Sunday, 26 August 2012

KPL Presents Second Annual Genealogy Fair

The Kitchener Public Library is holding its Second Annual Genealogy Fair on Saturday Nov 3 at Kitchener City Hall. This is a FREE event and is open to everyone. Here's the line up of speakers and topics for the day:

Ruth Burkholder - Finding Grandma's Great Grandchildren
Karen Ball-Pyatt - Genealogy 101
Ed Zapletal - Researching Czech Parish Registers
Christine Woodcock - Researching Scottish Ancestry
Lutzen Riedstra - Deciphering German Script
Dr David Elliot - Genealogical Research in Ireland
Lesley Webb & Sheryl Tilley - Using Archives Online
Carolyn Bart-Riedstra - Care of Genealogy Documents
Melissa Ellis - Census Surfing
Doris Ann Lemon - Researching the United Empire Loyalists

There will also be a workshop by the Waterloo Region Branch of OGS called Ask the Experts and a workshop by the Kitchener Family History Centre called FamilySearch, Where Generations Meet

There will be a Marketplace with a number of Sponsors in attendance.

This promises to be another fantastic day of learning and inspiration for genealogists everywhere.

1 comment:

  1. We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to Kitchener on 3 Nov 2012. Thanks for the mention!

    Karen Ball-Pyatt