Jul 03 2017

DNA >>

DNA SIG

Meetings: Check the calendar for the meeting dates and times. We do not meet in July and August.

Where: AFHS Library at 712 – 16th Avenue NW


We discuss what is happening in the world of genetic genealogy and try to help you make sense of your DNA results.

If you have questions about your DNA test results, remember to bring your NUMBERS – your DNA kit number and your password. If you would like to receive the Thermometer DNA SIG newsletter please contact us at dnasig@afhs.ab.ca and we will add you to the email distribution list.

Date Program
April 9
May 14 TBA
June 4 TBA
July no meeting
August no meeting
Jul 03 2017

Family Tree Maker >>

Family Tree Maker SIG

When:The Family Tree Maker SIG meets on the first Saturday of the month, excluding holidays, 10 am – noon at the AFHS Library.


Are you new to Genealogy? Been working on your tree for a while? Not sure which software to use. Join us and see the if this program is what you are looking for. All are welcome to join us. Bring any questions, discoveries or interesting ideas you may have.

Check the AFHS online Calendar for dates of upcoming meetings.

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

Jul 03 2017

Family Genes >>

Family Genes

Family Genes is a Society project for the preservation of members’ family tree studies. Using a web-based application, known as TNG, “The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding”, our members can upload, display and archive their family information.

Explore the site at Family Genes and check out the dozens of family studies that have been posted.  You might find your ancestors.

May 13 2017

Genealogy Computing >>

Digital Genealogy SIG

Meetings: The Digital Genealogy SIG meets on the second Saturday at 10 am.

Where: AFHS Library at 712 – 16th Avenue NW


Check the AFHS online Calendar for dates of upcoming meetings.

Date Program
June 8 Using Scanners and Cameras for Digital Preservation
September 14 TBA
October 12 TBA
November 9 Using Google Photos
December 14 TBA
May 13 2017

English/Welsh >>

English/Welsh SIG

When: The English/Welsh SIG next meeting is on Saturday, September 21 from 10 am until noon at the AFHS library.


Ann Williams, SIG Coordinator englishwelshsig@afhs.ab.ca

Date Program
Sept. 21 TBA
Oct. 19 TBA
Nov. 16 TBA
Dec. 21 TBA