OBHS President, Rosemary Sadlier had the opportunity to meet the Hon. Governor General Michaelle Jean at York University as she was presented with an honourary law degree and as the Tubman Centre was officially launched March 25, 2007.
Commemorating the 175th Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery
The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario (centre), hosted the Ontario Black History Society at a reception on Nov 4, 2008 to mark the passing of the British Imperial Act in 1833 which abolished slavery in Britain and its colonies. Left to Right: Mrs. Onley, Rosemary Sadlier (OBHS President) and Colin Rickards (Journalist). Photographed by Ned Blair
OBHS Celebrates Woodstock Town Crier
The OBHS organized bus trip to Woodstock, Ontario on August 7, 2004. OBHS President, Rosemary Sadlier, along with other dignitaries honoured former Woodstock Town Crier, George Washington Jones by opening a Walkway in his memory.
Rosemary Sadlier with PM Dalton McGuinty
Queen's Park - Premier's celebration of February as Black History Month - invited guests only. Sadlier/OBHS praised by the Premier for our efforts. Feb 17th, 2010
Rosemary Sadlier and and MP Lois Brown holding the Prime Minister’s greetings - Feb 22, 2010
Rosemary Sadlier and and MP Lois Brown holding the Prime Minister’s greetings at a Photo Exhibit Reception in Toronto, Ontario - Feb 22, 2010