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FYI:Upcoming Heritage Event: 3rd Annual Kitchener Public Library Genealogy Fair

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Beginners and experts alike are invited to KPL’s third annual Genealogy Fair. Attend workshops, speak with experts and enjoy more than 25 exhibits and vendors.

Date: Saturday, November 2, 2013

Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Location: Kitchener City Hall Rotunda, 200 King Street W., Kitchener (map)

Speakers include:

  • Genealogy and the Law in Canada
    with Professor Margaret Ann Wilkinson, University of Western Ontario
  • Do Local History & Family History Mix?
    with Ruth Burkholder, RMB Genealogical Services
  • Roll Up Your Sleeves! A Trip to the Archives
    with Amanda Hill, Archives Association of Ontario

Free admission. No registration required – simply drop by and enjoy the day!

Please visit the Kitchener Public Library website for more information.

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!