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Special Note:
    The Campbelltown Heritage Writing Challenge
     http://www.cahs.com.au/campbelltown_heritage_writing.html
    Theme: "Why is preserving our Campbelltown heritage relevant today"?
    Closing date: Friday 14th July 2017

 

 

June 2017

Our display is ''Milestones'', mainly Campbelltown but including items of State or National importance.

Please visit Glenalvon on one of our Open Days to support the volunteers who work so hard to keep Glenalvon open.

Monday 5th June. Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm.

Saturday 10th June.  Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm
    Tours of the house and grounds.

Saturday 24th June. Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm.

Saturday 24th June.
   Members Meeting.  Time: 1.30 pm. At Glenalvon.
   Speaker: Christine Maher.
   Topic: "Captain Richard Brooks of Denham Court".
   Afternoon Tea will be provided.

   July 2017

Monday 3rd July. Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm.

Thursday 6th July. Dr Ivor Thomas Local Studies Room - renaming.  6 pm.
    The Local Studies Room at Campbelltown Library will be renamed "Dr Ivor Thomas Local Studies Room".
    Tea, coffee and light refreshments will be served on the evening.
    RSVP: Kay Hayes at vicepresident@cahs.com.au   or phone: 0418493676.

Saturday 8th July.  Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm
    Tours of the house and grounds.

Saturday 22nd July. Open Day at Glenalvon. 10 am to 1 pm.

Saturday 22nd July.
   Members Meeting.  Time: 1.30 pm. At Glenalvon.
   Speaker: To be advised.
   Topic: To be advised.
   Afternoon Tea will be provided.

 

 

Upcoming Activities at Glenalvon for which we need Volunteer assistance.
These are not public Open Days - Booked tour groups only.


 

Upcoming Activities at Glenalvon for which we need Volunteer assistance.
These are not public Open Days - Booked tour groups only.
* Wednesday 7th June       School tour 10.30am
* Tuesday 13th June          School tour 10 am
* Monday 19th June          Morning tea and tour 10am
* Friday 23rd June             Morning tea and tour 10am
* Tuesday 27th June          Morning tea and tour - to be confirmed

 

Required
Volunteer(s) required to assist in Glenalvon Garden.
Watering, pruning, weeding etc.


If you are interested, please contact Kay at vicepresident@cahs.com.au  or  0418 493 676

 

Glenalvon is a classic sandstone town house dating from 1830. On open mornings the property is open from 10am to 1pm and activities include tours of the house, heritage gardens, buildings and the Rural exhibition centre.

 

The contact number for Glenalvon, if you have any questions is: 02 4625 1822.

 

Please also visit our updated shop at following link: http://www.cahs.com.au/the-society-shop.html

 

 

Regards

David Beddie

Treasurer & Newsletter Editor, CAHS

 

 

Volunteers and guests at the fishers Ghost Parade Day

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