Event Calendar

Our General Meetings are held every third Saturday of each month. (CLOSED DEC & JAN (except New members meeting Jan))

 

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Watch this space for upcoming events.

 

The book launch 

The event was held at the Art Centre, Pt Noarlunga, 22 Gawler St, on Saturday 12th November 2016,
from 2 pm to 4pm with refreshments provided. It was a very successful event, supported by persons as listed below.

250 books were printed for distribution to Community Groups, Libraries and Schools for general perusal and reading, also to family participants involved in it’s production.

The public are encouraged to contact their local Libraries etc to study this excellent production compiled as stated below by volunteers from our Club.

 


LAUNCH OF THE ANZAC COMMEMORATION BOOK

Book-LaunchOn 12 November 2016, the Fleurieu Peninsula Family History Group book, World War 1 ANZACS of the fleurieu peninsula: Stories from Pioneer Families was launched  at the Arts Centre, Port Noarlunga. All members who have contributed to the book invited. Our Member Kath Fisher is to be commended (kathfisher6@hotmail.com) for her efforts along with her team. All family members who contributed to book were given a copy of the book. The programme of Commemoration included members of the Noarlunga 40 Army Cadets; soldiers from Reenact SA; family members of soldiers and nurses in the book; displays; entertainment and light refreshments. This event was funded by a Commonwealth Grant (Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program) and fund raised by members of the project committee and the Aussie Group


Our first meeting for 2017 in January will be led by our new President Joy Neiass, and her new Committee. 

Our adored past President Sharon Green, has retired from her post and Committee and joining the Resource room team.

This First meeting the President is calling on members to share with our traditional ‘Show and Tell’ scenario, with short excerpts of their experiences and challenges inn their Family History research, or other news.