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Adult Programs - Fall 2016

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A Little Something for You

The Surrey Museum offers creative and interesting programs for both adults and seniors. Lectures, fibre art programs and more. Check back regularly as each season has different programs to offer. View the full Fall Program Brochure. Check out samples and demonstrations from our textile programs. And don't forget to look out for upcoming free, family friendly events at the Surrey Museum.

Signing Up is Easy

  • Web Reg is available 24/7. Use the program name or the program number to find the program.
  • Call PhoneReg at 604-501-5100, Monday to Friday.
  • Call the Surrey Museum at 604-592-6956, Tuesday to Sunday to register or for information on any Surrey Museum or Stewart Farm program.
  • Visit any City of Surrey recreation centre or office to register in person.

Traditional Rug Hooking
Get hooked on rugs! Our instructor will share her passion and all the techniques you need to create a small sampler to take home.
Supply fee $85.
1 session - $38.75

Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 10:00am to 4:00pm
604-592-6956 #4489867 or Register Online

You Can Sew: Level 1
Express your creative side, save money and make clothes that fit as you join our stitchery wiz and learn to make a flared or straight skirt.
Supply fee $15.
4 sessions - $60.50.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
604-592-6956 #4489938 or Register Online

Historical Cemetery Tour (12yrs+)
Explore 130-year old Surrey Centre Cemetery and Christ Church Anglican Churchyard with author Warren Sommer as he reveals the fascinating stories that lie beneath the headstones.
1 session - $20

Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 2:00pm to 3:30pm 
Register Online (#4490827)

Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Register Online (#4490796)

Free Memoir Info Session
Memoirs aren’t just for the famous! Get an overview of the memoir writing process because your life has been a unique adventure. Bring questions and consider signing up for the remaining sessions. 
1 Session - Free. Pre-registration is required.

Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Call 604-592-6956 or 
Register Online (

Write Your Memoir
Have you got a personal story waiting to be told? Gain tools to confidently write your history with direction and voice while keeping in mind effective writing techniques. 
2 Sessions - $75

Saturday November 5, 2016 from 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Call 604-592-6956 or
Register Online (

Jacquard Loom – Then and Now
Join Jacquard weaver Ruth Scheuing to learn the fascinating history of the Jacquard loom and the amazing fabrics they produce. Enjoy a rare opportunity to see the Museum’s loom in action.   
1 session - $10

Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 1:00pm to 2:30 pm
Call 604-592-6956 or
Register Online (

You Can Sew: Level 2
Put the needle on the mark and your foot on the pedal as you take your sewing skills to the next level. Let our experienced teacher guide you to make a long vest or top.  
4 sessions - $60.50

Thursday, November 10, 2016 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Call 604-592-6956 or
Register Online (

Lecture: Canadian Sikhs in World War 1
Join Sharanjit Kaur Sandhra of the Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies as she shares the forgotten story of 10 Canadian-Sikh soldiers who served for Canada during World War 1.
Friday, November 11, 2016 from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Museum After Dark (19yrs+)
Combine local wine and cheese with the secrets of the Museum vault for a unique night out. Get a behind-the-scenes look at our collections and exhibits then sip and socialize.
1 session - $18

Thursday, November 17 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Call 604-592-6956  
or Register Online (

More Heritage Programs at Historic Stewart Farm

Check out more great heritage programs for adults at Historic Stewart Farm.