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2015 Genealogy Conference - April 17-19, 2015 in Edmonton

Edmonton Branch Meetings

Regular meetings of the Edmonton Branch are held on the 4th Thursday of each month, excluding July, August and December. The monthly meetings of Edmonton Branch will be held at the AGS and Edmonton Branch Library: #162, 14315 - 118 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta. 
Located in the Nexus Business Park (on the west side just east of the railway tracks). Meeting Time: 7:30 to 10 p.m.

Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings

All special interest groups meet in the Library at #162, 14315 - 118 Avenue, Edmonton AB, starting at 7:30 PM (except for the German Group which meets at 7:00 PM).
   **** New members and visitors are welcome!****

Canada and USA - Meetings are monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month (September to June). Contact: Lynne Duigou lynneduigou@shaw.ca OR  Donna Shanks donna@shanks.ca

Computers in Genealogy - Meetings are bi-monthly on the 3rd Thursday of the months of Sept., Nov. Jan, Mar, and May. Contact: Neal Finn neal.finn@telusplanet.net

England and Wales - Meetings are on the 1st Thrusday of the month (September to June). Contact: Kelley Kallechy kkallechy@gmail.com

German - Meetings are bi-monthly on the 1st Wednesday of the months Oct., Dec., Feb., Apr., Jun., and Aug. starting at 7:00 pm. Contact: John Althouse althousejh@shaw.ca OR Jo Nuthack jornu@telus.net

Ireland - Meetings are bi-monthly on the 2nd Tuesday of the months Sept., Nov., Jan., Mar. and May Contact: Desmond Wynne desmond.wynne@telus.net

Mac Reunion (Genealogy with Apple computers) - This group is presently suspended and in need of a leader.

Postscripts (the Writing of Family History) - Meetings are bi-monthly on the 2nd Wednesday of the months of Sept., Nov., Jan., Mar. and May. Contact: John Althouse althousejh@shaw.ca

Scandinavian - The group is presently suspended and in need of a leader.

Scotland - Meetings are bi-monthly on 1st Monday in October and the 2nd Monday in Dec., Feb., Apr. and June. Contact: Gary Durie gwdurie@shaw.ca OR Joyce Willard joyce.willard@shaw.ca

Ukrainian - Meetings are bi-monthly on the 1st Wednesday of the months of Sept., Nov., Jan., Mar., and May. Contact: Natalie Edwards ntedwards@shaw.ca OR Peter Skitsko pdskitsko@shaw.ca

The Edmonton Branch of the Alberta Genealogical Society publishes a monthly newsletter called Clandigger each month excluding July and August. It provides articles of interest and specific information on all Edmonton Branch events including the details of upcoming SIG meetings. These newsletters are distributed by email toward the end of each month in which they are published. If you are a member, and are not receiving Clandigger but wish to, please contact: clandiggereditor@gmail.com  

This list revised July 19, 2014.

Podcasts

July 21, 2014 - John Althouse talks genealogy on CBC radio. Segment starts at 25:35

January 3, 2014 - John Althouse talks genealogy on CBC radio. Segment starts at 31:00

Cemetery Recording

None at present.

Courses

TRACING YOUR FAMILY TREE

Watch for upcoming dates in 2015!

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