A tour Of Archives NZ has been arranged for Thursday July 2nd at 10.30am. Please register by email kathycallaghan ‘at’ gmail.com. Details will be in June 2015 newsletter,
The latest 2015 programme with speakers for later in the year added.
The basic programme for 2015 has been updated. Also Explanatory notes. Additions and alterations will be made at various time throughout the year.
The basic programme has been update to reflect minor changes. Note the tour of the Home of Compassion in Wellington has been cancelled – to be rescheduled at a later date.
Tour of National Library, Molesworth Street, Wellington, is confirmed for Tuesday 2nd September, 10.30am. Take train leaving Waikanae 9.00am (9.05 Paraparaumu), Free for gold card holders but return travel must be before 3.00pm ie: Last train 2.44pm. Day rover $14.00
An updated basic programme was uploaded on July 13th. Things to note are:
Kerry Lee will speak on Tuesday July 22nd on Clothes, Medals and Memorials: What you can glean from military memorabilia.
The Tour of Bulls and Marton Museum (July 31st) as been cancelled. It is hoped to reschedule at a later date.
Family Tree Maker User Group (FTMUG) is no longer meeting. Any queries re this programme can be directed to the Branch secretary who put you in contact with someone who can help.
Changes to the 2014 basic programme have now been uploaded. In particular note speakers for October and November meetings.
Archives NZ has advised that due to heavy workload and present staff shortages the tour of Archives NZ Friday May 9th has been cancelled. The tour is rescheduled for Thursday July 10th.
There had been a last minute change to the speaker for March 25 meeting. Gerald Twiss will speak on “John Twiss, Mad, Bad or Sad!” How to research your ancestors that end up in an Asylum including getting patients’ records, court appearances, coroners inquests etc.
Hilary Cunningham ‘On the Distin Trail’ will now speak May 27th.
Basic programme and Expalantory Notes have been updated with latest additions and alterations.