Local History Road Show

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Paris Branch
2nd Floor Program Room

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. September 26th - County of Brant Public Library, Paris Branch 
2. October 30th - Burford Township Museum (141 Harley Rd., Harley)
3. November 28th – South Dumfries Museum (36 Main St. S., St. George)

Topics at the September 26th event are as follows:
B.Bell & Son Agricultural Works 
South Dumfries Historical Society
Brantwood Farms and the Pate Letter Collection 
County of Brant Public Library
Discovering Dr. O: The life of "Peter Martin" Oronhyatekha 
Ontario Genealogical Society, Brant County Branch
Grand Valley Metermen’s Collection 
Brant Museum & Archives
The Harley General Store 
Burford Township Historical Society
The Wreck of the Apollo: An Immigration Adventure 
Paris Museum & 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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