Program for 2020

Venue:

Time:

Vonnie Young Auditorium,
Level 1, Bowen Library,
669-673 Anzac Parade, Maroubra
(unless otherwise listed)

7:00pm

Visitors Welcome

February

Fri 14th

Speaker: Dr James Dunk
Topic: “Bedlam at Botany Bay”

March

Fri 13th

Speaker: Martyn Killion, Director of Collections, Access and Engagement (CAE). NSW State Archives
Topic: Join Martyn Killion as he explains how to make best use of the State Archives to find those treasures in the State Archives Collection.

Sat 21st

Members’ Workshop: “New Zealand”
1.00pm-3.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

April

Thu 9th

Speaker: Cape Banks FHS Members’ Stories
Topic: “A Leaf From My Family Tree”

Sat Apr 18th – Tue May 19th

National Trust Heritage Festival 2020
Theme: Our Heritage for the Future

Sat 18th

Beginners’ Workshop
1.00pm-3.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer

Sat TBA

Open Day: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra

May

Fri 8th

Speaker: Dr Alannah Piper, University of Technology Sydney
Topic: “Criminal Records”

Thu 21st

Bus Trip: 9:00am-3:00pm
Location: Ebenezer

June

Fri 12th

Speaker: TBA
Topic: “TBA”

Sat 13th

Members’ Workshop: “South Australia”
1.00pm-3.00pm
Location: 113A Paine Street, Maroubra
Presenter: Margaret Phillips, Education Officer and Dianne Walker, Librarian

July

Fri 10th

Speaker: Linda McIntosh, member of Cape Banks FHS
Topic: “The House on Poverty Hill”

August

Fri 14th

Speaker: Libby Hathorn
Topic: “TBA”

September

Fri 11th to Sun 13th

NSW & ACT AFHS State Conference
Host: Newcastle Family History Society Inc.
with Maitland & Beyond Family History Inc.

Theme: RIDING THE WAVES OF HISTORY
Venue: Wests New Lambton

Fri 18th

Speaker: TBA
Topic: “TBA”

October

Fri 9th

Annual General Meeting, followed by “Show and Tell” – items displayed by members.

Thu 22nd

Bus Trip: 9:00am-3:00pm
Location: NSW State Archives and Records, Kingswood

November

Fri 13th

Speaker: TBA
Topic: TBA

December

Thu TBA

Christmas Luncheon