Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month, February to November inclusive, from 7.00 p.m.
Note that for the winter months of June, July and August only, the meetings may be held on the third Saturday afternoons from 1.30pm. [This was a trial in 2017, and is to be reviewed for 2018.]
Meetings are held 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.] except for the 3 winter months of June, July and August when meetings commence at 1.30pm.
MEETING PROGRAMME FOR 2018(This is provisional, as it is subject to the availability of some speakers.)
TBC = to be confirmed.
All Wednesday meetings commence at 7.00pm.
All Saturday meetings commence at 1.30pm.
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.
| 2018 :
|| Old handwriting/Brick Walls. [Convenor.]|
|| Cemetery Month. Funeral director/stonemason. [J Fraser and Sons.]|
|| Regional Meeting, Mosgiel. [11am-3pm].|
|| Military theme. [Speaker TBA]|
|| Branch AGM. Exploring PapersPast. [Convenor].|
|| NZSG AGM - Christchurch. [NZSG President & Members].|
||Childrens' Homes and Industrial Schools. [Wendy Shaw and Mary Stuart.]|
||National Archives in Wellington. [Wendy Shaw.]|
||Regional Meeting, Balclutha. [11am-3pm.]|
||Family History Week. Lunch-hour seminars. [Convenor, members and library staff.]|
||Organising and printing your family history. [Convenor.]|
||1918 Influenza epidemic in Southland. [Convenor; TBC.]|
||Review; programme for 2019. Brick Wall workshop. BYO Supper. [Convenor.]|
||Regional Meeting, Mosgiel. [11am-3pm.]|
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