The lineup of program's for 2009-2010 is now posted on the Society's website. The program is varied by topic, location and time held. Note this year we have more programs offered in the evening to permit those who work during the day to attend some meetings.
The following are the dates, locations and topics. See the website for more details. As the date for each event approaches, more information will be appear in the blog.
June 17, 2009 - Rob Roy (Osprey Museum) at 7:30 p.m. - Jill Badjeros & the Osprey Historical Society on early settlers of the area
July 15, 2009 -Beaver Valley - potluck at 6:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m. - Suzanne Purdy -"The Craigleith Depot, an Iconic Landmark"
August 19, 2009 - Rockford - (Grey Roots) 1:30 p.m. - Paul Banko - "Rockford Castle & The Harriman family history"
September 16, 2009 - Hanover (Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority) 7:15 p.m.- Shannon Wood - "The Greenock Swamp"
October 21, 2009 - Springmout (Norjack Antiques) 1:30 p.m. - Norm & Jack Playter - "Grey County Antiques"
November, 18, 2009 - Markdale (Cooke's Presbyterian Church) 1:30 p.m. - Jon Radojkovic -"Vanishing Barns"
no meeting in December
no meeting in January
February 17, 2010 - Markdale (Cooke's Presbyterian Church) noon potluck lunch - Sheila Lambrinos "Acadian Thibaudeau Ancestors"
March 17, 2010 - Durham (Bon Acord) 1:30 p.m. - Don Eckardt & Jake Penner will share history of house; Peter Hopwood "Stories of the Past"
April 21, 2010 - Markdale (The Solomon Hill House) 1:30 p.m. tour; 2:30 p.m. - (Cooke's Presbyterian Church) - Annual Meeting & election; 3:00 p.m. Ruth Cathcart - "Architecture of Grey & Bruce Counties"
May 19, 2010 - Walter's Falls (Community Centre) 5 p.m. GCHS 43rd Annual Dinner panel - "Farming & Food: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow"
Mark these dates on your calendar. We hope to see you at our meetings.