Heritage Dinner 2020

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  and on the Registration to...

Upcoming meeting programs

The program committee have confirmed the winter and spring programs as follows: February 5: Informational  DNA presentation and discussion March 4: (Also AGM) Sharon Simms: “Family History book making with Blurb”. April 1: Heritage Dinner at Knox United Church. Open...

Memoir Writing at Brandon Public Library – Winter 2020

South West Branch, Manitoba Genealogical Society is partnering with the Brandon Public Library to host three session of Memoir Writing this Winter at the Brandon Public Library. This program is not instructive but rather an opportunity to find inspiration to write...

Jan 8th Meeting

January 8 (not 1st):  “Organizing our Genealogical Resources”.  Sheila Shearer and Linda Earl will provide information about how they organize the genealogical documents, photos and stories that they have gathered of their family. Both manual and digital systems will...

Dec 4th, 2019 and Jan 8th, 2020

December 4: Christmas pot luck at Crocus Gardens Leisure Centre (1030 Queens Avenue). Spouses/partners welcome. Doors open at 5:30, pot luck at 6:00 pm. Please bring your own plates & cutlery. Coffee & tea will be provided. We will share stories about...