Trafalgar Township Historical Society

“Recognizing, documenting, educating and celebrating the rich agricultural heritage of North Oakville,Trafalgar Township”


Recent Posts

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    What’s New

    Keeping you informed of new items of interest to members and the public. We suggest regularly checking out the Trafalgar Township images in the Trafalgar Township Historical Society Digital Collections.

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    Palermo Cemetery Walking Tour

    Trafalgar Township Historical Society hosted their Fall Fair walking tour of the Palermo Cemetery on Saturday September 25th. The walk was led by our Archivist, Ross Wark, and featured many […]

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    Watson Family Legacy

    Family stories were part of growing up in our farming neighbourhood. Grannie Watson’s was about survival and courage. Her family settled at the corner of the Back Concession and Seventh […]

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    Remembering Trafalgar Township’s Soldiers

    Unfortunately, for the last two years, we have not been able to gather at the Trafalgar Memorial in North Oakville for our Remembrance Service. The Memorial is located at the […]

Open Archives

NOTE: We tentatively have scheduled resumption of our Open Archives for February 18th. In accordance with Provincial regulations, face masks are REQUIRED and capacity limits will be effect.

We host our Open House at the heritage Palermo School House. Check the calendar below for the next scheduled day.

Meet our archivist, search our archives, research township family history or just come to reminisce. You’ll never know who will show up with a fascinating new piece of local history.

Admission FREE but voluntary donations are welcome.

 

Upcoming Events

Jan
21
Fri
3:30 pm TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Jan 21 2022 @ 3:30 pm – Jan 20 2023 @ 4:30 pm
 
Feb
18
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Feb 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
We host our Open Archives at the Palermo School House. We invite you to meet our archivist, explore our archives, research your Trafalgar Township ancestors, or just reminisce. In accordance[...]
Mar
18
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Mar 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
We host our Open Archives at the Palermo School House. We invite you to meet our archivist, explore our archives, research your Trafalgar Township ancestors, or just reminisce. In accordance[...]
3:30 pm TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Mar 18 2022 @ 3:30 pm – Mar 17 2023 @ 4:30 pm
 
Apr
22
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
We host our Open Archives at the Palermo School House. We invite you to meet our archivist, explore our archives, research your Trafalgar Township ancestors, or just reminisce. In accordance[...]
May
20
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
May 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
We host our Open Archives at the Palermo School House. We invite you to meet our archivist, explore our archives, research your Trafalgar Township ancestors, or just reminisce. In accordance[...]