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Reid's Corners WI Learning Chair 2 
ImagesWas Contributed?  2013  story by Online paper The Kincardine Record
Reid's Corners WI Learning Chair 1 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    BBFG photo -caption Members of Reid's Corners Women's Institute gather round the Learning Chair they have donated to the Bruce Botanical Food Garden in Ripley: back L Brenda Ramsdale, Ruby Walden, Alberta Munro, Judy Snobelen, Lucille Fischer, Linda Campbell, Nancy Copeland, Ellen Waye; front L...
Reid's Corner's WI Community Hall 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Reid's Corner's Community Hall As early as 1927 the Reid's Corners branch of FWIO was encouraging the Township of Huron to erect a new hall in their community. When no action had been taken due to the intervention of the Depression and WWII, the members decided in May 1947 to take matters into...
Reid's Corners WI  Memorial Tablet 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Pine River Church Presbyterian/United Memorial Tablet In 1919 the Reid's Corners Women's Institute gave $125 toward the installation of a Memorial Tablet in Pine River Presbyterian Church. Unfortunately the tablet itself has been lost to history, perhaps not relocated after a new church was...
Reid's Corners WI Hospital Ward 
ImagesNewspapersPlacesWas Contributed?  "Reid's Corners WI Hospital Ward," The Kincardine Independent, March 1976  Kincardine Hospital as it first appeared then some 50 years later as Kincardine and District Hospital. It is now of South Bruce Grey Health Services. Pictures taken from Tweedsmuir History.
Plaque - Location of First District Annual of Renfrew South 
ImagesWas Contributed?    "To commemorate the First District Annual of South Renfrew Women's Institute held in Burnstown June 4, 1914" Erected June 4, 1973 by Renfrew South District at Burnstown United Church.
Nobleton WI's involvement in Local Parks 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?  2003  Top: Hill Farm Meadow Park , showing bench in background. Middle: Plaque on bench marking 95th anniversary Bottom: Plaque in Cherry Park, acknowledging Community Partners
QUEEN'S LINE WOMEN'S INSTITUTE HALL NORTH RENFREW DISTRICT 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    This hall started out as a Holiness Movement Church built in 1898. In 1961, the Queen's Line Women's Institute bought this building for $200. to be used as a community centre This hall was used for euchre parties, baby showers, bridal showers, wedding anniversaries, a fashion show, an artist...
Glasgow WI Cairn 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?  1968  This cairn marks the site of the first school of Section 13 McNab. Built in 1868. The Glasgow Women's Institute erected the cairn in 1968. The cairn is located on the corner of Calabogie Road and Anderson Road in the township of McNab/Braeside.
Glasgow WI Cairn 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?  1968  This cairn marks the site of the first school of Section 13 McNab. Built in 1868. The Glasgow Women's Institute erected the cairn in 1968. The cairn is located on the corner of Calabogie Road and Anderson Road in the township of McNab/Braeside.
Nobleton Community Hall 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    Nobleton Community Hall. located in York Centre WI district Top: Under Construction Back in the Thirties. Bottom: 1986 Nobleton Community Hall is truly a "community" place. It was built in 1936 by volunteer labour with materials purchased through fundraising.The accomplishment of building a...
Elgin County Pioneer Museum 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    The Elgin County Pioneer Museum, 32 Talbot Street, St Thomas was founded in 1957. www.elgincounty.ca/archives (Click on "Collections" in blue banner menu; click on blue"on-line database"; in search line, type in "elgin county pioneer museum- there are 239 results. i.e. things in...
Blakeney Plaque unveiling 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    On Nov.7,2010 the Mayor of Mississippi Mills,Al Lunney and the President of Ramsay W.I., Cindy Zorgel unveiled a plaque at the Blakeney Park at the bridge over the Mississippi River, in Lanark County near Pakenham. It showed the locations of the over a dozen mills and shops in early times.
Kilmartin Cemetery, Municipality of Central Elgin 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    In April 1960, committee of Yarmouth Glen WI met with Yarmouth Township Council regarding a cleanup of Kilmartin cemetery. This resulted in a $50 annual grant given to the branch for upkeep and maintenance of the cemetery. At this time, all markers were removed and the ground leveled. Further...
Kilmartin Cemetery Dedication- Yarmouth Glen WI 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?    Yarmouth Glen Women's Institute undertook a restoration project at Kilmartin Cemetery following a dedication ceremony on June 23, 1963. Please also see another submission on this topic for more information.
Wellman's Women's Institute Hall 
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Farnham Cemetery WI 100th Anniversary Bench 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    To celebrate Arkell WI's 100th Anniversary we dedicated a bench in Farnham Cemetery. Previously Arkell WI supported the Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967. See other photos of gates and plaques
Farnham Cemetery 1967 Gate - Plaque 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967 to celebrate the Centennial. See other photos of gates and 1931 plaque
Farnham Cemetery 1967 Gate 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967 to celebrate the Centennial. See other photos of plaques.
Farnham Cemetery Gate 1931 - Plaque 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Arkell WI supported the Farnham Cemetery by providing the funds to build the gate in 1931 and again in 1967 to celebrate the Centennial. See other photos showing the full gate and the 1967 plaque.
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