Meetings & Membership

THE SAULT & DISTRICT BRANCH MEETS:

When:   Second Wednesday of every month except July and August or a date change due to Rosedale not being available or cancellation due to inclement weather.

Time:  7 p. m.

Where:  Rosedale Public School, 90 Chapple Ave., Sault Ste. Marie, ON

NEXT MEETING Wed. May 13, 2015    Program -  TBA

Notices:   Sault Star – 3 Day Planner;  Community Calendars, email and on this website.

Agenda:  Genealogical related program by a Guest Speaker or a Branch member,  Social Time, Questions & Answers Period, followed by a brief activity meeting.

Come and join us!    You DO NOT need to be a member to attend.  All persons with an interest in family history research are WELCOME.   This is a great opportunity to meet with like minded individuals and discuss your trials and tribulations.

OGS Conference 2015 – “Tracks through Time” in Barrie, ON May 29 – May 31. Go to the conference website (http://www.ogs.on.ca/conference/) for details about workshops, speakers, tours, accommodation, meals, Marketplace and online registration. Early Bird registration closes on 10 April.

CEMETERY TRANSCRIBING  Field Trip -Tues. Aug. 19 to Thurs. Aug. 21, 2014 to Elliot Lake for the purpose of transcribing Woodlands Cemetery.   Transcribing Completed!

Thank you Dutch and the volunteers who transcribed Woodlands Cemetery.  Project Update Mar 2015 - The handwritten information continues to be typed and proofread.  If you would like to contribute, please email the Branch at saultanddistrict@ogs.on.ca

MEMBERSHIP

A membership to the Ontario Genealogical Society is required before joining the Sault or any of the over thirty branches.  Please go to www.ogs.on.ca click on Membership for details.