The Mayne Island Agricultural Society (founded in 1924) preserves and operates several historic structures in Miner’s Bay.

The Society also operates the Thrift Shop and stages the amazing Fall Fair.

Facilities include:

Agricultural Hall

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

Capacity: 100 people seated

Call 250 539-5286 for bookings

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Summer Hours – Friday to Monday  10 am to 2 pm (Open by request for fall, winter and spring.)

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

Donations of sale-able items appreciated.   If you would not buy it due to condition please recycle and not donate it to the Thrift Shop.

All funds generated 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.

What Is the Mayne Island Agricultural Society? 

We, residents of Mayne Island, encourage and promote the acquisition and exchange of ideas and knowledge, among persons interested in agriculture and horticulture.
We conduct lectures, fairs, exhibitions, shows and displays and provide the facilities for these.
We raise money, acquire funds and other assistance for our promotion of agriculture on Mayne Island.
We preserve and protect the historical significance of heritage buildings and sites on Mayne Island – the Agricultural Hall, the Museum and the Lock-up. We raise money and acquire funds and other assistance for these purposes.

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