Guelph Black Heritage Society
To restore and maintain the historical British Methodist Episcopal (BME) Church building as a community cultural and spiritual gathering space and promote Guelph and Wellington County’s distinctive place in Southwestern Ontario’s rich Black heritage.
- Provide the community the opportunity to learn about our community’s Black heritage by staging presentations during Black History Month, Emancipation Day and throughout the year. These presentations may include talks/lectures from members of the community, displays of newspaper articles, posters and books, dramatic presentations and poetry readings.
- Be a resource for the community by providing space for events, workshops, meeting space for clubs etc.
- Provide members of the community with rental space for summer day camps and live events (weddings, concerts, etc.).