On Thursday July 26th Join us on the 3rd floor of the RCHA building from 4pm to 6pm for the launch of Dorothy Farr’s new book ‘House Beautiful’. Since Dorothy moved to Kingston in the 1970’s, she fell in love with the livable and walk able scale of the city and with the heritage buildings
On Tuesday June 26, 2018, The Frontenac Heritage Foundation is pleased to sponsor Ron Brown who will talk about his latest edition of his book “150 Unusual Things to See in Ontario”. The event will be held at 7:30pm in the Upper Hall of The Spire at 82 Sydenham Street (Sydenham United Church).
On June 6, 2018, The Frontenac Heritage Foundation will be holding its 2018 AGM at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 36 University Ave. The keynote speaker is Sue Bazely, an Archaeologist, Doctoral Candidate & Curator of: “Charles F. Gibson: Events of a Military Life in Kingston”. This event is open to the public and the
On Saturday March 10, 2018, at 2pm Peter Gower will be providing a tour of St. George’s Cathedral in Kingston. The first Anglican Diocese in Ontario, This tour will provide unique access to this historic building.
Joins us for dinner at a celebration of Heritage Week! On Sunday February 11, 2018, 6pm, at the Renaissance Venue at 285 Queen Street, we will be celebrating Heritage Week with a Prime Rib Dinner and silent auction. The keynote speaker will be Helen Cooper, past mayor of Kingston. Tickets are $75 and are available
Update – the date of this event has been changed to Tuesday January 16th, 2018. Judi Brown will be presenting her experiences developing, and increasing awareness of ‘Black History Month’. This event will be held at the R.C.H.A. Club building, 193 Ontario Street, 2nd level, at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday January 16th, 2018.
SPEAKING EVENT – Dianne Lake from Sharbot Lake will be presenting her project – ‘150 Years, 150 Women, 150 Stories’, which tells stories about pioneer women in Central Frontenac County. This event will be held at the R.C.H.A. Club building, 193 Ontario Street, 2nd level, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.
On November 7, 2017, Peter Gower’s new book ‘Kingston in 150 Pictures’ was launched. Supported by the Kingston Heritage Fund and the Frontenac Heritage Foundation, this book will make an EXCELLENT gift for holiday giving!
On Wednesday, October 11 at the Renaissance Event Venue, 285 Queen Street, was held the FHF 2017 Awards Ceremony. The following is a summary of the awards given: Frontenac Heritage Foundation 2017
On March 21, 2017, the Foundation held an event where one could “Ask an Expert” to address questions of maintenance on buildings or property. Local experts Bruce Downey, of Hughes Downey Architects, Mac Gervan, of Mac Gervan & Associates, Patrick Jenkins of Enoch’s Hammer, and David White, of D. J. White Restorations answered a great number of