Events

As Covid-19 restrictions are lifted the Oxford Historical Society will once again hold in persons meetings at the Woodstock Museum, NHS.
Doors open at 6:30pm and meetings will begin at 6:45pm.

Masks are suggested but not mandatory.
Meetings are free and are open to the public, Society membership not required.


2023 Events


Wednesday, January 25, 2023: AGM and Presentation

Barn picture provided by Ontario Barn Preservation

Please join us for the Society’s AGM, which will be held at the Woodstock Museum, NHS at 6:30pm.

At this meeting the 2023 Executive will be voted in, all paying members will have a chance to vote for this year’s Executive.

The following is a list of the 2022 Executive:

President: Kathie Richards
Past President: Jim Groulx
Vice President: Vacant
Treasurer: Laura Centore
Secretary: Janice Ferguson
Communications and Newsletter: Laura Centore
Membership: Judy Klages
Archives/Architecture: Eleanor Gardhouse
Board Members at Large: Jim Groulx, Don Wilson, Elaine Becker
Museum Liaison: Karen Houston

Membership fees are due at this time.
Annual memberships run from January to December.
A single membership is $25 and a family membership is $30. 
Membership can be paid by cash or cheque to the Oxford Historical Society, or by eTransfer to purchases@oxhs.ca

To become a member complete the Membership Form and mail it with your cheque to:
Oxford Historical Society
PO Box 20091
Woodstock ON N4S 8X8

Our speaker for tonight will be Krista Hulshof Duynisveld, presenting
Ontario Barn Preservation: Preserving Ontario’s Rural History One Barn at a Time!

The Vision of the Ontario Barn Preservation: ‘Is dedicated to preserving our heritage barns. We are a not-for-profit organization. Heritage barns are not only beautiful pieces of architecture and craftsmanship, they contribute to our rural landscape and as they disappear Ontario‚Äôs landscape is permanently changed. Ontario Barn Preservation provides resources, advice, connections, events, and services to preserve our barns.’

Architect Krista Hulshof Duynisveld will outline the work of the Ontario Barn Preservation and the importance of barn preservation and the important stories of Ontario’s pioneering past.


Keep checking our website as more information about upcoming events will be posted.