BPL Online Genealogy Fair

Online Genealogy Fair 2020

Keynote: Beyond your Grandma’s Genes & DNA Testing 

Interested in your family history and ready to move beyond what you can learn from your relativesMeet the experts at the Barrie Public Library Online Genealogy FairThis 2-day virtual event invites curious beginners and experienced genealogists to explore a wide range of topics and research areas. Discover how DNA can provide clues to uncover your ancestors and their forgotten stories of land and life. Explore Indigenous and African Canadian genealogy to develop your research and tracing skills. 

Join us Friday, October 23 and throughout the day on Saturday October 24, with Zoom conference sessions and video presentations. The virtual Genealogy Fair will feature expert speakers and highlight relevant topics and Library resources. Bring your research questions and get answers during our Q & A online sessions.

Online Schedule

Speaker Biographies and Event Evaluation

Download our Speaker Biographies to learn more about our presenters.

We want to hear from our event participants, please take a moment to complete the Genealogy Fair Evaluation Form