Balsam Hill Women's Institute


Description
Media Type:
Group
Item Type:
Branches, chapters, etc.
Description:
Balsam Hill is a farming community situated in Admaston Township in Renfrew County. It is named after the township’s first post office and is the only remaining branch in the township.
Balsam Hill has its own museum; a one-room school that classes from Renfrew County visit each spring to see what it was like to be a student in a one-room school. IT is a living museum.
Balsam Hill W.I.’s Tweedsmuir History is composed of two volumes of W.I. history and events and 16 books of community history, divided into various topics and timeframes.
Notes:
Active: No
Amalgamated: Yes, in 2007 with Horton North WI
Dates:
1946 - 2007
Subject(s):
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.48341 Longitude: -76.81613
Location of Original:
Member's Home
Contact
Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario
 
 
 
552 Ridge Road
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
905-662-2691
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Balsam Hill Women's Institute


Balsam Hill is a farming community situated in Admaston Township in Renfrew County. It is named after the township’s first post office and is the only remaining branch in the township.
Balsam Hill has its own museum; a one-room school that classes from Renfrew County visit each spring to see what it was like to be a student in a one-room school. IT is a living museum.
Balsam Hill W.I.’s Tweedsmuir History is composed of two volumes of W.I. history and events and 16 books of community history, divided into various topics and timeframes.