Press Releases

Jun 06, 2016

The Memory Project commemorates D-Day with films and veteran stories

Local veterans, city officials and history enthusiasts in Charlottetown joined The Memory Project at the Haviland Club to commemorate the anniversary of the D-Day landings. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 05, 2016

Historica Canada President wins Transformation Award from Diversity Magazine

Historica Canada President and CEO Anthony Wilson-Smith is the 2016 recipient of the Transformation Award. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Apr 16, 2016

Strathcona Legion welcomes veterans for day of recognition

More than 80 veterans joined the Strathcona Legion for an appreciation day celebration. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 11, 2016

Citizenship Challenge winners have landed in Ottawa Students put their national knowledge to the test, receive 100% on mock citizenship exam

- Historica Canada would like to congratulate the Grand Prize Winners of the 2015 Citizenship Challenge. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 17, 2016

Corner Brook Students Beat Over 1,000 Classrooms to Win Citizenship Challenge

Historica Canada would like to congratulate students from Templeton Academy who won the Citizenship Challenge’s 2015 Class Grand Prize. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 11, 2016

A NIGHT OF MUSIC AND STORY-TELLING CELEBRATES BLACK WOMEN IN CANADIAN HISTORY Canadian icon Viola Desmond remembered in new Heritage Minute

A NIGHT OF MUSIC AND STORY-TELLING CELEBRATES BLACK WOMEN IN CANADIAN HISTORY Canadian icon Viola Desmond remembered in new Heritage Minute READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 02, 2016

Aboriginal Arts & Stories, Canada’s largest art and writing contest for indigenous youth, offers new opportunities this year

Aboriginal Arts & Stories is pleased to announce several new features and prizes for the 2015/2016 contest year. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 02, 2016

SOLD OUT EVENING CELEBRATES BLACK WOMEN IN CANADIAN HISTORY Canadian icon Viola Desmond remembered in premiere of new Heritage Minute

To kick off Black History Month, Historica Canada and TD Bank hosted a special evening honouring the heroism and resilience of Black Canadian Women. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 19, 2016

Students from École Jean-Paul II in Val Caron take top prize in nation-wide commemorative contest

Historica Canada is pleased to announce the class of Mr. Sylvain Prévost at École Jean-Paul II (Val Caron) has won the How We Remember Contest READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 09, 2015

100 years after the First World War, Canadians say Remembrance Day is as relevant as ever

Country divided over whether youth understand the sacrifices of those who died in conflict READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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