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Oct 072016
 

The Irish Interest Group – Lower North Island are having an Irish Education Day to be held at Kilwinning Lodge, 391-393 Church Street, Palmerston North on Saturday, 15 October 2016 from 9.30 am till 3 pm.
Learn how to read and understand Griffith’s Valuation and Tithe Records with Geraldene O’Reilly using both microfiche and the web.

Graeme McVerry will be demonstrating finding maps and websites for Irish genealogy.

There will also be a selection of books available for research.
The cost is $20 per person which includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Bookings to Jenny Martin – jenmartin “at” paradise.net.nz
There is no Wi-Fi at the venue, so it will help if you bring your own laptop or iPad with an internet stick/toggle connection if you have one. (Note: that the organisers do have some computers available but they will need to be shared)

 

 7 October 2016  Posted by at 5:00 pm Uncategorized  No Responses »
May 202013
 

Irish Interest Group
Lower North Island

Date: 25 May 2013 (Saturday)
Time: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Venue: Hutt Bridge Club Rooms
Address: 1 Park Avenue, Avalon, Lower Hutt
Plenty of easy parking

Entry: $5.00 per person

Complimentary Tea and Coffee supplied
Please bring your own lunch!

AGM will be held at 12.00pm
After Lunch a talk on ‘Irish Revision Books’ by Graeme McVerry

Microfiche, Books, CDs & Personal Assistance
Ancestry & Findmypast available free
Please bring your own laptop and internet USB stick if you have one.

Raffle, Giveaways & Sales

Contact: Jenny Martin
jenmartin “at” paradise.net.nz
Ph 04 478 7621

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Oct 042012
 

Computer Education Day

The Lower North Island Irish Group of NZSG

October 6th 2012
10 am to 2:30 pm.

Helen Smith Community Meeting Room
Pataka, Cnr Norrie & Parumoana St
Porirua

$25 for members of the LNI Irish Group
$35  for non members

* A hands on education class where personnel experienced in searching these sites will demonstrate and lend assistance to you for your own research..

* A good Café just across the passageway from the room with good food.

** Requirement ; Your own laptop with wireless for internet access. “Internet cards will be supplied”

If you don’t have a laptop we will try and buddy you.

Site listed include: FamilySearch, findmypast.co.uk, origins.net, national archives of Ireland census, ancestry.com, Irish Genealogy

Bookings essential as space limited.

Contact Jenny Martin, Phone 04 478  7621 Email jenmartin “at” paradise . net . nz

 4 October 2012  Posted by at 12:31 pm Uncategorized  No Responses »

Irish Interest Group

 

Our local Irish interest group has been revived.

Initial meeting to gauge interest

Tues 31st Oct 2017

1 to 3 pm

at the APFHC (Paraparaumu Library)

In addition keep an eye on the Recent changes on this website, or use the site search looking for the tag

Irish

for notifications about the official NZSG Lower North Island Irish interest group
as they hold reasonably regular research days throughout the region

Facilitators

Gerard Denton & Bernard McManus

Please use this form for questions/comments about our Irish Special Interest Group. They will be passed directly to the facilitors.

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