Fall Genealogy Workshop

October 5: 1 day workshop – “Getting Started” by Branch members in morning and “Using Social Media” by Janice Butcher in afternoon.  Place to be confirmed. Cost: $5.00 for members/$10.00 for non-members. More information soon!

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...

Prairie Town Images

If you are looking for photos or maps of where your ancestors settled this maybe a helpful site for you.This website features images from towns and historic maps of Western Canada. http://www.prairie-towns.com/. There are photos from many towns in Manitoba,...

40th Anniversary Reception Report

Southwest Branch MGS Celebrates 40th Anniversary The Southwest Branch celebrated its 40th Anniversary by hosting a reception on April 20th at the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum in Brandon. President George Mackay welcomed over 40 people in attendance. The...