2019 Meetings & Events

  1. Family Heirlooms - To Treasure or Trash and How Qualified Appraisers Can Help
    7pm - 9pm - St. Andrews Parish Hall, 7 St Andrews Ave, Grimsby
    Join us for the annual Pie Social and speaker Kelly Juhasz, principal of Fine Art & Appraisal Services, Toronto - an art advisory and appraisal consultancy offering a range of services and fine art needs. At the end of the presentation, you will: understand the current market trends for art, antiques and collectibles and how they affect value, champion the collection of family history and stories and importance of provenance, learn when and how to decide what to keep and what to give away and recognize how a qualified ISA appraiser can save you time, money and peace of mind. Check out the GHS website landing page for more details of the meeting!
  2. Grimsby Doors Open - 10am-4pm
    Carnegie Building 25 Adelaide Street, Grimsby, Ontario
    Join the GHS volunteers at the Carnegie Building during Doors Open to explore and learn more about the Carnegie Building and the history of Communication in Grimsby. Lot's more to see and explore too!
  3. St. Catharines Public Library Genealogy Fair
    54 Church Street, St. Catharines, Ontario
    Join the GHS Archive volunteers as they host a booth at the first St. Catharines Public Library Genealogy Fair. More information coming soon!
  4. "Hamilton Proud 150" project - History of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats
    7pm-9pm - Grimsby Town Hall Chambers - 160 Livingston Ave., Grimsby
    Larry Robertson, lead on the "Hamilton Proud 150" project with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats organization, will be sharing details on the 150-year history of football in Hamilton and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. Larry will share details of uncovering the location of the meeting to found the Hamilton Foot Ball Club, the formation of the Tiger-Cats and learning about the people who have kept this team alive and progressing. We may be lucky enough to have some alumni and current players drop in for a visit too!
  5. TBC
    7pm-9pm - Grimsby Town Hall Chambers - 160 Livingston Ave., Grimsby
    Details coming soon!