Date(s) - 20/05/2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cranbrook Old General Cemetery
Have you ever wondered where you came from? Now is your chance with a series of free public sessions through the Cranbrook History Centre.
“Who Do You Think You Are” is 12-weeks of Genealogy workshops and field trips by local experts who will help you trace your ancestry… with genealogy, local history and the preservation of family heirlooms. Each week offers something new and interesting. Workshops start March 4th and run every Saturday till May 27th from 1 to 2:30. Register for one, all, or only the ones that interest you as seating is limited. Find more details and sign up information at www.cranbrookhistorycentre.com or like our facebook page for additional information. To register you can call 489-3918 or via e-mail to [email protected]
So come on down to the Cranbrook History Centre at 57 Van Horne Street South and explore your family history.
May 20th ,2017
“Digging Up Your Ancestors” Cemetery Tour
Facilitator – Jim Cameron
A Cranbrook Old General Cemetery tour which will include the general history and origins of the cemetery itself – including a brief overview of the history of undertaking and funerals in the city – and will feature the gravesites, history and unique stories of a number of Cranbrook pioneers, from the well-known to the obscure.
Please note this is a walking tour that will meet at the Cranbrook Old General Cemetery
521 Borden Rd W, Cranbrook, BC V1C, Canada