Calendar

Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Thorold Public Library
Let’s talk about DNA and the basics of it. Have you done your DNA Test and not sure where to go from there. Many tests, many opinions and many ways to use this awesome resource[…]
Apr 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Lansing United Church
TRACKING AN 18TH CENTURY HIGHLAND REGIMENT Speaker: Sam Allison Genealogists can benefit from the techniques and sources used to write history books. Driv’n by Fortune is about a Scots regiment that settled in Canada. The 78th Fraser’s Highlanders (1756–63) defeated the[…]
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm Mary JL Black Library
 
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This event is to allow Members of the Society who manage Branch/SIG activities an opportunity to communicate with each other and board members. One registration allows for ease of signing up for these discussions. Discussion[…]
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Owen Sound Family History Centre
FHC POSTER FOR APRIL 28. 2018 JOIN US FOR A DAY OF GENEALOGY – DISCOVERY & FUN FOR ALL AGES *Free Genealogy Consultations   *Displays from Family History Centre & Bruce & Grey Branch OGS[…]
May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm North Bay Public Library, Joan Duquette Room, Upper Mezzanine
Brick Walls & Pitfalls Place: North Bay Public Library, Joan Duquette Room, Upper Mezzanine   Do you have a genealogical brick wall that you would like help with? Can we help you steer clear of any[…]
May 1 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brant County OGS Resource Centre
The Brit meets each month, the first Tuesday evening at 7:30 pm, in our Resource Centre. We meet to help with the knowledge of other researchers that have learned much in their years of researching[…]
May 3 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm Toronto Reference Library, Learning Centre 1
The course consists of four classes:    Thursdays, May 3, 10 and 17, and Monday, June 4. This course is co-sponsored with the Humanities and Social Sciences Department at the Toronto Reference Library. Learn how to get the[…]
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm ET – Register below for the webinars of your choice. You will receive an e-mail confirmation with your own personal link to join the[…]
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Toronto Reference Library, 2nd Floor
The tour is now full.  To put your name on the waiting list, send an email to courses@torontofamilyhistory.org and you will be contacted if a spot becomes available. TOUR OF THE GENEALOGY COLLECTION AT THE[…]
May 5 all day Paris Museum
Saturday, May 5 at 1:30 PM We can meet at the Paris Museum, at Syl Apps Arena on William St, Paris. We will be touring the Archives and have a presentation, plus enjoying the afternoon of educational[…]
May 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,
“Researching in Devon and Cornwall”, Guest Speaker: Sher Leetooze
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ohsweken Genealogical Society meet 1-4 pm at Woodland Centre. Potluck lunch Every month 2nd Sunday, except holiday weekends
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm McKinlay Funeral Home Reception Centre
Using Land Records to Learn More About Your Ancestors Kae Elgie and Philippe Elsworthy have taught themselves how to use Land Registry Records in Chatham-Kent to piece together information about persons and properties of their[…]
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Burlington Public Library
The Ontario Genealogical Society working with the Burlington Public Library provides a open Genealogical Club for all levels of skill in Family History. Great time of learning and opportunities to ask questions and breakdown some[…]
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Windsor Public Library, Lower Level
Join Essex County Branch OGS for DNA Basics What is DNA and how can we use it in family history research? Join us to learn about the different types of DNA testing, the testing companies,[…]
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Brant County OGS Resource Centre
Family History Group Is this you! Have just retired and want to learn a new fascinating hobby? Or are you someone who always wanted to do your family tree and have never known how to[…]
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This event is to allow Members of the Society who manage Branch/SIG activities an opportunity to communicate with each other and board members. One registration allows for ease of signing up for these discussions. Discussion[…]
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Guest Speaker Jenna LeMay,  Topic is Research on Joseph Brant and His family Jenna LeMay will speak on her Research on Joseph Brant and His family Sure be very interesting!!!
May 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Lansing United Church
FROM STOREFRONT TO HOME FRONT: MEMORIES OF EATON’S AT WAR Speakers: Anthony Badame & Stephanie Sukhareva Join Museum Studies masters graduates Anthony and Stephanie as they discuss their process of turning original genealogical and archival research into[…]
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm Mary JL Black Library
 
May 31 – Jun 3 all day University of Guelph
Enjoy a weekend of cutting-edge lectures and workshops on the beautiful University of Guelph campus! Opening Keynote: Jonathan Vance, “Nation Builders You’ve Never Hear Of” Banquet Speaker: Amy Johnson Crow: “How to Preserve Your Own[…]
Jun 1 – Jun 3 all day
OGS Annual Conference at University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada For more information check out this link https://conference2018.ogs.on.ca/2018/01/20/conference-2018-handbook/    
Jun 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ohsweken Genealogical Society meet 1-4 pm at Woodland Centre. Potluck lunch Every month 2nd Sunday, except holiday weekends
Jun 4 @ 8:30 am – Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm Various Toronto libraries and archives
Note: Genealogy Summer Camp 2018 is now fully booked. A five-day, hands-on program for family historians with Ontario roots. Designed mainly for out-of-towners, this unique program takes researchers to different archives and libraries each day.[…]
Jun 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Brant County OGS Resource Centre
The Brit meets each month, the first Tuesday evening at 7:30 pm, in our Resource Centre. We meet to help with the knowledge of other researchers that have learned much in their years of researching[…]
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm ET – Register below for the webinars of your choice. You will receive an e-mail confirmation with your own personal link to join the[…]
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm McKinlay Funeral Home Reception Centre
The Sherk Family of Dresden Janet Kelch will share the story of her ancestor Casper Sherk and his voyage to the new world on the ship “Love and Unity.” Held at the McKinlay Funeral Home[…]
Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,
“War of 1812”, Guest Speaker: Fred Blair
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Burlington Public Library
The Ontario Genealogical Society working with the Burlington Public Library provides a open Genealogical Club for all levels of skill in Family History. Great time of learning and opportunities to ask questions and breakdown some[…]