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Jan 9, 2019 meeting

January 9th: Program: Graveyard Symbols and Motifs, presenter:Laura Crookshanks, a SWBranch member. General  Meeting at Crocus Plains, Rm 102 at 7:30 pm and program to follow. read more

SWB Program Schedule 2018-19

Nov. 7: “Taylor Family Reunion Book and Slideshow “ by Marlene Taylor-Rodger Dec.5:  Pot luck at Knox Come at 6:00 for pot luck or come for the meeting to share stories. Topic will be: ”Christmas traditions you have carried on or new traditions you have started  in... read more

Genealogy Day at Brandon Public Library 2018

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 20th, 10:30 am – 12:30  pm. This event will help researchers learn about... read more

November 7, 2018 Regular Meeting

November 7: Program: Taylor Family Reunion Book and Slideshow, presenter:Marlene Taylor Rodgers, a SWBranch member.  Meeting at Crocus Plains, Rm 102 at 7:30 pm and program to follow. read more

2018 Fall Program Schedule

September 5: Daly House Archives. Meet at Daly House Museum 122-18th street in Brandon at 7:30 pm. Parking at the back of the museum building. October 3: Program: Forever Computer Program (quick and easy tips to protect your photographic memories and stories: industry... read more

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

April 4th meeting at Brandon University

The April 4th meeting of Southwest Branch will take place at Brandon University – Convergy’s Computer Lab on the main floor of the Library. Please meet at 7:20 pm in the rotunda just outside the Library (same entrance as the Evans Theatre). Please try to be... read more

March 7, 2018 meeting

March meeting is the SW Branch Annual General Meeting March program: “Members sharing their DNA experience”. Come and learn what SWB members have learned from doing their DNA. Meeting will be at Room 102- Crocus Plains High School, 1930-1st Street,... read more