This notice from Mike More shoulf be of interest to all Ottawa area genealogists -
Want to learn more about the collections in the libraries of the Ottawa Branch, the Sir Guy Carleton Branch UELAC, the British Isles Family History Society and the corporate Archives of the City of OttaArchives of the City of Ottawawa?
Come and visit the City of Ottawa Archives at 100 Tallwood Avenue on
Saturday, February 2 between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. There will be specialists on hand:
To explain generally how archives work
To show you all the genealogical materials available
in the libraries housed at the Archives
To give you tips on researching military ancestors
To outline the best strategies for using Ancestry.com
To provide general information on records in the United
Kingdom and Ireland
To help you search for your Loyalist ancestors
To illustrate how the Guild of One Name Studies can help you
To inform you about local resources, particularly in former
To guide you in choosing genealogy software
To assist you with your genealogical adventure!
So mark Saturday, February 2, 2013 on your calendar and plan to visit the City of Ottawa Archives on Tallwood between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.
More details are available at www.ogsottawa.on.ca