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January 21: Early NB Scientists & Innovation

Richard Yeomans, University of New Brunswick JANUARY 21 VIRTUAL Presentation, “A Constant Atmosphere of Science” Reflections on Early New Brunswick Scientists and Innovation 7 pm, Thursday, January 21, 2021 VIA Zoom Contact us for the ZOOM Link (January 13, 2021 – Fredericton, NB) The life and exploits of New Brunswick’s early scientists and [...]

By |2021-01-16T17:42:50-04:00January 16th, 2021|Museum News|0 Comments

Christmas During the 1918 Flu Epidemic

Dr. Jane Jenkins How New Brunswickers marked Christmas 1918 in the midst of a deadly Influenza Pandemic will be the focus of the York Sunbury Historical Society's December virtual speaker series featuring historian Dr. Jane Jenkins. Carolling in a Crisis: Christmas in New Brunswick during the 1918 Influenza Epidemic will be held via ZOOM [...]

By |2020-12-08T13:05:15-04:00December 8th, 2020|Museum News|0 Comments

The Urban Battle for Ortona

VIRTUAL Presentation on The Urban Battle for ORTONA 7 pm, Thursday, November 19, 2020 VIA Zoom Contact us for the ZOOM Link The Urban Battle for Ortona during the Italian Campaign will be the focus of the upcoming York Sunbury Historical Society's virtual speaker series featuring historian Major Jayson Geroux. This LIVE event is FREE [...]

By |2020-11-18T20:58:06-04:00November 18th, 2020|Museum News|0 Comments

Ortona Battle of the Gully

Capt. David C. Hughes VIRTUAL Presentation on ORTONA’S Battle of The Gully 7 pm, Thursday, November 12, 2020 VIA Zoom The Battle of the Gully, one of most punishing battles of the Italian Campaign at Ortona, will be the focus of Captain David C. Hughes LIVE presentation in the York Sunbury Historical Society’s [...]

By |2020-11-11T21:21:33-04:00November 11th, 2020|Museum News|0 Comments

Transcription Project News!

Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 6 THANK YOU! WE HAVE ENOUGH TRANSCRIBERS BUT WE DO NEED VOLUNTEERS WITH EXPERIENCE MANAGING ON LINE PROJECTS! A HUGE SHOUT OUT and THANKS to the hundreds of people from all over the world who offered to help us with the Archival Transcription project. That's the [...]

By |2020-08-05T14:00:34-03:00April 13th, 2020|Museum News|0 Comments

Black History of St. Peter’s Anglican Parish

Dr Hebb is a graduate of King's College (BA in history) and Dalhousie (MA in Classics) in Halifax. He secured a PhD in Theology and Church History from the Univ. of Wales in 2004. The fascinating Black history of New Brunswick's only non-segregated Anglican church will be the subject of a presentation by [...]

By |2019-11-15T12:05:19-04:00November 15th, 2019|Museum News|0 Comments

Greg Kennedy Acadians of the St. John River

Gregory Kennedy is Associate Professor and Research Director of the Acadian Studies Institute at the Université de Moncton Acadians of the St. John River Speaker Series: A Path Not Taken: the Middle Ground along the Wolastoq/St. John River, 1654-1690 by Gregory Kennedy The failure to achieve middle ground between 17th century Indigenous, French [...]

By |2019-11-04T16:44:08-04:00November 4th, 2019|Museum News|1 Comment

Talk on Ripples Internment Camp

The experiences of European refugees and prisoners at the Ripples Internment Camp near Minto will be the focus of historian Ed Caissie's talk at the York Sunbury Historical Society's monthly speaker series. This event is FREE and takes place at 7 pm, Thursday, October 17, 2019 at Government House, 51 Woodstock Road. The Ripples Internment [...]

By |2019-10-17T13:58:48-03:00October 17th, 2019|Museum News|0 Comments

Members Art Show October 4-25

All Members of the Historical Society are invited to submit two to four (2- 4) works for display in the Gallery until October 25. The works will be for exhibition only unless the member wishes to have the items for sale, and “For sale by artist along with the contact information” can be noted on [...]

By |2019-09-23T23:25:22-03:00September 23rd, 2019|Museum News|0 Comments
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