The January Hammonds Plains Historical Society general meeting and presentation will take place Monday January 30th at 7pm. This will be a hybrid meeting with both in person and virtual options. The in-person meeting will take place at the Cornerstone Wesleyan Church, located at 1215 Hammonds Plains Road. The presentation for the evening is entitled ‘Elbow Grease & Road Side Gigs – A Generational Look at the Evolution of Commerce in Hammonds Plains ‘. The presentation will explore the history of commerce in Hammonds Plains from the perspective of each generation of residents, going back to the times of the original land grants of the village.
Zoom Link to the presentation:
Link will go live at 6:45pm on January 30th.
Check out our weekly historic photos that are posted on our facebook site. Each week we post a new photo from the past, with a description of the photo. We encourage folks to share their memories or personal connections of the photos.
The latest podcast has been uploaded to the website. Just go to the resources section to access. It is Episode 16 – Knee Deep in Sweat – Life in the Hammonds Plains Lumber Camps.
Memberships 2022-23: We are once again accepting memberships for the society. Memberships are now open for the 2021-22 year. Membership fee is $10 per year. If you have been a member in the past, no need to fill out a new registration form. Fees can be sent by cheque to: 1541 Hammonds Plains Road, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia B4B 1P6 or by e-transfer to email@example.com.
New Memberships can be completed by going to our website, filling out a membership form and sending fee, either by cheque or e-transfer.
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