Downtown Vancouver Genealogy Group meeting, Tuesday, 9 July, 2013, VPL Central Branch

This month’s Downtown Vancouver Genealogy Group meeting is tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 July, 2013 in the Board Breakout Room, 7th Floor at the Central Branch, Vancouver Public Library at 1 pm.Special Collections window display, Vancouver Public  Library, June 2013

Bring some questions and your finds! One member has found another criminal connection which has her chasing off to Australia. (Only in books and on the Internet as yet though.)

While you’re downtown, why not check out VPL’s Special Collections, just along from our meeting place on the 7th Floor – directories, photographs, old newspaper reels, and lots more.  This photo shows last month’s Special Collections natural history window display.


Reminders –

Scottish Research session at VPL (Lower Floor), July 11, 2013 from 2-3:30 pm.

BCGS Library Open House, Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 2-4 pm. Refreshments. And,
BCGS free Library Week, Monday, July 15-Saturday, July 20, 2013, 10 am to 3 pm each day.

BCGS Editor’s Chat, July 22, 7 pm right here at

Note: Our Downtown Group meetings in 2013 will all be on the 7th Floor in the Board Breakout Room.  Our meeting info is always on the Vancouver Genealogy Discussion Meetup pages:

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About DRogers

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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