Events Calendar

Upcoming Events Across Ontario

Esquesing Historical Society February Meeting: Churches and Schools

Knox Presbyterian Church 116 Main St. S., Georgetown, ON, Canada

In reviewing the last 1800 photograph accessions, EHS Archivist John Mark Rowe noticed a preponderance of photos - new and old - related to the churches and schools of Esquesing, Georgetown and Acton. Mr. Rowe will show these photos with a little background about the buildings and their occupants. NOTE: The February meeting will be...

CFHA Lecture Series (Virtual): Quakerism in the Atlantic World


CFHA's biweekly winter and spring lecture series based on Quakerism in the Atlantic World, 1690-1830 The Canadian Friends Historical Association is excited to announce our lecture series by the chapter authors of Quakerism in the Atlantic World, 1690-1830 (Penn State University Press, 2021. The virtual series begins Saturday, January 15th, and will run every second Saturday. All...

Ontario Black History Society Presents (Virtual): A Conversation with Lawrence Hill


This conversation will be with author Lawrence Hill and OBHS President Natasha Henry discussing the launch of his new book Beatrice and Croc Harry. Throughout Black History Month 2022, join us virtually for our second annual Speaker’s Series. There will be several evening webinars of dynamic conversations on Black history in Canada. Check out our...

Peterborough Historical Society February 2022 Lecture (Virtual): “The Lakefield College School Archives: A Powerful History Teaching Tool”


Speaker: Wendy Darby Wendy Darby is a teacher and archivist at Lakefield College School. A strong believer in the active use of archival collections, Wendy incorporates archival resources to bring the history curriculum to life. Originating in the early days of Samuel Strickland, Lakefield College has played an important role in the development of the...