The Cannington & Area
Historical Society was
established in 1977.
We are proud to be
40 years strong in our community!
Tree Planting and Museum Cleanup in May
At its 37th annual Conservation Awards ceremony on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority paid tribute to 23 individuals, businesses and groups who are working in their communities to improve our environment.
During his remarks, Aurora Mayor and LSRCA Board Chair Geoffrey Dawe spoke to the outstanding achievements of the award winners. “Each and every one of our recipients has made a positive impact on the health of our watershed, in their own community and collectively, across the entire watershed community. Tonight, we thank them, we honour them and we acknowledge that their actions are an inspiration for others."
Sunday March 10th Annual General Meeting
2:00 p.m. and Election of Officers and Directors
Sunday January 13th Show & Tell- Bring an Ancestor
2:00 p.m. A chance for members to talk about their
family history and/or show off an heirloom.
Healthy Community Award presented to
Cannington and Area
Historical Society & Cannington Horticultural Society
Sunday February 10th Brian Robert
2:00 p.m. Peter Warren Dease - "Surveying the Last Gap of the Northwest Passage"
20 volunteers planted 45 trees and shrubs with the assistance of the Lake Simcoe Conservation Authority
Preserving the Past
Protecting the Present
Enlightening the Future
Cannington & Area Historical Society