MEETINGS AND EVENTS

The Society holds general meeting every two months (normally on the second Saturday of the month) where an invited speaker provides a presentation on an aspect of local or general history for the interest of members and includes an afternoon tea.

Meetings are held in the Visitor Centre of the Schwerkolt Cottage & Museum Complex
and commence at 1:30 pm

Visitors welcome

General Meetings and Activities

Between 18th
April
to 26th
May

Exhibition
Mary's Divided Loyalties
The story of Mary Jackschowsky (nee Schwerkolt). One woman caught in the First World War with family fighting on both sides and the struggle to save her confiscated childhood home.
Where: Schwerkolt Cottage & Musuem Complex, Deep Creek Road, Mitcham
When: Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 2 - 5 pm
Entry: Free
This exhibition is part of the National Trust Heritage Festival 2015 - Conflict & Compassion
More info: 9873 4946 or whitehorsehistory@hotmail.com

Sat 18th
April

General Meeting at 1.30 pm
Guest Speaker: Peter McPhee History of the Mitcham RSL

Sat 9th
May

Working Bee between 9.30 pm and 12 noon

Sat 13th
June

General Meeting at 1.30 pm
Guest Speaker: Bill McAuley Ghosts of the Pioneers

Sat 8th
August

General Meeting at 1.30 pm
Guest Speaker: Anne Major Family History Research

Sat 5th
September

Working Bee between 9.30 pm and 12 noon

Sat 10th
October

General Meeting at 1.30 pm
To be advised

Sat 14th
November

Working Bee between 9.30 pm and 12 noon

Sat 12th
December

General Meeting at 1.30 pm
To be advised