Upcoming Events 2021 with NEWHS Inc.


Our society meetings are the third Wednesday of the month
at the Bronx Park Community Centre 720 Henderson Highway at 7:00 PM

     !!!!! DOORS OPEN 2021 !!!!!


 Sunday September 12th, 2021at 1:30PM

 Kildonan Drive at Rowandale Cr. (rain/shine)


Join us for an informative talk about the history of the stunning Fraser’s Grove Park, the symbolic Bergen Cut-off Bridge & some of the hidden Ghost Creeks in this area.  We will be sitting in the grass at the north end of Fraser’s Grove Park, so bring your lawn chair, blanket, refreshment & any appropriate clothing for the day.  There will be questions at the end on any topic you may have of our area. 

We will have some laminated maps for viewing, & our 3 books for sale ($20/each no tax – e-transfer or cash)


Our third book is now available.  This book is 264 pages, with images. The subject matter is all the religious organizations that have been located in our area.  There is a brief history of the 3 cemeteries located in the area.

This book (as well as Volume 1 & 2) can be purchased from the Secretary/Treasurer & primary author of this book, Maureen Silk at 204-667-3630 or mtsilk@shaw.ca


President & Historian/Archivist Jim Smith at 204-338-7753 or jimsmith@mts.net


The cost of the book is $20. (no tax), cash, cheque or e-transfer. 

Maureen offers a contactless card payment.


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of our founding directors & 1st President of our society Ruth Agnes Wright, peacefully on October 2nd, 2018.  https://passages.winnipegfreepress.com/passage-details/id-258882/WRIGHT_RUTH 

  Our SECOND book was published in December 2018.

  Our FIRST book was published in December 2017 

The 183 page book contains; Historic Locations, Houses, Family Stories & Local Memories.  There are 95 black/white images, 2 illustrations & just the right amount of text.  The beautiful color cover is the 'majestic' Louise Bridge photographed by Eric De Schepper.  


This soft cover book is selling for $20.00.

The society had 100 copies printed & to our surprise, it SOLD OUT in 5 days!  It is for sale at McNally Robinson Booksellers both locations in Grant Park Shopping Centre & at The Forks.