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COVID-19 PROGRAMMING FOR THE PETERBOROUGH HISTORICAL SOCIETY
 

The Government of Ontario and Public Health regulations for the Peterborough area govern the events and activities permitted by PHS and Hutchison House Museum. The PHS and Hutchison House Museum will continue to plan their programs and events to keep well within the required safety limits. For details of Hutchison House events and programs for 2021, please visit the Hutchison House website: www.hutchisonhouse.ca.
 

PHS Monthly Meetings and Speakers Program remain Virtual:


This fall’s PHS monthly meetings and speaker series will remain virtual but will be conducted on Zoom in real time with a question-and-answer period following the speaker’s presentation. Attendees will be provided with the link to join meetings when they register by email as instructed in the meeting notices.
 


September meeting and speaker:
“Rediscovering Hutchison House Herbal Garden” Kelly McDowell

 

Kelly McDowell is a healing arts practitioner who is preparing to qualify as a registered Clinical Herbalist. In the process she is rediscovering and deepening her passion for plant medicines as allies for spiritual and physical healing. As a volunteer working with the herb gardens at Hutchison House, Kelly will lead us on a virtual tour of the garden and share her knowledge of the healing properties of herbs and the context for the emergence of herbal medicine. Question and answer period follows.
 


Tuesday, 21 September 2021, 7:30 p.m. on Zoom. Register to attend by sending an email note to info@peterboroughhistoricalsociety.ca with “herb garden” in the subject line.

 

 

 

 

PHS TALKS AVAILABLE ON HUTCHISON HOUSE YOUTUBE CHANNEL:
 

“‘MUSICIAN OF EXTRAORDINARY MERIT’: JOSEPH CHURCHILL ARLIDGE IN PETERBOROUGH” by Robert Arlidge

“‘THE CRADLE OF CANADIAN LITERATURE’: EARLY LITERARY WRITING IN LAKEFIELD AND PETERBOROUGH” by Professor Michael Peterman

“PERSONAL REMEMBRANCES OF REMEMBRANCE DAYS PAST” by David Rumball

“"PACKED TO THE DOORS”: THE ELECTRIC CITY GOES TO THE MOVIES” by Robert Ganton Clarke

““THESE ARE A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS”: AN INSIDE LOOK AT SELECT ARTIFACTS FROM THE HUTCHISON HOUSE COLLECTION” by Erin Panepinto

“THE PETERBOROUGH COUNTY HOUSE OF REFUGE: CARING FOR THE ELDERLY POOR 1907-1921” by Dennis Carter-Edwards
 

“THE MANY WORKING LIVES of ROBERT ROMAINE,” by Ken Brown.


Viewable on Hutchison House YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCQvUNc56VBwk9xVqN_Lqnyg
 

 


ANNUAL REPORTS AND DOCUMENTS

 

Amended By-law 20 March 2020

Hutchison House Annua Report 2020

PHS Report 2020

PHS Financial Statement 2020

 

Strategic Plan 2020-2024


The new five-year strategic plan is available here.


 

 

 

A reminder:

Don't forget to renew your membership! Click here for a printable membership form.

 

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