Members Meeting Archive

September 14, 2021
Hermanus History Society

UPDATE ON ACTIVITIES OF THE HERMANUS HISTORY SOCIETY: AUGUST 2021

YouTube recordings: The recording of the talk on the Moravian Mission to Lepers in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley by Dr Pieter Boon to the HHS on 2 August is now available on YouTube at https://youtu.be/mpBoKRBmdGE Previous recordings of talks are still available at the links given. Numbers in brackets record views by […]
August 30, 2021
Hermanus History Society

EXCURSION IN VOLMOED- THE HISTORY FROM PREHISTORIC TIMES TO THE PRESENT, A CHRISTIAN RETREAT.

OUR GUIDE: PROFESSOR JOHN DE GRUCHY DATE: 23 AUGUST 2021, 1.45 PM TO 4PM ARRIVE AT 1.45 PM WHEN YOU WILL BE ASSISTED TO FIND THE PARKING AREA AND CHAPEL MEETING IN CHAPEL AT 2 PM WITH PRESENTATION ON THE HISTORY OF VOLMOED WALKING TOUR OF THE GROUNDS FROM 2.30 […]
August 10, 2021
Hermanus History Society

HERMANUS HISTORY SOCIETY MEMBERS MEETING

Monday, Aug 2: 16.00 (see link below) SELF-SACRIFICING MINISTRY? MORAVIAN MINISTRY TO SOUTH AFRICA’S LEPROSY INSTITUTION IN THE 19TH CENTURY BY DR PIETER BOON To date, little systematic research has been done into the Moravians’ involvement in the care for those infected and affected by leprosy. The research used for […]
June 28, 2021
Hermanus History Society

The history of High Street, Hermanus

SPEAKER: ROBIN LEE DAE: 21 JUNE 2021 TIME: 16.00 TO 17.00 Many members will have noticed the recent improvements made to High Street as part of the Municipality’s Renewal Programme for the town’s Central Business District. This presentation will trace the history of High Street from the first survey and […]