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. June 10, 2015    Program  Bits & Bites of useful Research Tips.

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.

Watch here for the 2015 Field Trip!   Which one will it be?

Project Update June 2015 – The handwritten information has been typed and proofread.  Sections to be indexed and proofread again.  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.