Next Zoom Lecture

Early Schools, Children’s Books and Literature

presented by Brian Narhi, local historian and Vice-President of the Historical Society of St. Catharines

MARCH 23, 2023 7:30pm

Zoom invitation

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In the meantime, you can view the upcoming 2023 season or watch older recorded meetings by clicking the button below or going to the “Meetings and Replay” tab.

Recent addition to Resources page is the link to Stan Lapinsky’s Henley Regatta site.

St. Catharines, Province of Ontario, Canada,” drawn by H. Brosius, Charles Shoberg & Co., props., Chicago Lith. Co., 1875, (bird’s eye view).


The Historical Society of St. Catharines was founded in 1927 and maintains its mission to increase the knowledge and appreciation of the history of St. Catharines and its vicinity. We meet formally nine times a year plus gather together for special events and excursions.

The Society is affiliated with the Ontario Historical Society.

HSSC membership form, and information on cheques or e-transfer. membership-form.

HSSC membership form and information if paying by cheque or e-transfer

Annual membership is $15 for an individual and $20 for a family – good from January 1 to December 31.