Arts and Culture
South Mills Champs Amphitheatre Announced at SaIishan Place by the River
Posted on Monday, November 22, 2021 04:00 PM
Champs Fresh Farms of Aldergrove announced their sponsorship of the Amphitheatre at Salishan Place by the River, the Township of Langley’s new arts, culture, and heritage centre. This facility, envisioned in partnership with the four land-based q̓ic̓əy̓...
2022 Museum Advisory Group Appointments
Posted on Thursday, November 04, 2021 05:00 PM
The Township of Langley is presently seeking volunteers for the Museum Advisory Group. Volunteering is a great way to get involved, provide input on important issues, and make a positive contribution to our diverse and growing community.
Heritage Building Incentive Program – Apply Now
Posted on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 05:00 PM
Applications are now being accepted for the Heritage Building Incentive Program. The program is designed to assist with the costs of restoration, repair and maintenance of eligible heritage buildings within the Township of Langley.
Although grant consideration...
New Exhibit Explores Relationships with stɑl̓əw̓ Watershed
Posted on Sunday, October 24, 2021 05:00 PM
A collaborative research-creation project that addresses climate change at the local scale of the lower Fraser River watershed has resulted in an exhibition titled Upstream/Downriver: Walking the stɑl̓əw̓ Watershed. The new display at Langley Centennial...
National Day for Truth and Reconciliation – Recognize, Reflect, Commemorate
Posted on Sunday, September 26, 2021 05:00 PM
September 30 is the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Take some time to recognize, reflect, and commemorate the longstanding effects of the residential school system on Indigenous, Inuit, and Métis families and communities. It is a day for redress....
Foyer Art 2022 Call for Entries
Posted on Thursday, August 26, 2021 05:00 PM
Langley Centennial Museum is again showcasing the works of local artists through its Foyer Art Program and invites artists to submit photographs of recent artwork, in any medium, for consideration to be featured in the upcoming 2022 program.
Environmental Stewardship in Langley on Display at Museum
Posted on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 05:00 PM
People in Langley are working hard to strengthen ecosystems in our communities. As urban development continues, residents and organizations have stepped forward to support our valuable waterways and natural spaces. Several of these groups have partnered...
Heritage Society Sponsors Salishan Place Classrooms
Posted on Tuesday, July 06, 2021 05:00 PM
The Langley Heritage Society is sponsoring the classroom spaces at Salishan Place by the River, the new arts, culture and heritage centre under construction in Fort Langley. This sponsorship will benefit students of all ages using the new facility when...
Traffic Impact: Salishan Place by the River, May 2021 – Fall 2022
Posted on Thursday, May 27, 2021 05:00 PM
Construction begins on Salishan Place by the River this spring. During the project’s construction, minor traffic delays may occur along Mavis Avenue, King Street, and Royal Street.
Additional traffic impacts will be posted to tol.ca/roads as the project...
Virtual 99th Fort Langley May Day Parade
Posted on Thursday, May 20, 2021 05:00 PM
The Fort Langley May Day Parade is going virtual again this year! The Fort Langley Lions Club is partnering with Langley Centennial Museum and the Township of Langley to showcase our community spirit by remembering the past.
On Monday, May 24 at...
Artists Honoured at Creative Reuse Exhibit
Posted on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 05:00 PM
Langley Centennial Museum, in partnership with the Langley Arts Council, is featuring a new exhibit titled “Creative Reuse: The Art of Upcycling” displaying works of art and design created from items that would otherwise end up in our landfills. Each...
Creative Reuse: The Art of Upcycling
Posted on Thursday, April 22, 2021 05:00 PM
Langley Centennial Museum, in partnership with the Langley Arts Council, is opening a new exhibit titled “Creative Reuse: The Art of Upcycling” featuring works of art and design created from items that would otherwise end up in our landfills. Each...
Library Renamed in Honour of the Late Dean Drysdale
Posted on Sunday, April 18, 2021 05:00 PM
The Fraser Valley Regional Library inside the Walnut Grove Community Centre has been renamed the Dean Drysdale Library in honour of the long-time Langley resident, elected official, professor, military officer, aspiring parliamentarian, and successful...
Arts, Culture, and Heritage Centre Sponsorship Opportunities
Posted on Thursday, April 08, 2021 05:00 PM
A new destination is being created in the Township of Langley, which will showcase the local arts, cultural, and heritage community in a unique combined facility.
Salishan Place by the River will feature the Township’s new museum with dedicated community...
Sponsorship Opportunities: Salishan Place by the River
Posted on Monday, March 22, 2021 05:00 PM
The Township of Langley is seeking responses to an Invitation for Sponsorship Opportunities from parties interested in becoming sponsors at Salishan Place by the River - A Unique Arts, Culture and Heritage Centre project in Fort Langley.
Provincial Grant Supports Development of Salishan Place
Posted on Wednesday, March 03, 2021 04:00 PM
On February 25, 2021, the BC Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport announced that the Township of Langley will receive $711,354 in Community Economic Recovery Infrastructure Program (CERIP) funding for its new arts, culture, and heritage facility,...
Artistic Sustainability Challenge Returns to Langley
Posted on Monday, February 15, 2021 04:00 PM
The Langley Centennial Museum, in partnership with the Langley Arts Council, is inviting artists to submit works of art or ingenuity for a juried upcycling art and design exhibit. Upcycling involves taking a material that would otherwise be disposed of,...
Murrayville Elementary School Revitalization Receives Community Heritage Register Plaque
Posted on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 04:00 PM
A historic schoolhouse in Murrayville has been retained and revitalized for a new use, marking its role as a beacon of early twentieth century development in Langley. For making this preservation of heritage a reality, Lanson Foster, of Lanstone Homes,...
Heritage Week Speaker Series Brings Langley History to You
Posted on Tuesday, February 09, 2021 04:00 PM
This month, you can enjoy BC’s Heritage Week, and learn something new about Langley without even leaving your house. The Langley Centennial Museum has been celebrating Heritage Week, the third week in February, for decades, but this year it’s reaching...
One Hundred Years On, Exhibit Shows How Langley "Roared" – Or Didn't
Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 05:00 PM
“The Roaring Twenties” is a term that conjures up prohibition rumrunners, flappers, gangsters, and gun molls. But how accurate is this depiction? What would life really have been like for Langley’s residents during this iconic era? The Langley Centennial...