New Book Available
Heckman’s Canadian Pacific: A Photographic Journey
by Ralph Beaumont


2015-2016 Meetings

September Meeting

When: Tues. Sept. 22, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Simcoe County Museum
Speaker: Donna Wice
Lake Simcoe a Heritage Lake and the Emily May


October Meeting

When: Tues. Oct. 20, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Simcoe County Museum
Speaker: Patricia Watson – Author
TopicPrinces in the Wilderness
Historical fiction account of settlement by early pioneers in Tecumseth township from 1817 – 1837


 November Meeting
Joint Meeting with the Barrie Legion and the Barrie Historical Association

When: Tues. Nov. 17, 2015
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Royal Canadian Legion, Dr. W.C. (Bill) Little M.M. Branch 147
410 St. Vincent St. Barrie
SpeakerMajor John Fisher
Topic: The history of, and the upcoming celebration marking the 150th Anniversary of the Grey and Simcoe Foresters


Summer Events

Coldwater Canadian Heritage Museum
1474 Woodrow Rd.

bullet June, July and August
DEVON TEA will be served each Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. throughout 

Enjoy the unique experience of enjoying a Devon Tea consisting of a pot of tea, freshly baked biscuits accompanied by butter, whipped cream, Devon cream and strawberry jam all served on fine china in the 1840 homestead.   $8.00 pp (cash only please)



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SCHA Mailing Address

Send items to:
The Correspondence Secretary
Simcoe County Historical Association
P.O. Box 144
Barrie, ON L4M 4S9

Simcoe County Genealogy Help

Simcoe County Archives
1149 Highway 26
R.R. #2
Minesing, ON L0L 1Y2
Phone: (705) 726-9331
Toll Free: 1-866-893-9300
Fax: (705) 725-5341
Email: archives@simcoe.ca
Open Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm

Simcoe County Branch – Ontario Genealogical Society

2013-2014 Association Member Meetings

Monthly meetings are scheduled on the 3rd Tuesday in:
May - AGM

Membership Information

Annual Membership fee:
- Single or Institutional: $12.00
- Couple or Family: $15.00

Please join the S.C.H.A. by
contacting Earl Elliott, Membership Chair by phone: 705-734-9808
or by e-mail: earl.elliott@rogers.com