First Thursday Museum After Hours

Click here to view a schedule of past speakers.

NEW! Podcasts of past First Thursday lectures are now available here!

Click on the image at left to view this year’s schedule.


Click here to read our guest speakers’ bios.

The museum is open from 5 to 9 p.m. on the First Thursday of each month from February through November. CCHS members get in free; otherwise, regular admission rates apply. Lectures begin at 7 p.m.

CCHM is located in Vancouver’s 1909 Carnegie Library building.
Regular museum hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

A wheelchair accessible entrance to the museum is located on the east side of the museum building on 16th street.


The 2014 First Thursday Museum After Hours Lecture Series program is sponsored by the Clark County Historical Preservation Commission and Applied Archaeological Research.