Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month, February to November inclusive, from 7.00 p.m.,
in the Meeting Room on the 1st Floor of the Invercargill Public Library, 50 Dee Street (central city), Invercargill. Speakers/topics are arranged, and research facilities and assistance are available when the Resources Room is open (see Branch Resources window). For non-Branch members there is a $3 door charge. Visitors are always welcome.
Evening meetings starting time 7pm [because the Library doors close at 7pm.]
MEETING PROGRAMME FOR 2019(This is provisional, as it is subject to the availability of some speakers.)
TBC = to be confirmed.
All Wednesday meetings commence at 7.00pm.
The branch's annual general meeting is held in May of each year. The papers from the AGMs can be accessed in the Newsletters and Archives page.
| 2019 :
||2019 programme. PapersPast revisited. [Wendy Shaw.]|
|| Guest Speaker (Public Meeting): Scottish Highlands Research. [Graeme Mackenzie.] See Events page.|
|| St John's Cemetery Tour. 2pm. [Mary Stuart.]|
|| Cemetery Month. Notable people from the cemetery tour. [Convenor.]|
|| Military theme: TBA. [Committee].|
|| Branch AGM. Bluff Indexing Oddities. [Yvonne Service].|
|| Obtaining BDM certificates - NZ & overseas. [Roger Washbourn.]|
|| A fresh look at DNA for genealogists. [Roger Washbourn].|
||Family History Week. Lunch-hour seminars. [Convenor, members and library staff.]|
||Southland Branch's 50th Anniversary Dinner - Ascot Hotel. (Evening). [Speaker TBC.]|
||A research visit to Salt Lake City. [Speaker TBC.]|
|| Industrial Schools and Childrens Homes. [Mary Stuart and Wendy Shaw].|
|| FamilySearch - a great free website. [Roger Washbourn].|
|| Programme for next year. Heirlooms Show and Tell. [Members].|
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