Friday, October 16, 2015

A Time to Remember - Remembrance Day at the Flatiron Museum

The Flatiron Museum will be open on November 11, 2015

In conjunction with its current exhibit Lest We Forget: Our Brave Hearts 1914-1919, The Museum will be displaying copies of the Lacombe & County Honour Roll that memorialize each individual who served in Canada’s Wars from the Lacombe and Lacombe County Region. 

Unfortunately, the list may be missing certain names and dates due to the state of current historical records. Please alert one of the museum staff members if missing information is known. With the public's assistance, it is our goal to Honour all who have served in the Canadian Armed Forces the from Lacombe and Lacombe County Region.



WWI Lest We Forget: Our Brave Hearts 1914-1918




Exhibit On Display From: July 23- July 2016

This centennial WWI Exhibit explores the local contribution of veterans from the Lacombe & County region. Artefacts on display include items from the collections of the Michener House Museum & Archives, Bentley Museum, Alix Museum, Mirror Museum and the Lacombe Legion. 

Get involved with the Historical Society!

Board Vacancy

The Lacombe & District Historical Society (L&DHS) is currently seeking a member to join the society's Executive Board.

Members of the Board direct the overall activities of the society and determine the annual Budget and Strategic Plan.

Are you looking to give back and get involved in the community? Are you passionate about heritage and the preservation of Lacombe's local history? Board members have a variety of life experiences and skill sets that complement each other and represent the diversity of our community.

The Board meets approximately once a month before the Monthly General Meeting, or when required.


For more information about Membership visit http://mhma3.blogspot.ca/p/become-member.html

Volunteer Opportunities

Tell us what you like to do and when!
Commit to volunteering from 1 time a year or up to 1 time a week.
All help is welcome!

Volunteer Jobs include:

Museum Volunteer         
Archives Volunteer
Volunteer Blacksmith
Special Events/Fundraisers
Maintenance
Gardening

For more information on Volunteering visit http://mhma3.blogspot.ca/p/volunteer.html

Saturday, October 10, 2015

The Lacombe and District Historical Society would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. :)