07 November 2015

Family History Forum - November

Genealogy Filing Systems
Following up on last month’s topic, we will talk about practical filing systems to help you organize your research and information (both paper and digital). These simple systems make it easy to keep organized!

Monday, November 23, 7pm at the downtown Public Library's main meeting room.
Everyone Welcome - Free

29 October 2015

November Meeting

Your invited to attend our meeting Monday, November 2nd, 7pm at Hawthorn Park Retirement Home (867 KLO Road) in the Oak Room.

Bite-Size Genealogy:  Filing Systems

Main Topic:  Sharron Simpson, Writing Memoirs

Sharron Simpson is a well-known local historian and writer. She is a descendant of the pioneer Simpson and Jennens families, with her roots in Kelowna going back to the early 1900s. Sharron has taught numerous writing courses, encouraging people to record their own stories and memories. She has written several books, including ones about Kelowna General Hospital, the local sawmill which was run for many years by her grandfather S.M. Simpson, and a comprehensive history of Kelowna and district. For a number of years, Sharron was on Kelowna City Council, always putting the needs of her beloved city at the forefront.

13 October 2015

Family History Forum

Come and join us Monday, October 26th, 7pm at the downtown Public Library for our Family History Forum presented by members of the Kelowna & District Genealogical Society.

Topic:  Keep Organized!  Developing Research Logs and Tips for Organizing your Paper & Digital Files, with Claire Smith-Burns and Marlene Crane
Learn some simple organizational skills from the experts!  Don’t let your family history research overwhelm you.  Effective researchers keep Research Logs and have all their information at their finger-tips – you can do this, too!  All are welcome to attend this FREE workshop.

Everyone Welcome