The next B.C. Genealogical Society General Meeting -
Wednesday, 8 July, 2009, 7:30 pm
Edmonds Community Centre, 7282 Kingsway (Kingsway & Edmonds), Burnaby V5E 1G3
Our speaker will be Brenda Smith, well known in British Columbia as a genealogical speaker. Her topic will be:
THE HAMMOND STORY SO FAR...
The Hammond Family Project is an ongoing activity of the Family History Committee of Maple Ridge Historical Society.
Since 2002, the project has gathered and compiled information about the family of John and William Hammond, founders of the British Columbia community of Port Hammond.
Hear how this project furthers the community story, contributes to the
history of British Columbia, and helps participants develop and practice
BCGS website: www.bcgs.ca
Also coming up at the BC Genealogical Society this month -
BCGS Annual Open House at the Walter Draycott Library,
July 19th, 1 -3 pm. Members, friends and relatives are welcome.
BCGS Annual Library Week at the Walter Draycott Library,
July 20-25, 10am - 3 pm daily. Free to all interested.
Plan now to bring a friend or relative to introduce them to our
genealogical collections and to the BC Genealogical Society.
During Library Week this year, you will be able to use databases for
England and Wales research, etc. at FindmyPast.com for free at our library as well as the on-line databases of the New England Historic Genealogical Society.
New England Historic Genealogical Society: www.newenglandancestors.org
B.C.G.S. General Meetings: the second Wednesday of every month, 7:30 pm at Edmonds Community Centre, 7282 Kingsway (Kingsway & Edmonds), Burnaby V5E 1G3