HARVEST SUPPER

The British Columbia Genealogical Society will host its 6th Annual Harvest supper Wednesday, September 11, 2019 6:00 pm before the regular meeting….

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BRITISH ISLES RESEARCH EVENT

At the BCGS Library October 5-7, 2019 There will be a 3-day British Isles research event at the BCGS Library from Saturday,…

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BCGS Librarians Honoured by BC Historical Federation

Each year, the British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) awards Certificates of Recognition to individual members of BCHF Member Societies who have given…

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BCGS Seminar Resounding Success!

Our thanks to our excellent speaker, Chris Paton, for his wonderful presentations. And great appreciation to all members of the Education Committee,…

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Join the BCGS CelticFest Parade group, Mar. 15, 2015

Vancouver’s CelticFest is getting closer. We’re looking for many more BCGS members to join our St. Patrick’s Day marching group on Sunday morning,…

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French Canadians, Furs, and Indigenous Women in the Making of the Pacific Northwest

Book Launch and Presentation by Jean Barman Tuesday, 2 December 2014, beginning at 6:30 pm.   Sponsored by the Société historique francophone…

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Canada’s 1921 Census

Update: As of 29 October 2013, Ancestry has released an index to the 1921 Canada census. This is available free on Ancestry…

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Scottish Sources – handout posted

The Scottish Sources – 2012 handout by George Caldwell for his Genealogy in Scotland session, yesterday, Tuesday, May 8th at Vancouver Public…

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West Vancouver – New On-line Photo Collections for 100th

  Chamber of Commerce float, West Vancouver May Day parade, Marine Drive, 1940s. Photographer unknown. Courtesy West Vancouver Memorial Library -1802 WVML…

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