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Wellington County Historical Society

Contact Information
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Primary Contact Helen Aitken, Recording Secretary; Phone: 226-384-0714; Email:
Primary Executive Ron Hattle, President; Phone: 519-546-3450; Email:
Description (Site) Mailing address only
Located In Community Fergus
Mailing Address PO Box 5 
Fergus, ON N1M 2W7
Physical Access Fully Accessible - AGM location and most sponsored events ; Call for accessibility information about a specific event
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Supports the work of the Wellington County Museum and Archives in the preservation of Wellington County historical records and the collection and display of artifacts.
Description (Service) Fosters public awareness of the history and heritage of Wellington County: 
* student awards  
* joint meetings with local historical societies  
* six public meetings annually focusing on County history  
* various member events 
* annual publication of the Society's Journal "Wellington County History" 
* newsletter published three times a year 
**Most sponsored events are held at Wellington County Museum and Archives
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Membership application form available on website
Languages English
Fees Membership - $20 for Canadian residents (individual, family, group), $25 for non-residents (US and overseas) ; call for information
Time-Limited Events Annual walking tour in a Wellington County community
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1928
Print Material Wellington County History annual journal ; WCHS newsletter
Service Categories Historical Societies