Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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

Being Prime Minister

Our speaker on October 1, 2019 was author J.D.M Stewart (on left). Hosting the evening was Councillor Jeff Knoll (on right), a supporter for the heritage of North Oakville.

Mr. Stewart had stories of many Prime Ministers, among them, Sir Wilfred Laurier, Lester Pearson, Richard B. Bennett, Pierre Trudeau, Brian Mulroney, Stephen Harper and John Turner.Mr. Stewart had stories of many Prime Ministers, among them, Sir Wilfred Laurier, Lester Pearson, Richard B. Bennett, Pierre Trudeau, Brian Mulroney, Stephen Harper and John Turner.

A complete article of Mr. Stewart’s talk will be available in the coming Trafalgar Township Historical Society December member newsletter.

Mr. Stewart’s book, Being Prime Minister, is published by Dundurn Press and is available from the publisher or from on amazon.ca, either as an ebook or a paperback.

Open Archives

PLEASE NOTE: Our Open Archives are cancelled for the immediate future. Please check back for an update.

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

Jun
19
Fri
3:30 pm Board Meeting @ Palermo School House
Board Meeting @ Palermo School House
Jun 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Jul
17
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Jul 17 @ 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.
Aug
21
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Aug 21 @ 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.
Sep
26
Sat
10:00 am Family Heritage Fair @ Palermo School House
Family Heritage Fair @ Palermo School House
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Trafalgar Township Historical Society “Family Heritage Fair” is part of Doors Open Oakville. Join us to celebrate area history. Featured is the one-room Palermo Schoolhouse. Our Heritage Fair includes heritage[...]
Oct
16
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Oct 16 @ 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.
Nov
3
Tue
7:00 pm Guest Speaker (Nov 2020) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Guest Speaker (Nov 2020) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Guest Speaker: Claire Bennett, Assistant Curator, Halton Heritage discusses “Towns of Trafalgar”
Nov
20
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Nov 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.