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

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 via Zoom and the link will be sent out by Linda a few days before the meeting to those on the […]

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

To protect our volunteers, the AFHS Library remains closed to the public. We continue to offer curbside pickup and drop-off on Thursdays from 10 am to 1 pm: To take […]

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 […]

Annual General Meeting

Zoom

Hands-On Irish Research, presented by AFHS member Ron Gilmore, will follow our AGM (Presentation of our Annual Report, Audited Financial Statements, and election of Directors) Description: A 78-slide PowerPoint presentation […]

English/Welsh Special Interest Group

Zoom

We will be exploring UK records. Bring your suggestions to share with others. The Zoom link will be sent to those on the SIG distribution list a day or two […]

Legacy Special Interest Group

Zoom

Topics: a potpourri of small topics including merging duplicates, various ways to search in Legacy, configuration options, check and repair, direct line and relationships, and any questions arising from trying […]

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 […]

Society Meeting

Zoom

Using Internet Archive - presented by Christine Hayes

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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