Posted on Monday, November 09, 2020 11:31 AM
Wyoming, ON - Lambton County residents are being asked to share their memories of the 2010 Snow Emergency, also known as 'Snowmaggedon'.
From now until December 4, residents can visit LambtonArchives.ca to upload their photos, videos, and written accounts of their experiences during Snowmaggedon.
Contributors will also be asked a couple of brief questions to help emergency planners understand how residents plan for emergencies at home and on the road.
Various community submissions will be highlighted...
Posted on Friday, October 30, 2020 01:50 PM
Grand Bend, ON - Join Heritage Sarnia-Lambton on Wednesday, November 11 for the digital panel presentation Home and Away: Sarnia-Lambton at War.
In this third digital panel presentation, heritage professionals from across Lambton County will be recognizing our war veterans. Join us as we discuss the incredible stories about the sacrifices that were made by our military overseas, as well as the contributions of brave, local men and women on the home front. This presentation is a great opportunity...
Posted on Thursday, October 01, 2020 09:29 AM
Grand Bend, ON - Delayed due to the closure of Lambton Heritage Museum in March, the feature exhibit Capturing the Moment: Photography in Lambton County is set to re-open to the public on Wednesday, October 21. To support this exhibition, the Museum is hosting a four-part digital lecture series focusing on a variety of photography-related subjects.
The art and science of photography has captured people's imaginations for over 200 years. The Capturing the Moment exhibit highlights artifacts...
Posted on Thursday, September 10, 2020 09:22 AM
Grand Bend, ON - Lambton Heritage Museum has officially re-opened to the public and staff are thrilled to welcome visitors to the annual Paint Ontario show and sale.
The Paint Ontario show usually takes place in the spring, but was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The teams at Lambton Heritage Museum and the Grand Bend Art Centre are excited to be able to once again host the show this month.
"While we were disappointed to have to cancel the Paint Ontario event this past spring, we are overjoyed...
Posted on Thursday, August 27, 2020 11:15 AM
Wyoming, ON - Lambton County Archives is looking for members of the community to share their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"We are in a position to preserve history as it happens," said Nicole Aszalos, Archivist/Supervisor with Lambton County Archives. "Our daily routines have changed drastically and we are adapting to new ways of working, learning and communicating. We are looking to document these changes on a local level, preserving Lambton County's experiences during this pandemic...