Clayton History Corner at the Clayton General Store
Historical Book Nook – In keeping with the historic nature of what is believed to be the oldest building in Clayton, we will be having several local authors of historic books at the Store for 2 hour sessions of book signings and readings:
Claudia Smith – Sat 1 – 3pm Author of local history articles for The Lanark Era newspaper for 29 years as well as seven books including When the Sugar Bird Sings ~ A History of Maple Syrup in Lanark County and Gypsies Preachers and Big White Bears ~ One Hundred Years on Country Roads, Follow the Smoke ~ The History of Fire Fighting in Lanark Township, Country School Days ~ 1830s – 1960s, By Word of Mouth ~ Stories of Northern Lanark County, By Word of Mouth ~ Snow Drifts and Sleigh Bells and most recently Barns ~ A Reflection of Changing Times.
Peter Usher – Sun 1 – 3 pm – Author of Joey Jacobson’s War
Rosemary Sarsfield – Mon 1 -3 pm – Author of Whispers of the Past – History and Tales of Clayton
Local Historical Points of Interest at Clayton History Corner