Field of Dreams: The Reinvention of Heathfield; Kingston, Ontario, Canada

We’re excited to share this insightful article by Anna Soper, our librarian, for Network in Canadian History & Environment (NiCHE) that details the fascinating history of the property where Providence Village is located. From its early days as Heathfield, a unique 30-acre site named after Charles Heath, to its transformation under the care of the Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul, Heathfield has witnessed remarkable changes and holds a special place in Kingston’s heart (and ours!).

Read the full article here to dive into the history, stories and vision for the future of the property.