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Saturday, September 30
Find My Ancestors in the British Isles: England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
 Lecturers: Gary Schroder & Jackie Billingham
Come and learn how to use the Quebec Family History Society Library to find your ancestors in the British Isles
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca



Saturday, October 14
Researching a Kennedy Family  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Donna Dodge
Donna will take you on her family history search, first in Canada and then back over a thousand years in Ireland
Free Public Lecture


Sunday, October 15
Tour of Montreal's Mount Royal Cemetery and Notre Dame Des Neiges Cemetery  (Seminars)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tour Leader: Gary Schroder
Explore two of the largest cemeteries in Canada that contains the final resting places of numerous famous people from Maurice Richard to Anna of the King and I.  Discover the beautiful art and architectures of these beautiful garden cemeteries
Everyone is Welcome
Suggested Donation:  $20 per person  (All proceeds go to the Quebec Family History Society)
This is not a walking tour but meet with your car at:
Front Gate of Mount Royal Cemetery at 10:00 am
1297 Chemin De la Foret
Outremont
 
Reservations and More Information at  514-695-1502  or email: qfhs@bellnet.ca
Bring a Lunch
 
 



Saturday, November 4
Find My Ancestors in the British and Canadian Armies from 1760-1945  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
 Lecturer: Gary Schroder
Use the resources of the Quebec Family History Society to find ancestors that served in the Canadian and British Military from 1760 - 1945
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca


Saturday, November 11
Remembering Scotland's Contribution to Montreal  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Rev. James S.S. Armour
Learn the origins of the downtown streets: MacKay Street for Donald MacKay, early fur trader; Simpson Street for Sir George Simpson, governor of the Hudson’s Bay Company and Redpath Street for sugar magnate John Redpath, then McGill University, Ogilvy’s the list goes on and on.
 
Free Public Lecture



Saturday, December 2
Find My Ancestors in Quebec  (Seminars)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
QFHS Heritage Centre, 173 Cartier Avenue, Suite 102, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
 Lecturers: Jackie Billingham, Cecilia Karwowski and Gary Schroder
Learn to use our databases, books and other resources to find your family in Quebec
 
Fees:   $20.00 for members                   $25.00 for non-members
Reservations are Required:                514-695-1502 or www.qfhs.ca


Saturday, December 9
Oral Histories from Montreal's Pointe St. Charles, Griffintown and Goose Village  (Lectures)
10:30 am
Briarwood Presbyterian Church Hall, 70 Beaconsfield Blvd, Beaconsfield
Speaker: Dave Flavell, Sociologist
Join Dave to discuss the development and content of his 2014 publication; Community and the Human Spirit; Oral Histories from Montreal’s Point St. Charles, Griffintown and Goose Village. All contributors to the book were born between the 1920’s and 1950’s.
 
Free Public Lecture