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Seminars & Workshops 2017
This month: Land Records at the PROV

   

Sunday 26 November 10 am – 4 pm

This is an all day workshop run by an experienced Archivist. Come and explore the wealth of information to be gleaned from Victorian Land Records held at Public Records Office of Victoria.

Presented by Mark Grealy, Archival Access Victoria

AIGS members: $40.00
GSV members: $50.00
Non-members: $60.00
BYO Lunch; Tea & Coffee provided

Bookings are essential for this event.
Phone 9877 3789 or book via to reserve your place.

February
Sunday 26th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Unlock the Writer in You

A two hour workshop if you want to write your memoir or a family history, giving the participants the tools to structure and write without being boring.

Blaise van Hecke, Busybird Publishing

March
Sunday 26th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - FamilySearch

How to best use Familysearch and what’s new and upcoming.

Jenny Harkness

April
Sunday 23rd
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 AIGS members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20.00 non-members

Seminar - Overseas Newspapers Online

Trove is wonderful for Australia, explore what’s available for other countries.

Gail White

May
Sunday 7th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Methodists in Your Family

The Revd Professor Emeritus Robert W. Gribben

June
Sunday 4th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Creative Web Searching

Jane Davies

June
Sunday 25th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - How to search the Censuses

Learn how to search the censuses, including the surviving pre 1841 Censuses

Alex Glennie

July
Sunday 23rd
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - How to Publish your Family History

What is the best way for you?

Blais van Hecke, Busybird Publishing

August
Sunday 27th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Archival Survival

 Learn how to preserve your precious documents, photographs and objects.

Angela Henricksen

September
Sunday 24th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Create a web site in one day

Tips and techniques on how to get your own web site up and running for free

Linda Farrell

October
Sunday 29th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  $15 members
  $17.50 GSV members
  $20 non-members

Seminar - Using all the Resources at the AIGS

 Make the most of your membership and learn about the resources you can use in the library and at home

Gail White

November
Sunday 5th
2.00 - 4.00pm

  FREE members
  FREE GSV members
  $5 non-members

Seminar - Jane & Me – My Austen Heritage

 Caroline is the fifth great niece of the legendary author, Jane Austen, and grew up on the estate where the author lived.

Caroline Jane Knight

November
Sunday 26th
10.00am - 4.00pm

  $40 members
  $50 GSV members
  $60 non-members
  BYO lunch, tea & coffee provided

Seminar - Land Records at the PROV

 This is an all day workshop run by experienced archivist, Mark Grealy.

Mark Grealy

Cost of seminars & workshops is $15 for members, $17.50 for GSV members, and $20 for non-members unless stated otherwise.  Bookings are essential.








 

 

 



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