Other Events

Previous HCHS Speakers and Events


Over the years, the Hastings Historical Society has hosted and participated in many events featuring a number of speakers. A partial list of these presenations is shown below, since the Society's beginnings in 1957.  The Society’s archives also have further details about specific events and about the speaker themselves. If you have information you would like to add to our archives, please be sure and get in touch with us at info@hastingshistory.ca  You can scroll down to view the complete list or use Ctrl-F to search it for a specific name or topic.

Date

Organizer or Speaker

Event or Topic of Discussion

Location

Occasion

2011-10-29

Senator Mike Duffy

The New Realities of Parliament Hill

Ramada Inn, Belleville

Annual Banquet

2011-09-23

 

Photo Display at Quinte Mall (2 days)

Quinte Mall, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2011-09-10

 

Doors Open Belleville - HCHS Opens its Doors

208 Front Street, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2011-08-17

 

Plowing a Straight Furrow ~ exhibit at the Hastings County Plowing Match at Tweed (2 days)

Tweed

Public Display / Exhibit

2011-08-17

 

Canada Day Celebration

Zwick's Island Park, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2011-06-21

 

Strawberry Social and Preview of the designs for the new archives building

The Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

Special General Meeting

2011-06-09

Peter C. Newman

An evening with author

Peter C. Newman

The Belleville Club

Society Fund Raising Event

2010-11-06

The Honourable Flora MacDonald

Adventures in Afghanistan

Ramada Inn, Belleville

Annual Banquet

2010-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Exhibit, Scavenger Hunt and Checkers Competition

Zwick's Island Park, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2009-11-07

Charlotte Gray

Experiences as a Historian and Writer

Ramada Inn, Belleville

Annual Banquet

2009-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Exhibit, Scavenger Hunt and Checkers Competition

Zwick's Island Park, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2009-05-19

Students

Renaissance Society Presentation ~ "To Remember, To Understand, To Know"

The Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

General Meeting

2008-11-01

Richard Gwyn

John A, the Man Who Made Us

Ramada Inn,

Belleville

Annual Banquet

2008-09-13

 

Doors Open Belleville ~ Explore 4,700 Years of Our History  (open on Saturday & Sunday)

Hastings Heritage Centre, Cannifton

Public Display / Exhibit

2008-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Exhibit, Scavenger Hunt and Checkers  Competition

Zwick's Island Park, Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2007-10-27

Ernie Parsons,

et al.

The Historical Society's 50th Birthday Banquet

Alhambra Banquet Hall

Annual Banquet

2007-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Display / Checkers Event

Zwick’s Island Park,

Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2006-10-29

Society Players

Railway Banquet

Alhambra Banquet Hall

Special Banquet

2006-10-07

 

Railway Display

Quinte Mall

Public Display / Exhibit

2006-09-09

 

Doors Open at Heritage Centre (9th and 10th)

Hastings Heritage Centre, Cannifton

Open House

2006-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Display/Checkers Event

Zwick’s Island Park,

Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2006-04-03

 

Open House at Hastings Heritage Centre

Hastings Heritage Centre, Cannifton

Open House

2006-02-25

 

Display at Belleville Winterfest

Downtown Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2006-02-21

The HCHS Archive Angels  (11)

Treasures from the Archives – Part 2

Qunite Living Centre, Front Street

Annual General Meeting

2005-10-29

Society Players

World War II Banquet

Bay of Quinte Yacht Club, Belleville

Annual Banquet

2005-07-01

 

Canada Day - July 1st - Display/Checkers Event

Zwick’s Island Park,

Belleville

Public Display / Exhibit

2005-04-04

 

Open House at Hastings Heritage Centre

Hastings Heritage Centre, Cannifton

Open House

2005-01-18

The Archive Angels  (11)

Treasures from the Archives – Part 1

The Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

Annual General Meeting

2004-10-30

HCHS Society Players

Roaring Twenties Dinner

Bay of Quinte Yacht Club, Belleville

Annual Banquet

2003-10-01

Cast of 1000’s (including Roy Bonisteel)

"The Banquet That Never Was” (with auction)

Bay of Quinte Yacht Club, Belleville

Annual anquet

2002-11-02

Roy Bonisteel

Banquet with auction

Bay of Quinte Yacht Club, Belleville

Annual Banquet

1994-11-15

Rev. Maurice McLeod

Show & Tell

Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

Annual General Meeting

1994-03-15

Local area students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

Annual General Meeting

1994-01-18

Rev. Maurice McLeod

Show & Tell

Quinte Living Centre, Front Street

Annual General Meeting

1993-03-16

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1993-01-19

Rev. Maurice McLeod

Show & Tell

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting

1992-01-21

Rev. Maurice McLeod

Show & Tell

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting

1991-01-15

Committee Chairs

Business

Qunite Living Centre

Annual General Meeting

1990-01-16

Committee Chairs

Business

Qunite Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1989-11-07

Committee Chairs

Business

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1988-11-15

Writers

Award-winning projects

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1988-05-17

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1988-01-19

Committee Chairs

Business

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1987-11-17

Local Writers

Award-winning projects

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1987-10-01

Past Presidents, etc.

Society's 30th Birthday Party

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1987-05-19

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1987-01-20

Committee Chairs

Business

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1986-11-18

Local Writers

Award-winning projects

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1986-06-08

 

Completion of Archives Project

Corby Library

General Meeting

1986-05-20

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1986-01-21

Committee Chairs

Business

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1985-09-17

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1985-06-04

Various writers, etc.

Salute to Nick & Helma Mika & Co.

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1985-01-15

Committee Chairs

Business

Quinte Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1984-09-18

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Quinte Living Centre

General Meeting

1984-01-17

Committee Chairs

Business

Qunite Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1983-09-20

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Qunite Living Centre

General Meeting

1983-01-18

Committee Chairs

Business

Qunite Living Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1982-09-21

Students

Award ceremony for Students participating in HCHS's Historical Project Competition

Corby Library

General Meeting

1982-01-19

Lois Foster

Dundas Street Sites

Rec. Centre

Annual General Meeting & Banquet

1981-05-12

Several Authors

Autograph Party

Corby Library

Joint Meeting

1981-01-28

 

Business

Q.M. School

Annual General Meeting

1980-01-29

 

Business

Glanmore

Annual General Meeting

1979-10-23

 

Future of Society's Artefacts

Glanmore

General Meeting

1979-01-23

 

Business

Glanmore

Annual General Meeting

1978-09-26

 

Museum Operation by HCHS

Glanmore

General Meeting

1978-08-06

 

Plaque Dedication

Madoc

Joint Meeting

1978-07-01

Lee Jourard & Company

Dedication of Belleville Plaque

Victoria Park

Joint Meeting

1978-01-17

 

Committee Reports, etc.

Glanmore

Annual General Meeting

1977-10-23

Sylvia Logue, etc.

Unveiling plaque at Stone Church

Sidney Township

Joint Meeting

1977-10-18

D. Pigden

Madoc's Centennial etc.

Madoc

Joint Meeting

1977-09-20

 

Queen's U. Art Conservation Program.

Glanmore

General Meeting

1977-01-18

Gerry Boyce

Suggestions for Centennial '78

Glanmore

Annual General Meeting

1976-07-31

Gerry Boyce

Dedication of Hastings Road Plaque

Ormsby

Joint Meeting

1976-06-03

 

Film: "Olympiad"

Glanmore

Joint Meeting

1976-03-23

 

 

Glanmore

Annual General Meeting

1975-06-17

 

Show & Tell

Glanmore

General Meeting

1975-05-20

 

Film: "The Magnificent Ambersons"

Glanmore

General Meeting

1975-03-18

 

Film: "Heritage”

Glanmore

General Meeting

1973-07-08

 

Pool party for Museum Workers

Morgans

General Meeting

1973-07-07

Various officials

Opening of Hastings County Museum

Glanmore

General Meeting

1972-10-01

Past presidents, etc.

15th Birthday Party of the Society

Museum

General Meeting

1972-04-26

 

Tea for "Hutton of Hastings"

Museum

General Meeting

1972-01-12

 

Wine / Cheese Party to Open Museum

Museum

Annual General Meeting

1970-10-15

 

Discussion re: move to Glanmore

Corby Library

General Meeting

1970-10-01

 

Coffee Party

Museum

General Meeting

1968-05-17

 

Wine / Cheese Party to Open Museum

Museum

General Meeting

1967-09-19

 

Party to announce "Historic Hastings"

Museum

General Meeting

1964-11-16

Jack Farrell

Visit to blacksmith shop

Blessington

General Meeting

1961-08-09

 

Opening of Hastings County Museum

Hastings County Museum

Museum

1960-08-01

 

 

Fair Ground

Display

1959-08-23

Gerry Boyce

John. W. Meyers Plaque Dedication

Victoria Park

Joint Event

1959-08-01

 

 

Fair Ground

General Meeting

1958-08-01

 

 

Fair Ground

Display

1958-06-02

Don Rodgers

Stirling Centennial

Shire Hall

HCHS Annual General Meeting & Display

1957-10-01

 

Formation of Society

City Hall

General Meeting

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