History Circle – June 9th, 2017

HISTORY CIRCLE – Dr. Ames slides – Photography of Beaverton

Including Settlers Day; 1984 Centennial Celebrations; and some subsequent Canada Day celebrations

Friday June 9th, 2017 at the Meeting Place

284 Simcoe Street, Beaverton,

Time:  7:30 pm  – Social to follow

ALL WELCOME

33rd Annual Antique Show & Sale

Beaverton Thorah Eldon Historical Society’s 33rd Annual Antique Show & Sale

June 3rd 9:30-4:30 and June 4th 10:00-4:00

at the Beaverton Thorah Community Centre, 176 Main St Beaverton.

Featuring furniture, jewelry, china, books and so much more.  33+ vendors.  Lucky Draw tickets for 3 prizes, Queen Quilt, Afghan & Fused Glass Vase are available.

All for $5.00 entrance fee that is good for both days.

This is the Historical Society’s main fundraiser and we appreciate your support.  Looking forward to seeing you there.

May General Meeting – May 28th, 2017

Sunday May 28th, 2017

At the Meeting Place – 284 Simcoe St

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Presenter:  Elwood Jones  – Topic:  Finding Chaplain’s Dream – in this part of Ontario

All Welcome – Social to follow

History Circle – May 12th, 2017

 

HISTORY CIRCLE – “Some Impressions of local life & history by local poets”

Friday May 12th-2017 at the Meeting Place

284 Simcoe Street, Beaverton,

Time:  7:30 pm  – Social to follow

ALL WELCOME

April General Meeting

Sunday April 23rd, 2017

At the Meeting Place – 284 Simcoe St

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Presenter:  Guy Scott – Topic:  109th Battalion – Victoria County

All Welcome – Social to follow

 

Links of interest

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/109th_Battalion_(Victoria_%26_Haliburton),_CEF

http://www.ontariogenealogy.com/Victoria/history/victoriacountymilitary3.html

http://www.mykawartha.com/news-story/6408782-community-commemorates-109th-battalion-departure/

http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?id=story_line&lg=English&fl=0&ex=00000751&sl=7628&pos=1

 

 

If you are looking for more information, there is still more online.