The newly built Pattullo Bridge lights up the 1937 night sky. The bridge

Surrey Archives launches fall series

Images and stories bring the city's past to life in a series of lectures this fall at the Surrey Archives, starting Sept. 12.

Deepen your knowledge of Surrey’s rich heritage at one of the Surrey Archives’ Saturday Fall lectures.

Striking archival images and lively discussion bring our city’s past to life.

First up is Surrey: Then/Now on Sept. 12, zigzagging over 130 years of history to compare Surrey’s past and present.

A Visual History of North Surrey is Oct. 10. Explore the history behind area icons such as Whalley’s Corner, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of St. Mary, and the Pattullo Bridge. War Veterans’ Stories is Nov. 14.

Each session is from 11 a.m. to noon, Saturdays at the Surrey Archives, at 17671 56 Ave., and cost $10 to attend. Register by calling 604-502-6459.

The Surrey Archives is located at 17671 56 Avenue, in the historic 1912 Municipal Hall. Regular Archives hours are Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.