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April 5, 2020

CANCELLATION NOTICE
 

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PETERBOROUGH HISTORICAL SOCIETY MONTHLY MEETINGS:

The monthly meetings and lectures are on the third Tuesday of the month; September, October, November, January, February, March and May at 7:30 p.m., Lion’s Community Centre, 347 Ashburnham Street. 

 

CANCELLATION NOTICE
 

As a public health precaution in face of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Peterborough Historical Society public lecture scheduled on Tuesday, 17 March at the Lion’s Community Centre has been cancelled. The lecture by Sylvia Sutherland, “Reflections on a Career in Journalism and Municipal Politics” will be rescheduled at a later date.
 

 

 

 

WINTER/SPRING  SPEAKER  SCHEDULE FOR 2020

Tuesday, 19 May: Dennis Carter-Edwards, “Caring for the ‘Worthy Poor’ in Peterborough: Building and Operating the County House of Refuge, 1907-1917.”  A retired historian with Parks Canada, Dennis will share his research on the extensive original records of the House of Refuge, especially the registers of admittance.

 

 

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