Lifelong resident to present memories of Appleton

ALMONTE- Lifelong Appleton resident Eleanor Wright will be the guest speaker at the North Lanark Historical Society’s Fall Speaker Series Oct. 18 in a talk titled Memories of Appleton.

“The North Lanark Historical Society is happy to announce that we once again have the pleasure of hosting lifetime resident of Appleton Eleanor Wright in our Fall Speaker Series,” the society released in a statement. “Join us Sunday Oct. 18 at 1:30 p.m. at the Old Town Hall in Almonte, as Eleanor presents her Memories of Appleton, a collection of tales and stories of growing up in this picturesque village, accompanied by many photos and good humour.”

This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about growing up in a small Ontario village, and the changes that have happened over the years.

“In order to respect current public health and safety considerations, all guests must register in advance of this event,” the society said. “No entry will be permitted at the door without prior registration. Space is limited, so book your seat now by calling 613-257-8503 or emailing”

Guests will be seated to comply with physical distancing and will be expected to wear a mask throughout the entirety of the event.

“Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns,” the society said.