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Puslinch Historical Society regularly meets several times each year, with speakers who address the membership on topics of local historical interest.
Tuesday November 12th Meeting with guest speaker Larry Cotton, author of "Whiskey and Wickedness - Wellington and Grey"
February 2014 meeting, guest speaker Dr. Elizabeth Ritchie from The Centre for History, University of the Highlands and Islands, Dornoch, Scotland.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at the library - Joan Hug-Valeriote's documentary about selective logging on a small woodlot in Puslinch. Because of the steepness of the terrain in this woodlot, Greg Parker and his team of Belgians were used to harvest the logs, (and thus minimized damage to the land.) This documentary evokes earlier times in Puslinch.
Spirit Walk in Crown cemetery was held Tuesday, June 11, 2013.
What follows is narratives from the 4 life stories for the evening.
Richard B. Morison
May 14, 2013 Doug Larson and his Storyteller Guitar, at the library.
Annual meeting was held April 9, 2013 at the Archives in the library (Aberfoyle). Read the President's report HERE
"In Their Own Words" was held January 22, 2013 at Puslinch Historical Society archives: stories from the writings of early pioneers … selected from our archives
Donald McCaig, David Stirton, Donald McLean, John McLennan, Chris Morlock and others ... the memories of Donald Stewart … how a young girl scared off a pack of wolves & other stories…
Walking tour of Morriston, exploring the history of certain houses was held Sunday, May 27, 2012 with great attendance. This event was hosted jointly by Puslinch Historical Society and Wellington County Historical Society. To see notes from this event, click: Morriston Walking Tour Notes for details of this event.
Spirit Walk in Crown Cemetery was held Monday evening September 17, 2012. Certain headstones were selected and the life story of the person lying beneath was told. Crown cemetery is the biggest cemetery in Puslinch, dating back to pioneer times and people of all faiths and walks of life lie here.
What follows is narratives from the 5 life stories for the evening.
Reverend William Meldrum
John William Kerr