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December 6,Thursday evening, Dinner Speaker

  A Special Evening, Thursday, December 6   Enjoy a delicious dinner in the ambience of the Olde Bake Shoppe- McGregor-Cowan House, 3118 Sandwich Street, Windsor. Dinner at 6:30 pm followed by special guest speaker Pat Brode. He will be … Continue reading

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October 18, 2018 Lajeunesse Award Dinner

October 18, Thursday evening, at “Duck’s on The Roof” in Amhertburg. ECHS will hold its annual award dinner. The Lajeunesse award is given to a group or individual who has help to promote and preserve local history in their community. … Continue reading

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“When Tobacco Was King’ by Paul Allen

Paul Allen will be our guest speaker for a luncheon meeting on September 15th at the Essex Railway Station.  He will speak on his book “When Tobacco Was King”.  He is touring in southwestern Ontario. There will be a pasta, … Continue reading

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Boblo Trip

Join us July 19, Thursday for a fun trip to Boblo Island to see the restored block house and have lunch at a restaurant on the Island. We will meet at the ferry dock in Amherstburg. Please register with Anita … Continue reading

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ECHS Annual Meeting & Dinner March 29, 2018

ECHS will hold their AGM on March 29, 2018 (Thursday) at the Essex Railway Station, 87 Station Street, Essex.  Dinner will be at 7pm with a short meeting and Guest Speaker following. Reception will start at 6:30pm.  To reserve your … Continue reading

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ECHS February 3, 2018, Luncheon Meeting with Guest Speaker

ECHS will be hosting a luncheon meeting on February 3, Saturday at the Essex Railway Station. Pasta, salad, rolls. dessert and coffee. $12.00 per person, includes tax. RSVP by January 30, mmarkham1@cogeco.ca. Guest Speaker Bob Mitchell, speaking on the Railway. … Continue reading

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Attention ECHS Members

The Military Institute of Windsor is extending an invitation to our members to attend the Annual Charter Night Mess Dinner at the Windsor Yacht Club. Saturday the 20th of January Gust Speaker Robert Lutz. majorroysir@hotmail.com for further information.

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Essex Railway Station

Victorian Christmas, crafts, baking , books fun for all, December 9, Saturday 9am to 3pm. Come out and enjoy Christmas at the Essex Railway Station. located in Essex at 86 Station street. Our historical caboose will be open, apple cider … Continue reading

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ECHS November Event

November 18 at Lilly Kazillies on Riverside Drive, Windsor. 1pm lunch ordered from menu. Following lunch, Pat Brode will speak on his latest book “Border Cities Powerhouse: The Rise of Windsor, Ontario-1901 To 1945.  Please RSVP by November 15th to … Continue reading

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September 23 Luncheon Meeting

“Canada’s 150 Most Famous Great Lakes Shipwrecks “Please join ECHS on the shores of beautiful Lake Erie, Saturday, September 23 at 1 pm. Order from the menu for lunch. Our guest speaker will be, Cris Kohl, author of Canada’s “150 … Continue reading

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