October 14, 2017 – Finding Your Roots Seminar – all day. Free.
All interested are welcome.
The BCGS will be there. Watch for BCGS speakers, the BCGS Boutique, and our used book sale. Class schedule and free registration now on-line. See the website: www.findingyourroots.ca
Be sure to register as soon as possible; book a lunch if you like too.
Location: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 6270 126 St, Surrey, BC V3X 1T9
When registering please be sure to give your e-mail address. If you already registered without an email address, please reregister with an e-mail, then send an e-mail to email@example.com to let the organizers know.
This will ensure that enough space is available and that handouts are sent out ahead of time, so be sure to re-register if you didn’t submit your e-mail address.
The next BCGS European Group meeting will be at the General meeting, October 11th, 2017. And there will be a European Research Day on October 28th at the BCGS Walter Draycott Library, We will meet for an afternoon session upstairs from 1-3 pm.
Two handouts are now posted on our website’s Education-Handouts page.
DOUKHOBOR-IMMIGRATION-AND-SETTLEMENT, CANADA, 1898-1976 by Brenda Smth. Download .pdf file.
UKRAINIAN GENEALOGY-DRAFT3 Please note this is a DRAFT, by M. Diane Rogers. Download .doc file. This is a work in progress. Please send comments/new info to Diane – firstname.lastname@example.org
Here, free for you to use and copy for personal use, are a few European postcards collected by members of the BCGS European Group. From time to time, this gallery will be added to.
The BCGS believes that these postcards are no longer under copyright, and agrees that these digital images may be used for personal or public non-commercial purposes, provided that they are identified as ‘Courtesy of the British Columbia Genealogical Society: www.bcgs.ca’. For any other use, or for more information, contact the BCGS webmaster.
See another BCGS Postcard Gallery of United Kingdom cards here.
Panorama de Cintra, Portugal
Panorama des Huits Ponts (Panorama of the Eight Bridges), Paris
Vatican, Bella Cappella Sistina
Gothenburg , Castlepark, Sweden
The first meeting of the fall will be Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 featuring our Harvest Supper at the Danish Lutheran Church in Burnaby, Downstairs Hall, 6010 Kincaid St.
Reserve your tickets now. Contact Lynne Fletcher at email@example.com or 604 942 3663
Supper from 6-7 pm. The meeting will start at 7:30 pm.
Two group topics:
Preparing for a Salt Lake City trip with Eunice Robinson.
English Group – Parish Records with Lorraine Irving.
Click for Directions and Map (printable)
All interested are very welcome to attend. Refreshments.