Family History Month :: Wellington
Family History Month 2019 - http://www.HuttValleyGenealogy.org.nz/

  August 2019

Laura Godber with her children William and Phyllis. Photographed in a garden in Petone, c.1908 Reference no: APG-0192-G Alexander Turnbull Library [Click for bigger image]

Laura Godber with her children William and Phyllis. Photographed in a garden in Petone, c.1908 Reference no: APG-0192-G Alexander Turnbull Library


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Welcome to the webpage for Wellington Family History Month 2019.

Family History Open Day
Saturday 24 August

Follow this link to
Details about the Open Day
Speakers, Help Desks, Venue, Entry, BYO Food

Map: to venue and nearby cafes

Click on the coloured days for details of event(s) on that day.

Hosted at http://www.HuttValleyGenealogy.org.nz

Join us during August 2019 for a programme of family history talks, and a Family History - Open Day - 24 August.

Join us during August 2019 for a programme of family history talks, and an Open Day.

Whether you are an experienced researcher or just beginning your family history journey, there will be something on our programme for you. 

All welcome.

Family History Month - Brochures to Download

Down load our printable brochures & posters (PDF):


A programme of events in Wellington

Date Venue Details

Wednesday
1 August 2019
10:00am

New Zealand Society of Genealogists logo

Kilbirnie Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists,
Matairangi Room,
ASB Sports Centre,
72 Kemp Street,
Kilbirnie,
Wellington (map)

'Bolton Cemetery and the Motorway' - Gabor Toth (Local & NZ History Specialist)

Entry: All welcome (visitors $2:00)

Website: http://www.nzsgkilbirnie.org.nz/

Email: kilbirnie@genealogy.org.nz




Wednesday
14 August 2019
7:30am

New Zealand Society of Genealogists logo

Porirua Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists,
Genealogy Section,
Porirua Library,
entry opposite Harvey Norman Carpark,
Wi Neera Drive,
Porirua (map)

'Using Porirua Library genealogy resources'

Bring your laptop and research enquiries

Entry: All welcome (visitors $2:00)

Website: http://www.poriruagenealogy.org.nz/

Email: porirua@genealogy.org.nz




8 August 2019
and
15 August 2019

New Zealand Society of Genealogists logo

Hutt Valley Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists,
Petone Public Library,
7-11 Britannia Street,
Petone (map)

cancelled

The committee regret to advise that both branch meetings for August have been cancelled due to the late cancellation of our guest speaker.

Entry: All welcome (visitors gold coin)

Website: http://www.huttvalleygenealogy.org.nz/

Email: huttvalley@genealogy.org.nz

Tuesday
20 August 2019
12:10 - 1:00pm

Alexander Turnbull Library - National Library of New Zealand

Te Ahumairangi (ground floor),
National Library of NZ,
cnr Molesworth & Aitken Streets, Thorndon,
Wellington (map)

'Photographs in newspapers: The collections held in the Turnbull library'

What photographs from newspapers are held in the Library, and how can you find them?

Part of: Connecting to collections.  Come and hear about ways you can connect and use the collections at the Library.  Talks will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month until November 2019.

Entry: No charge

Website: http://www.natlib.govt.nz

Event details: Photographs in newspapers: The collections held in the Turnbull library

Email: ATLOutreach@dia.govt.nz

Saturday
24 August 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm

Family History
Open Day - 24 August

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Open Day - Details:
Speakers, Help Desks, Venue, Entry, BYO Food

Map: to venue and nearby cafes

New Zealand Society of Genealogists logo

Hutt Bowling Club,
6 Myrtle Street
Lower Hutt (map)

Look for the sign opposite the end of Huia Street - free parking down the drive.

'Family History Open Day'

Whether you are experienced or just beginning your family history journey, there will be something at our Wellington Family History Month Open Day for you.

Come along and hear one or more of our excellent speakers, who will be covering the basics along with some great tips and tricks to help you find those elusive ancestors.

Wednesday
28 August 2019
6:00pm

New Zealand Society of Genealogists logo

Wellington Branch of the NZ Society of Genealogists, Connolly Hall - Guildford Terrace
(beside the Catholic Basilica)
Wellington (map)

'Wellington City Archives' - Adrian Humphris (Wellington City Archivist)

Entry: All welcome (visitors $3:00)

Website: https://www.genealogy.org.nz/Wellington_153.aspx

Email: wgtnbranch@gmail.com