In May and June of 2011, five grave marking events were held in over a dozen Planter burying grounds from Upper Stewiacke to Economy.
There is good news for property owners of heritage buildings in Truro. A new Built Heritage Grant Program is being launched this spring by the Colchester Historical Society.
Five awards will be presented by the Colchester Historical Society on Thursday, February 24, at the Heritage Night Celebration.
A conference celebrating the Year of the Planters in Cobequid is set for June 11 at the Marigold Cultural Centre.
A two-day conference in June, a historic re-enactment in July and a full year of dress up are in store for many Colchester County residents as they celebrate the Year of the Planters in Cobequid (1761-2011).