Note: All meetings of the ATHS take place on the last Friday of each month at the Ancaster Old Town Hall, 310 Wilson Street East, Ancaster [unless otherwise indicated]. Each meeting will begin promptly at 7:30pm.
The Annual Fall Supper Meeting is scheduled for 6:00pm on Friday September 20th, 2019 at The Ancaster Old Town Hall, 310 Wilson Street E. Dinner will be served at 6pm. Tickets for this event are available through our secretary, Bev Pedersen. This is a members only event.


Friday, September 20, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.

MEMBERS ONLY Supper at Ancaster Old Town Hall, Ancaster. Professionally catered by Frank Pierce.
Advanced Supper Ticket Required
Please Call: 905-304-0420 or Email:

“Ancaster Then and Now, An armchair tour of the historic buildings of the Village of Ancaster”.

Speaker: Bob Williamson, Local Historian and ATHS Member


Friday, October 25, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

“The Traditions and Legends of Hallowe’en”.

Speaker: Pauline Grondin, Professional Storyteller and Historical Interpreter


Friday, November 29, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.

“History of the Dundas Museum and Archives”

Speaker: Sandra Kiemele, Assistant General Manager and Archivist, Dundas Museum


Friday, January 31, 2020, at 7:30 p.m.

“Vignettes of Black History in Hamilton. The Law, Rights and Good Outcomes”

Speaker: Dr. John Weaver, Professor of History at McMaster University

Friday, February 28, 2020, at 7:30 p.m.

“Following the Fallen”

Speaker: Mike McDonnell, Historian and Interpreter

Friday, March 27, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. Cancelled

“Women’s Day – Celebrating the 110th International Anniversary March 2020.”
A PowerPoint illustration of the roles women have played in local and international history.

Speaker: Commander Bob Williamson, Local Historian and ATHS Member

Friday, April 24, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. Cancelled

2019-2020 Season ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Ancaster Township Historical Society & Member’s “SHOW and TELL” Night

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