Historian discussing rare view of northern Vancouver Island

Historian Jeanette Taylor will present an illustrated lecture Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Courtenay and District Museum.

Historian Jeanette Taylor will present an illustrated lecture Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Courtenay and District Museum. Taylor’s presentation, based upon her books and tours aboard the historic Columbia III, will provide a rare view of the islands and inlets of the inner coast between northern Vancouver Island and the mainland. The presentation will include a reading list and some tips on ways to visit the islands and inlets by kayak or with tour operators affiliated with museums.Admission to the evening is $5 per Historical Society member; $6 non-members (plus HST). Advance tickets are recommended. The Courtenay and District Museum is at 207 Fourth St. in  Courtenay. For details, phone 250-334-0686.— Courtenay and District Museum