February 2021 Home Children Webinar

The Bruce County Genealogical Society is not having a webinar meeting in February, but the Bruce County Historical Society is! See the information about it below.

Bruce County Historical Society‘s British Home Children on February 25, 2021 (Zoom Webinar) at 7 PM EST  Between 1869 and 1939 more than 100,000 British children, some as young as two, were sent to Canada under child migrant schemes. Join the Bruce County Historical Society, in a Zoom Webinar, as they present Dan Oatman, a member of the British Home Children Advocacy & Research Association, exploring the topic of British Home Children, including Bruce County individuals. To register please email the Bruce County Historical Society: bchsregister@gmail.com.

September 2018 Meeting

Crossing the Golden Bridge: Voices of the Barnardo Children
Friday, September 28, 2018 This event is now full.

In celebration of Canada’s first British Home Child Day, join Allan Thompson, a journalism professor from Carleton University, as he recounts the history of the British home child movement through stories gathered