Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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

Recent Posts

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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 […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Remembering Trafalgar Township’s Soldiers

    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 […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Lake Ontario Swim Marathons

    Lake Ontario Swim Marathons

    On Tuesday October 12, our featured speaker was Richard Jordan on Marilyn Bell and Marathon Swims Across Lake Ontario. In 1954 the Toronto Telegram sponsored a famous American marathon swimmer […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Fall Heritage Fair 2021

    Fall Heritage Fair 2021

    Our Fall heritage Fair was held on September 25th, 2021 from 10am to 2pm. We had Indoor Activities and Displays that included Heritage and Artifact Displays; Indigenous History Display,  Ontario […]

Open Archives

Trafalgar Township Historical Society hosts their Open Archives at the heritage Palermo Schoolhouse. 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

Apr
5
Tue
3:30 pm TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Apr 5 2022 @ 3:30 pm – Apr 4 2023 @ 4:30 pm
 
Jun
7
Tue
7:00 pm Guest Speaker (June 2022) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Guest Speaker (June 2022) @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Richard Collins will present “Coming and Going in Trafalgar Township”, a slide show on marine, rail and road transportation in Trafalgar Township.
Jun
17
Fri
1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Open Archives @ Palermo School House
Jun 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. In accordance[...]
3:30 pm TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
TTHS Board Meeting @ Palermo Schoolhouse
Jun 17 2022 @ 3:30 pm – Jun 16 2023 @ 4:30 pm