Trafalgar Township Historical Society

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

What’s New

TTHS Heritage Day is back on Saturday September 24th from 10am-2pm. It will be held at the restored Palermo schoolhouse, Oakville, Ontario. If you’d like to exhibit, to show off your collection or just to demonstrate your art or skills, please contact us.

We will shortly be adding a special webpage for exhibitors for TTHS Heritage Day – we’ll update this page with the link when available. Come back to What’s New or more updates.

We have a new official Twitter account @TrafalgarTwpHS and we have discontinued the use of Facebook.

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 June 2022 Newsletter – Table of Contents

  • Announcing TTHS Photography Contest for TTHS Heritage Day Sept 24
  • Veterans Affairs Canada remembers Palermo volunteers in World War II
  • Report of the TTHS Board Chair at the AGM April 5, 2022
  • The Preservation and Restoration of the Bowbeer Home
  • Trailmaker added Northeast of Trafalgar and Dundas
  • Upcoming 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

    Jul
    15
    Fri
    1:30 pm Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Open Archives @ Palermo School House
    Jul 15 @ 1:30 pm – Nov 26 @ 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[...]
    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
     
    Sep
    24
    Sat
    10:00 am Heritage Fall Fair @ Palermo Schoolhouse
    Heritage Fall Fair @ Palermo Schoolhouse
    Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
    Heritage Fall Fair @ Palermo Schoolhouse
    Heritage Day – Saturday September 25, 2021 10am-2pm – FREE Indoor Activities and Displays include: Heritage and Artifact Displays; Indigenous History Display,  Ontario Genealogy Society and Mississauga Heritage, Crafts; Book[...]
    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[...]