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Meet the Authors

Saturday Oct 13th at Knox United Church: Two Manitoba authors will share their experiences of writing a book. In the morning, Eleanor Chornoboy who has written a historical novel of a young girl who migrates to Manitoba from Russia in the 1870’s, Katrina... read more

Drop In Genealogy

The next “Drop-In Genealogy” will be  Thursday Sept 20th, 1:30 – 3:30 pm.at 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... read more

January 3, 2018 Visit Anne Frank Exhibit

January 3 meeting- Will be an afternoon tour of the Anne Frank Exhibit at the RCA museum in Shilo. Participants will also be able to  visit the RCA museum. Meet at the Legion parking lot on Victoria Ave East at 12:45 pm and  leave for Shilo at 1 pm. Car pooling is... read more

Oct 21st Genealogy Day at the Brandon Library

The Brandon Public Library and the South West Branch, Manitoba Genealogical Society are hosting a “Genealogy Day” at the Brandon Public Library, 710 Rosser Avenue October 21st 2-4 pm. This event will help researchers learn about genealogical resources... read more

Gossip in the Graveyard at City of Brandon Cemetery

Brockie Donovan Gossip in the Graveyard ~ Brandon Municipal Cemetery ~ Back by popular demand, we are proud to be sponsoring Gossip in the Graveyard. This event has proved to be a hit with both our local residents and visitors from across Canada. This... read more

2017 MGS Annual General Meeting

Saturday, June 3 at the Northwest Law Enforcement Academy, 200-1821 Wellington Ave., Winnipeg. The meeting will include the 2016-17 Annual Reports, approval of financial statements, election of Executive officers, and presentation of MGS awards. Executive officers to... read more

April MEG Library Open

The South West Branch Library will be open 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, April 3,  April 10th and April 24th, closed April 17 for Easter. The Library is located at Knox United Church, 451-18th Street in Brandon (use the 17th Street entrance). Fees: Non-members $5 per... read more

37th Annual Vimy Fundraiser Dinner

The 26th Field Regiment Royal Canadian and XII Manitoba Dragoons Museum are holding their 37th Annual Vimy Fundraiser and Dinner at The Brandon Armoury, April 8, 2017, RSVP by April 3, 2017 Cost – $20, cash bar. Live Auction and Draws, Presentations and Displays. Email 26fomi@gmail.com for more information

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