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February 20, 2018

“Heritage in the Age ...


Public Meetings


The day of the PHS monthly meeting is the third Tuesday of the month, and the time is 7:30 p.m.  Note that both the January and February meetings will be in the Lion’s Centre, 347 Burnham Street.  The March meeting will be the Annual General Meeting and dinner, Princess Gardens, 5:30 pm business meeting; 7:00 pm dinner. The April and May meetings will return to the newly-renovated Peterborough Public Library. The location and time of each meeting will be confirmed in the prior Bulletin and on the website.

Scheduled Meetings for Winter

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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