The Elgin Historical Society

Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903
Exploration of the Great Lakes, 1669–1670. Translated and edited by James H. Coyne. Toronto: Ontario Historical Society, 1903

The Elgin Historical Society can trace its roots to the Elgin Historical & Scientific Institute, founded in 1891. Throughout the years the Society has sought to preserve and promote the history of Elgin County. We continue that tradition today.

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EHS Sports Night - Curling in St. Thomas

Detail REO Challenge Cup 1914
Detail REO Challenge Cup 1914
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:30pm

The Elgin Historical Society presents a look back at the game of Curling in St. Thomas. Long time Curler, Club member and instructor Barbara Jones will outline the history of the St. Thomas Curling Club founded in the 1950s. Society Past President, Pete Sheridan will give a brief introduction discussing the earlier Curling clubs and rinks of St. Thomas.

 

Elgin County Museum, 450 Sunset Dr, St Thomas, Lower Level