ADHS grad speaks about trip to Vimy, Nov. 12

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Robert Gardiner: 100 Years of Vimy

Join the North Lanark Historical Society on Sunday, November 12th at 2:00pm for a presentation by Robert Gardiner at the North Lanark Regional Museum in Appleton (647 River Rd). Robert is a resident of Pakenham and a graduate of Almonte District High School. Last year, he had the opportunity to visit France and Belgium to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge and the chance to see numerous other battlefields and historic landmarks. Robert will be sharing his travels and discussing these historic sites and their importance to Canadian history. He is currently in his first year of study at Queen’s University as he earns his degree in Economics.

Admission is by donation and refreshments will be provided. For more information, please call 613-257-8503 or email appletonmuseum@hotmail.com. All funds raised will support the North Lanark Historical Society and Regional Museum.