Monthly Archives: June 2011

Historic Calgary Week – July 2011

The Chinook County Historical Society is once again sponsoring Historic Calgary Week from July 22 to August 1st,  2011 in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The Alberta Family Histories Society will be presenting the following: 1. GENEALOGY 101 – Getting Started Date: … Continue reading

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AFHS 30th Anniversary Celebrations

The Alberta Family Histories Society held a very successful 30th Anniversary Celebration on June 6, 2011 in Calgary, Alberta. Awards presented at this celebration included: George Lake Award for Leadership – Helen Backhouse Janet Morgan Award for Service – Judie … Continue reading

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AFHS Mourns the Passing of Judii Rempel

Photo Source – Eppisode The Alberta Family Histories Society mourns the passing of long time member and active volunteer Judith Rempel.  Judii served on the board of the Alberta Family Histories Society as well as volunteering extensively elsewhere. She passed … Continue reading

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New Editor AFHS Chinook – Wayne Shepheard

Alberta Family Histories Society is pleased to welcome Wayne Shepheard as the new Editor of the quarterly publication “Chinook”, replacing Xenia Stanford, who recently retired from the position of Editor after leading the award winning publication for five years. About … Continue reading

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