Sold Out — Thank you to everyone who has purchased tickets.
The CWHC presents its first Tea on the Train on Wednesday, October 17 at 2 p.m. onboard Coach #4484.
The presentation is entitled: “Crumpets & Crinolines: The History of Afternoon Tea”. CWHC curator, Wendy Tomlinson explains how the humble cup of tea changes society and fashion through the ages.
Thank you to our sponsor All things T.
Cost $10.00 — Space is limited. Please reserve in advance at the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre. 519-371-3333
Due to the historic nature of Coach #4884, it is not totally accessible.
The Sydenham Sportsmen Association has just finished hosting another Salmon Spectacular Fishing Derby. The following old photographs are courtesy this group. These photographs are featured in the 2018 feature Exhibit at the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre.
Department of Fisheries train car, fitted with tanks for restocking
cans used for restocking fish, could be carried into the bush,
early 20th century
first concrete fish ladder built in Ontario, at Mill Dam OS, 1952
Be sure to buy your raffle tickets to win one of four quilts. Tickets are $2.00 each or 3 for $5.00. The draw will be held October 6, 2018 at 4 p.m. There were 3750 tickets printed. Tickets are available at the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre and from CWHC board members.
1st Prize: Sailor Star
2nd Prize: Thomas the Tank Engine
3rd Prize: Seaside Dreams
4th Prize: Steam Engine