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829 Lacey Street SE
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Programs are available free of charge for your organization or school.
On the southwestern shore of Hicks Lake, a camp and conference center retains the name Gwinwood from its resort glory days. Find out about the tragedy and triumph of its namesake Gwin Hicks, discover their most famous visitor and learn how the site came to be owned by the Western Washington Christian Churches.
Lacey Then, Lacey Now
Join Erin Quinn Valcho, Museum Curator, for a fascinating journey through Lacey’s history – featuring nostalgic photos of the past and what those places look like today. Museum Curator, Erin Quinn Valcho, shares some interesting facts and funny stories of Lacey’s past. Approx. 40-50 minutes. Requires PowerPoint presentation capabilities. Watch video here.
Picture This! Preserving Your Photograph Collections
Geared towards small museums or personal collections. During this program, Erin Quinn Valcho, Museum Curator, teaches you about types of photographs, the enemies of your photo collection, how to properly care for your photos, and money-saving tips. Approx. 45 minutes - 1 hour.
Quilt Preservation, Storage, and Display
Designed for owners of personal quilt collections, Erin Quinn Valcho, Museum Curator, teaches you tips and tricks you can use in your own home to help your quilts last as long as possible so that you can love them longer! Approx. 45 minutes - 1 hour.
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