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The Heirloom Times Spring/Winter 2017

The Heirloom Times Spring/Winter 2017

Enjoy the current edition of the official newsletter for the Spokane Valley Heritage Museum! Download the PDF version here: Heirloom Times Issue 2017 PDF version  

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“WW1” -100 Years Ago, America Entered The Great War

Come visit our new exhibit featuring the first World War! Opening┬áMarch 29th, the exhibit features authentic paraphernalia, news of the times, and more. View photos of local heroes, including the 280 soldiers who left Spokane County to fight in the war. Communicate in Morse code…

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  • Fishing on Newman Lake

    Fishing on Newman Lake

  • McFadden's Resort at Newman Lake

    McFadden's Resort at Newman Lake

  • Water Slide at Natatorium Park

    Water Slide at Natatorium Park

Summer fun: Parks, picnic and theater were big features of early Spokane Valley leisure

From picnics to theater, summer in the Spokane Valley has always offered an assortment of places to relax. The biggest picnic in the state began in 1922 and was called the All Valley Picnic. It was held at Liberty Lake Park near the Pavillion that…

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