Posts Tagged ‘Sudbury District Branch Meeting’

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Location:Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA Bldg, 140 Durham Street S., Sudbury (map)

Speaker: Brenda Cavallin

Topic: Coming Home – Behind the Scenes

Brief Overview: During the summer and fall of 2013, Brenda was living the genealogist’s dream as a featured guest of a TV episode under the auspices of Ireland Reaching Out. The Show was 15 minutes long – we’ll hear the rest of the story!

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Date: Monday, November 18, 2013

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Parkside Ctr, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham S., Sudbury

Topic: “Ancestors in WW I”

Speaker: Nancy Vaillancourt

Brief Overview: Nancy will discuss and demonstrate how she brought together an outline of her grandfather’s World War I experience, details family members had never heard of.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

Date: Monday, October 21, 2013

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Parkside Ctr, 140 Durham S., Sudbury

Topic: “The Shouldering of Arms”

Speaker: Gary Peck

Brief info: A number of military signposts prior to World War I will be examined, with the intent to help better appreciate ancestors in the context of the times.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm 

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Date: September 16, 2013

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham S., Sudbury

Topic: Why is granny in the census when she’s already in the cemetery?

Speaker: Helen Nicholson

Brief Info: Dealing with conflicting information

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Date: Monday, April 15, 2013

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Location: Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham St., South, Sudbury (map)

Topic: “City of Greater Sudbury Archives”

Speaker: Lynn Gainer, Chair, Sudbury Branch

Brief Overview: Lynn Gainer has been avid about genealogy for a very long time.  She has recently made a breakthrough in the search for records of her Great Grandfather in England, the father of her Grandmother who came to Canada as a Home Child. Lynn will tell us how the contacts she has made led her to this great find.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

 

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Date: Monday, March 18, 2013

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham St., South, Sudbury (map)

Topic: “City of Greater Sudbury Archives”

Speaker: Shanna Fraser, Archivist

Brief Overview: Shanna Fraser will introduce us to the City of Greater Sudbury Archives which officially opened in 2012. Ms. Fraser will cover where to find online records, what is available now, and plans for adding to the indexed records.

Contact Info:http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Friday, January 25th, 2013

Date: Monday, February 25, 2013

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Location: Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham St., South, Sudbury (map)

Topic: “Exploring Online Census Records”

Speaker: Ted McChesney

Brief Overview: Ted will demonstrate where to find census records online, and also discuss the wealth of information that they can provide.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

Notice for Sudbury District Branch Meeting

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Date: Monday, November 19th, 2012

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Parkside Centre, Sudbury YMCA, 140 Durham St., South

Special Guest Speaker: T. R. C. Smith, Canadian Army-Retired, Career Military Man & Canadian Forces Veteran of Afghanistan.

Topic: Military Rank Badges of the Canadian Forces, from 1867 – 2012.

Contact Info: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~onogs/ogs.htm

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