Aug 26 2018

Humble, Texas genealogy conference in Sept.

Humble Area Genealogical Society Conference

Back to Research: September 22

The Humble Area Genealogical Society is hosting its 2nd annual eConference as a fund raiser and would appreciate if you could forward this information to any of your members that might be interested in participating.

NOTE: this is an on-line conference.  You can enjoy it from the comfort of your computer room.

THAGS eConference: Back to Research
Saturday, 22 September 2018 from 8:30am – 3pm CDT

Join us for an eConference! We’ve arranged for four great speakers to teach us about a variety of research topics. Early Bird Registration is $19.99 (regular price after September 15th is $24.99 and you can watch the live webinar presentations or see the replay on your own schedule for up to 30 days after the eConference. During the eConference you’ll be able to ask questions through the webinar program’s chat features. After these four hours of instructions, the speakers will convene for a final panel discussion to answer questions not finished during the webinars or any additional questions you have. There will also be more than $150 of door prizes given away. It will be a great day of education and entertainment.

How to Register:
Go to the conference page on our website  and click on the register button or click on this link to REGISTER NOW.

Jul 30 2018

Volunteers Still Needed for Casino!

Can you help? 

We still need a few more volunteers for the casino.

Tues Aug 21, One Chip Runner 1:15 – 7:30 pm, also one Chip Runner evening 6:30 pm – 3:30 am.

Wed. Aug 22, One Banker and two Chip Runners all for the 6:30 pm – 3:30 am shift.

Contact Dennis email   casino@afhs.ab.ca  or 403 281 0831

Dennis Laughton

Casino Manager

Jul 30 2018

AFHS Family Picnic on August 25 – Mark Your Calendars!

It’s a Picnic!

Come out to the Annual AFHS Family Picnic at the historic Clarke homestead on Saturday, August 25, 2018 from 2 p.m. until it’s over (supper about 5:00).

Your family is invited. Come out, relax with fellow family historians and enjoy the day!

Tour an historic house.

Bring a heritage item for show and tell.

 

THE DETAILS:

  • It’s potluck, so bring something to eat and share.
  • Coffee, tea and lemonade will be supplied, but if you’d like something else to drink, feel free to bring it too.
  • Plates, cutlery, etc. will be provided.

A map and how to get there can be found here: Glen and Kay Clarke map

For more information, contact events@afhs.ab.ca

Jul 04 2018

Germans from Russia conference – Sept. 8

The Calgary Chapter of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (AHSGM) is hosting a Conference and Banquet on September 8th.  This will be held at the Courtyard Marriott Inn on 2500 – 48 Avenue NE.  The conference is 9 am until 3:15 pm and the banquet starts at 5 pm.

Ticket deadline: August 1st, 2018, no tickets at door. COST:  $75 conference and banquet, $50 banquet only. Mail to AHSGR, Box 31043, Bridgeland RPO, Calgary, AB T2E 9A3.  Call 403-273-8178 or www.calgarychapterahsgr.ca, email: yyc40ann@gmail.com or call 403-273-8178.

– Posting requested by Adena Bauer, AFHS member.

Jun 28 2018

Summer Library Hours

During July and August, the Library will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. We will also be open on a few Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Check the calendar to confirm the open days. Please note all summer hours are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information, please contact library@afhs.ab.ca