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Celebrate Heritage Week in Brantford and Area

Celebrate Heritage Week in Brantford and Area

Heritage Week is a great opportunity to explore your backyard and to learn more about the individuals that built the community we live in. This year it takes place from February 19-25, with the theme of 'Heritage Stands the Test of Time'.
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Filling the Grand River with Art and Music

Filling the Grand River with Art and Music

On Saturday, September 9, more than 70 musicians, visual artists, and performers are turning the trails, bridges, and the Grand River into galleries and stages for a brand new arts festival in Brantford: Day on the Grand.
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Ontario Heritage Week

Ontario Heritage Week

In 1985, the Ontario government designated the third week in February as Ontario Heritage Week.
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Canadian Military Heritage Museum Open House

Canadian Military Heritage Museum Open House

One of the largest selections of military artifacts, next to the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, is right here in Brantford. The Canadian Military Heritage Museum is located at 347 Greenwich Street in Brantford.
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96 Years Ago Today… The Sanderson Centre

96 Years Ago Today… The Sanderson Centre

If you think of performing arts in Brantford, the first venue that comes to mind is likely the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts.
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Cockshutt Plant News Published to Share Fascinating Wartime Stories

Cockshutt Plant News Published to Share Fascinating Wartime Stories

Copies of the complete Cockshutt Plant News (1943 and 1944), as well as some issues from the 1942 and 1945 years, are held as part of the Canadian Industrial Heritage Centre’s permanent collection. In discussing ways to share this fascinating glimpse into local history with the public, the CIHC decided to replicate a single volume (1943) and thoroughly index it to capture the stories of the factory workers, family members, and other individuals who worked with the plant.
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Discover August 2015 Events

Discover August 2015 Events

With the August long weekend, cultural celebrations, festivals featuring entertainment and delicious food, there are plenty of good reasons to get out and celebrate.
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