The Hastings County Historical Society was established in 1957 to promote interest in the history of Hastings County.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY:
LETTERS TO VIMY
Based on his acclaimed book, Orland French has written an imaginative, evocative and often funny play about events leading up to the attack on Vimy Ridge on Easter morning, 1917... more info and tickets.
 
COMING UP!
November Presentation: I'm Alive, What Now? Canadians at the End of WWI
 
HISTORICAL SOCIETY AT CENOTAPH
HCHS was among organizations placing a wreath at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Day... see photos.

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Information last updated:

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018

Hastings County Historical Society

Belleville, Ontario, Canada

Serving the townships, municipalities and villages of Bancroft, Bangor, Belleville, Carlow, Cashel, Deseronto, Dungannon, Elzevir, Faraday, Frankford, Grimsthorpe, Herschel, Hungerford, Huntingdon, Lake, Limerick, Madoc, Marmora, Mayo, McClure, Monteagle, Murray, Quinte West, Rawdon, Sidney, Stirling, Thurlow, Trenton, Tudor, Tweed, Tyendinaga, Wicklow, and Wollaston, Ontario.


 

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