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Canadian Heritage presents: Dutch War Bride Exhibit

May 13 - May 23
Dow’s Lake, Commissioner's Park
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Meet the Dutch war Brides. Presented by Canadian Heritage, and created by Artist Bev Tosh, this contactless, strolling display offers a glimpse into the lives of these women, who gave up everything for love! Experience this unique display in Commissioners Park at Dow’s Lake daily from May 13 – 23, 2022.

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Ghosts of the Glebe Walking Tour

May 13 - 20:00 - May 23 - 22:30
Dow’s Lake, Commissioner's Park
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Ghosts of the Glebe is an extension of a project in 2019, A Neighbourhood Sacrifice. It was started by Glebe resident David O’Malley, who partnered with the Canadian Tulip Festival to bring it to life. A Neighbourhood Sacrifice allowed us to meet the faces that fought in the Liberation of the Netherlands. Young men who […]

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Selection of Genealogy Program and Services

May 14 - 09:00 - 10:00

The presentation will discuss one’s genealogy objectives and the benefits of building a family tree online, or on a personal computer (PC). Web sites and PC genealogy programs will be reviewed, both for standalone or synchronized use. Autosomal DNA testing is very useful to extend your family tree or confirm branches where limited source information […]

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The Diary Project: British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa

May 14 - 10:00 - 12:00

An old diary that begins in 1862, is passed down through three generations and sparks a scavenger hunt. Who wrote the diary and why was it a cherished family heirloom?  How do you read the handwriting?  Without living family members or any context, how do you tackle such a project? This talk will show how […]

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