Branch News

March 4th Meeting and AGM

March will be the Southwest Branch Annual General Meeting. Followed by a short general meeting. Program - Making a Family History Book using Blurb. Presenter - Sharon Sims

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Upcoming Events

Heritage Dinner 2020 Postponed due to Covid 19 pandemic!

2020 Heritage Dinner postponed until further notice. South west Branch Heritage Dinner will be held April 1st, 2020 at Knox United Church. Guest speaker will be "Karen Chrest" on " Celebrating Manitoba 150"  Everyone welcome. Click on the poster for more information ...

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South West Branch Library

“Due to concerns over the COVID-19 virus, the SWB Executive has made the decision to close the Margaret E. Goodman Memorial Library, effective immediately.  We will continue to monitor the situation and will inform you when the Library will re-open.  We will use our website, Facebook page and email to communicate with our members and potential visitors to the Library.”



Genealogy News, Fun & How-to’s

Pipestone Branch, SGS 25th Anniversary

Pipestone Branch, Saskatchewan Genealogical Society is celebrating their 25th Anniversary. You are invited to attend a presentation "Rejuvenating Your Research by guest speaker. Chris Krismer. October 19th, 1 pm - 4 pm at Moosomin, Sk .

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Fall Program 2019

October 2:  “Walking in the Footsteps of our Ancestors". Laura Crookshanks will share about her recent trip to Ireland, Scotland and England.  November 6: This will be a Remembrance Day theme. Watch for further details. December 4: Christmas pot luck at Crocus Gardens...

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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.