Monday 27 June 2016

Follow up to Genealogy in the Park held June 10-11, 2016 Sherwood Park AB

It was our pleasure to host Pat Ryan at our 2nd Genealogy in the Park event. 
Pat is one of the absolute best presenters we know and also a very dear friend. 

Organizing Your Paper Files held Friday was well attended. Pat put the participants right to work, as you can see!
Saturday's presentations - interactive, informative, entertaining!

Claudine represented the AGS, brought a variety of books to sell

                                               Jason of Shop The Hound

Kim, Shannon, Tammy and Kelley. Special thanks to Kim and Kelley who took care of welcoming the attendees, manning the registration table, set up and clean up

Our sincerest thanks to: 

Pat Ryan awesome and innovating presenter

Provincial Archives of Alberta – smart phone stands, travellers bandaids, pencils, post-its, etc.

Shop the Hound - Jason

Alberta Genealogical Society - Claudine N. 

Lou T. – providing audio equipment, set up and management

Chris - Park AV Rentals

Todd - muffins and squares – his contact information is in the programme…… Book him soon.

Winn - gluten free banana bread, orange loaf and cupcakes ...YUM!

John A. projector contribution

Denise D.  Photography

Family Tree Trackers & Camrose Branch group members - registration, hall set up and take down 

and to all who attended! 
Thank you!
Shannon & Tammy

Monday 30 May 2016

Genealogy in the Park Update

Still space and time to register! 

You don't want to miss this awesome genealogy event! 
For more information, see tabs "Pat Ryan in Sherwood Park June 10-11, 2016 and "Registration" above to download your registration form.

See you there!

Sunday 6 March 2016

Announcing the 2nd Genealogy in the Park Event

Tammy and I are proud to present Pat Ryan at our 2nd Genealogy in the Park event being held June 10 & 11th, 2016.

See tabs "Pat Ryan in Sherwood Park June 10-11,2016" and "Registration" above for more information,

Register early as space is limited.

This is sure to be an exciting event!

See you there!

Friday 29 January 2016

Provincial Archives of Alberta ~ Family History Day ~ February 15, 2016

Family History Day - Monday February 15, 2016

The Provincial Archives of Alberta is one awesome resource for genealogists.  Whether you have visited previously, or not at all, you will want to be sure to attend the facility on Family Day.

One must pre-Register to take part in:
     Behind the Scenes Tours
     Genealogy Resources in the Reading Room
     Navigating Genealogy Websites (presented by Shannon)

See poster for more details.....
Register early! Space is limited and fills up very quickly!

Sunday 24 January 2016

Get to know Pat Ryan

Genealogy in the Park is so very pleased that Pat Ryan will be providing 4 awesome presentations for us on June 11th in Sherwood Park, Alberta.

Olive Tree Genealogy posted a wonderful interview with Pat, which I am certain you will enjoy reading and getting to know Pat while doing it.
You may also experience some 'me too' moments.

Monday 18 January 2016

Genealogy in the Park Presents Pat Ryan ! June 11, 2016

Happy New Year everybody! 

Mark your calendars and save the date! 

Genealogy in the Park Presents

Pat Ryan 

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Sherwood Park, Alberta

Ms. Pat Ryan is a first generation Canadian whose father was born in Scotland, and mother born in the USA. She has completed the Saskatchewan Genealogy Society’s Certification Courses; is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists; and a founding member of the College of Certified Saskatchewan Genealogists as well as holding memberships in numerous genealogy societies around the world. Pat’s style is humorous, informative, and engaging. She will ‘involve’ you in her workshops which she has presented from Whitehorse Yukon, across Canada, and all the way to Scotland. She also teaches classes online, and in Regina, so you can participate no matter where you live! Pat offers sound, practical advice that will leave you energized and knowing what to do! Visit her at  

Stay tuned for more information coming soon!