21 March 2015 Shirley-Ann Pyefinch, from Ottawa, has agreed to be our speaker again in March. Her presentation will be Genealogical Information Resources in the National Capital Region.
18 April 2015 Janet Connor will speak on the topic "Social Media and Internet Sites for Genealogy - for Beginner to Advanced." She will discuss the use of different types of social media such as blogs, Pinterest, Twitter, Facebook, etc. for use in your genealogy research.
16 May 2015 Jessica Dunkin holds an MA and PhD in History, and is a postdoctoral fellow in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen's University. In her blog The Home Archivist, she discusses her experiences with a private collection of 19th century letters. Although not a professional archivist, she will share the steps she has taken to preserve and organize; something all genealogists seem to need help with!__________________
Meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month in the Wilson Room (second floor) of the Central Branch, Kingston Frontenac Public Library, 130 Johnson Street, Kingston, beginning at 10:00 a.m. The meetings end by noon, after which a number of those in attendance go for lunch together in order to continue genealogical discussions.
Everyone is welcome to attend our branch meetings and to join us for lunch.
Check on speakers and their topics from past meetings.