Victoria Family History Conference March 9 – 10, 2018

701 Mann Avenue, Victoria.  Register online starting Feb 1st at link below.

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Qualicum Beach Family History Society Unlocking the Past Conference

April 20 and 21st, 2018 at The Beach Club Resort, 181 Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC

Keynote speaker: Thomas MacEntee

Thomas is an American genealogy professional who specializes in the use of technology and social media to improve research and to connect with others in the family history

community. ( click here for Thomas’ full bio)

Lesley Anderson

Lesley has been involved with genealogy for more than forty-five years, beginning with researching her own family tree.  For the past ten years she has worked as the Canadian spokesperson for   She also speaks at conferences and seminars as well as guest appearances on television and radio.  (click here for Lesley’s full bio)

Tara Shymanski

Tara is a professional genealogist.  Her career choice was influenced by researching her own family tree at the age of seventeen.  While Tara is a Canadian research specialist, she also has extensive experience researching American and English records and knows exactly how to find those ever-so elusive documents.  (click here for Tara’s full bio)

SAVE THE DATE!! Friday, Sept. 28 – Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, Kelowna, BC 

The Kelowna & District Genealogical Society announces:

“Harvest Your Family Tree” Conference 2018


Exciting Speakers, Genealogical Marketplace, One-on-One Consultations


Friday Reception, Lots of Great Door prizes, Raffles, Lots of Fun & Lots of Information


Stay tuned for more information coming in early 2018!


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