Monthly Archives: October 2014

Guide To Citing Sources

Book Reviews: Your Stripped-Bare Guide to Historical ‘Proof’ and Your Stripped-Bare Guide to Citing Sources

The following book review was written by Bobbi King:

Your Stripped-Bare Guide to Historical ‘Proof’ and Your Stripped-Bare Guide to Citing Sources.
By Elizabeth Shown Mills. Published by Genealogical Publishing Co., 2014. One page, 8×11, laminated.

The four-page laminated “at-a-glance” guides published by Genealogical are pretty handy instruction brochures, and now Genealogical has published a Continue reading

Upcoming Events

Anne Applebaum: Why Stalin Feared Ukraine and Why Putin Fears It Today

Thursday, October 09, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Speaker: Anne Applebaum

Sponsored by Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine
Co-Sponsored by Holodomor Research and Education Consortium, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, Ukrainian Canadian Congress, Toronto Branch, Canadian Foundation for Ukrainian Studies

Register online at:
George Ignatieff Theatre, 15 Devonshire Place


Toronto Ukrainian Film Festival invites you to three exclusive screenings on Thursday (Oct 9th) and Sunday (Oct 12th).


WHAT: The Guide; Gàmer
WHEN: October 9th, 9:00pm
WHERE: 2442 Bloor Street
Tickets are available here Ukrainian Film Marathon: фільми Поводир (The Guide) та Гамер (Gámer)

WHAT: Trumpeter Continue reading

Ukrainian Festival

Bloor West Ukrainian Festival
Another 2 busy days at the Ukrainian Festival have ended. Five of us manned our table at the St.Vladimir Institute tent. We were again joined by members of the Museum, Library and Documentation Centre of the Institute, and this year also saw a display of  the Crimean Tatars, who were selling anti-Putin T-shirts and playing cards. The cards sold quickly at $15.00 a package.


I personally spoke to over 50 persons each day and Jim had a similar number, and we ran out of handouts by Sunday afternoon. There were a few persons who excitedly found ancestors in the Ukrainian Settlers pre 1900 Manitoba book Continue reading

Last Meeting

Summary of TUGG Meeting held on Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Order of Business
Election of TUGG Officers for 2014
Chair                           Jim Onyschuk
Vice-Chair                   Dr. Romana Bahry
Treasurer                     Allan Nowak
Program Chair             Sonia Van Heerdan
Lesea Deacon (Assistant)
Publicity Committee         Gail Skikevitch
Sandra Krick  Ernie Ch  Kris Fenwick
Library Chair               Helen Rupf

The Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogy Society is offering a full-day workshop on Using Legacy Family Tree Software on September 20, 2014 at the North York Central Library. 1-800-658-6497 Continue reading