Monday, May 27th, 2019
Camp Fortune Main Lodge, 300 chemin Dunlop, Chelsea, QC
Bar Opens at 5:30 p.m., Dinner at 6:15 p.m.
Buffet Dinner (taxes & tip included) - $50.00
Launch of the 45th volume of Up the Gatineau! (pick up your free member copy)
Presentation of awards recognizing members and others in the community for significant contributions to the Society or to local history.
Irish language scholar and award-winning author Danny Doyle will be our featured after-dinner speaker. A two-time speaker at our monthly talks, Danny returns for a special evening of Irish Gaelic songs and poetry recital, interspersed with highlights of his recent research on the Irish language in the Gatineau Valley and its sad demise. A fluent Irish speaker, Danny is also a sean-nós singer, uilleann piper, and a published Gaelic poet for which he has earned awards.
Reservations have been closed. Contact Suzanne Gibeault at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a change to your reservation. Pay by cash/cheque at the door.
Bill McGee Presentation
Finding Traces of the Early Settlers in Pre-Gatineau Park.
GVHS Library subject and author bibliographies.
Then and Now
now includes images of Chelsea in addition to Wakefield.
Online Image Bank
now has 3,321 images.
Walking in the Footsteps of Philemon Wright by Rick Henderson
Low Municipality - Reflections of the Past by Don Kealey
A Collection of Works by Florence Helena McGillivray by Bill Allen
Touring Historic Wakefield by Norma Geggie