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November 2023 Newsletter

November 2023 Newsletter

Belgian Roots of Green Bay Packers, Holiday Events, Grez-Doiceau Celebration

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SAVE THE DATES - 2024 Events

SAVE THE DATES - 2024 Events

BHC's major event dates - plan early to join us for traditional Belgian events

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2024 Story/Photo Contest

2024 Story/Photo Contest

Share your story of your Belgian ancestors through photos, letters, postcards and other historical documents.  Each quarter, BHC will focus on a different topic. Contest entries should tell a story about Belgian ancestors along with a historical document.  Each quarterly winner will receive a $50 BHC gift certificate.  There will be different topic for each quarter, but enter any time for any topic:

     Quarter 1 (due Mar 31) - Traditions

     Quarter 2 (due Jun 30) - Characters

     Quarter 3 (due Sep 30)- Homesteads

     Quarter 4 (due Dec 31) - Open/Historical Accounts

 

Quarter 1 details: What traditions can you share from your Belgian ancestors? Think about things like: special foods they made on holidays, the ways they harvested crops, special gifts given, how they dressed, games they played, drinks they brewed, methods of travel, where/how they prayed, songs they sang, how they named their children, etc.

See PDF below for more information.

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Monthly Photo Contest Grand Prizes

Monthly Photo Contest Grand Prizes

BHC congratulates Janice Nelson on winning the grand prize in the 2023 Photo Contest.  Janice won a $75 gift BHC certificate.  Second prize winner of a $25 gift certificate was Phylliss Haevers.  Thanks to all who participated in the contest!

December Photo Contest Entries

December Photo Contest Entries

December photos entries of winter scenes resulted in a nice variety. Liz Bell is the December winner with her photos of Belgian ingenuity.  You can see all of the entries in the PDF below.

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BHC on YouTube

BHC on YouTube

Every two weeks, a new video is available at BHC's YouTube channel. Be sure to subscribe to our channel - more videos will be released soon!

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