There will be 2 guest speakers at the Lake Erie Islands History Museum on June 25 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. Karen is from the British Home Child Group International’s (BHCGI). Sandra Joyce is an author of “The Street Arab-The Story of a British Home Child” and “Belonging”. They travel Canada and The States telling the story of the 120,000 poor children that were sent to Canada from 1869 to 1939 to work for farmers and domestics for room and board, and how they sent them to the States for the same. Very interesting stories.
Admission to this event is $5.00.