Donations to the Newcastle Village and District Historical Society can now be made online easily and securely. Donations are tax-deductible. We use CanadaHelps to process our donations and you will be issued with a tax receipt promptly.
There is symbolism in both the design and the colors of the national flag of Canada. The colors are meant to symbolize hope and prosperity, as well as peace, tranquility and neutrality. The maple leaf design represents the cultural heritage of the nation and the natural resources of Canada.
There is also a 11-pointed red maple leaf centered in the middle of the white band. This maple leaf represents the culture heritage of Canada and the vast natural resources found within its borders. ... See MoreSee Less