Kismis Sales are here!

Gilakas’la Ło'ya̱nx (Welcome December) 

‘Tis the season for gift giving, and what better way to do so than by supporting your local businesses, such as U’mista Cultural Society. We have many products to offer this Kismis season, including native art, clothing, accessories, books, home bath & kitchenware, and gift cards. All which make great gifts and stocking stuffers for everyone!

Kismis Covid-19 Plan

We are open Monday to Saturday between 10am-4pm. Come check out our new selection of products for all ages! We are open to our ḵ̕wa̱lsḵ̕wa̱l'yakw (Old People) and to those who are not tech savvy! You can schedule a 45-minute time slot to shop in person – 1 bubble, masks are requiredsanitize your hands when you enter, and please remember to give each other six-feet of space. For more information, please contact our team at (250) 974-5403 and we'd be happy to help 

We have a green light and red light hanging in the front window to let you know if you can come in. Green light means you can enter. Red light means we have customers and to please wait until they exit.

Online Shopping and Worldwide Shipping 

For those of you that live off island, but would like to purchase some of your favourite gifts for your families, place your online order at our website:  

Also, please remember that we ship worldwide, so if there is a special gift that you want to send to a family member, you can shop online and get it sent right to their door!!  

Reminder for locals: there is an option to ‘pick-up’ your online order and we will coordinate a time for you to come by the Centre to pick-up your orders in a safe ‘touchless’ manner. If you have tax free status, and an online account, we can activate your tax-free status while online shopping.  

Gilakas’la for supporting your local registered charity, 

The U’mista Team