Historical Committee

The McKellar Historical Committee is a committee under the Township of McKellar Council.  The Historical Committee seeks to preserve the history of McKellar and provide education on the cultural legacy of the Township.

The McKellar Historical Committee meets monthly the first Wednesday of the month at 3:30 p.m. in McKellar Township Council Chambers.

Historical Committee Members:

Mike Kekkonen: Council Representative
Vivian Moore: Chairperson
Irva Stewart: Secretary
Joyce Hopkins
Carolyn Phillips
Brian Szepaniak


The McKellar Historical Committee

Preserving the Past in the Present for the Future

Collecting, Preserving & Displaying Artifacts and Historical Information & Documents

Come and explore the Evelyn Watkins Moore Heritage Room . 

Open Tuesdays and Fridays – June 18th to August 30th

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Open by Appointment – Call 705-389-2842 

Open for the McKellar Fall Fair, Sept. 7th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Other ongoing projects:

Historical Websites, Walking Tour Booklet of McKellar Village, Collection of Barn Histories and Photos, McKellar Elders Tablebook, Gathering and Digitizing McKellar Stories, Driving Tour, Disseminating Information – Special Events, Genealogy Workshop, Heritage Christmas Pageants, Anniversary Celebrations, Pioneer School Days, Doors Opens, Displays at Various Events


For more information visit the McKellar Historical Website or the Evelyn Watkins Moore Heritage Room Website:


Donation Form: 

Historical Room Donation Form (0.2 MB)

2019 Minutes
McKellar Historical Minutes - June 5, 2019 - released but not approved26 KB
McKellar Historical Committee Minutes - May 1, 201950 KB
McKellar Historical Committee Minutes - Mar. 6, 201951 KB
McKellar Historical Committee Minutes - Feb. 13, 201930 KB
2018 Minutes
Historical Committee Minutes - Nov. 7, 201818 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - Dec. 5, 201825 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - September 5, 201823 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - August 1, 201819 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - July 4, 201825 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - June 6, 201821 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - May 2, 201821 KB
Historical Committee Minutes March 7, 201820 KB
Historical Committee Minutes Feb 7, 201822 KB
2017 Minutes
Historical Committee Minutes - Nov 9, 201760 KB
Historical Committee Minutes - October 4, 201769 KB













Historical Room Donation Form
Historical Room Donation Form
0.2 MB