Saturday, 10 April 2021
How to Tell a Compelling Family History Story (Education Talk, 9 a.m.)
Ruth Stewart Verger grew up in a storytelling family and weaves tales from family histories and from much time spent in archives and university libraries researching Canadian historical figures. A resident of Ottawa, Ruth is a member of Storytellers of Canada.
The War Brides 75 Years: 1946–2021 (Feature Talk, 10.30 a.m.)
Melynda Jarratt marks the 75th anniversary of “Operation Daddy” – the organized transport to Canada of nearly 45,000 war brides and their children following the end of the Second World War.
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