Newsletters and Events
Events for 2020
NOTE: The LeNoir Forge Museum is now closed for the season however the office of the Isle Madame Historical Society and the used book sale will be open to individual visitors or family bubbles Tuesdays 2:30 – 5:30, Wednesdays 1:00 – 4:00, and Thursday 1:00 – 4:00, research & genealogy requests can also be dropped off during this time period or be sent via e-mail. For more information you can reach us by e-mail: islemadamehistoricalsociety @gmail.com or by phoning 902 226 9364. These changes will be in effect until Oct. 15, 2020.
Sept. 12, 2020 – Used Book Sale from 10:00 – 2:00, 708 Veterans Memorial Dr. Arichat Come by and stock up on reading material for the fall!
Oct. 15 – 18, 2020 – Save the dates – Online Art Auction, this Event has been set up on our Facebook Page:
Information and Rules:
Any participant who does not follow the rules will be blocked by an administrator from having access to the auction altogether. The Auction will run from 10 AM Thursday, Oct. 15th – Sunday Oct. 18th at 6 PM (after this no further bids will be accepted)!
BIDDING PROCEDURES: All items up for bid will be displayed on this Event page only.
All items will have a minimum bid and that must be the first bid (or a higher bid), after that the bid goes up by a certain increment which will be indicated under the photo as well.
Only comment on the photo with your bid, nothing else.
Items (photos) will start being posted at 10 AM Thursday, Oct. 15th and you can immediately start bidding.
WINNING BIDS: The participants with the highest bids at the close of the auction become buyers and are obligated to purchase the item(s). Once bidding has closed, Susan and Arlene will contact the winners to make arrangements. Full payment of the winning bid must be completed with 48 hours of the auction closure. *If applicable, additional payment for shipping costs will be paid by the successful bidder.
PAYMENT OPTIONS: Payments may be made through our PAY PAL Account (more information to follow), by e-transfer to email@example.com or in person at our office at LeNoir Landing, 708 Veterans Memorial Dr. Arichat. Please call 902 226 2880 to make arrangements.
CLAIM WINNINGS: Susan & Arlene will set a time and date with winners to claim their prize(s). If you live out of town, YOU are responsible for the shipping of the item (which includes paying for all shipping costs and supplies). If you want to know a rough estimate of mailing a piece you are interested in bidding on, contact Susan at (902 226 2880) and she will look into it for you.
The following conditions apply to all the items in the auction:
• All sales are final. Items may not be exchanged and no money will be refunded. All items are sold “as is”.
• Auction description of items includes estimates of the items market value. All values are estimated by the artist and are not guaranteed by the Isle Madame Historical Society.
• You, the bidder are responsible for the shipping of the item and those details can be discussed with Susan.
We hope you enjoy our 1st Online Art Auction which supports the Isle Madame Historical Society. If you are having any difficulties, or have any questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org