Calendar

Mar
23
Sat
Back to Basics – Ottawa Public Library Resources for Genealogy
Mar 23 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Welcome to Genealogy: Back To Basics! Genealogy B2B is a short lecture on a genealogical topic, followed by a Q & A session with Ottawa Branch members. If you are new to family history research or need a refresher, come out and join us! Sessions are free and open to all.

Romaine Honey will introduces us to the genealogical resources at the Ottawa Public Library.

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge.

*Coffee and tea will be available throughout the morning.

The Trials and Triumphs of a Local Historical Society
Mar 23 @ 13:00 – 15:00

1:00-1:30: networking and refreshments
1:30-3:00: presentation

Title: North Grenville Historical Society
Speaker: Dr. David Shanahan

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Regrettably, due to ongoing technical difficulties broadcasting the Ottawa Branch presentations, webcasting has been discontinued.

Apr
27
Sat
Genealogy: Back to Basics – Evaluating Your Evidence
Apr 27 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Welcome to Genealogy: Back To Basics! Genealogy B2B is a short lecture on a genealogical topic, followed by a Q & A session with Ottawa Branch members. If you are new to family history research or need a refresher, come out and join us! Sessions are free and open to all.

*Coffee and tea will be available throughout the morning.

Ottawa Branch Presentation: Copyright
Apr 27 @ 13:00 – 15:00

1:00-1:30: networking and refreshments
1:30-3:00: presentation

Title: Copyright
Speaker: Theresa Sorel, Cof Ottawa Archives

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Regrettably, due to ongoing technical difficulties broadcasting the Ottawa Branch presentations, webcasting has been discontinued.

May
25
Sat
Presentation: Rideau Remembers
May 25 @ 13:00 – 15:00

1:00-1:30: networking and refreshments
1:30-3:00: presentation

Title: Rideau Remembers
Speaker: Owen Cooke et al

A multi-year effort of volunteers led by Owen Cooke for the Rideau Archives Branch, City of Ottawa Archives, and the Rideau Township Historical Society (RTHS) has attempted to identify and document the lost young generation of North Gower and Marlborough Townships from the First World War.

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Regrettably, due to ongoing technical difficulties broadcasting the Ottawa Branch presentations, webcasting has been discontinued.

Jun
15
Sat
Genealogy: Back to Basics – Topic tba
Jun 15 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Welcome to Genealogy: Back To Basics! Genealogy B2B is a short lecture on a genealogical topic, followed by a Q & A session with Ottawa Branch members. If you are new to family history research or need a refresher, come out and join us! Sessions are free and open to all.

*Coffee and tea will be available throughout the morning.

Presentation: AMBA Newspaper Digitizing Project
Jun 15 @ 13:00 – 15:00

1:00-1:30: networking and refreshments
1:30-3:00: presentation

Title: Newspaper Digitizing Project of the Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives
Speaker: Irene Robillard and Emma Carey

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Regrettably, due to ongoing technical difficulties broadcasting the Ottawa Branch presentations, webcasting has been discontinued.

Sep
14
Sat
Genealogy: Back to Basics – Topic tba
Sep 14 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Welcome to Genealogy: Back To Basics! Genealogy B2B is a short lecture on a genealogical topic, followed by a Q & A session with Ottawa Branch members. If you are new to family history research or need a refresher, come out and join us! Sessions are free and open to all.

*Coffee and tea will be available throughout the morning.

Presentation: Quebec Notarial Records – An Underused Resource
Sep 14 @ 13:00 – 15:00

1:00-1:30: networking and refreshments
1:30-3:00: presentation

Title: Quebec Notarial Records – An Underused Resource
Speaker: Gloria Tubman & Brian Glenn

The talk will discuss what the notarial records are, some examples of different records one can find – land sales, will, inventories (estate), donations, bankruptcy; how one can use these records in genealogical and family history research & how to access these records using BANQ.

All Ottawa Branch monthly presentations are open to the public at no charge. Regrettably, due to ongoing technical difficulties broadcasting the Ottawa Branch presentations, webcasting has been discontinued.

Sep
27
Fri
BIFHSGO Fall Conference 25-27 Sep
Sep 27 all day

https://bifhsgo.ca/cpage.php?pt=471