Many genealogical societies, historical societies, museums, and other groups have special projects that they are doing that will be of benefit to the genealogical community.
This page will be a space to list the projects and provide contact addresses for those who wish to help or to know more about the projects being undertaken.
To have your special project listed here contact the Pembina Valley Region webmaster. Be sure to mention "Special Project" in the subject line.
Reunion for descendants of Hudson Bay Company employees from Red River Settlement and Lower Fort Garry - 2005
The Lower Fort Garry Volunteer Association is planning a reunion of the descendants of Hudson Bay Company employees from Red River Settlement and Lower Fort Garry in the summer of 2005. This will be part of the celebrations of the 175th anniversary of Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site during 2005-2006.
If you are one of these descendants or you know someone who is, please contact the Committee Chair,Barbara Gessner, at Box 394, Selkirk, MB R1A 2B1 or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anticipated activities for the reunion include: 3-4 days of activities, bus tours, entertainment, meals, etc. The grand reunion will take place on the last day. A registration fee covering all activities during the reunion will be charged. If you would like to help in the preparations or fundraising for this reunion, please contact Barbara Gessner at the address above.
Swedes in Canada history
To find out more about this project, see Swedes in Canada.
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