“This year we honour the many ways that women in Montreal served their country through the long years of World War II”

Glimpse the wartime world of mothers, daughters and wives in this colourful retrospective.

Plus, meet the curators, Dr. Lorraine O’Donnell and Patrick Donovan, M.A.

The Teapot

2901 St. Joseph Boulevard, Lachine, QC

March 8, 2016

1:30 to 2:30 P.M.


The Standing on Their Shoulders team and project participants are ready to launch the final video project! The 20 videos, dedicated to the Black, English-speaking history of Little Burgundy, will be released to the public this Black History Month, 2016.


This is a free event, and it is open to the public. Come and celebrate the hard work our youth put into artistic expression and preserving history.


February 21st, 2016 at 3 P.M.

Georges Vanier Cultural Centre

2450 rue Workman

Join us to to mark the official opening of the Housewife Heroines.

An exhibition about the many ways women served their country as homemakers and volunteers during World War II.

Presented by the Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network and the Beaurepaire-Beaconsfield Historical Society.

Thursday, February 4, 2016, Beaconsfield Public Library, 308 Beaconsfield Boulevard, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.