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Mennonite Historical Society
of British Columbia

Annual Fundraising Banquet:   From Refugee to Citizen:
The Mennonite Role in the Resettlement of Indochinese Refugees in Canada

"From Refugee to Citizen: The Resettlement of
Indochinese Refugees in Canada"

Stephanie Stobbe, Ph.D.
Menno Simons College
The University of Winnipeg

6:00 pm, Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Emmanuel Mennonite Church,
3471 Clearbrook Road,
Abbotsford, B.C.

Program Details and Stephanie Stobbe's Biography.

In addition to Stobbe's lecture, Mabel Paetkau and Henry Neufeld will speak on their experiences in refugee assistance. Don't miss what will surely be a fascinating evening.

Tickets can be purchased for $25.00 at the MHSBC office
or with our convenient MHSBC PayPal Shopping Cart.

Rosedale Mennonite Church - Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Conference

7 pm, Friday, November 13th

Clearbrook MB Church
2719 Clearbrook Road
Abbotsford. B.C.

The Rosedale Mennonite Church, a member of the
"traditionalist" Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Conference,
will present their church and faith at this event.

Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided.

The Mennonite Heritage Museum at 1818 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford
is scheduled to open later this year.


The Mennonite Historical Society of BC was formed in 1972 as a non-profit society to:

greeney.gif (987 bytes) collect and preserve valuable historical records
greeney.gif (987 bytes) foster awareness of Mennonite history and culture
greeney.gif (987 bytes) fund research projects related to Mennonite history
greeney.gif (987 bytes) sponsor programs and events which communicate our history and culture
greeney.gif (987 bytes) assist in publishing writings and books related to the above

Pay for your MHSBC membership using our convenient PayPal feature.

Become a MHSBC member, volunteer, donate to MHSBC online: MHSBC Membership Form.

Address:Mennonite Historical Society of BC
211 - 2825 Clearbrook Road
Abbotsford BC V2T 6S3
Email:General Inquiries: MHSBC Archives
            Genealogy: MHSBC Genealogy
Hours:9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday
(except statutory holidays)

New Book For Sale

Daughters in the City

by Ruth Derksen Siemens

Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Historical Writing

Reviewed in the Vancouver Sun, Saturday, May 23, 2015

Daughters in the City

See the Book Sales web page for a complete list of available titles.

Order books / CDs / DVDs online: MHSBC Order Form.

Interesting links

greeney.gif (987 bytes) MAID: Mennonite Archival Image Database

greeney.gif (987 bytes) Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online (GAMEO)

greeney.gif (987 bytes) Manitoba Mennonite Historical Society

greeney.gif (987 bytes) Mennonite Heritage Centre

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The MHSBC Archives will be closed on the following days:

Monday, 9 Feb — Family Day
Friday, 3 April — Good Friday
Monday, 6 April — Easter Monday
Monday, 18 May — Victoria Day
Wed., 1 July — Canada Day
Monday, 3 Aug — BC Day
Monday, 7 Sep — Labour Day
Monday, 12 Oct — Thanksgiving Day
Wed., 11 Nov — Remembrance Day

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