Category: Quinte Branch Meeting

October 17: Register Now for Webinar

Have you ever considered what will happen to your years of genealogy research once you’re gone? Learn how to ensure that your hard work carries on. Through a combination of planning, common sense, and new technologies, Thomas MacEntee will show you how to create an action plan for preserving your genealogy research.

October 17: Family History is no Game

Don’t play games with your years of family history research. What happens once you’re gone? Learn how to ensure that your hard work carries on. Through a combination of planning, common sense, and new technologies, Thomas MacEntee will show you how to create an action plan for preserving your genealogy research.

October 17: Family History in the Dumpster

Are your years of hard work researching your family history headed for the dumpster once you’re gone? Learn how to ensure that your hard work carries on. Through a combination of planning, common sense, and new technologies, Thomas MacEntee will show you how to create an action plan for preserving your genealogy research.

October 17: Future Proof Your Genealogy

Have you ever considered what will happen to your years of genealogy research once you’re gone? Learn how to ensure that your hard work carries on. Through a combination of planning, common sense, and new technologies, Thomas MacEntee will show you how to create an action plan for preserving your genealogy research.

Ontario Ancestors October “Explosion”

You can see that Ontario Ancestors and its Branches and SIGs have embraced the online presentation process to stay in touch with their members, and hopefully attract new ones! Check the Calendar section at the bottom of eWeekly for links to register for these events, or visit the Society website ogs.on.ca.

September 26: Ontario Genealogical Society

Join the Board of Directors and members of the Society from around the world this Saturday to discuss past successes and future plans and to celebrate our volunteers and Branches/SIGs at our Annual General Meeting. This will be a “virtual” meeting on the ZOOM platform. You must register before 10:00 am on the OGS website.  

September 19: Jess Posgate/OurDigitalWorld

This download link provides access to the slides prepared for this presentation by Jess Posgate leading us through the process of using online newspapers from the OurDigitalWorld website in our research. Click “READ MORE” to access the active link and download an excellent set of visuals. This session will be recorded for your future viewing!

September 19: Quinte Branch “Virtual” Meeting

The Quinte Branch is hosting our second virtual presentation. Be sure not to miss “Finding Your Family History with OurDigitalWorld Online Newspapers” by Jess Posgate. This will be a Zoom Virtual presentation. Please find information links below if you need help with Zoom.

September 19: OurDigitalWorld/Jess Posgate

OurDigitalWorld is a not-for-profit that is dedicated to providing an innovative and sustainable digital platform for community collections. We provide tools and services built upon collaboration and the belief that discovery and access to community content and to our shared cultural assets are the foundation of identifying and enriching a community’s sense of identity. http://www.ourdigitalworld.net/

New Treasurer Elected

Rose McClanahan was elected Treasurer at the Quinte Branch Council Meeting of July 30. Rose brings with her a wealth of knowledge and will begin her duties as Treasurer on August 1, 2020. Welcome Rose!