Events Calendar

Upcoming Events Across Ontario
Loading Events
20
June
Saturday

Ontario Historical Society 2020 Annual General Meeting (Virtual)

June 20 @ 1:00 pm

The OHS’s 132nd Annual General Meeting will be held virtually on Saturday June 20 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The AGM will be for OHS members only and is not open to the public. The Honours and Awards Ceremony will take place on a separate occasion later this year.

Dr. Tim Cook of The Canadian War Museum will be presenting on “The Rise, Fall, and Rise Again of Canadian Public History” directly following the business portion of the meeting.

The meeting will be conducted by webinar through a video/telephone service called Zoom. Instructions about how to participate by computer, smart device, or telephone will be provided after registration, along with the AGM information package.

OHS members, please RSVP by Wednesday June 17 if you wish to attend the meeting to ohs@ontariohistoricalsociety.ca or leave a voicemail at (416) 226-9011 ext. 202.


Tim CookDr. Tim Cook is a historian at The Canadian War Museum, where he has curated permanent, temporary, travelling and digital exhibitions. He has authored 13 books, including The Fight for History: 75 Years of Forgetting, Remembering, and Remaking Canada’s Second World War (2020).

His best-selling books have won multiple awards, including the Ottawa Book Award (3 times), the C.P. Stacey Award for best book in Canadian Military History (twice), the J.W. Dafoe Book Prize (twice), and the RBC Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction.

He is a director for Canada’s History Society, and a member of the Royal Society of Canada and the Order of Canada.

Details
Date: June 20
Time: 1:00 pm
Venue
Venue Name: online
Address: Canada
Organizer
Organizer Name: Ontario Historical Society
Phone: 416-226-9011
Email: