Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Celebrating Family History Conference
From out friends at the South Shore Genealogical Society in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia comes the following news -
SOUTH SHORE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
JUNE 1 - 2, 2012
Registration fee: $20 (Bring your lunch or purchase a brown bag lunch for
Sessions on Friday afternoon - June 1- 1:30 - 4:00 pm
"Lessons Learned from Inter-generational Sleuths"- Nancy Wilson,
Project Coordinator , SSGS
"History and Genealogy in the Classroom" - Dr. Ken Paulsen, Bunker Hill
Community College, Boston, MA
"Genealogy: A Contemporary Phenomena or Something Deeper'- Dr. Terry
Punch, BEd, MA, CG,CM, FIGRS
Sessions on Saturday - June 2 - 8:30 am. - 4:00 pm.
"Grand-Dad Went to Sea: A Guide to Genealogical Resources at the
Fisheries Museum." - Ralph Getson, BA, BEd
"Getting Started in Genealogy" - Dr. Terry Punch
"My Grandmother's Diaries: Finding Creative Inspiration in Primary
Sources" - Joanne Jefferson, MA
"A New Look at the Founding of Lunenburg County" - Dr. Ken Paulsen
And to celebrate the final phase of this project
20 displays and 5 presentations by "Genealogical Sleuths" From across Lunenburg County.
For more info, see www.ssgs.ca
Celebrating Family History Fundraiser
Friday, 1 June 2012
7 - 10 pm
Lunenburg Community Centre Collage, Riverport Choir, The Ernst Family, storyteller Joanne Jefferson, and a fantastic silent auction.
Tickets: $20 (available at Kinley Drug Company, Kinburn PharmaSave, North End Strings and Things).