Events Archive

August 4, 2019

Find your treasure! YHMA's hosting its last Vintage & Anitiques Sale of the summer on Sunday, August 4th, from 10:00 - 2:00 at LePage Park. Discover an array of antiques, books, vintage clothing, collectables, art and more. This is a fundraising event and proceeds will go towards the LePage Park Resurfacing Project

June 11, 2019

Date: Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Location: Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre, Kilometre 1423 (Mile 886) Alaska Highway, Whitehorse

Join us for an overview of YHMA's activities over the past year and what's in store for the coming year, the presentation of our 2018-19 financial statements, and the election of our 2019-20 Board of Directors. Light refreshments will be provided.

There will be a Special Resolution presented during the meeting:

February 18, 2019

Time: 7-9 pm (doors open 6:30 pm)
Location: Yukon Archives (400 College Drive, Whitehorse)

Come out and celebrate Yukon's heritage heroes! Join YHMA for the evening to honour our 2018 Yukon Heritage Award winners, coinciding with the start Heritage Week, February 18-24. Awards will be presented to five deserving recipients who have made outstanding contributions to Yukon heritage, and JJ, Dustyn, and Joshua Van Bibber will give a special presentation in connection with the national Heritage Week theme, "Heritage: The Tie that Binds."

January 15, 2019

The Yukon Heritage Awards recognize significant achievements in preserving and celebrating Yukon heritage. Learn how to submit a nomination here.

July 15, 2019

The Yukon Heritage Training Fund (HTF) was designed to give Yukon residents the opportunity to increase their skills and knowledge in the heritage sector. All training approved through this fund must be directly related to increasing the employability of Yukon’s heritage workers and providing Yukon employers with a better-trained workforce.

Learn more and download the application package here.

April 15, 2019

The Yukon Heritage Training Fund (HTF) was designed to give Yukon residents the opportunity to increase their skills and knowledge in the heritage sector. All training approved through this fund must be directly related to increasing the employability of Yukon’s heritage workers and providing Yukon employers with a better-trained workforce.

Learn more and download the application package here.

January 15, 2019

The Yukon Heritage Training Fund (HTF) was designed to give Yukon residents the opportunity to increase their skills and knowledge in the heritage sector. All training approved through this fund must be directly related to increasing the employability of Yukon’s heritage workers and providing Yukon employers with a better-trained workforce.

Learn more and download the application package here.

October 24, 2018

Location: Yukon Transportation Museum (Whitehorse)
Time: 10 am - 4:15 pm
Cost: Free

Registration is now open for the 2018 Yukon Heritage Symposium! Join YHMA and your colleagues in heritage for a day of idea-sharing, learning, and connecting, with a focus on the theme of "heritage and lifelong learning." To learn more and download the registration form, click here.

September 28, 2018

 

Note: This scavenger hunt is now over. Winners will be drawn on Tuesday, October 2. Thank you to everyone who participated!

 

We're happy to announce our very first Heritage Highlights Scavenger Hunt! Explore historic Whitehorse from a new perspective and learn the fascinating stories behind the city’s heritage buildings, sites, and hidden gems. Download the question sheet below until Sunday, September 30, or for pick up as follows:

September 29, 2018

Time: 2-5 pm
Location: Yukon Archives