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December 12, 2017

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Public Meetings


The day of PHS monthly meetings this fall is the third Tuesday of the month.  The location of the meetings for January 2018 is the Lion’s Community Centre, 347 Burnham Street.  The Lion’s Centre has parking on site and is wheelchair accessible. Meetings begin at 7:30 p.m.


Scheduled Meetings for Winter

Tuesday, 16 January: Panel Discussion, “Book Selling and Book Reading: More or Less?” Participants:
Mark Jokinen (Jokinen Books); Michelle Berry (Hunter Street Books); Jennifer Jones (CEO, Peterborough
Public Library); Marisa Scigliano (Trent University Librarian, Client Support and Technical Services).
Moderator: John Wadland, Professor Emeritus of Canadian Studies, Trent University. Lion’s
Centre, 347 Burnham Street, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 20 February: Erik Hanson, “Heritage in the Age of Climate Change” Erik Hanson is Heritage
Resources Coordinator for the City of Peterborough.

Scheduled Meetings for Spring 2018

Tuesday, 20 March: AGM Special Guest Speaker, “The Prime Minister Unbuttoned: How we Discovered
Mackenzie King’s Secret Life”). Professor Christopher Dummitt, School for the Study of Canada,
Trent University. Professor Dummitt is author of several books and articles on 20th century Canadian
history, most recently the acclaimed Unbuttoned: A History of Mackenzie King’s Secret Life (2017).

Tuesday, 17 April: Fred Gariepy, “Downtown Peterborough in the 1950s and 1960s: A Young Fellow’s
Perspective.” Fred Gariepy is a life-long resident and practices law in Peterborough in the Alfred W.
Gariepy Murphy Law Office.

Tuesday, 15 May: Michael Peterman, “Title TBA.” Michael Peterman is Emeritus Professor of English Literature,
Trent University, and has authored numerous books and articles on Susanna Moodie, Catharine
Parr Traill and other Peterborough writers.

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