Did you know? The BCGS is a member of the Federation of Family History Societies, along with over 180 family history and genealogical societies and related organizations from around the world.
The latest to join is WISE, the Wales-Ireland-Scotland-England (W.I.S.E.) Family History Society from Denver, Colorado, USA. Do have a look at their website.
The Federation has website and contact information on-line for all its members. And the Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) has a free news E-zine every few months. You can read this free on the Federation‘s website or subscribe to receive it by e-mail.
The next BCGS general meeting will be Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St., Burnaby, BC. Directions and map.
Annual BCGS Family History Award presentations and authors’ talks.
All interested are very welcome to attend.
There’s still time to enter the 2014 BCGS BRING-A-FRIEND MEMBERSHIP CONTEST!
All current BC Genealogical Society members are eligible for one entry for each full membership (not associate memberships) they sign up from August 2014 to June 1, 2015.
Three Prize Baskets will be awarded at the June 2015 meeting by draw.
See all the Contest details: BCGS Bring-A-Friend Membership Contest
The BCGS Walter Draycott Library will be open its regular hours tomorrow, Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 10 am to 3 pm.
The Quebec group however has postponed its meeting to May 16th in order that members may attend the BCGS 2015 Seminar with Jill Morelli to be held tomorrow in Richmond.
Please call the Library at 604 502 9119 if in any doubt about Library hours.
Coming up tonight, Monday, 27 April, at 7 pm, Pacific time, right here at www.bcgs.ca
Just in case – if there are any technical problems tonight, I’ll put a note on the BCGS Facebook page and postpone till next month.