The East Hants Historical Society: preserving the genealogies and histories of East Hants

... what are you curious about?

Museum & Archives

Visit the Lower Selma Museum & Heritage Cemetery to learn more about East Hants.

Programs & Events

Find out about ongoing lectures, meetings and other community events.

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We Tell the Stories of East Hants

The East Hants Historical Society, established in 1967, is a volunteer, non-profit organization devoted to the promotion and preservation of history within East Hants, NS, Canada.

They Went Away...

We're looking for stories of your ancestors who migrated away from East Hants in the early 1900s. You can learn more here.


It's that time of year again!

Looking for applications for the summer job of Museum Interpreter at the Lower Selma Museum & Heritage Cemetery.

Responsibilities: Greet the public, give guided tours of the museum, perform daily maintenance tasks and clerical duties, assist visitors with research questions

Skills required: Good communication, teamwork as well as  independent work skills, knowledge of computer software, time management; knowledge of East Hants history an asset

For more details go here

$14.50/hr.; 35 hr. week/some weekends included

(Note: Position dependent on approval of funding applications)

Email inquiries/résumé and cover letter to

Summer Job, info@ehhs.ca

Application Deadline: April 28, 2023




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