Parks Canada's Outreach in 2017
by guest speaker
John LeVatte with Engagement, Partnering and Communications at Parks Canada will discuss the agency's outreach to communities along the Rideau Canal in advance of Canada 150.
Mr. LeVatte will review the efforts to rebuild the physical infrastructure and advance the relationships with stakeholders and the public along the waterway.
7:00 pm, Tuesday November 29, 2016
Merrickville Legion, Main Street West, Merrickville
Light refreshments provided. All are Welcome to attend
Read the latest Archives Update: Spring 2016 Archives Update (PDF)
Reports from the 2015 Annual General Meeting (November 24, 2015):
During 2007, the Merrickville & District Historical Society presented a memorable series of lectures celebrating the Rideau Canal and its 175 years of history. Subjects were chosen and presented by recognized authorities who provided an entertaining and informative perspective on the Canal, its origins, its uses, its successes and failures and its people.
The series was wonderfully received - with over 200 "season tickets" sold and, on average, some 240 keen Rideau history buffs in attendance for each lecture.
View a Summary of the Series and the Thank-Yous.
We've added three (3) new photo galleries, all about the historic homes of Merrickville and area. See the History Page.
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