THE ESQUESING HISTORICAL SOCIETY VISITED THE HALTON HILLS SPORTS MUSEUM TO HEAR ABOUT GEORGETOWN'S HOCKEY HERITAGE FROM THE HOCKEY EXPERTS BELOW: LEFT TO RIGHT, DAVE KENTNER, FINN POULSTRUP AND BRYAN LEWIS.
FOLLOWING THE PRESENTATIONS, SPEAKERS AND MUSEUM VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT CURATOR GLENDA NIXDORF DISPLAYED THE NEW REPLICA SIGN CREATED BY ARTCAST. BRICKS IN THE BACKGROUND HAVE BEEN REPURPOSED FROM THE GEORGETOWN MEMORIAL ARENA.
IT WAS A WONDERFUL NIGHT OF
FAMILY AND FRIENDS GETTING TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE THE
2017 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
EACH INDUCTEE RECEIVES ONE OF THESE BEAUTIFUL AWARDS DESIGNED AND PRODUCED BY ANDREW KUNTZ OF GLEN WILLIAMS.
ARRIVING FOR THE RECEPTION: HUGO DIFFACH AND WIFE BETTY
RACHEL DODS, FINN POULSTRUP, CHAIR OF HALTON HILLS SPORTS MUSEUM AND GLENDA NIXDORF, SECRETARY & VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT CURATOR
FINN POULSTRUP AND SANDY HAWLEY - ONE OF THE
GREATEST HORSE RIDERS IN CANADA.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER MIKE KNOEPFLI AND LYNETTE KNOEPFLI
INDUCTEE GABY SZANTO (CENTRE) AND FRIENDS
INDUCTEE MICHAEL MITCHELL
INDUCTEE NOREEN ATKINSON AND FATHER GEORGE
INDUCTEE JONATHAN CORNWELL (LEFT) AND GALA CHAIR STEVE FOREMAN
TED AROTT MPP WELLINGTON-HALTON HILLS
ANNE ANDREWS AND DEBBIE BOYCOTT - 2016 INDUCTEE
DANA PITCHER, SPORT KID OF THE MONTH FOR DECEMBER/16
WITH PARENTS GREIG AND CRYSTAL
WITH PARENTS GREIG AND CRYSTAL
JOHN BOYCE, CHAIR OF SELECTION COMMITTEE
AND JURI KUDRASOVS - 2016 INDUCTEE
PAT GRAHAM - 2009 INDUCTEE
HADDY SMEDEMA - 2010 INDUCTEE AND SON
HALTON HILLS SPORTS MUSEUM
7th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Left to Right - Finn Poulstrup, Bob Hooper
Young Lads enjoying the hockey puzzles.
Kaitlyn Andrews display was unveiled today.
GUESTS ARRIVING FOR RECEPTION
DEBBIE BOYCOTT - INDUCTEE - BUILDER, SPECIAL OLYMPICS RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS
JURI KUDRASOVS - INDUCTEE - ATHLETE, HOCKEY
JOHN BOYCE - CHAIR OF SELECTION COMMITTEE
JIM HALL - INDUCTEE - ATHLETE/BUILDER, WRESTLING
WITH WIFE PATTY
KEYNOTE SPEAKER MIKE HARRIS
WITH CHAIR OF HALTON HILLS SPORTS MUSEUM, FINN POULSTRUP
LEN FISHER AND FAMILY ACCEPTING ON BEHALF OF INDUCTEE BILL FISHER, BUILDER, HOCKEY
MARCH SPORT KID OF THE MONTH - AUSTIN MEDEIROS WITH FAMILY
SEPTEMBER SPORT KID OF THE MONTH KEIRA SAVIN WITH MOM ANNA
2012 Halton Hills Sports Museum Hall of Fame Inductee
Bryan Lewis officiated the NHL Alumni Game
in Minneapolis, Minnesota on February 20, 2016
between Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota North Stars.
Pictured below with Bryan are the other former NHL Officials
who also participated:
Left to right - Steve Dowling, Ron Foyt,
Ian Sandercock and Bryan.
The Governor General of Canada, the Right Honourable David Johnston has declared 2015 to be The Year of Sport in Canada.
As part of celebrating the year of sport in Canada, the Halton Hills Sports Museum & Resource Centre would like to start a year-long celebration of young athletes from Halton Hills who do it all – on and off the field.
Further detail on how you can nominate someone are in the Tab above - "Sport Kid of the Month".
It was a great afternoon of celebrating the Halton Hills Sports Museum's 6th Anniversary with many former Inductees and visitors attending.
Kaitlyn Andrews - 2014 Inducteee & Guest
Kelly & Mark Rowe - Author Of Bats, Balls & Sticks
Mr. & Mrs. Jim Ford - 2007 Inductee
Finn Poulstrup - 2015 Inductee & Chris Collins
wife of Eustace Collins - 2015 Inductee
Dave & Gerri Kenner - 2014 Inductee
Bob Hooper - 2011 Inductee
Bruce Andrews - 2007 Inductee & Frank Wilson Contributor