John McDonald, author and historian, will speak about the some of the historical connections between Riverdale and Halton County.
This colourful PowerPoint presentation includes several beautiful vintage and contemporary photographs of the area and addresses the origin for the names of many of the communities that make up Halton Region.
After four years of research McDonald also provides, for the first time, the life and times of William Halton, the man for whom Halton Region was named and his many contributionsto the development of Upper Canada (present day Ontario).
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Copies of John McDonald’s books will be available for sale.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 6pm
St. Matthew’s Clubhouse, Riverdale Park East at Langley and Broadview
Admission: Free to members or $4.00 at door