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Order of Canada

Monday, September 9, 2019|Comments Off on Order of Canada

Architect Julia Gersovitz, seen here with her father Ben Gersovitz, daughter Francesca Boretsky, and son Jesse Boretsky. Julia was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada on February 1, 2019 for her work in conservation architecture in Canada and abroad. She chairs Westmount’s Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) and the Local Heritage Council. Photo: Mark Boretsky

NEW FALL LECTURE SERIES

Saturday, September 7, 2019|Comments Off on NEW FALL LECTURE SERIES

Scroll down for a brief look at our upcoming fall lecture series

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New WHA Board of Directors 2019-20

Tuesday, June 4, 2019|Comments Off on New WHA Board of Directors 2019-20

The Annual General Meeting of the Association took place on Thursday, 23 May 2019. After reports were given, the slate of candidates for positions on the board of directors was presented and elected. A list of the new Board of Directors for 2019-2020 is on our About page. From left to right: Caroline Breslaw, Marlene Chan, Ruth Allan-Rigby, Anne Barkman, Mavis Young, Claudette Stecher Lopez, Louise Carpentier, Jan Fergus.  Missing: Jane Martin, Ann Pearson.

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September 2019

The 44th issue of our newsletter reflects the content of the fall, 2019 lecture series of the WHA, which focused on how long-established institutions in Westmount have changed. It also features an article by Bruce Anderson on the various architectural styles to be found at the intersection of Victoria Avenue and Côte St. Antoine Road.

A printed copy is available free to members, or may be purchased for $5 from the WHA Archives.

To view previous issues of our newsletters please follow the link below.

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MAY CUTLER: Beyond Politics

MAY CUTLER: Beyond Politics

SPEAKERS: Adam Cutler, real estate developer, & Peter Trent, former mayor of Westmount
DATE AND TIME: Thursday, October 17, 2019 , from 7 to 9 pm
LOCATION: Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke St. West
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 514-989-5510

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MARIAN DALE SCOTT: A Studio of Her Own

MARIAN DALE SCOTT: A Studio of Her Own

SPEAKER: Gwendolyn Owens, Director, Visual Arts Collection of McGill University
DATE AND TIME: Thursday, November 21, 2019 , from 7 to 9 pm
LOCATION: Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke St. West
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 514-989-5510

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DECEMBER SOCIAL: Prominent Westmounters

DATE AND TIME: Thursday, December 12, 2019 , from 7 to 9 pm
LOCATION: Gallery at Victoria Hall
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 514-989-5510

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By joining the Westmount Historical Association, you will be supporting our efforts to collect, preserve, and
interpret the history of Westmount.

Annual membership provides free admission to our two lectures series on Westmount’s history and heritage, participation in
walking tours of Westmount, two issues of the WHA newsletter The Westmount Historian, and access to our Archives. Please note that our membership year runs from September 1st through August 31st.

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