Mayne Island Agricultural Hall,
430 Fernhill Rd. Mayne Island, B.C. V0N 2J2
Contact: email inquiries: email@example.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 19, 2017
The Agricultural Hall
A century old centre of the community fully equipped with stage, kitchen, auditorium, wifi
Capacity: 100 people seated
Call Janelle Lawson at 250 539-3515 or http://firstname.lastname@example.org for bookings or inquiries.
Summer Hours –
Friday to Monday 10 am to 2 pm (Open by request for fall, winter and spring.)
Watch for the addition of the John Aitken historic photographs, on display this summer.
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
New Summer Shopping Hours –
As part of your ongoing effort to serve the community better we will be opening the Thrift Store for sales every Wednesday from 10 am until noon starting May 24, 2017. Wednesday is our usual drop off day and we will continue to receive gently used items from 9 am until 11 am. We will be open for sales at 10 am until noon. Saturday hours will remain the same.
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.
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.