Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Time: 6 pm
Location: Yukon Transportation Museum, 30 Electra Crescent, 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 2017-18 financial statements, and the election of our 2018-19 Board of Directors. We will also be unveiling our new mission, vision, and strategic plan. Light refreshments will be provided.
Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018
Location: Yukon College gym (500 College Drive, Whitehorse)
Public Viewing Times: 12:30-1:30 pm
The 2018 Yukon/Stikine Regional Heritage Fair is scheduled for Thursday, May 3 in the Yukon College, Ayamdigut Campus (Whitehorse) gym with a public viewing hour from 12:30-1:30 pm. We are excited to be partnering with Yukon College Coinciding with the Fair's 20th anniversary is a change in venue to Yukon College thanks to a new partnership between YHMA and the College.
Date: Saturday, February 24
Time: 10 am - 3 pm
Location: Old Canadian Tire Building (NVD Place) Mall Area, Ogilvie Street, Whitehorse
FInd your next treasure! This sale will feature books, unique, vintage and antique items, artwork, furniture, jewellery, collectibles, etc.
Do you know someone who has made significant contributions to the conservation and celebration of the Yukon's heritage?
The YHMA presents awards to individuals, organizations and businesses which have made a special contribution to the conservation or interpretation of some aspect of Yukon’s heritage.
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Location: Yukon College, Dawson City Campus
Instructor: Pixie Ingram, Pixie Ingram Consulting
The 2017 Heritage Symposium will be held on Thursday, October 26 at the Klondike Institute of Art and Culture in Dawson City. Join YHMA for a change to meet new colleagues and catch up with old ones, be inspired by new ideas and trends\, and share knowledge and best practices on what works in the Yukon.
Join YHMA and the Whitehorse Legion at Mount McIntyre Recreation Centre from 1-4 pm to celebrate the 150th birthday of Klondike Joe Boyle. This free public event will feature kid-friendly displays, speeches, presentations, music, dance, cake, and singing.
Culture Days raises the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of Canadians in the arts and cultural life of their communities. With the support of volunteer groups at the national, provincial and local levels, hundreds of thousands of artists, cultural workers, organizations and groups, volunteers and supporters self-mobilize to host free participatory public activities that take place in hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country over the last weekend of September each year.
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.