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Beaver Valley Fall Fair - Share pictures of Fair Ambassadors, Fall Fair memories and more at: bluemountains.librariesshare.com/beavervalleyfallfair
Beaver Valley Agricultural Society - Share pictures, clippings, memories and more at: bluemountains.librariesshare.com/beavervalleyfallfair
Heritage Scrapbook *NEW!*
Niagara Escarpment - Share your images and stories about local ferns and orchids at: bluemountains.librariesshare.com/niagaraescarpment
Our Military Heritage - Share your pictures and more regarding local military heritage at: bluemountains.librariesshare.com/ourmilitaryheritage/
Shale Oil Works *NEW!*
Staying Home Stories - Share your pictures and stories about your 2019-2020 year at: bluemountains.librariesshare.com/Stayinghomestories/
#MuseumFromHome Mondays. 12:30 p.m. Location: Craigleith Heritage Depot Facebook & Twitter pages @CraigleithDepot Start your week with highlights and the history of objects in the Craigleith Heritage Depot’s collection with #MuseumFromHome!
Favourite Fossils. Fridays at 5 p.m. on the Craigleith Heritage Depot Facebook & Twitter pages @CraigleithDepot. Explore the ancient past through photos of our staff’s favourite fossils in the museum collection. Share your own photos of your favourite fossils with us!
Watch REEL History films on YouTube: Apple Industry, Ski Industry, Indigenous History, Pathway, The Mary Ward, Fossils, and the Niagara Escarpment.
Watch Winter Solstice Event & 7 Days of Connection with Heather McIntyre, Indigenous Life and Wellness Coach.
Visit our Virtual Library Branch for a full listing of research links, including Genealogy and Local History. The following are commonly used links for local history research projects.
- Ancestry Library Edition - accessed on the public access computer at Craigleith Heritage Depot. No remote access exists at this time
- Clarksburg Sesquicentennial Collection: from the Virtual Museum of Canada
- Facebook page: Craigleith Heritage Depot
- How to Research your Home (PDF)
- Journey of Knowledge - exhibit guide for Indigenous History and Culture online exhibit
- L.E. Shore Memorial Library Historical Photos Database
- Local newspapers on microfiche
- Ontario Land Registry Access Portal (OnLand / Teranet)
- REEL History films on YouTube: Apple Industry, Ski Industry, Indigenous History, Pathway, The Mary Ward
- Then and Now: Community History - The Blue Mountains History project (submissions of local content)
- Twitter: Craigleith Heritage Depot
- Yesterday's News Facebook group - local news from 25, 50, 100 years ago
- History Pin: Craigleith Heritage Depot