Live Lecture: Sheltering in the Backrush, A History of Twin Islands
November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm PST
$5 – $6
Event type: In-person
Time and Date:7 pm, Tuesday, November 21st
Location: Rotary Gallery of the Courtenay and District Museum
Speaker: Jeanette Taylor
Tickets: $5 for Historical Society members; $6 for the general public. Advance tickets are recommended. Tickets can be purchased over the phone by calling 250-334-0686 ext 2.
A treasure trove of intriguing photos and stories emerged when historian Jeanette Taylor set to work on her latest book, Sheltering in the Backrush, A History of Twin Islands. Some of the stories are so bizarre, says Taylor, they prove the old adage that truth is stranger than fiction.