As a member of the Nanaimo Family History Society, you may

  • attend informative monthly meetings with a variety of guest speakers on genealogy topics
  • receive help from and collaborate with members at our regular meetings
  • access mini educational sessions presented by our members, and have the opportunity to lead a session and share your knowledge
  • receive our society’s journal, AncesTree, in which you may publish queries and share items of interest
  • access the British Columbia Genealogical Society’s resources at no cost through our affiliate society membership
  • borrow publications from our library holdings or those held at Beban Centre if you live in Nanaimo or its environs
  • vote at any regular or extraordinary meeting

Membership Fees

Membership in the Nanaimo Family History Society (NFHS) is for the calendar year from January to December. Yearly rates are $35.00 for a single person and $30.00 for seniors. A second family member pays $10.00.

Download  NFHS Membership application

Please make your cheque payable to the Nanaimo Family History Society and give it to our Membership Director at a meeting or event or mail to:
Alternatively the society accepts payment by e-transfer.  Please email your payment to the address provided on the membership application and forward your completed application to 

Membership Director
P.O. Box 1027
Nanaimo , BC
V9R 5Z2