Reminder – BCGS General Meeting – May 8, 2013, Burnaby, BC

Regatta Day, Kelowna, 1910Regatta Day, Kelowna, 1910. George Hudson, photographer.1


A reminder that the meeting this Wednesday will be at the Danish Lutheran Church in Burnaby.

BCGS General Meeting, Wednesday, May 8, 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St., Burnaby, BC. See below for a printable map of the new location.

Group topics:
Genealogy 101 – Parish Records
Irish Interest Group – Petty Session Records – A census substitute??

For the April to June, 2013 general meetings we wll be at the Danish Lutheran Church, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St., Burnaby, BC. Download BCGS- Location Change-April 2013 for a map of the Danish Church’s location.

1The photograph above shows Regatta Day at Kelowna in 1910; the S.S. Okanagan is at the wharf. The photographer, George Henry Ernest Hudson, took photographs of Okanagan Valley life for federal government pictorial settlement brochures. For more of his work, see the Greater Vernon Museum and Archives collections at MemoryBC or contact the Museum and Archives.
Credit: Canada. Patent and Copyright Office / Library and Archives Canada / PA-029775.
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M. Diane Rogers is a Director and Editor and Co-webmistress of the British Columbia Genealogical Society, teaches genealogy and family history year round, and blogs at CanadaGenealogy, or, Jane's Your Aunt. She's been doing her own family research since the 1980s in Canada, the UK and the United States, Sweden and further afield. She has a lifelong interest in Canadian and women's history and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the Genealogical Speakers Guild and the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors

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