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Whistler Mountain Bike Heritage Week Poster 2016

A Whistler Mountain Bike Heritage Week poster from 2016, presented by the Whistler Museum. Contains information about six different events being held between May 15th and June 14th. Sponsors are listed across the bottom. The events listed are the Speakers Series "Dirt Masters: Whistler Trailbuilding Through the Decades", Worca Toonie Race, Classic Film Screening "Kranked 3", Speakers Series " Whistler MTB: Building a Community" and "Whistler MTB Gone Global", and the Art Show "Revolution: Whistler MTB in Photography & Art".

AABC Education and Advisory Archivist Site Report

A three-page report titled "AABC Education and Advisory Archivist Site Report" at the Whistler Museum and Archives, which was visited Wednesday, October 8, 2003. The first page of the report details the mandate of the museum and a basic description of holdings. The following pages give recommendations for improving organization and preservation in the archives.

Discover Function Junction Program

Program for 'Function Junction Days 1994', an event celebrating the Whistler neighbourhood with events, prizes, and involvement from local businesses. The program contains advertisements and a map of Function Junction businesses.

President's Report

A President's Report for the Whistler Museum and Archives from January 26, 1989. The report covers various topics including upgrades to the museum space, new staff, an Exhibit Design workshop, ordered photographs and photographs taken of museum artifacts, fundraising nights, newspapers being collected in the archives, donations and written accounts from early settlers received by the museum, an Open House at the museum, the arrival and work of summer student Sally Mitchell, a display at the Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner, grants received by the museum, memberships sold, and the Society of the Whistler Express official opening, as well as a thank you to the board members. The report is singed by the President Florence Petersen.

Closing Party Postcard

A postcard invitation to the closing party of the Boot Pub at Shoestring Lodge in 2006. The front features a black and white image of the The Boot Pub from circa 1990. The back features the Whistler Museum logo and the details of the closing party on April 29, 2006. The party featured bands and family friendly activities and the postcard also gives registration and transportation information. This particular invitation was sent to Don & Isobel MacLaurin.

Board Meeting Agenda Sept. 27

5 pages of handwritten and photocopied notes from the Board Meeting Agenda of the Whistler Museum and Archives Society from their meeting on September 27, 1989. The agenda included a Challenge '89 Report, Municipal Grant-in-Aid Report, Craft Fair - Home Bake Stall Update, Note Cards, and revised opening hours. The notes on subsequent pages touch on the the need to add to the Ski and Nature rooms, questions about changing the layout of the gallery, advertising for the donation of glass cabinets, coffee and tea for visitors, items to sell to visitors, filling up empty space in the pioneer room, membership sign-up desk at the Bake Sale, more items to display at the Bake Sale table or a theme, having some of Florence's cards on sale at the Bake Sale, contacting Anne Poole at Pemberton Secondary to bring her students to the museum, getting Jim Budge to do a video of the museum's slide show to sell in the future, slides for the Dual Mtn. Program. The Society also discussed ideas for more awareness, including contacting the Chamber of Commerce, inviting the front desk staff of hotels and management for a Wine and Cheese event, allowing small groups to use the Pioneer Room for meetings, have the Whistler Arts Council put on a showing in the museum, setting up a photo taking corner in the museum, having mountain bike tour operators stop at the museum on their valley tours, contacting both mountains about having their staff training include the museum and the museum's slide show, hosting a Chamber of Commerce meeting at the museum and getting the Japanese winter visitors from Delta and CP to see the slide show and museum.

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