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Notice for Halton-Peel Branch Meeting

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Date: Sunday, February 23, 2014

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium) 20 Navy St., Oakville, ON

Speaker: Sandra Joyce

Topic: “The Street Arab – The Story of a British Home Child”

Brief Overview: Sandra Joyce is the Executive Director, Canada for the British Home Children Advocacy and Research Association. She is also the author of “The Street Arab – The Story of A British Home Child.”

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

Notice for Halton-Peel Region Branch Meeting

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Date: Sunday, April 28, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium) 20 Navy St., Oakville

Topic: “New Strategies in Irish Parish Register Indexing

Speaker: David R. Elliott

Brief Overview: David R. Elliott is a professional genealogical researcher, historian and author of Researching your Irish Ancestors at Home and Abroad.  He has spent several summers recording church records in Ireland.

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

Notice for Halton-Peel Branch Meeting

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Date: Sunday, March 24, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Four Corners Public Library (Auditorium), 65 Queen St. East, Brampton (map)

Topic: “DNA Testing for Genealogists”

Speaker: Dave Naylor

Brief Overview: A member of the International Society of Genetic Genealogy and Project Administrator for several studies at Family Tree DNA and at 23andMe, Dave Naylor will discuss the types of DNA tests currently available, who should take them, what they can and cannot accomplish, and what work needs to be done after a test is completed.

Contact Info: http://www.halinet.on.ca/sigs/ogshp/

Notice for Halton-Peel Branch Meeting

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Date: Sunday, February 24, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Oakville Public Library, (second floor auditorium) 20 Navy St., Oakville (map)

Topic: “Ancestors in the Attic”

Speaker: Fawne Stratford-Devai

Brief Overview: Noted author, lecturer and TV panelist, Fawne Stratford-Devai, will discuss her research for the popular History Television series ‘Ancestors in the Attic.’

Contact Info: http://www.halinet.on.ca/sigs/ogshp/index.htm