2016

Month Date Time Event Details
August 1-31 cdfhsleaficon National Family History Month
August Sat
27th
10am
to 4pm
DNA Day
CDFHS Resource Centre
RSVP or enquiries.  Free.
August Sat
27th
Book a
Time
Family Tree Maker Software
Workshops with Marylynne Whittaker
Learn how to use Family Tree Maker family history software to compile your family tree and organise your research.
Bookings required.  Free.
August Sat
27th
6:15pm
& 8:15pm
Shadows of the Past
Evening Cemetery Tours
August Mon
29th
7pm Webinar online (Members only)
Write a blog post for CDFHS!
Learn how easy it is to share your family story, family photographs, research brickwall or family mystery on CDFHS’s blog and share it on social media for all the world to see (or to help with).  Free.
Bookings required, to Louise.
August Wed
31st
7pm
to 9pm
DNA Interest Group
An evening DIG meeting – Everyone welcome, especially those who can’t usually make it on Saturdays!  Meeting room – enter via Grafton St near corner of Hartley St.
RSVP or enquiries.  Free.
September Sat
3rd
2pm CDFHS Annual General Meeting
CDFHS Resource Centre
September Sat
10th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In Genealogy Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers
September Sat
10th
1pm
to 4pm
DNA Interest Group
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers; $5 non-members
September Thurs
15th
6:30pm CDFHS Committee Meeting
September Sat
17th
2pm Tracing Ancestors in British Ceylon & India
Presenter: Larry Andresen
Find out about your ancestors who worked or lived in British India or Ceylon. Learn about record collections, history and genealogy resources.
Free to members; $5 non-members
October Sat
8th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In Genealogy Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers
October Sat
8th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In DNA Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free attendance for members & first-timers
October Sat
15th
2pm [October Presentation]
October Thurs
20th
6:30pm CDFHS Committee Meeting
November Sat
12th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In Genealogy Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers
November Sat
12th
1pm
to 4pm
DNA Interest Group
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers; $5 non-members
November Thurs
17th
6:30pm CDFHS Committee Meeting
November Sat
19th
2pm Oral History Workshop
Presenter:  Diane Clark
This workshop will cover the basic points of taking and recording an oral history.  Please be prepared to work in pairs to practice the technique.
Free to members; $5 non-members
December Sat
10th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In Genealogy Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free to members & first-time newcomers
December Sat
10th
10am
to 4pm
Drop-In DNA Clinic
CDFHS Resource Centre
Free attendance for members & first-timers; $5 non-members
 December  Thurs
15th
3pm  Close for Xmas break