More Upcoming Genealogy / History Events – Vancouver


Vancouver Heritage Foundation, Hycroft Tuesday Evening Lecture Series, at Hycroft  1489 McRae Avenue, SW of Granville, Vancouver, Tuesday Evenings, 7 – 8:45 pm $12 each. Register online, Vancouver Heritage Foundation.

History of Exterior House Colour, with Donald Luxton, the history of residential paint colour from earliest buildings to the high-style heritage homes of the early 20th century.  17 January, 2012, 7pm.

History of Neon Light in Vancouver, with John Atkin, 21 February, 2012, 7pm.

Historic Stained Glass in Vancouver, with Jim Wolf, 6 March, 2012, 7 pm.

Stanley Park Photographic Exhibit, with Jolene Cumming, Saturday, 21 January 2012, Nature House on Lost Lagoon, 12 noon – 3 pm. Drop in; by donation. Details, Stanley Park Ecology Society.

Chinese-Canadian Veterans: Loyalty to Country, an exhibition examining the history of Chinese-Canadian veterans who, although loyal to this country, were subjected to discriminatory laws. Chinese Canadian Military Museum Society.  24 – 27 January, 2012 at the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver in the David Lam Hall, 50 Pender St E, Vancouver.


Central Branch, Vancouver Public Library, 350 W. Georgia, Vancouver.

Chinese Genealogy Research with Ancestry Library Edition, Saturday, 28 January 2012, 1 – 3 pm.

Ancestry Library Edition, free hand-on workshop, Tuesday, 21 February, 2012, 2:30 – 4pm. Computer Training Room, Level 7., hands-on workshop, Sunday 4 March 4, 2012, 3 – 4:30pm.  Free. Registration required. Computer Training Room, Level 7.

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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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