Community Event: Peterborough Museum and Archives

Date(s) - 19/03/2023
1:00 pm


Peterborough Location is at Peterborough Museum and Archives – 300 Hunter St. E, Peterborough, Ontario

If your family left Ireland for Canada in the mid-19th century from an estate called Coollattin in County Wicklow.
The authors of their book – “Shoeboxes: From Irish Roots to Canadian Branches,” are on tour in March in Ontario
The authors are part of a growing group of people that have come together to learn more about their Irish Coollattin roots. You can find out more about it at and also on Facebook:
You must register in advance.
Shoeboxes March 2023 Tour Dates/Locations:
Please contact for more information and enrolment as seating will be limited for the book signing and interview.
March 8 – Black Creek Pioneer Village in Toronto
March 9 – Canada Ireland Foundation Concert in Toronto
March 11 –Hamilton
March 12 – Durham
March 13 –Owen Sound
March 19 –Peterborough
March 19 – Smiths Falls
March 20 – Tweed
March 21 – ByTown Museum in Ottawa
March 22 – Kingston and Napanee
Note that changes to the schedule will be posted to