Meetings are held on the second Thursday of every
month at 7 p.m.
(except for January, July and August)
PLEASE NOTE: Our meeting location has changed - We will be meeting at First Gratham United Church at
415 Linwell Rd in St Catharines
Upcoming General Meeting Events
General Meetings are currently held the second Thursday of each month at1st Grantham United Church, 415 Linwell Road, St. Catharines at 7 p.m.
There are no meetings in January, May, July, or August, of 2014
December 12, 2013
Annual Christmas Social and “Pass It On”. Members speak on interesting items and offer tips.
February 13, 2014
Robin McKee on “The Niagara Gorge Railway”. A Power Point/ Video presentation. This is the first release of this presentation and includes never-before-seen footage.
Robin is a Hamilton Historian who, for the past 12 years has hosted The Historical Hamilton Cemetery Walking Tours. His web site is www.hamiltonhistory.ca for information on the walking tours.March 13, 2014
Sandra Joyce and Lori Oschefski on “British Home Children”. A Power Point presentation. Both are very knowledgeable about the British Home Children. Sandra’s web page is www.sandrajoyce.com
Lori’s is www.canadianbritishhomechildren.weebly.com
April 10, 2014
Marjorie Stuart and Diane Clendenan speak on “Unregistered Cemeteries”. They are the highly respected “cemetery ladies” for both the OGS and the Ontario Historical Society.
June 12, 2014
Myra Tawfik, on “Genealogy and Copyright”. Myra Tawfik is a professor and an author, who teaches copyright law at the University of Windsor. It’s a proven fact that Genealogists must have, in the least, a working knowledge how copyright laws govern how they conduct themselves. Information relating to your research, publications and newsletters are subject to these laws.