2017 events

Yoga on the Dock
Relax and take in breathtaking views from the Britannia Shipyards docks during this unique yoga class. Alternative space provided during inclement weather. All fitness and yoga levels welcome.
Tue, Sep 5 - Oct 10, 5:30-6:30pm, $41.52/6 sess, #2117648
Thu, Sep 7 - Oct 12, 5:30-6:30pm, $41.52/6 sess, #2117646

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Steveston Folk Night
Enjoy live music from local musicians, coordinated through the Steveston Folk Guild at the scenic Britannia Shipyards.
For details, visit www.stevestonfolk.net.

  • Ross Douglas
    Thurs, Oct 19: 7:30pm-9pm, Chinese Bunkhouse, $10 at the door
  • Ross Douglas
    Thurs, Oct 19: 7:30pm-9pm, Chinese Bunkhouse, $10 at the door

Restorative Yoga Workshop
Enjoy a day of deep relaxation for the body, mind and spirit using a combination of restorative yoga, pranayama and mediation. Price includes snacks, a vegetarian lunch and props. Yoga mat required.
Fri, Oct 20, 9:30am-2:30pm, $65/1 sess, #2117649
Fri, Nov 24, 9:30am-2:30pm, $65/1 sess, #2117650
Fri, Dec 9, 9:30am-2:30pm, $65/1 sess, #2117651

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Artist Talk
Join Lyana Patrick and learn the story of her grandmother’s life through creating collages of sewing patterns, letters and keepsakes.
Sat, Oct 21, 1:30-2:30pm

Trick or Treat on Britannia’s Boardwalk
Make a paper Halloween basket and then visit the historic houses for a non-edible treat.
Sat, Oct 28, 1:00-4:00pm

Halloween Historic Ghost Tour
Join the 'ghosts' of Britannia Shipyards on an eerie journey back in time and make an evil eyes craft with Branscombe House resident artist, Barbara Meneley.
Sat, Oct 28, 8:00-9:00pm, $10/1 sess, #2117640
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Build Your Own Wine Rack - for women
Use supplied recycled and reclaimed wood to make a unique, handmade rack to take home. All tools are supplied for the required measuring, sawing, drilling and hammering. This program is for women only.
Thu, Nov 2, 6:00-9:00pm, $25/1 sess, #2107688
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Artisan Christmas Craft Fair
Visit the Chinese Bunkhouse and find the perfect homemade gift! Meet local artisans and wooden boat enthusiasts for some festive cheer.
Sat, Dec 2, 11:00am-4:30pm
To book a vendor table ($40), e-mail Britannia@richmond.ca or call 604-238-8050.

Winter Concert
Celebrate the winter season with Louise Southwood and Stanton Jack, a new generation of classical guitarists who combine technical excellence with musical sensitivity.
Tickets $20 (#2117642) register here
Sun, Dec 3, 1:00-2:30pm

Celebrate the Solstice (6-12yrs)
Visit Mrs. Shorey, the costumed historical interpreter, to listen to winter solstice tales from around the world. This program also honours the earth’s seasonal rhythms with the making of a pine cone bird feeder.
Sat, Dec 16, 3:30-4:30pm, $14/1 sess, #2128392
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