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Mayne Island Agricultural Hall

430 Fernhill Rd. Mayne Island, B.C.  V0N 2J2

Contact: email inquiries: mayneagsociety@gmail.com

Monthly meetings are held in the Hall on the last Friday of each month at 10:30 am. in the Agricultural Hall. New members are always welcome. Membership for the year is $2.00.

The Mayne Island Agricultural Society (founded in 1962) preserves and operates the historic Agricultural Hall and Museum in Miner’s Bay. The Society operates the Thrift Shop and stages the amazing Fall Fair every August.

This year’s Fall Fair will be Saturday, August 18, 2018

The Agricultural Hall
A century old centre of the community fully equipped with stage, kitchen, auditorium, wifi

Capacity: 100 people seated

Contact Information:
Call Janelle Lawson at 250 539-3515 or http://janellelawson7@gmail.com for bookings or inquiries.

Gaol/Museum
New program
coming soon …  
Watch for the addition of the John Aitken historic photographs, on display this summer.

See our Museum page on this website  http://www.mayneagriculturalsociety.com/mias/museum/

The Thrift Shop
Open:
Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for shopping.
Wednesdays 9:30 am to 11:00 am to receive donations
and – during the summer months June to the end of September – 10 am until noon for shopping.

Donations of gently-used sale-able items are appreciated.   If you would not buy it due to its condition please recycle it. All funds generated from our sales are returned to the community as donations to support areas such as Ambulance Training, Christmas Lights, Medical Centre, Santa Ship, students requiring support in further educational activities and much more.

Our New Look:
The Mayne Independent Artists (MIA) have raised money from  islanders to refurbish the Hall to make it suitable for hanging large format art works and quilts. The Society thanks them for all their efforts and work. Do drop by to view the improvements.

2017 Hall update

What Is the Mayne Island Agricultural Society?

The Mayne Island Agricultural Society encourages and promotes the acquisition and exchange of ideas and knowledge among persons interested in agriculture and horticulture.
The Society conducts lectures, fairs, exhibitions, shows and displays and provides the facilities for these.
We raise money, acquire funds and other assistance for our promotion of agriculture on Mayne Island and the maintenance of the Hall and the Museum.

 

2018 Board of Directors

President                  Trish Hoff
Vice-President         Carol Haller
Treasurer                   Linda Beer
Secretary                   Bev Whitney

Directors
                                  Heather Dow (Past President)
                                  Carole Peacock
                                  Leslie Campbell
                                  Kathy Barber
                                  Julie Sinclair
                                  Brian Haler
                                  Jon Hoff
                                  Jeff Hansen

contact: mayneagsociety@gmail.com