Preserving the Past

Protecting the Present
Enlightening the Future

Keith Shier presenting the
History of the Shier Family Farm.

Museum is OPEN!!!

Saturdays and Sundays - 1 to 4 p.m.

Tours and weekday visits by appointment

Official Opening Ceremony of the Blacksmith and Carriage Shop

21 Laidlaw Street South

Starting at 12:00 p.m. with the
Official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony starting at 12:30 p.m.

Cannington & Area
Historical Society

The Cannington & Area
Historical Society was
established in 1977.
We are proud to be
40 years strong in our community!



               Blacksmith Shop and Museum
                      2017 Season Clean-up!

Canada Day at the
Museum with the Beatty's


Saturday June 3rd to September 3rd

Sunday August 27th
starting at 9:00 a.m. till noon
at the Cannington Legion

 Monday September 11th at 7:30 p.m. 

Legion Breakfast
The Ladies Auxiliary is kindly hosting a fundraising  breakfast  in support
of our Society.

Please join us and bring your family and friend  -  Adult $ 7.50   Youth $ 5.00

Saturday September 30th at 12:00 p.m.


General Meetings are held at the

"Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 186" -  72 Peace Street - MacLeod Park

Everyone is welcome to attend - meetings are free.

Several accessible hearing options are available thanks to funding from

Employment and Social Development Canada.

Coming Soon!

MP Jamie Schmale ... receiving a Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Project Update!