2023 Events

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"Descendants and Friends" Banquet tickets now available

Come celebrate with us at the "Descendants and Friends" banquet, the evening of September 15, 2023. The banquet will be held at 72 Park St, New Glasgow at Summer St Industries.

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Pioneer Cemetery Tour

Lynn MacLean will provide a tour of the Pioneer (MacGregor) Cemetery in New Glasgow on September 14, 2023 at 2pm. Seventeen passengers at buried at this historic cemetery along the East River.

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Ships to Shore Genealogy & Local History Conference

The Ships to Shore 2023 Genealogy & Local History conference is now set for September 9 & 10.

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How can you help?

People have been asking how they can help with 2023 celebration events.......here are some ideas to consider.....

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Join us for a tour of Alma Cemetery, where 10 Hector passengers are buried. September 12, 2023 2-4pm Meet cousins and enjoy some refreshments!

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Author reading

Plan to join us the morning of September 14, 2023 for an author reading of these three popular books, relating to the Ship Hector.

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2023 Trips to Scotland

Two trips are planned to Scotland in 2023 to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the arrival of the Ship Hector, trip itineraries to Scotland are now available to review and you can book your spot on one of these awesome trips.

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Genealogy Conference Sept 9 & 10, 2023

Interested in Pictou County genealogy or local history? Plan to join us for this conference planned for the weekend of September 9 & 10, 2023. A dedicated website will be launched in the spring that will provide all necessary details.

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"Voyage, a Journey of Hope", a Musical

This vivid portrayal of the Hector journey, performed by Pictou County performers and musicians, will bring a smile to your face and a tear to your eye. Three performances are planned for September 2023

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