February 18, 2019

Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of the 1837-38 Upper Canada Rebellion

Join us for this exciting workshop to explore different aspects of the Upper Canada Rebellion in 1837-38. The Richmond Hill Historical Society is hosting this workshop with Ontario Historical Society speakers. Beginning at 9:00 for registration, there will be four speakers speaking to  different topics related to the rebellion. The workshop will be located in the historic […]

January / February 2013 Newsletter

January / February Newsletter: It is the dawn of a new year – 2013! As my Presidency continues, let’s all look forward to continued success in our ongoing projects and new local initiatives. As our Town grows, it is important to maintain our mission. The objectives of the RHHS are: to preserve in our present […]

Ted Barris

Ted Barris, Author, Broadcaster and Professor presented an evening program describing his book about Vimy. Comments made after the program included many where the members were quite taken with the method in which he described the process leading up to the battle at Vimy on April 12-16, 1916. His physicality allowed you to be drawn into the description […]

2011 September/October Newsletter

The 2011 September/October newsletter has been posted. It’s packed full of news and articles of all of our latest activities. Please keep in mind that if you wish to submit an article, photo or a just one paragraph of interest, we would more than glad to include in a newsletter. We encourage members to submit […]

“Celebrating the Royal Wedding”

Our April 2011 meeting was very entertaining. The speaker none other than our own member Norman McMullen who brought a fine selection of his Royal Commemoratives for everyone to enjoy. He spilled the beans on little known “secrets” of past incidents at Royal weddings and Royal faux pas that were very funny. Some of the more odd commemoratives […]

2011 May June Newsletter

The 2011 May June Newsletter has been posted. If you wish to have the newsletter sent to you on-line instead of by mail, please sign up for our bi-monthly issues. We will be continuing to mail out newsletters, unless you decline to have one arriving in the mail. Enjoy our latest publication!

“Feasting & Fasting”

Please join us on Monday May 16, at 8:00 p.m. as the Richmond Hill Historical Society proudly presents Dorothy Duncan discussing her latest book, “Feasting & Fasting”. Dorothy is a well-known Canadian author and has lectured internationally on Canada’s heritage foods and customs. Her latest book, “Feasting & Fasting” is an introduction to the foods […]