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Register Now for the Scottish Special Interest Group Symposium

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

The countdown is on, but there is still time to join the OGS Scottish SIG for a one day Symposium.

Date: Friday Aug. 22, 2014, at the

Location: Spring Hill Suites by Marriott in Vaughan, ON.

Build your skills by hearing terrific speakers,

James Thomson: Basic Scottish Research
Linda Reid: Using DNA to Confirm or Deny Genealogical Relationships
Ruth Blair: Scots-Irish Research
Dr. Kevin James: Scottish Emigration
Christine Woodcock: Tracking Scots Emigrant Ancestors

There will also be a variety of vendors who specialize in Genealogy, Scottish Clans, and Scotland.

Be a vendor!

A block of rooms has been booked at the Marriott for those wishing to stay the night before, or the night of the Symposium. A group rate of $130 includes a double room and breakfast.

Register now!

For more information, please visit the Scottish SIG website

Save the Date for the Scottish Special Interest Group’s Symposium #genealogy

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

The OGS Scottish Special Interest Group has set a date for a one day symposium on Scottish Genealogy Research. The Symposium is scheduled for Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at the Spring Hill Suites by Marriott in Vaughan, ON.

Confirmed speakers include James Thomson, Linda Reid, Ruth Blair, and Christine Woodcock. They will speak on a different aspect of Scottish Genealogy Research. A variety of vendors who specialize in Genealogy, Scottish Clans, and Scotland will also be available.

You can book your room now. A block of rooms has been booked at the Marriott for those wishing to stay the night before, or the night of the Symposium. A group rate of $130 includes a double room and breakfast. The hotel has a pool, and is in close proximity to both the Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre and Wonderland so families may wish to travel together for the weekend.

For more information visit the Scottish SIG website: http://www.ogs.on.ca/scottishsig/symposium.php