SCHA General Meetings
Date: Thursday, October 27 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Barrie City Hall- Huronia Room
Speaker: Susan Antler
Topic: Restoration of the Utopia Grist Mill and Conservation Park
Future Meetings will be announced as soon as the executive arranges the speakers and dates.
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 15th
– 7:30 p.m.
Location: Simcoe County Museum
Master Warrant Officer (MWO) Dean Henley of the Grey &Simcoe Foresters Regiment
Telling the Story of a Grey &Simcoe Forester of Today
as they celebrate their
150th Anniversary of the Regiment
- Tues. Oct. 18 – The Northwest Rebellion and the York-Simcoe Foresters – with former MWO, Darcy Murray presenting
- Tues. Nov. 15 – Telling the Story of a G&S Forester of Today as told by MWO Dean Henley
- Tues. Nov. 29 – A Canadian & Simcoe County Perspective on The WWI Battles of 1916: St. Eloi, Mt. Sorrel and The Somme with G&S Forester, Regimental Museum Associate presented by Steve Glover, Barrie Legion Historian
Share Your WWI Story
The Canada’s History website – Canada’s Great War Album is asking for you to Submit Your Story by sending them scanned WWI photos, letters, or mementos from your family’s collection and they will include them on this website. From the front lines to the homefront — help ensure these great Canadians are never forgotten.
Have a look at stories that have already been submitted. Read about fascinating stories such as Hidden Messages and Code Words used in letters home and how members of a family served overseas and others had to stay behind to support war efforts on the homefront.
Prepare for Remembrance Day
Shop at the Legion Poppy Store
or contact your local legion to see if they have these items in stock.