Posts Tagged ‘Quinte Branch Meeting’

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014

Time: 1 pm – 3 pm

L0cation:  Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton, ON K8V 5R6

Speaker:  Nancy Cutway

Topic: Researching at Queen’s University

Brief Overview: Does a university library hold anything of interest to Genealogists? Family history transcends areas such as history, geography, sociology, political studies, religious studies … and it turns out that library holdings that support those academic topics are a treasure trove for genealogists.

Everyone Welcome, bring a friend

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Notice for Quinte Branch Annual Crouse-Wanamaker Lecture

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Date: January 18, 2014

Time: 1:00 pm

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton (map)

Topic: “What’s beneath your feet?”

Speaker: Writer and Publisher Orland French from Belleville

Everyone welcome, bring a friend. 

For further information visit http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Date: Saturday, November 16, 2013

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton

Topic: “Silent No More: Researching Canada’s War Dead 1885 – 1945”

Speaker: Glenn Wright

Everyone welcome, bring a friend, free admission.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Date:  October 19, 2013

Time: 1 pm – 3 pm

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton, On

Speakers: Diane Clendenan & Marjorie Stuart

Topic: Solving Cemetery Problems

Everyone welcome, free admission

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Date: Saturday, October 19, 2013

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Dr, Trenton

Topic: “Cemeteries”

Speaker: Diane Clendenan

Everyone welcome, bring a friend, free admission

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Date: Saturday, September 21, 2013

Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Location: Quinte West Public Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton

Topic: “British Home Children”

Speaker: Sandra Joyce

Everyone welcome, free admission.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Monday, April 8th, 2013

Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Time: 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Location: Christ Church Glenn Miller  Hall,  770 Trenton-Frankford Road, Highway 33, Trenton (map)

Topic:  Records in Scotland

Speaker: Sher Leetooze

Contact Info: www.rootsweb.com/~canqbogs/

FYI: Notice for Quinte Branch Crouse-Wanamaker Lecture

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The Quinte Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society proudly presents Historian and Author, Gerry Boyce. 

Mr. Boyce will be speaking about the project to update his book, “Historic Hastings,” which was first published in 1967:

“A lot has happened in the 45 years since Historic Hastings was published.” Mr. Boyce’s new book will highlight events of the past four decades and will be a companion volume to the original publication.

Date: Saturday, January 19, 2013

Time: 1:00 pm

Location: Quinte West Pubic Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton (map)

Brief Overview: Mr. Boyce, who lives in Belleville, spent more than three decades in the education field, was instrumental in establishing several local museums and the Hastings County Historical Society. Mr. Boyce is currently a heritage advisor and workshop co-ordinator for the Hastings County Historical Society’s Heritage Centre in Cannifton. Historic Hastings is scheduled to be reprinted with an updated index.

Everyone Welcome.  Bring a Friend.

For more information, please visit the Quinte Branch website: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/meetings.htm

This is the premiere event of the year for Quinte Branch. Don’t miss it!

Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Date: Saturday, November 17, 2012

Time: 1:00pm

Location: Quinte West City Hall Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton (map)

Topic: Writing your Family History

Speaker: Harry van Brummel

Contact Info: quintebranch@ogs.on.ca  or 613-394-338 ext. 3328

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Notice for Quinte Branch Meeting

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Date: Saturday, October 20, 2012

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Location: Quinte West City Hall and Library, 7 Creswell Drive, Trenton, Ontario

Topic: Beginning your Family History

Speaker: Claire Nabrotzky

Brief Overview: Claire Nabrotzky was 12 years old when she had the opportunity to spend the whole day with her dad if she went to St Catherine’s House to help him with his family history. With 3 grandparents that are Welsh, and one grandparent who is English, her genealogy research is based totally in the UK. Claire had been a volunteer at a Family History Centre of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). She is a teacher by profession, a mother of six and is presently a Master’s candidate at the University of Western Ontario. She loves choral music and has been assistant to the choir director at the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University. In 2011 she presented a workshop at the first annual Genealogy Fair of the Kitchener Public Library, and in August 2012 presented a workshop at the One World One Family Genealogy Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kitchener.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canqbogs/index.htm