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Jane's Walk Tours the Plaques

Join Orland French and take a stroll through the history of downtown Belleville. Visit historical plaques installed by the Historical Society. 

When: Sunday, May 6, 1:00 pm

Where: in front of Chilangos Mexican Restaurant, 394 Front Street, former site of Fire Station No. 2, then head south to visit 4 other plaques


May Presentation *last until September

HCHS Director and Historical Researcher Trevor Parsons on 

Belleville's own Sir Gilbert Parker  

He went from teaching in a one-room schoolhouse in the backwoods of Hastings County to sitting in Britain's Parliament where he influenced British imperialism in southern Africa.

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2018, 7:30 pm

Where: Maranatha, 100 College Street West, Belleville, ample parking and level access from rear of building. 

Bring a friend, enjoy refreshments, conversation

and displays following the presentation


Coming Up!

A list of presentations in 2018

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SEVEN NEW HISTORICAL PLAQUES FOR HASTINGS COUNTY THIS SUMMER

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FIVE HISTORICAL PLAQUES IN DOWNTOWN BELLEVILLE IN 2017

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2018 BUS TOUR TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

OUR 2018 BUS TOUR WILL TAKE US TO CENTRAL LENNOX & ADDINGTON COUNTY

MORE INFORMATION AND TICKETS, CLICK HERE

 


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Information last updated:

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25, 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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