Burnaby Neighbourhood speaker series: Streetcars and Interurbans

Thursday, October 22
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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Explore a range of historical and cultural topics by local speakers through the Burnaby Neighbourhood History series online via Zoom or Facebook Live. Community members are invited to bring and ask questions of the speakers during these interactive sessions. Presented in partnership with Burnaby Village Museum. This free online event requires access to internet and Zoom or Facebook.

Take a virtual tour of Burnaby’s early electric railway system, including visits to locations where physical traces of the railway can still be found. Lisa will be the tour guide for this talk illustrated with maps, photographs, and video to tell the story of the B.C. Electric Railway transportation routes that shaped Burnaby. Presented by Lisa Codd, Heritage Planner for the City of Burnaby.

Register online, at any branch, or call 604-436-5400. A link and password to join the Zoom Meeting will be sent by email.

*This program is being administered by the Burnaby Village Museum. If you have any questions about the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information please contact kate.petrusa@burnaby.ca