Are You A Candidate?
All participants are expected to serve as interpreters for the following year, practicing what they have learned under the watchful eye of the school instructors and Fort Vancouver staff. A minimum commitment of 50 hours of volunteer time over the next 12 months is required after the school year ends.
Due to limited space, only 16 girls and 16 boys are accepted into the program each year.
Youth Interpreters at Fort Vancouver:
In Dame and Young Engage School, we strive to be safe, learn, have fun, and respect everything and everyone around us!
Did You Know?
As the fur trade-era depot and headquarters for the Hudson's Bay Company's Columbia Department, did you know that over 61,000 animal pelts were shipped from Fort Vancouver to England in 1843 alone? This and many other stories are interpreted at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. More...