Category Archives: Upcoming Events

2015 Annual General Meeting: November 7, 2015

Save the date! The Champlain Society’s 2015 Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday November 7, 2015. As in years past, the afternoon will offer stimulating speakers and the winner of the Floyd S. Chalmers Award for the best … Continue reading

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Sir John A. Macdonald’s 200th Birthday Celebration!

The Friends of Sir John A Macdonald Toronto invite you to attend Sir John A. Macdonald’s 200th birthday celebration being held on Saturday January 10, 2015 at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto. Tickets include a three course dinner and … Continue reading

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The Champlain Society: 2014 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Champlain Society will take place at 2pm-5pm on Saturday, 18 October, in the theatre of the City of Toronto Archives building at 255 Spadina Road. As in years past, the afternoon will offer stimulating … Continue reading

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Kingston Historical Society’s Meeting!

Julia McArthur – The Macdonald Locket: Love, Death, and Domesticity in Upper Canada

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Sal Pantalone’s “Memories of Little Italy Colony in Ottawa”

From the early years of the 20th century, Italian immigrants to Ottawa tended to relocate from Lower Town to an area surrounding Preston Street, a settlement they came to know as “La Colonia.” Today’s talk will look at the development … Continue reading

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Heritage York

Lieutenant Governor John Graves Simcoe, the Ontario Historical Society, and the Humber Heritage Committee Invite you to join them in reenacting The First Day of the Governor’s 1793 Journey Up the Toronto Carrying Place on Saturday September 21st, 2013. Assembling … Continue reading

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The Canadian Historical Associations Annual Meeting!

The Annual CHA Meeting is taking place at Brock University from May 26-28 2014. The theme of the meeting is “Boundaries of Historical Inquiry.” Here’s what the association has to say about the theme: [Aim] to encourage the participation of … Continue reading

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2013 Champlain Society Annual General Meeting

Mark your calenders: the official date and venue for the 2013 Annual General Meeting have been decided. The meeting will take place on November 9, 2013 at 2 PM, and will be at the Toronto Archives Building. Stay tuned, as … Continue reading

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2013 CHA Annual Meeting

The Annual CHA Meeting is taking place at the University of Victoria this year. The theme of the meeting is “Intersections and Edges.” Here’s what the association has to say about the theme: Sitting at the junction of past and … Continue reading

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Public Spectacles of Multiculturalism: Toronto Before Trudeau

Part of the 2013 History Matters lecture series Award-winning migration, labour and gender historian Dr. Franca Iacovetta (University of Toronto) explores the International Institute Movement’s use of public spectacle and pageantry to promote cultural pluralism in a pre-multicultural Toronto. This … Continue reading

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Scarborough Historical Society meeting

Join the society for talks on historical subjects. Meetings are free and include refreshments. Mark Osbaldeston presents: Unbuilt Toronto: The City that Might Have Been. Runs from 7:30-10:00. This event is happening at the Bendale Branch of the Toronto Public … Continue reading

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2013 CHA General Meeting

Call for Posters! The Program Committee for the 2013 Canadian Historical Association Annual Meeting invites proposals for the Poster Session at the 2013 Congress in Victoria, British Columbia, June 3-5. Read more here.

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