Heritage News 2007 – 2  

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CONTENTS: Chief Dan George; Message from our President; “Echoes” sequel; Mount Seymour History Project; Theatre Night Fund-Raiser; Free Writing Workshops!; Christmas Gifts & Mingling; From our archives; A Warm Welcome

 

News 2007-1

09 – DC Heritage News 2007 – 1 

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CONTENTS: The Gibson Family Story; Welcome Vickie, Writing Workshop, New Role for our President, Heritage Volunteering; Memories – Wayne Smith, Mt. Seymour History Project, Meetings lead to new book; Spring in the Garden 2007, Mimi Hines’ visit to the Cove

 

News 2006

08 – DC Heritage News 2006 – 1 

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CONTENTS: The Jenkins’ Story; Farewell Shelley, Welcome Misha; Terry Tobin’s “Boy’s Eye View”; Winner Hannah Baxter Dubois; Winner Tristan Ley

 

News 2005

07 – DC Heritage News 2005 

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CONTENTS: The Coverdales; News from the Executive; Mary Dafoe; Boot and Plant Sale update; Heritage Garden; Letter from Jock Worthing; New Heritage mobile display; History book in third printing; Afternoon of memories

 

Autumn 2004

06 – DC Heritage News 2004 Autumn 

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CONTENTS: Malcolm Lowry; Letter from th:e President; Grants report; Lost friends; Dates worth noting; Seymour Art Gallery co-production; Heritage Garden updates; Garden Memory book; Blooming Bulbs fund-raiser; Deep Cove Memories at the NV Museum and Archives; Affordable Gifts; Call for volunteers; Website info; Photo reprints

 

Winter 2003

05 – DC Heritage News 2003 Winter

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CONTENTS: Heritage Garden; Letter from the President; Christmas in the Cove; Carol Ship Night; The play’s the thing; Heritage wagon wheel; Postcard from the past; Dates worth noting; Books of memories; Affordable gifts; Part time job available; Call for volunteers; Website info; Photo reprints; Royal Bank supports us

 

January 2003

04 – DC Heritage News 2003 Jan 

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CONTENTS: Heritage Garden; Letter from the President; AGM information; Hazel Best Looks Back; Boot & Plant Sale; Heritage Conservation in Lower Seymour Valley; Sarah’s Designs; Seycove Cabaret; Draw Winners; Website Info; Photo Reprints; Raffle Results; Diana Mackay; December Meeting; Membership & volunteers.

 

July 2002

03 – DC Heritage News 2002 July 

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CONTENTS: Our Main Drag, Then and Now; Car & Trunk Sale; Photo Reprint info; New Heritage photo display gallery; Celtic Barbecue; New Raffle; Volunteer request; Website info; Executive

 

February 2002

02 – DC Heritage News 2002 Feb 

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CONTENTS: The Girls Club; Letter from the President; AGM information; Deep Cove Cultural Centre’s anniversary; We lose a Pioneer (Martha Simpson), Photo Reprints; In Search of Grants; Heritage Week; Deep Cove Notelets; Raffle Results; Lifetime Members; Our history; Cook books; New website info; Membership & volunteers; Current Executive

 

November 2001

01 – DC Heritage News 2001 Nov 

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CONTENTS: Rebirth of the Lions Gate Bridge; Letter from the President; Pictures from book by Don Luxton and Lilia D’acres, The Lions Gate Bridge; Thank you Mary Johnson, New Co-ordinator; A volunteer is honoured; Stitches in Time exhibit; Goodbye to some Pioneers; Annual Craft Fair; How to order books and merchandise; What are your interests?; Membership information; Fabulous New Raffle!

 

 

 

SUMMER HOURS OPEN: Tues & Thurs 10am-4pm; Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun 1pm-4pm; Closed Mondays 1pm-4pm Other times when volunteers available Please phone to confirm hours before driving out
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
- Alex Douglas – President
- Tom Kirk – Vice President
- Louise Hart – Treasurer/Secretary
- Marilyn Myers – Director
- Eileen Smith - Director
OFFICE

- Jim Slight - Co-ordinator
- Mechtild Morin
- Liz Jenkins Bollmann
- Willa Bisanz
ARCHIVAL PROJECT

- Hope Morris
- Vickie Boughen
DISPLAYS & WRITING
- Wendy Bullen Stephenson
SCHOOL PROGRAMS
- Lynda Noel
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