Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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

What’s New

We had a very successful TTHS Heritage Day on Saturday September 24th from 10am-2pm. It was held at the restored one-room Palermo schoolhouse, Oakville, Ontario. We have several new exhibitors this year. The webpage for the TTHS Heritage Day – you’ll find the link here.

Our new official Twitter account is @TrafalgarTwpHS

In Case You Missed Our Speaker Nights: We have listed below a few of our past Speaker Nights.

Reminder: 2022 Annual Membership Fees and Renewals can be sent to TTHS c/o 2200 Sawgrass Drive, Oakville On L6H 6M8   $25 for singles and $35 for couples. Funds e-transfer is available.

Member’s October 2022 Newsletter – Table of Contents

  • TTHS Heritage Day – September 24, 2022
  • A Look into the Past – Dr. Alex J. Bremner
  • Demolition of 3017 Old Bronte Road Despite Efforts
  • John McDonald’s Contributions to TTHS
  • Can You Date These Photographs
  • Shand Family Query
  • Upcoming TTHS Events
  • Check out WHAT’s NEW in the Trafalgar Township images at the Trafalgar Township Historical Society Digital Collections

    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

    Aug
    19
    Fri
    1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Aug 19 @ 1:30 pm – Dec 31 @ 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[...]
    Sep
    16
    Fri
    1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Sep 16 2022 @ 1:30 pm – Jan 28 2023 @ 2:30 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
    Sep 16 2022 @ 3:30 pm – Mar 18 2023 @ 4:30 pm
     
    Oct
    21
    Fri
    1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Oct 21 2022 @ 1:30 pm – Mar 4 2023 @ 2:30 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[...]
    Nov
    18
    Fri
    1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Nov 18 2022 @ 1:30 pm – Apr 1 2023 @ 4:30 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[...]