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Family History Month - August 2018


Don’t miss Family History Month this August at Tauranga City Libraries.

Do you know where you come from?

Take the opportunity during August, to learn about your ancestors by attending some of the free workshops, tours and research opportunities held in the Tauranga libraries in conjunction with The Papamoa Branch of NZ Society of Genealogists and the Mount Maunganui Genealogists.

*To book: email library@tauranga.govt.nz or phone 07 577 7177.

Tauranga Library

Genealogy Research Support 

  • Friday, August 10 and August 17
    1.30pm – 3.30pm
  • Friday, August 31
    10.30am – 12.30pm

Experienced Genealogists will be on site to help individuals with their research using library resources. Venue: NZ Room (1st floor, Tauranga Library)

Genealogy for Beginners

Friday, August 10
10am – 11am

Get started on your family history research with our introduction to the processes and resources used by genealogists. Booking essential*. Venue: Learning Centre (1st floor, Tauranga Library)

A Night in History

Thursday, August 16
6pm – 9.30pm

This is a night for experienced genealogists to have access to the library’s genealogy research resources. Bring a plate of finger food to share for dinner. Booking essential*.

Guided Library Tour for Genealogists

Thursday, August 23
10am – 12 noon

Take a tour of the library, focussing on the family history resources. Our experienced guide will show you the secrets of the Library beneath the surface. Booking essential*. Meet: Ground floor, by magazines.

Papamoa Library

Genealogy Research Support 

Every Friday in August
10am – 12 noon

Experienced Genealogists will be on site to help individuals with their research using library resources.

Genealogy for Beginners

Friday, August 3 
9.30am – 10.30am

Get started on your family history research with our introduction to the processes and resources used by genealogists. Booking essential*.

A Night in History

Thursday, August 30
6pm – 9.30pm

This is a night for experienced genealogists to have access to the library’s genealogy research resources. Bring a plate of finger food to share for dinner. Booking essential*.

Greerton Library

Genealogy Research Support 

Friday, August 3 and August 24
10am – 12 noon

Experienced Genealogists will be on site to help individuals with their research using library resources.


Published: Thursday, 05 Jul 2018 08:00 by Tauranga City Council
 

 
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