National Family History Month August 2016
National Family History Month is celebrated during August each year. The following program is presented by the Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc. (WAGS) in partnership with the State Library.
At State Library of Western Australia
For more information of the programs of seminars and training at the State Library, select a day below.
All sessions are free but bookings are essential. Please book at: email@example.com or 9427 3111.
Download the program (PDF)
Our Military Ancestors (Wed 10th 9.40am - 10.30am)
- Our Military Immigrants (PDF)
Overseas Research (Wed 10th 11.00am - 12.00pm)
- India - Ecclesiastical Returns Areas (PDF)
- India - Military Records (PDF)
- India - Recommended Reading (PDF)
- India - Websites & Digital Books (PDF)
Volunteers from the WA Genealogical Society will be available in the Genealogy Centre (3rd floor) to assist with your research.
Making History Seminar at Perth City Library
573 Hay Street, Perth
Saturday 30 July
10.15am – 3.30pm
Guest speaker Shauna Hicks , the National Family History Month co-ordinator, will give three talks supported by Janelle Gildea from Finders Café. Please visit the WA Genealogical Society event calendar for full details including registration form and payment options.
Note: this event is at Perth City Library, not SLWA
At Western Australian Genealogical Society (WAGS)
48 May Street, Bayswater
For these sessions book at 9271 4311 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday 4 August
Getting Started: useful tips and hints for your research (note: this event is at WAGS, not SLWA)
Wednesday 17 August
Orientation: discover the resources available at WAGS (note: this event is at WAGS, not SLWA)
Sunday 28 August
Family History Open Day: (note: this event is at WAGS, not SLWA)
See all the resources available at the WAGS Library and ask WAGS members questions about your family history.
For more information on WAGS events please visit their website and check their event calendar.
Page last updated: Wednesday 10 August 2016