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Country Manor Bench 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?  1990  To mark their 60th anniversary, the Maple Grove Women's Institute went to Cambridge Manor, a new nursing home in our area and asked if there was anything we could contribute to the home as our outreach into the community. They had a member who was living there at the time. The Manor suggested a...
WI Centennial Planter 
ImagesPlacesWas Contributed?  1967  The Maple Grove W. I. in Waterloo District marked Canada's Centennial by having a planter built at the old one room Riverbank School at the corner of the Preston Breslau highway and Riverbank Dr. At the time it had been converted into the Regional Library. It has since been the Regional labs and...
Canada 150 Art Tree Project - Burnstown W.I. 
ImagesObjectsWas Contributed?  2016  Burnstown Women's Institute Theme 6: Community organization Township: Mc Nab / Braeside, Ontario Volunteer hours: 30 Our story: In 1911 our Institute branch was the first one in the Renfrew South District, and we have been going strong ever since! We have 26 members ranging from 30...
Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F1 1964-96 
Texts  Amherst Island Women's Institute, "Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F1 1964-96," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)  Amherst Island near Kingston Ontario is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away", often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in Lennox and Addington County. It has...
Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F2 1964-96 
Texts  Amherst Island Women's Institute, "Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F2 1964-96," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)  This volume is a continuation of Volume 1: Amherst Island near Kingston Ontario is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away", often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in...
Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F3 1964-96 
Texts  Amherst Island Women's Institute, "Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 1 F3 1964-96," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario)  This is the conclusion of Volume 1: Amherst Island near Kingston Ontario is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away", often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in Lennox...
Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 2 F1 1980-96 
Texts  Amherst Island Women's Institute, "Amherst Island Tweedsmuir History, Volume 2 F1 1980-96," Tweedsmuir Community History Collections (Stoney Creek, ON: Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario), 1997  Volume 2, Part 1 of 3: Amherst Island near Kingston Ontario is a community of over four hundred comprised mostly of farmers and retirees from "away", often Toronto or Ottawa. The Island is a component of Loyalist Township for municipal organization purposes, and is located in Lennox and...
Elgin Museum: A Vision for the Past 50 Years and Counting 
Texts  2006  This is an article that outlines the history of the Elgin County Museum from 1946 to 2006.
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
ImagesPlaces    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn.
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
ImagesPlaces    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn.
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
ImagesPlaces    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn. The Glorious Dead Ken. Church Jno....
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
Images    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn. Jarvis and Walpole War Memorial For...
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
ImagesObjectsPlaces    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn. When the Commonwealth Air Training...
Jarvis Women's Institute War Memorial 
ImagesObjectsPlaces    This cairn in Jarvis, Ontario was erected by the Jarvis Women's Institute. The group has since disbanded, but their excellent work over the years is represented by this project. Service people from WWI and WWII are named on the plaques mounted on this cairn. Honouring Our Heroic Dead World War...
West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion 
ImagesPlaces  1967  In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a project to build a pavilion. This impressive pavilion is located in Haldimand Conservation Park, near Featherstone Point. During the time of the construction of the pavilion, Haldimand County was divided into two Women's...
West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion 
ImagesPlaces  1967  In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a project to build a pavilion. This impressive pavilion is located in Haldimand Conservation Park, near Featherstone Point. During the time of the construction of the pavilion, Haldimand County was divided into two Women's...
West Haldimand District Centennial Pavilion 
ImagesObjectsPlaces  1967  In 1967, as part of Centennial Year, West Haldimand District undertook a project to build a pavilion. This impressive pavilion is located in Haldimand Conservation Park, near Featherstone Point. During the time of the construction of the pavilion, Haldimand County was divided into two Women's...
Memorial Maple Tree- Wallacetown W I 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?  2016  Top Photo: Community Hall in Wallacetown, showing location of memorial tree Bottom Photo: The Maple Tree on September 9, 2016; photo taken by Helen VanBrink
Barn Quilt at South Dunwich Community Hall 
ImagesObjectsPlacesWas Contributed?    Top Photo: South Dunwich Community Hall. Taken by Helen VanBrink, March 2012 Bottom Photo: Barn Quilt sponsored by Wallacetown W.I.
Unveiling of North Easthope Cairn with Lord and Lady Tweedsmuir, 1936 
ImagesWas Contributed?    Lord and Lady (with flowers) Tweedsmuir pose in front of the pioneer cairn - unveiled May 28, 1936. Behind them - Mary Louise McLennan and to the right of Lady Tweedsmuir (behind youngster) is Katherine McCallum - both women researched and recorded kitchen table-type history of the North Easthope...
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