Events Calendar

Upcoming Events Across Ontario

Peterborough Historical Society September 2022 Lecture (Virtual): “The Evolution of the Garage: The Effects of Technology on the Built Landscape” with Jennifer Guerin


Speaker: Jennifer Guerin The automobile’s impact on society and the economy has been pervasive. Think of the petroleum industry, urban and suburban development, highway infrastructure, rural connectivity, leisure, recreation, travel, tourism. Domestic architecture and landscape have not escaped the automobile’s transformative power. Jennifer Guerin, Heritage Researcher for the City of Peterborough, examines the hitherto unexplored development...

Hastings County Historical Society Presents “Rumrunners: The Story of Ben Kerr and Prohibition” with Dan Buchanan

Maranatha Church 100 College Street West, Belleville, Ontario

Hastings County Historical Society Invites you to a Public Presentation With Guest Speaker Dan Buchanan - The History Guy of Brighton Dan Buchanan combines in-depth research with engaging stories to entertain and educate. Dan will tell the amazing story of Ben Kerr, one of the most notorious rum runners on Lake Ontario during prohibition. Follow Ben...

Woodland Cultural Centre: Virtual Tour of the Former Mohawk Institute Residential School


The Woodland Cultural Centre is excited to announce changes in our Truth and Reconciliation Day programming! This September we will be having events for 3 weeks and we are offering our Virtual Tour of the Former Mohawk Institute Residential to the public every Wednesday. The virtual tour video was created with local production company Thru...