Kawartha Ancestral Research Association Inc.

Record #: PET0138
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 01 Dec 2020


Description (Service) Provides a library for family history research.
  • Resource materials focus primarily on the counties of Peterborough, Northumberland, Haliburton and City of Kawartha Lakes.
  • Library holdings include other regions of the province.
  • Volunteer staff answer questions, assist in locating materials and suggest avenues of research.
  • Members may attend the facility free of charge, but there is an afternoon visiting researcher fee.

Service Details

Hours COVID19 Tue, Wed 1 pm-5 pm, other times by appointment

Tue, Wed, Fri 1 pm-5 pm, or by appointment.
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Annual membership, and/or annual subscription. Contact for more details.
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Service - visiting researcher fees

Address and Location

Site Location Former Peterborough Examiner building
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
730 The Kingsway
Unit 3
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 6W6
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Intersection The Parkway and The Kingsway
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-743-7668
E-Mail office@karagen.org
Website kawarthagenealogy.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kawartha-Ancestral-Research-Association-Inc/168567759867956
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/KARAinPeterboro
Primary Contact Sylvia Best, Treasurer; Phone: 705-927-4729
Alternate Contact Jerome Healey, Chair

Agency Overview