“Spring Into Summer” with the Museum

“Spring Into Summer” with the Museum

The Boundary County Museum has returned to summer hours; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, which can only mean one thing: Time For A Party! All are welcome to join them to “Spring Into Summer” on Saturday May

Idaho Day – Students travel back 100 years

Idaho Day – Students travel back 100 years

Originally published – Bonners Ferry Herald – March 14, 2019 | By MANDI BATEMAN Editor BONNERS FERRY — The Boundary County Museum paired up with local schools to bring a unique experience to the students in celebration of Idaho Day,

2018 End of Year Report

The year end Society Activities report as presented at the Annual Membership Meeting January 22, 2019  * *  2018 End of Year Report Membership:   Membership List 2018 -143 members;   Membership List 2019 -168 members   Fundraising: Memberships; 2018 Calendars; Fundraising

A Night For the Museum

A Night For the Museum

By Dottie Gray Oktoberfest music permeated the Boundary County Museum’s hallowed spaces, greeting guests coming for the annual “A Night for the Museum” fund raising dinner and auction. A German-themed dinner and beverages were provided by Jill and Dan Nystrom

The Dreamer and the Doctor

The Dreamer and the Doctor

Book release at the Boundary County Museum In the turn-of-the-twentieth-century Northwest, the lives and passions of an American physician and her Swedish naturalist husband helped shape a territory on the cusp of change. Dr. Carrie Leiberg, a pioneer physician, fought

Copeland Cemetery walking tour

Copeland Cemetery walking tour

More than 120 years ago, in 1892, the U.S. Government conducted land surveys in the area we know as Copeland. At this time, this area was part of Kootenai County. In 1903, Caleb and Harriet Ames were living on 80

Gary Eller – Idaho Songs Project

Gary Eller – Idaho Songs Project

“Bad Asses and Disasters of Early Idaho” The Idaho Humanities Council Speakers Bureau and the Boundary County Historical Society and Museum are pleased to present “Bad Asses and Disasters of Early Idaho” a performance by Gary Eller, Idaho Songwriter on

Summer at the Museum 2017

Summer at the Museum 2017

Spring is springing all around Boundary County, and summer is soon to appear. The Boundary County Museum is preparing for its summer opening, when open days are expanded to include Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 pm. This

History Walk, Art Show and Harvest Festival

Downtown Bonners Ferry will be alive with fun activities By: Gini Woodward Written by Museum staff for publication Originally published – RuralNorthwest – Sep 28, 2010 Downtown Bonners Ferry will be alive with fun activities this Saturday as the Farmer’s

Come and Help Shape the Future

Historical Society Annual Membership Meeting By: Gini Woodward Written by Museum staff for publication Originally published – RuralNorthwest – April 20, 2010 The annual membership meeting of the Boundary County Historical Society will be Wednesday April 28 at 7:00 p.m.