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  • Cloyne & District Historical Society (CDHS)

    Our significant program is for those who are interested in the history of the area, those who are curious about local genealogy, those wanting to volunteer in a meaningful way, and newcomers wanting to join the community by meeting new friends. We meet on the third Monday of the month, usually in the Barrie Hall on the east side of Highway 41, next to the Museum. Join us.


  • Saturday November 2, 2019   The Tweed & Area Historical Society is presenting Genealogy 101 in the Lions Hall at 65 Victoria St N. in Tweed.  from 8.30AM to 4.30PM.  The workshops include 1) coming to a new land  2) Irish East Hungerford 3) British Home Children  4) Identifying and Dating Photos...(bring your questionable photos with you)  If you buy your ticket before Oct 16 , it is $20.00.  The cost at the door is $25.00. Genealogist Joan Van Meer shall be at our October meeting to tell us more.

    Members are also invited to join The Hastings County Historical Society at their annual banquet, at the Ramada Inn in Belleville.  Socializing starts at 6PM, and by 7PM we shall sit down to your choice of Angus Beef Striploin or Atlantic Salmon.  Guest Speaker, Robert Lewis, author of Power, Prime Ministers and the Press, shall reflect on his experiences as a parliamentary reporter.  Tickets are $65.00 and should be ordered from Richard Hughes (613) 961-7772.   Make sure to tell him your menu choice and that you are with the Cloyne & District Historical Society, so that we can sit together.  

  • Sunday November 10, 2019 At 2pm President Shirley Sedore will place the Historical Society's wreath on the cenotaph in Flinton.

  • Saturday November 16, 2019 We will have a display at Extravaganza in the Lions Hall in Northbrook for the book lovers of your Christmas list. Join us from 10am on. The Good Echo (set in Bon Echo Park) is a beautifully written new novel and a perfect Christmas gift.

  • November 18, 2019 In the First World War, there were recruiting stations in Flinton, Tamworth and Verona.  These young men from Frontenac and Lennox and Addington formed the 146th Battalion and after training in Barriefield and Valcartier were shipped to Europe. Monday November  18 we shall meet at noon at the Barrie Hall and car pool to the South Frontenac Museum in Hartington to see and hear Doug Lovegrove's story of the 146th Batallion, the boys who came from this area to fight in WW1.  You shall be home before dark. We shall iron out all the details at our October meeting. The Fall edition of The Pioneer Times shall be distributed to you in Hartington.

  • Monday December 2, 2019 The Community is invited to join in at a Christmas Lunch prepared by Pat Cuddy in the Harlowe Hall at 11:30 am (for noon). Call Carol Lessard at 613-336-2570 to reserve your tickets. Carol will be at the Cloyne Hall on November 18 before noon to deliver tickets.


      

 

 


 


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