Langley Heritage Society Speakers

We’ve confirmed our early fall line-up of speakers at Milner Church. Talks begin at 7:30 pm.

26 September  SpeakerBrian Pegg, Archaeologist and Instructor at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, with fieldwork in Fraser Canyon.

Topic: The previous communities and archaeology of Indigenous people of the Fraser Canyon during the 1800s. Fieldwork research in partnership with Spuzzum and Boston Bar First Nations.

 

24 October  Speaker: Allan Snowie, Retired Airline Pilot, Leader of the Vimy Ridge Flight Team.

Topic: The Canadian Museum of Flight (Langley) restored two Sopwith Pups, then dismantled/ transported and rebuilt them for the Vimy Ridge 100th Anniversary in France, in April 2017. Allan flew one at the ceremony.

16 November Speaker: John Atkin, Vancouver Historian, author and tour guide.

Topic: The interesting history of his 1890s Vancouver house over the past 100+ years!