Posts Tagged ‘archivist’

Notice for Region 1 Annual General Meeting

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

This year’s Region 1 AGM will be hosted by Lambton County Branch, OGS.

Date: October 19, 2013

Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Location: John Knox Christian School, 4738 Confederation Road, Wyoming, Ontario (map)

Topics and Speakers:

  • Searching the Past with the help of the .com
    • Steve Fulton, Technical Support and Innovations Committee Chair, OGS/Chair, Niagara Peninsula Branch OGS
  • Going Totally Off-line-Almost/On-Site Researching in Libraries and Archives
    • Alan Campbell, Newsletter Editor and Past Chair, Lambton County Branch OGS
  • Finding the Secrets of the Archives
    • ¬†Heather Lavallee, Archivist, Lambton County Archives, Wyoming, Ontario

Advance Registration [Includes Lunch] – OGS Members $30.00 CDN – Non Members $35.00 CDN – Registration at the Door $35.00

Click here for the AGM Registration flyer.

To register online, click here.

Contact Info: http://ogs.on.ca/lambton/index.html

Notice for Brant County Branch Meeting

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Date: Sunday, September 22, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Branch Library, 118 Powerline Rd., Brantford

Topic: “Archive Storage and Use at the Grand Erie Board of Education Archives”

Speaker: Dan Walker, Grand Erie Board of Education Archives

Contact Info: http://www.ogs.on.ca/brant/

Archival Advice

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

We are introducing a new category to the OGS blog: Archival Advice. This is where you will be able to find advice and tips on how to manage your family history collection. And yes, from an actual Archivist! Watch for the first post, Family Records: Controlling the Chaos, over the next few days.