Join HSO on the afternoon of Sunday, July 30 to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Historical Society of Ottawa.
WHERE: Beechwood Cemetery (Main Building)
WHEN: Sunday, July 30 @ 2 p.m.
> Connie Gunn, author of a Masters thesis on the history of the Women’s Canadian Historical Society will present a talk about he HSO’s beginnings
> The Paul Weber Trio will entertain with songs of Ottawa’s history
> Nick McCarthy will lead a walking tour focusing on significant figures from the WCHSO/HSO’s past
> For those not opting for the walking tour, James Powell will present a talk “Weird and Wacky Tales from Ottawa’s Past”
Special guests: Albert Dumont & Phil Jenkins
Enjoy refreshments, win prizes, meet old (and new!) friends.
All are welcome!