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Upcoming Programs

Genealogy 101: Basics Of Genealogy
Sat, Aug 18 | 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Are you interested in discovering your family tree but are unsure where to start? Join...

Local History Talk with Gene Domagala: Sports in The Beach
Tue, Aug 21 | 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Join local historian and member of The Beach and East Toronto Historical Society Gene ...

LGBTQ + Allies Book Club
Tue, Aug 28 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Join us for our next meeting where we will discuss Any Day Now: How Toronto Got Queer,...

Search The Toronto Star and The Globe and Mail going back to the 19th century.

Browse and search for personal names in selected Toronto city directories on

Digitzed primary resource documents from Canada's most popular archival collections from the 1600s to the mid-1900s.

Genealogy Blog

Jul 09 | Posted by Barbara Myrvold
Are you interested in finding out more about the development of a community in Ontario...

Oct 28 | Posted by Stacey
Conducting research into your family history? Writing a research paper on an aspect of...