French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan meetings are free and open to the public. Our meetings are held at the Mount Clemens Public Library, 150 Cass Avenue, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043.
If unfavorable weather conditions exist (snow or storms), call the Mount Clemens Public Library at 586-469-6200 to check if the meeting has been cancelled. We will place a notice on this page as well as on our FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/109717099063919/ if a meeting has been cancelled.
Sunday, July 22, 2018 – 12 p.m. - Annual Novena Mass at Ste. Anne de Détroit with soloist Mary Martin, harpist Claude Pellerin, and violinist Daniel Varsanik. A reception will follow with light refreshments and heritage storyboards.
Saturday, September 8, 2018 – 11 a.m. – Mount Clemens Public Library. Speaker: Karen Marrero, Ph.D. – “Beware the Loup-Garou: Marie Caroline Watson Hamelin's Legends of le Détroit and the Detroit River French in the Nineteenth Century.”
Saturday/Sunday, September 22 / 23 – Rendez-vous at Ste. Anne de Détroit. For additional information, go to www.ste-anne.org/events/
Saturday, October 13, 2018 – 11 a.m. – Mount Clemens Public Library. Speaker: Paul Blanchard will give a short presentation about his French-Canadian related wood carvings. Annual French-Canadian potluck. Celebrate with French-Canadian dishes.
Saturday, November 10, 2018 – 11 a.m. – Mount Clemens Public Library. Speaker: Guillaume Teasdale, Ph.D. – “Fur Trade Mobility Coming to an End: The Lower Canada Voyageurs Who Put Down Roots in the Detroit River Borderland, 1796-1837.”
FCHSM is a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization. Your financial support of the FCHSM is welcomed and donations beyond membership dues are tax deductible.