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Next Meeting: The CCM Story

Thursday, April 5, 2012 7:30 PM Refreshments and Business Meeting 8:15 PM John McKenty is the author of Canada Cycle & Motor: The CCM Story which traces the history of this iconic Canadian company from its founding in 1899 to defend Canada’s bicycle industry … Continue reading

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In the media: A previous meeting

Inside Toronto Article on Eric Veillette’s January WTJHS talk on Junction theatres.

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New! WTJHS Video Page

Check out our new Video Page and the latest Heintzman Month videos at WTJHS VIDEO

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Canadian Aerospace Museum Eviction

If you’d like more information, or care to sign a petition supporting the recently about-to-be evicted Canadian Aerospace Museum, take a look at: casmuseum.org

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Past Meeting: Winter Social

Thursday, December 1, 2011 Our Christmas/Solstice Social.  Come and make some history! 7:30 PM:  Refreshments, Auction, and Reminiscences: Talking Circle: Cowboys and Cattle in the Junction Mingling Music: Isaias Garcia’s The Junction Suite

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Past Meeting: History Online

Thursday, March 1, 2012 7:30 PM Refreshments and Business Meeting 8:15 PM Photographer Gary Blakeley is the inventor of the Zeitag phone app which pinpoints a location on an interactive city map of Toronto and displays historical photographs nearby from forty, fifty, or a … Continue reading

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Legends of the Junction Salute Heintzman: Sunday November 20th, 3:30 PM

Coming up at Heintzman Place ! The West Toronto Junction Historical Society presents a historical talk show recreating the grand days of the Heintzman Piano Factory once on the site of Heintzman Place.  We will meet the legendary characters that … Continue reading

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CPR Holiday Train Junction Visit

Today, rain or shine! The goal of the Holiday Train is to collect food and money for local food banks and to raise awareness in the fight against hunger. At each event, the Holiday Train provides a box car stage, a line … Continue reading

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Past Meeting: the Junction Theatre District

Thursday, January 5, 2012: 7:30 PM Refreshments and Business Meeting 8:15 PM Film historian, journalist and Junction resident Eric Veillette delves into one of the most fascinating stories in the Junction history: the five theatres that grew into a theatre … Continue reading

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