Posts Tagged ‘Sandra Joyce’

Notice for Halton-Peel Branch Meeting

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2014

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium) 20 Navy St., Oakville, ON

Speaker: Sandra Joyce

Topic: “The Street Arab – The Story of a British Home Child”

Brief Overview: Sandra Joyce is the Executive Director, Canada for the British Home Children Advocacy and Research Association. She is also the author of “The Street Arab – The Story of A British Home Child.”

Contact Info: http://www.haltonpeel.ogs.on.ca/

Notice for Elgin County Branch Meeting

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Date: Monday November 25, 2013

Time: 7:30 pm

Location: St. Thomas Public Library, 153 Curtis Street, St. Thomas

Topic: The British Home Child

Speaker: Author Sandra Joyce.

Contact Info: https://sites.google.com/site/elginbranchogs/

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2013

Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton

Topic: “British Home Children”

Speaker: Sandra Joyce

Everyone welcome, free admission.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Upcoming Heritage Event at Lambton Room Archives: British Home Child Presentation & Reading

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Date: Sunday, November 18, 2012

Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Location: Sarnia Library Theatre, 124 Christina St., S, Sarnia (map)

Join Canadian author Sandra Joyce as she discusses the plight of the British Home Child and her personal connection. Her novel, The Street Arab, is based on her father’s life, a home boy sent to Canada from Scotland in 1925. A question and answer period will follow.

Admission is free.

Contact Info: http://www.lclmg.org/lclmg/Museums/LambtonRoom/tabid/110/Default.aspx

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Notice for Kingston Branch Meeting

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Date: October 20, 2012

Time: 10 a.m.

Location: Kingston Frontenac Public Library, 130 Johnson St., Kingston

Title of Talk: “The Street Arab, The Story of a British Home Child”

Speaker: Sandra Joyce

Contact Info: www.ogs.on.ca/kingston