Black History Month

Community Resources

For more Black History resources and events, be sure to check out organizations such as

2023 Events

Local History Speaker Series: Club Carib presents: A History of Club Carib

For more info, please visit the Oshawa Historical Society website

Online Lectures

Recording of February 2021 Speaker Series: Slavery in Canada

Video Podcasts

Blog Posts

The Tale of Two Brothers

By: Jennifer Weymark, Archivist This post originally appeared on the Durham Region Area Archives Group website The Andrews family has been a research focus of…

The Importance of Continued Research

By Jennifer Weymark, Archivist For a number of years, I have been undertaking research into early Black history in the Oshawa area. This inquiry is…

Who Was John Baker?

By Jennifer Weymark, Archivist John Baker is an important part of Oshawa’s history, even thought it is entirely possible he never spent any time here.…


The Oshawa Museum is pleased to offer a free two lesson workshop through the month of February.

Additional Resources

From the Archives of Ontario:

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