Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Society Meeting

Zoom

We're launching our new website! Join us via Zoom as Marion, Michele and Jim demonstrate all the exciting new features. This meeting will be held via Zoom. The invitation will […]

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Celtic Special Interest Group

Zoom

The presentation will be on using the Maps available on National Library of Scotland website.

Library CLOSED

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

We are excited to have a special guest, Nancy Leveque, who will do a presentation about Land Records. Nancy is the Chair of Simcoe Branch of Ontario Ancestors (OGS).

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group

Zoom

Our group is for anyone interested in using Family Tree Maker software. We look at the new version and the older ones and try to find tricks and features that […]

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

November Society Meeting with Dave Obee

Zoom

AFHS members won't want to miss this Zoom presentation by Dave Obee about Canadiana, a website that has a vast amount of material  for family historians. Canadiana's rich genealogy and […]

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Digital Genealogy & Family Genes Special Interest Group

Zoom

Let’s get rolling in your family tree TNG website and set up cemeteries and burial information. Then import the headstone images and connect them to your ancestors. Also a Q&A […]

DNA SIG

Zoom

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

The topic is how to create a simple PowerPoint, presented by Bev Smith. Marion Peterson will then demonstrate how to share a PowerPoint in a Zoom session.

Library Open

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

Digital Genealogy Special Interest Group

Zoom

The meeting will be a roundtable discussion on Internet sources. The meeting will be held via Zoom. The meeting link will be sent out to everyone on the SIG email […]

Society Meeting – Christmas Traditions

Zoom

We are looking for members to share their Christmas traditions. Please contact programs@afhs.ab.ca if you would like to contribute a 5-10 minute presentation about ethnic traditions, family traditions, ornaments, foods, […]

Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group

Zoom

The topic for this meeting will be "Organization." Our group is for anyone interested in using Family Tree Maker software. We look at the new version and the older ones […]

Society Meeting – British Home Children

Zoom

AFHS member, Nola, will do a presentation about British Home Children. She says, "I do not profess to be an expert, but it is a topic dear to me. My […]

English/Welsh Special Interest Group

Zoom

Kelly Southworth of Winnipeg Branch of MGS will share techniques for identifying time periods in photographs. The link will be sent to those on the English/Welsh SIG distribution list a […]

Celtic Special Interest Group

Zoom

Bring your Celtic brick wall! This meeting will be a sharing session. Maybe one of our members can come up with a suggestion to bust through it! This meeting will […]

Legacy Special Interest Group

Zoom

The topic will be Managing Your Media Using the Picture Centre. If you would like to attend as a guest, please send a message to communications@afhs.ab.ca

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

The topic will be Using FamilySearch to Find Ontario Records presented by Tara Shymanski. Please note: The time of this meeting has been changed to 1:30 pm. If you would […]

Library Curbside Pickup – 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

For the next few weeks (or until COVID restrictions are lifted for libraries) the AFHS Library will be offering curbside pickup and drop-off on the following Thursdays from 10 am […]

Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group

Zoom

Our group is for anyone interested in using Family Tree Maker software. We look at the new version and the older ones and try to find tricks and features that […]

Society Meeting

Zoom

Finding North American Passenger Lists - presented by Tara Shymanski. The Zoom link for this meeting will be sent to our members via email on February 6. If you would […]

English/Welsh Special Interest Group

Zoom

This will be a regular sharing meeting discussing and demonstrating websites. Perhaps we can help with some photo identification problems as a follow-up to the information from last meeting. Be […]

DNA Special Interest Group

Zoom

Topic: To be determined. The meeting will be held by Zoom. The meeting will be held via Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent out by Linda a few days […]

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

Brant County Museums and Research - Online and In Person will be the topic. Spencer Linington from Brant County will be the guest speaker. This meeting will be held via […]

AFHS / CPL Genealogy Coaching Program

Zoom

Alberta Family Histories Society partners with the Calgary Public Library to offer a coaching program. This is held on the last Saturday of every month except July, August and December. […]

Library Curbside Pickup – 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

AFHS Library 712 - 16 Avenue NW, Calgary

For the next few weeks (or until COVID restrictions are lifted for libraries) the AFHS Library will be offering curbside pickup and drop-off on Thursdays from 10 am to 1 […]

Virtual Event about Metis Research

Zoom

AFHS is excited to be teaming with the Calgary Public Library for a special virtual event about Metis Research featuring Christine Woodcock. Description: In the late 18th century, Scotsmen traveled […]

Layout & Design Classes (1 of 2)

Zoom

A two-session workshop offered by AFHS member, Michele Buhler - The Book Layout & Design Workshops introduce the basic principles that make a book readable and appealing, such as placement […]

English/Welsh Special Interest Group

Zoom

Kelly Southworth of Winnipeg Branch of MGS is back with "Stories Photos Tell," a look at the reasons photos were taken and clues to be found. Kelly has been attending […]

Bookmaking Classes (1 of 2)

Zoom

A two-session workshop offered by AFHS member, Michele Buhler - The Bookmaking Workshops show you how to use Blurb’s free online bookmaking software. The software is called BookWrite. I provide […]

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

Learning More about Ancestry presented by Tara Shymanski. This meeting will be held via Zoom, and the invitation will be sent out to those on the Special Interest Group distribution […]

Celtic Special Interest Group

Zoom

This meeting will be a review of the Scottish Indexes website. The Zoom link will be sent to those on the SIG distribution list a few days prior. If you […]

Society Meeting

Zoom

Hands-On Irish Research, presented by AFHS member, Ron Gilmore - Description: A 78-slide PowerPoint presentation that focuses on Irish genealogical records, where they are located and how to access them. […]

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

US & Canada Border Crossings presented by Nancy Leveque. This meeting will be held via Zoom, and the invitation will be sent out to those on the Special Interest Group […]

English/Welsh Special Interest Group

Zoom

Kelly Southworth of Winnipeg Branch of MGS is back with "Dating 20th Century Photos." The Zoom link will be sent to those on the SIG distribution list a day or […]

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

Topic to be determined. This meeting will be held via Zoom, and the invitation will be sent out to those on the Special Interest Group distribution list a few days […]

Ontario Special Interest Group

Zoom

An antique in your house with a story. This meeting will be held via Zoom, and the invitation will be sent out to those on the Special Interest Group distribution […]

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