The NZ Society of Genealogists, Southland Branch, in association with the Invercargill Public Library, is presenting a week of Family History lunchtime sessions.
Each session runs for 45 minutes, starting at 12:15pm in the Library Meeting Room. Bring your own lunch along, and enjoy. Tea and Coffee will be provided.
Family History Talk Timetable
Monday 7 August
Introduction to genealogy & family history and how to record your results.
Session is run by Roger Washbourn of NZ Society of Genealogists Southland Branch.
Tuesday 8 August
The journey of my whakapapa: How I used the resources available to explore my Māori Heritage.
Session is run by Jay Coote, Community Connections Coordinator at Invercargill City Libraries and Archives.
Wednesday 9 August
Family Research in England and Wales.
Session is run by Lesley Instone of NZ Society of Genealogists Southland Branch.
Thursday 10 August
Highlights from the Archives Collection. A brief look into what’s new and popular in our Archives.
Session is run by Elyse Clark, Archives Assistant at Invercargill City Libraries and Archives.
Friday 11 August
Gold rushes and Wardens Court Records.
Session is run by Prue Turnbullof NZ Society of Genealogists Dunedin Branch.
For more information about these session, please contact the event coordinator, Family History and Research Librarian Denise Grant.