Next Meeting: March 17, 2016

When: Thursday, March 17th Time: 8:00 pm Where: Waldie Blacksmith Shop, 16 James Detail: The Art of Charles Wm. Jeffery Rev. Bob Brownlie will be talking about “The Art of  Charles Wm. Jeffery”, a historical illustrator, impressionist of landscapes in particular of Western Canada.

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Family Day 2016 at the Milton Historical Society, Monday Feb. 15th

NEXT EVENT When: Monday, February 15th Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Where: Waldie Blacksmith Shop, 16 James Street, Milton Details: Family Day 2016 The Milton Historical Society will be open from 10 am to 2 pm offering children’s activities which will include – games, crafts and displays.  We invite you to please

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February 2016 Meeting: Remembering Milton

When: Thursday, February 18th Time: 8:00 pm Where: Waldie Blacksmith Shop, 16 James Details: Remembering Milton Places, People and Events through slides presented by Gloria Brown, Bruce Carlin and Marsha Waldie. Join us for a delightful evening of remembering and in some cases guessing where or when these occurred in Milton’s past.  A great way to highlight

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2016 Executive of the Milton Historical Society

The following were elected as the 2016 Members of the Executive of the Milton Historical Society at the Annual General Meeting held on Thursday January 12, 2016, or appointed as a Coordinator. For the Year 2016 “Executive & Coordinators“: President:   Mandy Sedgwick Secretary:  Karin Tomosky Chambers Treasurer:  Susan Paul House

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January Meeting Reminder

Join us for the Milton Historical Society annual meeting at the Carriage room of the Waldie Blacksmith shop at 8 PM on Thursday, Jan 21st.  We will hold our annual general meeting along with elections for the MHS executive and the successful candidates will be your representatives for 2016 so

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#miltonsoldiers Was your Milton ancestor killed in WWI?

Was your Milton ancestor killed in WWI? The web site of the Milton Historical Society contains considerable detail on Milton Soldiers and in particular the Milton Soldiers of the First World War, as all of their records are in the public domain. That information is in the process of being updated

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#miltonsoldiers Service Files Updated to “Gr…”

The collection of Service Files of the Milton Soldiers of the Great War 1914-1921 has now been updated to surnames starting with “Gr…”, so the latest addition is for William Graham. The complete list of all the Milton Soldiers with the links to their Attestation Papers and Service Files is

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Milton Historical Society Blog Has Moved

Prior to December 2015, the MHS Blog was on a separate site at: https://miltonhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com/ Unfortunately, since that was a “free site” it became the target of a growing number of inappropriate advertising and spammers. We had no option but to lock it and move the blog over to our paid

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#blacksmith 2016 Blacksmith Classes

The 2016 Schedule for the Milton Historical Society’s Blacksmithing Classes has just been released. You can read the details here: 2016 Blacksmith Classes Web Page A PDF document with all the details can be downloaded directly: 2016 Blacksmith Classes PDF Download If you have any questions about the classes, please

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I have added this post so that it will appear in the options list if you have clicked on a link that has the wrong web site address – probably the old site. The error page was altered so that you should have seen this message: It seems we can’t

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