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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

South West Branch MGS Seminar Apr 21st, 2018

Save the Date – Apr 21, 2018 South West Branch, Manitoba Genealogical Society is offering a one- day seminar you won’t want to miss. Our seminar feature speaker will be Dave Obee, www.daveobee.com.  more details to be announced soon. Where: Knox United Church,... read more

Oct 19th- New Members Meeting

If you are new to genealogy or have a question about searching, recording or other genealogy related question you are invited to drop in to the SW Branch library Thursday Oct 19th from 1:30 – 3:30 pm. Come and talk genealogy with others who share your interests.... 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

October 4th Meeting – Preserving Today’s Memories

Preserving today’s Memories for Future Generations Presented by Lorraine Hodgson, Betty McGill and Grace Desjardins-Green With today’s fast moving world and ever changing technology how do we ensure that our treasured memories, information and memorabilia will be... read more

Fall and Winter MEG Library Hours

The South West Branch (MEG)Library will be open 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, September 11th, 18th, 25th October 2nd, 9th (closed), 16th, 23rd, 30th November 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th December 4th, 11th,  18th, (closed), 25th (closed) January 1st (closed), 8th, 15th, 22nd,... read more

Sept 6th “Welcome Back” meeting and potluck

Sept 6th “Welcome Back” meeting and Potluck – Guests Elizabeth and Colin Briggs September 6th is a special meeting to start a new season of genealogy and family history. We are having a pot luck supper and presentation “Topics and Places in... read more

Branch Library Summer Hours

The South West Branch (MEG)Library will be open 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, June 5th, 12th,19th & 26th July 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st closed July 3rd  for Canada Day August 14th, 21st & 28th closed Aug 7th for August  Long weekend. The Library is located at... read more