Members only “How to” online session this Saturday – Using Zoom.
2pm for 45 mins max.
Please use the Contact Us above to register, and advise what device you intend using.
We will try to get you started by whatever means needed!
This is the first of an intended monthly set of online members only “how to…” sessions using Zoom.
A reminder that the July Day monthly meeting is in the week prior to the July Evening monthly meeting,
rather than the day after the latter, owing to venue availability.
Day meeting 22nd July – see Day meeting programme page for more information.
Weekly Wednesday am help sessions resume 17th Jun 2020*
Monthly evening and day meetings also resume in June, see newsletter for more details.
- Evening meeting venue for June 23rd is the Coast Community Church, 57 Hinemoa St, Paraparaumu,
- Day meeting resumes June 24th, usual venue Waikanae Baptist Church Cafe, 286 Te Moana Rd, Waikanae
Online tree/software sessions resume Jun 27th, at the Paraparaumu Library – this session is on the FamilySearch tree.
* Bev would love to hear from you if you would like to learn more about our facilities and help others with their research.
Being on the Wed help roster is a great learning experience. (Use the Contact Us link above )
Scroll down for nomination forms for both officer and committee positions.
Kapiti Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists
to be held on Tuesday 28 Jul 2020
Kapiti Community Centre, Pohutakawa Room
2. Confirm 2019 AGM Minutes
3. Business arising from the Minutes
4. Annual Report for the period 01 April 2019 to 31 March 2020
5. Financial Report for the period 01 April 2019 to 31 March 2020
6. Appointment of Auditor
7. Election of Officers and Committee **
9. General Business
That Kapiti Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists, having previously adopted as its own rules the rules of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc., now adopts the subsequent partial amendment to those rules as registered on 29 April 2020.
Nominations are called for a minimum of five nominees for Committee including the positions of Convenor, Secretary and Treasurer.
The Nominees for all positions must be current financial members of the Kapiti Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists and the positions of Convenor, Secretary and Treasurer must be current financial members of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists
NB as a Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists we are governed by their rules, which may be found here on their website.
Nomination Form for Officer (Convenor, Secretary, Treasurer)
The 2019 minutes to be confirmed are available to logged in members under Communications > AGM
We are going virtual for our May meeting, same date, same time as scheduled (1:30 for 2-4pm this coming Saturday 16th May) but at your place.
Instructions for joining the meeting online have been sent out to those on our mailing list.
There may be space available for others interested in learning about RootsMagic and how it can help them get and keep organised with their family history, or in learning more about some of the tricks of the trade in using it effectively.
If interested, space permitting, please request an invite via the contact instructions on our RootsMagic page.
RootsMagic group coordinator
Those on our DNA interest group mailing list should receive an invitation later today / tonight to register for this coming Saturday’s DNA meeting – same date/time as scheduled, 1:30 for 2-4pm, but coming to you in your Covid-19 “bubble”.
We are in the process of setting it up as an electronic meeting – registration required.
Depending on numbers, there may be some places available for members who are not yet on our DNA mailing list, so if interested in an invite, please go to our DNA Group page and follow the instructions to contact us.