Branch News

Oct 19th- New Members Meeting

If you are new to genealogy or have a question about searching, recording or other genealogy related question you are invited to drop in to the SW Branch library Thursday Oct 19th from 1:30 – 3:30 pm. Come and talk genealogy with others who share your interests.... read more

Upcoming Events

Nov 1st -Preserving Documents & Photos

November meeting at Crocus Plains, Room 102 at 7:30 pm. Program: Christy Henry, Brandon University Archivist, “Preserving Documents & Photos”. December meeting at Crocus Plains, Room 102 at 7:30 pm. Program “Sharing Stories and Christmas... read more

Monthly Branch Activities

MEG Library Hours

The South West Branch (MEG)Library will be open 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday,

October 2nd, 9th (closed), 16th, 23rd, 30th

November 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th

December 4th, 11th,  18th, (closed), 25th (closed)

January 1st (closed), 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

The Library is located at Knox United Church, 451-18th Street in Brandon (use the 17th Street entrance).September

Fees: Non-members $5 per visit; members no charge.
Photocopies: $0.25 per single page.

All family history researchers welcome.

 

Genealogy News, Fun & How-to’s

Mennonite Family History Workshop

Workshop to be held May 6, 2017, 2 – 4 pm at Centre for Brethren Studies, 1310 Taylor Ave, Winnipeg, Presentations by Dr. Glenn Penner and Conrad Stoesz. More information see the Facebook  page for Mennonite Heritage Centre Archives. read more

Mennonite Family History Workshop

Workshop to be held May 6, 2017, 2 – 4 pm at Centre for Brethren Studies, 1310 Taylor Ave, Winnipeg, Presentations by Dr. Glenn Penner and Conrad Stoesz. More information see the Facebook  page for Mennonite Heritage Centre Archives. read more

Become a Member Today!

Find out how you can find out more about your family and your heritage right here in South West Manitoba! Join the South West Branch today and enjoy exclusive member benefits: network with other members at monthly meetings; gain free access to our extensive library of Southwest Manitoba genealogical resources including cemetery record indexes, obituary collection and community history books; receive our quarterly newsletter; and enjoy discounts on workshops.

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