Vintage Valentine’s postcard, courtesy of Dave (riptheskul) on Flickr; CC 2. License.
The next BC Genealogical Society General Meeting is Wednesday, 10 February 2015, 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church, 6010 Kincaid Street in Burnaby.
All interested are welcome to attend. Refreshments.
After the general meeting, enjoy our ‘Genealogical Cocktail Party’, then meet with others in two group sessions:
– Civil Registration and Census
BCGS General Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St., Burnaby, BC. Directions and map (.pdf)
Tickets are now available for our 2016 Seminar, April 30th, with Chris Paton.
Contact Susan Snalam at firstname.lastname@example.org Payment by cash, cheque, PayPal or Visa. See the BCGS 2016 Seminar page\a>
The next BCGS general meeting will be Wednesday, July 8th, 2015, 7:30 pm at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St., Burnaby, BC. Directions and map.
There will be 2 group sessions after refreshments:
English Group – “What’s in a Name” with Susan Snalam
Genealogy 101 – Getting Started
All interested are welcome.
It’s now only 25 days till the BCGS 2015 Seminar with speaker Jill Morelli, 9 May, 2015 in Richmond, BC.
Order your tickets now at the early bird price – until April 30, 2015, tickets are $44.00 each for BCGS & Affiliate Society Members; $55.00 for non-members.
After April 30th, the prices increase to $55.00 each for BCGS & Affiliate Society Members; $65.00 for non-members.
Remember – Your tickets include refreshments and lunch.
See all the details on the BCGS 2015 Seminar page. You may order your tickets on-line with PayPal or by phone or e-mail, or by mail or at the May meeting. Call, e-mail or pay on-line now to get the early bird special.
Speaker Jill Morelli currently is writing a series of articles about Jens Dahl, a Norwegian born immigrant to the USA who enlisted in the Union Army in 1862. Here is her first article from A Year in the Life of Jens Dahl
Here is a link to her other articles on Jens Dahl’s Civil War experiences.