DONCASTER TEMPLESTOWE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
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The Society holds general meetings on the first Wednesday of the month in February to May, and September to December
and on the first Saturday of the month in June, July & August,
with an invited speaker at least every alternate month
providing a presentation on an aspect of local or general history for the interest of members.
General meetings are held
at Schramm's Cottage
from 7.30 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. for Wednesday meetings
or from 2.00 - 4.00 p.m. in June, July & August
Visitors are most welcome.
|Wednesday 06 September 2017|| General Meeting at 7.30 p.m.|
Susan Webster: Wartime Needlework Tools
|Saturday 09 September 2017||Working Bee at 9.30 a.m.|
|Wednesday 20 September 2017||Committee Meeting at 3.15 p.m.|
|Wednesday 04 October 2017|| General Meeting at 7.30 p.m.|
Helen Botham: Governor Latrobe: His Melbourne
Home and Garden
|Saturday 07 October 2017||Working Bee at 9.30 a.m.|
|Wednesday 18 October 2017||Committee Meeting at 3.15 p.m.|
|Wednesday 01 November 2017|| General Meeting at 7.30 p.m.|
Alison Wright (RACV) : Road Safety for Seniors
|Saturday 04 November 2017||Working Bee at 9.30 a.m.|
|Wednesday 15 November 2017||Committee Meeting at 3.15 p.m.|
|Wednesday 06 December 2017||Christmas Party at 7.00 p.m.|
|Saturday 09 December 2017||Working Bee at 9.30 a.m.|
To celebrate Seniors Festival this year we are offering FREE ENTRY TO SENIORS
for the five Sundays of October. Simply show your Seniors Card.
The September issue of the DTHS Newsletter includes an article
by John Boylett outlining the results of his research
into an interesting object that has long been displayed
on the desk in Max Schramm's study.
It is an original Odhner Mechanical Calculator.
These machines were manufactured in Sweden between 1935 and 1945.
We would be very interested now in learning where this particular item
might have been used in our district.
Unfortunately nothing was recorded about its history or its donor
when it was collected in the early years of the society.
Incorporated in Victoria, Registration No. A0023204S
This page last modified 22 September 2017
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