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Finding your way: researching your family history

Date: Saturday 22 August 2020, 10am to 12:45pm
Cost: Free event.
Contact details: ATLOutreach@dia.govt.nz
Part of the Family history month series

Are you starting your family history research? Or are you an experienced researcher who would like so extra help? As part of Family History Month 2020 you are invited to the National Library for an introduction to family history resources from staff, supported by members of the Wellington branches of the NZ Society of Genealogists.

Introduction to family history resources at the Library

Are you starting your family history research? Or are you an experienced researcher who would like so extra help? As part of Family History Month 2020 you are invited to the National Library for an introduction to family history resources.

Join a tour of the Library's Family History collection

There will be tours of the Library’s Family History collection with experienced librarians at:

  • 11am
  • 11:45, and
  • 12:15.

Meet members of NZ Society of Genealogists

As well, members of the Wellington branches of the NZ Society of Genealogists will be here to help with your research, and representatives of the Irish, Scottish and English Special Interest Groups who will be able to give particular guidance in researching these areas.

Family History Month events

August is Family History Month. The National Library of New Zealand and the Wellington Branches of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists (NZSG) are collaborating with other groups to bring you a lively and informative programme of events during Family History Month in August 2020.

For information about other talks and events during August go to Wellington Family History Month facebook page or the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.

Wellington Family History Month facebook page
New Zealand Society of Genealogists

Child walking up a gravel road.
Child related to the Clift family. Clift Collection. Ref: PAColl-1685-1-01. Alexander Turnbull Library.