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Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month from September to November and January to May at the Carnegie building at the corner of Adelaide and Ontario Streets at 7:30 p.m., unless otherwise indicated below.

Membership runs from September 1st to August 31st, and includes meetings, three newsletters and GHS supported activities. Annual membership is $18.00 for a single membership, $25.00 for a family.  The Society is a registered charity with Canada Revenue Agency and issues tax receipts for donations (not membership fees) in excess of $10.


Everyone is welcome to attend the meetings.   Bring a friend or come meet a new one! 




Meetings Schedule for the 2016-2017 Season:


Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. - St. Andrew's Anglican Church Parish Hall, 7 St. Andrews Avenue, Grimsby

   Pie Social and Entertainment : Del Lord - learn about Canadian film director and actor, from Grimsby,  best known as a director of Three Stooges films


Wednesday October 19, 2016 at 7:30pm - Carnegie Building, 25 Adelaide Street, Grimsby

      John Deere Celebrates 40 Years in Grimsby presented by Robert Young, John Deere Canada


Wednesday November 16, 2016 at 7:30pm - Carnegie Building, 25 Adelaide Street, Grimsby

       The Erland Lee Museum:  A National Historic Site and the 1897 Birthplace of the Women's Institute presented by Alyssa Gomori, Curator, Erland Lee Museum Home


Wednesday January 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm - Grimsby Museum, Murray Street, Grimsby

       Places We Call Home: The Changing Styles in Grimsby presented by Shannon Kyles, Department of Architecture, Mohawk College 


Wednesday February 15 at 7:30 pm - Location TBA

        The Burlington Beach Canal Lighthouse presented by Stewart Patchm BCL Group 


Wedensday March 15, 2017 at 7:30pm - Location TBA

     Willowbank House and School presented by Crystal Bossio, Director, Willowbank National Historic Site & School 


Wednesday April 19, 2017 at 7:30pm - Location TBA

        Canada Cycle & Motor Company: The CCM Story presented by John McKenty, author 


Wednesday May 17, 2017  at 6:30 - Location TBA

        Pot Luck Supper; AGM; GHS Trivia Challenge





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