Showing posts with label Family History Fundraiser. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Family History Fundraiser. Show all posts

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  -


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


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).