Events & News
Next Meetings
(guests and visitors are always welcome)
The Seniors Centre is at 56 Francis Street, Kingston


Wednesday April 19th: John Grenville: "Blockhouse #5"
7.30 at the Seniors Centre

Wednesday May 17th: Liam (William) McKone: "The Fenian Raids"
7.30 at the Seniors Centre

Tuesday June 6th: 1.30 p.m. at the graveside of Sir John A Macdonald, Cataraqui Cemetery, Kingston: Hugh Segal

Wednesday September 20th: Lucinda Bray: "Up, up and away! Kingston's First Airfield"
7.30 at the Seniors Centre

Wednesday October 18th: Gesima Laird-Buchanan: "Molly Brant: a life size wool sculpture"
7.30 at the Seniors Centre

Wednesday November 15th: Duncan McDowell
7.30 at the Seniors Centre

Kingston Historical Society meetings include a brief business report and a guest speaker followed by a question period and refreshments. Topics, often with accompanying images, cover a wide spectrum of regional history, the built environment, and culture.
 
Events include a special Sir John A. Macdonald Dinner and speech commemorating the birth of Sir John A. held each January on the Saturday closest to the 11th, (tickets and information are published in the Limelight newsletter and on this site), and the Graveside Ceremony which is held every June 6th at the Cataraqui Cemetary, a National Historic Site of Canada, to commemorate his death.