Lunenburg native David Mossman is a retired geologist, author and professor emeritus at Mt. Allison University. Prohibition in the USA lasted from 1921-33 but rum-running lasted until 1938. Come to hear details on this very profitable and exciting period for many living along the coasts of Atlantic Canada, including members of Mossman’s family. Everyone welcome. Non-members … Continue reading Thursday, September 22 at 7:30pm Oceans of Rum presented by David Mossman
Join Mayor Bob Taylor as he recalls the many challenges of hauling milk, in milk cans, to dairy plants from 1930 – 70. His recent book provides stories and facts about trucking and the local dairy.
Nick & Evan Densmore of Cameron’s Shipyard will give an illustrated presentation on the Katie Belle. The two cousins spent years working on their 24 metre schooner, continuing the proud tradition of shipbuilding in this area. Everyone welcome. Non-members $5.
The Bargain Basement Bookmart is moving to Fridays, 1pm-4pm. Spread the word! As always, if Barry is on site, you can check out the book selection on a drop-in basis.
The Colchester Historeum is now accepting applications for a Collections Assistant. This position is funding by the Young Canada Works Building Careers in Heritage program. For more information: http://colchesterhistoreum.ca/employment-opportunities/