Archive for June, 2013

St. Mark’s Open House

It’s a rare treasure in the Durand Neighbourhood – a patch of public green space.  And residents like Ken and Margaret Allen understand its importance as a communal gathering spot.   Margaret surveys the small park and the adjoining building – the former St.... More

Learning Forum Coordinator

We’re pleased to welcome Andrew Wickham to our team.  Andrew is a native Hamiltonian, and a recent graduate of McMaster University (Geography) and Seneca College (Environmental Project Management). He will help coordinate the inaugural Renew Hamilton Learning Forum that will take place this fall... More

Recap on Urban Lectures

Older cities like Hamilton feature multi-layered heritage landscapes that beckon us to dig beneath the surface. Those who do, discover treasures — tangible and intangible —that provide a unique sense of place and cultural identity. Three explorers were in town recently to participate in... More

Julian Smith Podcast

Julian Smith (pictured above with students) presented a lecture titled ‘Artifact and Ritual: Reshaping the Cultural Landscape’ on June 1, 2013 at The Pearl Company in downtown Hamilton.  Go to bottom of this post to listen to the lecture in full. Smith is the... More