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All posts for the month February, 2016

2016 History Prize – $300

 Open to all high school students resident in Glengarry County.  Submit an essay 1,000 – 2,000 words. Submissions may be in either official language. Choose your own topic on the history of Glengarry County since 1792. Closing date: 23rd April 2016  Submissions to: flockton23@outlook.com   or GHS, Box 416, Alexandria. ON. K0C 1B0

John Rae and “Political Economy” in 1834 – Speaker: David Anderson

 Member Meetings March 3, 2016 at 7:30 John Rae and “Political Economy” in 1834. Speaker: David Anderson Church-on-the-Hill, Alexandria Members $5.00 Non-Members $10.00 Information: 613-209-0202 www.glengarryhistory.ca            

A History of Maple Syrup – Speaker: Gary Ivens

  Member Meetings February 4th, 2016 at 7.30pm A History of Maple Syrup Speaker: Gary Ivens Church-on-the-Hill, Alexandria Members ??$5.00 Non-Members ??$10.00 Information: ?613-209-0202??