Events

Past events

Family Fun Day

Date: August 26, 2017

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Friends of Thomas Days

Date: July 21, 2017 11:00 am to July 23, 2017 04:00 pm

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Artist's Workshop with Rene Jaspers

Date: June 16, 2017 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

A two day coaching workshop with Artist Rene Jaspers

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Rene Jaspers: "Hope in the North"

Date: April 28, 2017

Rene Jaspers Artists Talk about the Hope in the North Project

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Celebration of Lights

Date: January 28, 2017 04:30 pm to 07:30 pm

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Sneak Preview "Celebration of Lights"

Date: December 9, 2016 04:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Join us for a sneak peek at the amazing light display!

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Cottonwood Minirail Train Travels to Summerfest!

Date: July 17, 2016

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Cottonwood Minirail Train Travels to BMO KidzArt Days

Date: July 8, 2016 10:45 am to July 9, 2016 12:00 am

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Cottonwood Minirail Train Travels to Fraser Lake!

Date: July 1, 2016 12:00 pm to 04:00 pm

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Father's Day Pancake Breakfast

Date: June 19, 2016

Sunday June 19th from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

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Annual General Meeting

Date: April 10, 2016

The Central BC Railway and Forest Industry Museum Society is holding our AGM in the Gallery starting at 1:00 pm on April 10, 2016

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Celebrate Winter With the Railway and Forestry Museum!

Date: February 5, 2016 05:00 am to February 6, 2016 09:00 am

Extending the Celebration of Lights during the Winter Festival

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Celebration of Lights

Date: December 18, 2015 04:00 pm to December 24, 2015 06:00 pm

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Halloween Fairy Tale

Date: October 24, 2015

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Cottonwood Mini Train in Burns Lake

Date: September 12, 2015 03:45 pm to September 13, 2015 12:00 am

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Family Fun Day

Date: August 29, 2015

Join us at the Railway and Forestry Museum for the final Hurrah of the summer!

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Cottonwood Minitrain at the BCNE

Date: August 12, 2015 10:00 am to August 16, 2015 05:00 pm

Celebrate Prince George's 100th Anniversary at the BCNE with a ride on the Cottonwood Minitrain!

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Friends of Thomas Days

Date: July 24, 2015 03:45 pm to July 26, 2015 12:00 am

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Cottonwood Mini Train at Summerfest

Date: July 19, 2015

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Fraser Lake

Date: July 1, 2015

Mini train in Fraser Lake

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Legion Week with Legion Branch #45

Date: June 28, 2015

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Celebrate a Century With Music

Date: June 13, 2015

Presented by the Prince George Community Band in honour of their 25th anniversary and the city's 100th anniversary

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Celebration of Lights

Date: December 18, 2014 11:00 am to December 24, 2014 06:00 pm

Step back in time as you enjoy the sights and sounds of the Holiday Season!

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Halloween Fairytale

Date: October 25, 2014

A Celebration of Grimm: A Halloween Fairytale Event

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A History of Indo-Canadian in the Forest Industry: A Journey of Challenges and Triumphs from Early Pioneers to the 1960's and '70s

Date: September 30, 2014 11:00 am to November 20, 2014 10:15 am

Exhibit Opening

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Railway and Forestry Museum Offers Day Camps

Date: September 8, 2014 08:30 am to 05:30 pm

In support of students, teachers and families in the Regional District of Fraser Fort George, the Railway and Forestry Museum will be offering day camps beginning September 8th continuing until students return to school.

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Family Fun Day

Date: August 30, 2014 10:00 am to 03:00 pm

Bring your kids and your pooches to this splendid end of summer outing

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Cottonwood Mini-Railway at the BCNE (formerly the PGX)

Date: August 8, 2014 10:00 am to August 12, 2014 06:00 pm

Cottonwood Mini-Railway will be at the British Columbia Northern Exhibition in August 2014

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Gardener's Workshop on Grafting Trees

Date: July 19, 2014 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Learn this ancient horticultural technique and get a free fruit tree to take home!

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Friends of Thomas Days

Date: July 18, 2014 10:00 am to July 20, 2014 03:00 pm

Friends of Thomas Days July 18, 19, 20 from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm

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Gardener's Workshop on Grafting Trees

Date: July 13, 2014 01:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Learn this ancient horticultural technique and get a free fruit tree to take home!

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Canada Day & Evening Soiree

Date: July 1, 2014 10:00 am to 10:00 pm

The museum will be open from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for Canada Day.

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Railway Film Fest

Date: June 30, 2014 10:00 am to 04:00 pm

Come to the museum for unlimited railway movies, lunch, and a scavenger hunt!

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Legion Week Celebration

Date: June 29, 2014 11:00 am to 03:00 pm

As a prelude to Canada Day, the Royal Canadian Legion will be sponsoring a fun-filled picnic at the museum

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Train Storytime and Book Display at the Prince George Public Library

Date: June 28, 2014 11:30 am to 12:00 pm

Head to the Bob Harkins branch of the Public Library for train-related stories and fun

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Classic Railway Museum Experience

Date: June 28, 2014 10:00 am to 04:00 pm

With demonstrations, mini-railway viewing, and guided history tours, there's something for everyone at this classic museum event

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100th Anniversary of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway in Prince George

Date: June 27, 2014 01:00 pm to July 1, 2014 02:00 pm

Join us for a week-long series of concerts, fun days and events commemorating this important anniversary

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Community Fair

Date: June 27, 2014 11:00 am to 03:00 pm

Browse booths from community organizations, watch demonstrations and listen to musicians while enjoying a BBQ lunch

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Father's Day

Date: June 15, 2014 10:00 am to 05:00 pm

Father's Day Pancake Breakfast

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Special Exhibit: 100 Years of Railway in Prince George

Date: May 1, 2014 01:00 pm to September 20, 2014 02:00 pm

Celebrate the Centennial of the Railway in Prince George with this special exhibit

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Railway and Forestry Museum Annual General Meeting

Date: April 27, 2014 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm

Please join us at the Railway and Forestry Museum for our AGM beginning at 1:00pm

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Holiday Fun for the Family

Date: December 15, 2013 03:00 pm to 06:00 pm

Event Sponsored by: Prince George Liberal Riding Associations

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Preview of the Celebration of Lights

Date: November 23, 2013 04:00 pm to 08:00 pm

Sneak Preview of the Celebration of Lights

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Heat Wave

Date: August 31, 2013 07:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Live Rock Concert at the Railway and Forestry Museum

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Family Fun Day

Date: August 24, 2013 10:00 am to 03:00 pm

Family Fun Day from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm

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Celebrate the Railway and Forestry Museum's 30th Anniversary!

Date: August 5, 2013 05:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Come and join us on August 5th to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Railway and Forestry Museum!

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World Wide Knit in Public Day

Date: June 15, 2013 10:00 am to 04:00 pm

World Wide Knit in Public Day Hosted by the Prince George Spinners and Weavers Guild

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Annual Charity Garage Sale

Date: May 25, 2013 10:00 am to May 26, 2013 03:00 pm

Annual Charity Garage Sale from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm May 25 and 26

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Hobo Codes

Date: April 16, 2013 10:00 am to May 31, 2013 04:00 pm

"The Hobo Code Poetry and Art Project", presented by Broward County, FL Poet-in-Residence, Anastasia Clark

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"Still On Track" Exhibit Opening

Date: February 7, 2013 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

Learn how a museum was built and developed with our interactive timeline

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Railway & Forestry Museum Launches New Book

Date: July 11, 2012 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm

We proudly present Switching On, the story of BC's electric locomotives

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