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Saturday, February 25
What's New in the World of Scottish Genealogy  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Lecturers: Jackie Billingham, Deborah Robertson and Gary Schroder
 
Come and Find out the Newest and Easiest Ways of Finding your Scottish Ancestors
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca



Saturday, March 11
Canadian Centre for the Great War  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Caitlin Bailey, Curator of Canadian Centre for the Great War
The Canadian Centre for the Great War is a Montreal-based historical organization that tells the story of Canada’s social history during the First World War. Curator and Executive Director Caitlin Bailey will present an overview of the Centre’s holdings and activities, as well as information on how local genealogists can use them. She will also speak about the importance of conserving local historical monuments to the First World War and the Centre’s efforts to raise awareness of them.
For more information or to learn more about the CCGW, please visit www.greatwarcentre.com


Tuesday, March 14
Brick Wall Group (Q.F.H.S. members only)  (Special Interest Groups)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Hit a brick wall in your research?  Various Q.F.H.S. members will be there to discuss your genealogical problems and offer advice to help you overcome your research brick walls.
 
Cost: FREE
Dates: The second Tuesday of each Month



Saturday, April 1
Family Tree maker - What Do I Do Now ?  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Speaker: Lorraine Gosselin
The surprise move by Ancestry to discontinue support of the stand-alone version of Family Tree Maker has provoked many questions and worries among family historians. Various options will be presented, including choosing a new program, moving trees off the Ancestry site, and looking at new competitive choices from several program sellers
 
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca


Saturday, April 8
McCord Museum  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Heather McNabb, McCord Museum
What family historians can expect to find at the McCord Museum, the Notman photo collection, and more
 
 


Tuesday, April 11
Brick Wall Group (Q.F.H.S. members only)  (Special Interest Groups)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
 
Hit a brick wall in your research?  Various Q.F.H.S. members will be there to discuss your genealogical problems and offer advice to help you overcome your research brick walls.
 
Cost: FREE
Dates: The second Tuesday of each Month


Saturday, April 29
How Can Ancestry's DNA Tests Help to Find Your Ancestors  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Lecturer: Lesley Anderson
Ancestry’s DNA Tests have become one of the fastest growing products in the genealogical world. Come and learn about DNA genealogical tests and how they can help you to find long lost ancestors
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca



Saturday, May 6
Preserving Your Family Photographys and Family Documents  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Lecturer :Kyla Ubbink of Ubbink Book and Paper Conservation
Learn how to care for and preserve your family documents, memorabilia, photographs, and artifacts through preventative conservation measures that can be applied at home
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca


Tuesday, May 9
Brick Wall Group (Q.F.H.S. members only)  (Special Interest Groups)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Hit a brick wall in your research?  Various Q.F.H.S. members will be there to discuss your genealogical problems and offer advice to help you overcome your research brick walls.
 
Cost: FREE
Dates: The second Tuesday of each Month


Saturday, May 13
Stories of Montreal's Past  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Kristian Gravenor, journalist and creator of Coolopolis
Kristian Gravenor will talk about interesting little known stories of Montreal's past.
 
 


Wednesday, May 17
Open House  (Community Events)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Hosts: Staff Members
Bring your Friends and Find Out about the 20 Billion Family History Records for Quebec, Canada, the United States, the British Isles, and many other parts of the world that are available in the Q.F.H.S. Library. Various Members will be there to answer your genealogical questions. Everyone is welcome
 
Fees:   Free                
Information:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca



Saturday, June 3
How to Find Your Irish Ancestors  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Lecturer: Gary Schroder
Come and learn how to find your Irish ancestors using the excellent resources that are available at the Quebec Family History Society Heritage Centre
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca