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2018 Genealogy Seminar and Heritage Dinner
Saturday, April 21, 2018

Branch News

June 6th – Pot Luck and Museum Tour at Souris

The June 6th meeting will be a pot luck picnic and tour of the Hillcrest Museum/Sowden House in Souris. Plan is to meet at the Cineplex parking lot at 5:30 and carpool to Souris, tour of the museum is at 7:00. Cost is $4.00 per person – please have exact change if... read more

Upcoming Events

Drop In Genealogy

The next “Drop-In Genealogy” will be May 17th 1:30 – 3:30 the MEG Library, Knox United Church 451-18th Street, Brandon. This will be a time and place for genealogy researchers who have a question or a road block in their research to come... read more

South West Branch Library


Spring MEG Library Hours 

Knox United Church , Lower Level  451 – 18th Street, Brandon, Manitoba

 May – June 2018

Open 2 – 4 pm on the following Mondays’

  May 7, 14, 28  June 4, 11, 1825





Genealogy News, Fun & How-to’s

South West Branch Celebrates 40 Years of Genealogy

Southwest Branch MGS 40th Anniversary Celebrations The Southwest Branch of the Manitoba Genealogical Society is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018. The Branch was chartered as a Branch of Manitoba Genealogical Society Inc. in 1978 with 18 charter members. The... read more

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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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