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MHSA 2020 AGM Poster Nov 14 Please note our MHSA Annual General Meeting is coming up on Saturday November 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. via ZOOM! A ZOOM link will be emailed to you prior to the AGM with the meeting agenda, annual reports, and voting details. Come elect the new Board!

Mennonite Historical Society of Alberta Annual General Mtg and Spring Conference La Crete Heritage Centre 15411 – Township Rd 1060 La Crete, AB T0H 2H0 NOTE: TENTATIVELY RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 4, 2022.

Saturday, June 6, 2020 Coffee & Registration 9:30 am Annual General Meeting – 10:00 AM Light noon meal at 12:00 included Spring Conference – 1:00 PM La Crete & Russian Mennonite History Also featuring: The La Crete Drawbangers Comedy Group Conf Registration: $20.00 Light Snack and Conversation to follow For more information email: Guest Speakers Susan Siemens – Program Coordinator La Crete Heritage Centre & Agricultural Society. Mennonite Mutual Insurance of Alberta Board Member, Certified in Museum Studies. Dr. Colin Neufeldt – Professor of History at Concordia University of Edmonton and a Barrister and Solicitor. Colin’s research is on the history of Mennonites in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union. Publications include The Public and Private Lives of Mennonite Kolkhoz Chairmen in the Khortytsia and Molochansk German National Raĭony in Ukraine (1928–1934).

“Join US on the BUS” We have booked a 50 passenger bus departing Calgary 7 AM Friday June 5th, also picking up at Didsbury, Red Deer & Edmonton. Returning Sunday evening June 7th. $110/person. $50 deposit for bus trip due May 1. Local La Crete Tours TBD. Call Dave Toews 780-218-7411 or email 

$50.00 deposit per person for the bus trip is due by May 1, 2020 (to be sent to the office in Calgary): MHSA, Attention: Ellie Janz, #223 – 2946 – 32 St NE, Calgary AB T1Y 6J7