National Family History Month in Australia is just around the corner. Our Group will be hosting two events during this month of celebrations.
August 19, 2:00pm. HSFHG Meeting in the Main Meeting Room – Hornsby Central Library
NFHM Guest Speaker – Michelle Nichols OAM “Researching Hawkesbury families”
August 22, 10:30am – 3:00 pm HSFHG Family History Month Event – Main Meeting Room – Hornsby Central Library Genealogy Clinic. A Saturday event.
The event will commence with a talk on “Beginning Family History” by member Jill Ball
In addition to our events many libraries and family history groups will be hosting events similar to ours; a full list can be found at http://www.familyhistorymonth.org.au/. In addition the coordinator of the event has posted a list of activities that one can undertake in one’s time, 31 Activities for Researchers During NFHM, which will be posted shortly on the event website. There will also be an opportunity for family historians to enter a draw to win some useful resources..