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FYI: Notice for Quinte Branch Crouse-Wanamaker Lecture

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society proudly presents Historian and Author, Gerry Boyce. 

Mr. Boyce will be speaking about the project to update his book, “Historic Hastings,” which was first published in 1967:

“A lot has happened in the 45 years since Historic Hastings was published.” Mr. Boyce’s new book will highlight events of the past four decades and will be a companion volume to the original publication.

Date: Saturday, January 19, 2013

Time: 1:00 pm

Location: Quinte West Pubic Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton (map)

Brief Overview: Mr. Boyce, who lives in Belleville, spent more than three decades in the education field, was instrumental in establishing several local museums and the Hastings County Historical Society. Mr. Boyce is currently a heritage advisor and workshop co-ordinator for the Hastings County Historical Society’s Heritage Centre in Cannifton. Historic Hastings is scheduled to be reprinted with an updated index.

Everyone Welcome.  Bring a Friend.

For more information, please visit the Quinte Branch website: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/meetings.htm

This is the premiere event of the year for Quinte Branch. Don’t miss it!