Local History Road Show

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Brant OGS Building - Smokey Hollow

Event Details

Learn about a wide variety of local history topics via lightning lectures presented by local history organizations. A full list of topics for each session will be released leading up to the event dates. Session dates and locations as follows:
1. Wednesday, April 3rd - Brant OGS Building at Smokey Hollow (118 Powerline Road, Brantford) 
2. Thursday, May 2nd - Myrtleville House Museum (34 Myrtleville Dr, Brantford)

Topics and organizations for the April 3rd event are as follows:

Making Connections between our Communities: George Foster and Sons Collection 
Brant Museum and Archives

Over a Century of Connections 
Bell Homestead National Historical Site

Local Women's Wartime Contributions 
Canadian Military Heritage Museum

Glenhyrst – Brantford’s Hidden Jewel 
Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant

William Dickson and Blue Lake 
Ontario Genealogical Society, Brant County Branch

Lewis Howell Wood's WWI Victory Medal 
South Dumfries Historical Society

Free Program/Registration Required

Program Policies

Cancellation of Program by the Library

  • Registrants will be notified of a cancelled program as early as possible.
  • All fees paid will be refunded.

Cancellation of Registration by the Registrant

  • Registrants will notify the Library immediately if they are unable to attend. 
  • Cancellations received less than one week before the program date will not receive a refund. 
  • Registrants who miss or forget a program will not receive a refund. 


  • The Library is a public space. Attendance at Library Programs and events constitutes consent to be photographed for County of Brant Public Library publicity purposes. 
  • Names of individuals will be used in photograph captions only with express written consent on a Photo Permission Form.

Event Type(s): Adult Programs, Teen Programs, Outreach Programs, Seniors' Programs
Age Group(s): Adults (18+), Teens (13-18), Seniors (55+)
Gary Jermy
(519) 442-2433

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