Surrey Historical Society

Surrey Historical Society was incorporated in 1969 to promote interest in the heritage of the City of Surrey; to identify and support the preservation of historical materials, site and structures pertaining to the people of Surrey, especially those of early settlers; to support research and documentation of Surrey history; and to publish materials on Surrey's history.


Surrey Historical Society's up–coming events

The Surrey Historical Society meets every second Saturday of the month during September, October and November. There is a break over Christmas and meetings resume during February, March, April, May, and June.
The meeting is held from 10 to 12 am in the lower hall of the Surrey Archives. Enter via the east ground floor door. Park at the Surrey Museum and walk over.


Up–coming events

Saturday February 5th

The regular SHS business meeting will be held at 9:30 in the Archives.

We then will move to Cloverdale Library, top floor, for a presentation by Jason Beck, "The Miracle Mile".


Saturday March 10th

The regular Annual General Meeting will take place from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Archives basement.

We will then enjoy an Archives presentation of the Stan McKinnon Collection. Location is at the Clovedale Rec Centre.


Saturday April 14th

The Annual General meeting will take place from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Archives basement.

The General Meeting will be followed at 11am to 12:30pm by the presentation "After the War: a look at Surrey in the 1920s". The location is the upper floor meeting room in Cloverdale Library.


Saturday May 12th

The regular general meeting will take place from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Archives basement.

We will then enjoy an Archives presentation of the Columbia Collection. The location is the upper floor meeting room in Cloverdale Library.


Saturday June 92th

The regular general meeting will take place from 9:30 to 10:30 am in the Archives basement.

The presentation will be "Duty, Honour & Izzat" by Steven Purewal. Location is at the Clovedale Rec Centre.

The Presentation is by Steven Durewal, of the Indus Media Foundation. During WWI, Indian soldiers, fought for Britain and played a pivital part in the campaign on the Western Front, and share a deep heritage with Canada. A special exhibit by the Indus Media Foundation will be available for viewing before or after the presentation.



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