April Meeting

Fashion & Function: The Newmarket Historical Society presents at Riverwalk Commons Lion’s Hall on Wednesday, April 19th, 7:30pm  Julia Oaks from the Pickering Historical Society. She will be presenting a look at dress through the ages, with a special focus on 1837 and what women wore at the time of the Rebellion in Upper Canada. Admission is free. New members to the Newmarket Historical Society are always welcome at the monthly meetings, the annual fee is $15.

March Meeting

Come celebrate the entertainment history of Newmarket at The Riverwalk Commons Lion’s Hall on March 19th at 7:30pm as the Newmarket Historical Society presents “Entertainment Newmarket”. Rick MacLeod will be talking about his research into the popular music heard in theatres, night clubs, coffee houses and  concert halls.  Everyone is welcome. The Historical Society meets every third Wednesday of the month except for July, August and December. Admission is free. New members to the Newmarket Historical Society are always welcome at the monthly meetings, the annual fee is $15.

March 2014

Rick MacLeod had about fifty people come out on an unseasonably cold and wet night for an interesting survey of Newmarket entertainment.

Newmarket Historical Society February Monthly Public Meeting

Join Erin Cerenzia and the Newmarket Historical Society at The Riverwalk Commons Lion’s Hall at 7:30 pm as she presents her talk The Time Traveler’s Life: To Europe and Back. Ms. Cerenzia recently graduated from Western with a Master’s degree in History and will be will be discussing her research on World War I veteran Thomas Jaffray Robertson Jr., a fallen solider she discovered through her research in the Newmarket Historical Society’s Archives. Included will be her trip to European World War I monuments and battlefields that was part of her research. Everyone is welcome. The Historical Society meets every third Wednesday of the month except for July, August and December. Admission is free. New members to the Newmarket Historical Society are always welcome at the monthly meetings, the annual fee is $15.

Erin Cerenzia address the February meeting.

Erin Cerenzia addressed over sixty people in the February meeting at Riverwalk Commons.