Month: November 2021

December 1: Community Archives Newsletter

The archives is now open to visitors from 10 to 1 and 2 to 4, Monday to Thursday. Proof of vaccination and ID is required, and masks must be worn while in the archives and library. – Relive the 1980s with The Quinte Weekly News – CHECK OUT THE ONLINE CATALOGUE

November 1: Time to Join Ontario Ancestors

Be part of an ever-growing community of family historians. Get FREE access to the MyHeritage Library edition with your membership. Connect with regional research specialists and thousands of unique local records and resources. Take advantage of hundreds of e-learning resources. DON’T FORGET MEMBERSHIP in the QUINTE BRANCH OPENS the QUINTE BRANCH LOUNGE

November 20: Great Moments Has Arrived

Quinte Branch members volunteer to share short stories about a variety of experiences from getting over, around, or under a brick wall, a new connection made, or tips and tricks that others may find useful!

November 6: eWeekly’s Busy November

Our free weekly email newsletter includes news on Ontario Ancestors, our Branches and Special Interest Groups, updates on family history initiatives and events, and heritage information from across the province.  eWeekly Update is available to anyone with email and you do not need to be an OGS member to subscribe. CLICK TO VIEW PAST ISSUES

November 3: Cemetery Vandalism in Quinte

These represent far less than 10% of the vandalized stones in this cemetery. How can a cemetery be kept safe? Public education about the cemetery is important, particularly among young community members. Keeping the cemetery grounds well-kept with signage, benches and visible trails helps to present an image of a busy and well-cared-for public space.

November 1: Grow Our Family

Ontario Ancestors’ Grow Our Family membership campaign has returned once again for the 2022 year.  Any member of the Society renewing their membership by December 15, 2021 can receive a 50% discount on their membership fee simply by bringing in a new member with them.  And the new member gets the same great deal –
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