June 20, 2019

“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 and beverages that were part of how our ancestors celebrated¬†important events until about 1950.¬†Following her presentation, refreshments are served providing a time of fellowship for members and guests.


  1. The latest newsletter has been posted for May/June 2011. Remember if you would like the newsletter sent to you by email please sign up!! We are continuing our mailings as well. If you would rather only receive the email version please let us know. See you at our next meeting.

  2. The latest newsletter has been posted for November/Decmber 2011. You may want to have a look and learn about past Christmas traditions and test out the yummy recipe printed there as well. Enjoy the holidays and Happy New Year Everyone!

  3. The new Executive Committee has been nominated and voted in on January 16th, 2012. Thank you to everyone for taking part and for stepping up to the plate once again. Thank you to those who are renewing their terms once again and thank you for the new members who have volunteeered to join up. It will be a great year!!

  4. Don’t forget to take part in the observance of the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812. There are many events planned this year. You can virtually take your pick as to where and when you want to join in with the ceremonies and festivities. We have added a link for your information on our home page.