Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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

Recent Posts

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    ‘Speaker Night’: Halton County’s 1969 film

    On November 10th at 7pm, Guest Speaker, Claire Bennett, Assistant Curator/Collections Coordinator, Halton Heritage presented Halton County’s 1969 film “The Man & the Boy”. It was a time capsule of […]

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    Century of Ontario Photographs

    Ms. Danielle Manning from the Archives of Ontario presented photos and spoke about the collection from Ontario’s Archives. Her talk, “Century of Ontario Photographs”, dealt with the accumulated archives from […]

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    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. […]

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    ABCD: Accidents, Blazes, Calamities, and Disasters

    We welcomed the always very interesting Matthew Wilkinson as our speaker on July 2, 2019.  Matthew is Historian for Heritage Mississauga and his presentation was titled: ABCD: Accidents, Blazes, Calamities, […]

Open Archives

PLEASE NOTE: We have resumed our Open Archives. 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

Dec
7
Tue
7:00 pm Guest Speaker (Dec 2021) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Guest Speaker (Dec 2021) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
In 2010, an Ottawa building was demolished that revealed a sign (G.A. Snider, Photographer) painted on the side of a 3-story, red-brick building at the northwest corner of Bank and[...]
Jan
21
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Jan 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. In accordance[...]
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[...]
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[...]