Mu­seum a go!

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in­clud­ing two his­toric homes built in the early 1800s. Th­ese homes will be au­then­ti­cally re­stored. Barns and other out­build­ings in the old style will be added. The His­tor­i­cal Mu­seum So­ci­ety is now hir­ing a pro­ject man­ager who will work with the Board of Di­rec­tors of the So­ci­ety to over­see restora­tion, construction, mar­ket­ing and fundrais­ing. The Mu­seum has the fi­nan­cial sup­port and part­ner­ship of the Town of Cook­shire-Ea­ton, the CLD of the MRC HautSt-Fran­cois, the Caisse Des­jardins des Hauts-Boisés, among oth­ers, as the dream to cre­ate an au­then­tic site, a her­itage learn­ing cen­tre and mar­ket­place for lo­cal prod­ucts be­comes a re­al­ity in the next few years.

An­other event sched­uled for this sea­son is the an­nual

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