To foster, promote and encourage all residents within the FNHA boundaries (Barker’s Point, Devon, Douglas, Marysville, Lower St. Mary's and Nashwaaksis) to actively pursue the celebrating, collecting, identifying and recording of the history of the area as represented by individuals, families, places, objects, photographs, books, buildings, places of business, cemeteries,mechanical equipment,recreational/sport facilities, and natural features.
Danny Grant was the guest speaker for November. He spoke of his early life in Barker's Point and his career as a professional hockey player in the NHL. Here he is with FNHA member Carol Randall.
2012 and 2013 FNHA Journals for sale
Our 2012 and 2013 journals are now on sale for $5 each. Featuring in the 2012 journal are articles on: the McFarlane Wagon Factory, Nashwaaksis Memorial School, the Vimy Ridge Memorial, and St. Anthony's Church. In the 2013 journal there are articles on an 1890's trip around the world, schools, Currie's Mountain, employees of the Canadian Eastern Railway and the York Arena. Get your copy by contacting Bob McNeil at 472-9757.