Based on the advice from the Town of Cobourg and the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit, the March 24 meeting of the Cobourg and District Historical Society is cancelled.


Cobourg and District Historical Society Meetings are held every month except May, June, July, August and December.  Meetings are held in the Citizen's Forum in Victoria Hall on the fourth Tuesday in the Month.  Meetings start at 7:30pm but coffee and cookies are available starting at 7:00pm.  Meetings are $5 for non-members and free for members of the society and students. 

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What is a Jackson House? Who was Jex? On Tuesday March 26, Judith Goulin will speak about renowned Cobourg builders, Reuben Jackson and Martin Jex. jackson housesJackson HousesThis presentation offers an opportunity to learn many new and interesting facts about these men and the legacies that they left in the town of Cobourg. Meet our special guests who have a connection with these builders and see the many historic photos and artefacts on display. This is a meeting not to be missed!

Doors open at 7:00 PM for coffee and cookies. The meeting begins at 7:30 PM. Guests are always welcome. Admission, including refreshments, is free for members and $5 for non-members. Annual membership in the Cobourg and District Historical Society is $25 for individuals and $30 for a family. Bring a friend or two! See you on Tuesday March 26!