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FYI: Conference 2014 Tour Survey Results Are In

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

The Conference Committee would like to thank all those who voted for the tours options and thank you for your comments. This survey was to get a better understanding of the research needs of those who attend conferences. We will use this information to continue to develop the tours.

We believe you will truly enjoy the final choices. Please watch our website or ‘Like Us’ on Facebook to get the latest information about the OGS Niagara Conference 2014. Your comments are always welcome

Marketplace heats up at Conference 2013

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Market place heats up at OGS Conference 2013









Setting up for Conference 2013, Durham College, Oshawa

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Setting up for Conference 2013









For more information about Conference 2013 and the Conference Marketplace, please visit the Conference website at:

FYI:OGS Conference 2013 Daily Schedule posted & Registering at the door

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

For those of you who would like to see details of everything that’s happening at the OGS Conference 2013, here’s the Daily Schedule. You can still register at the door for lectures on Saturday and Sunday, but the food tickets may be all sold, so be sure to have alternate food plans just in case, and be prepared to pay by giving a credit card number, or using cheque or cash. There area also a few rooms left at the South Village Residence, although these are no longer held for our group.

Conference 2013 Daily Schedule:

More information about Conference 2013 can be found by visiting the conference website at:

OGS Conference 2013 Marketplace: You don’t have to be a registrant to shop!

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

The OGS Conference 2013 Marketplace is open to both registrants and non-registrants. OGS, its branches and special interest groups, other genealogical and historical societies, and commercial vendors will be displaying their products.

The latest publications, software, archival supplies, etc., will be available. Please note that many vendors are unable to accept debit or credit cards.

You should carry cash to avoid disappointment.

Marketplace Hours:

Friday, May 31st: 11:00 a.m.—6:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 1st: 10:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 2nd: 8:30 a.m.—1:00 p.m.

Vendors, heritage organizations and OGS branches will set up displays in Durham College’s largest and newest gym, which is three full courts in total area.

Click here for a list of vendors at Conference 2013.

Hope to see you there!

OGS Conference 2013 – May 31, June 1 and 2, 2013 Durham College/UOIT, Oshawa, Ontario

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

OGS Conference 2013 is now ready to receive paper registrations.

If you’ve never attended one of the Ontario Genealogical Society’s annual conferences, you are in for a treat! There will be workshops, lectures, special interest group meetings (SIG’s), a large Marketplace, free genealogical help, a tour, and inexpensive accommodation.

Register before March 31 and save money with our Early Bird Special price.

OGS members also receive a discount.

To register, visit the conference web site at and download the conference brochure. You can fill in and mail the registration form, located on page 7, to:

OGS Conference 2013

40 Orchard View Blvd., Suite 102

Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4R 1B9


Online registration will be available soon. 

General inquiries about Conference 2013 may be forwarded to:

Questions regarding registration may be forwarded to: