WELCOME, TO OUR 'HOME' ON THE WEB!

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The Vernon & District Family History Society  was formed in 1982 to serve as a focus for persons in the community interested in genealogy.

The purpose of this website is to provide information to our members and individuals interested in genealogy in the Vernon area.

The purpose of this Society is:

  • To encourage and instruct members in the ethical principles, scientific methods and effective techniques of genealogical research.
  • To collect and preserve information, books, manuscripts, typescripts, charts, maps, photographs, microfilms, and related material relevant to such genealogical study and performance.
  • To publish and distribute books, bulletins and other printed material as may from time to time be desirable to further the foregoing objects of the society.
  • To raise funds and, in so doing, to accept grants, donations, gifts, legacies and bequests for any of the foregoing objects and, in accordance with the condition that the Society shall be operated without the purpose of gain for its members, and any profits of or other accretions to the Society shall be used in promoting these objects.

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MEMBERSHIP

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Membership in the Vernon and District Family History Society includes...

  • Four issues of our newsletter Splitting Heirs
  • Use of all materials in the Resource Centre
  • Monthly meetings featuring special guest speakers
  • Access to genealogical websites requiring a subscription

Memberhips Fees:

  • Single: $35
  • Family:$40 (Reside In One Residence)
  • Corporate: $45

Membership runs from January 1 to December 31.

MEMBERSHIP PAGE APPLICATION FORM


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OUR LOCATION

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The Resource Centre and meeting room are located at ...

CURRENTLY CLOSED, Due to COVID-19!

  • Peace Lutheran Church
  • 1204 - 30th Avenue,
  • Vernon, B.C., Canada

Fall & Winter Hours:

  • Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Summer Hours:

  • Tuesday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday Evenings Appointment, Vivian Elgie at 250-549-8403.
  • Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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CONTACT US

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We encourage you to contact us for any reason. You can do that using one of the methods below....

Our Mailing Address is...

  • Vernon & District Family History Society
  • Box 1447
  • Vernon, British Columbia,
  • Canada, V1T 6N7

Our E-Mail address is...

Feel free to contact one of our Directors ...

CONTACT DIRECTORS


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