Branch Meetings

Most meetings are held in Guelph on the fourth Tuesday of the month, except for the months of July, August, December and January. Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m with coffee, cookies, and an opportunity to fellowship with other researchers, followed at 7:30 with the guest presentation..

Some presentations are held at the Speaker's location to enable access to the materials available therein. One meeting is usually held at a more northern location in Wellington County. The following meetings will be held at the Col. John McCrae Memorial Legion, Branch 234, 57 Watson Parkway South, Guelph, ON N1L 1E3 (map). This facility is wheelchair accessible.

Date Topic
Feb 25, 2014
7:00 pm
Col. John McCrae Memorial Legion, Branch, Guelph

7:00 p.m. meet and fellowship with other researchers

7:30 p.m. Bring and Brag

Members and guests are encouraged to bring an object (photo, book, story, article of clothing, etc...) that has a story related to it that would be interest to other members. If you wish to present, please contact Catherine Pacey at wellingtoncountyogs@gmail.com. Presentations limited to 5 minutes.

Need to identify a photo? Bring it along. Perhaps someone in attendance can assist you.

Mar 25 2014 7:00 p.m.
Col. John McCrae Memorial Legion, Branch, Guelph

7:00 p.m. meet and fellowship with other researchers

7:30 p.m 12th Field Regiment, an Update - Rob Stark

Apr 22, 2014 7:00 p.m.
Col. John McCrae Memorial Legion, Branch, Guelph

7:00 p.m. meet and fellowship with other researchers

7:30 p.m Genetic Genealogy Demystified - Susan Fenn

Jun 7, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Ontario Legion, 281 George St. Arthur (map)


Honouring the Twelfth Field Regiment* mobilized in Guelph
*Twelfth Field Regiment was “the first Regiment to fire”
on Normandy Beaches.

See program for more information

A Wellington Branch meeting held at the Wellington County Land Registry Office. Members were introduced to the methods of access and the wealth of genealogical materials associated with land records.