July 21, 2019

Archives for April 4, 2019

Ellin Bessner Joins Us Monday, April 15, 2019 at 7:30 pm

The Richmond Hill Historical Society is very excited to welcome author and journalist Ellin Bessner to our next meeting on Monday, April 15th at 7:30 pm. In her new book, Double Threat: Canadian Jews, the Military, and World War II, Ellin spent six years researching, travelling and interviewing over 300 veterans and their families, to […]

Remembering the Fun of Mid-century Snow Games in Richmond Hill

Originally published in the Richmond Hill Liberal (January 2019) by Andrea Kulesh, President You don’t have to go back too far in time to see playing outside in wintertime has changed considerably. As a child from the 1950s, I have wonderful memories of playing in the snow. Sounds of snow crunching and the scuffing of […]