All Meetings take place on the First Wednesday of Every Month at 7.00pm for 7.30pm at the New Earswick Bowls Club, Huntington Road, York, YO32 9PX. The venue has full wheelchair access, free car parking and refreshments are available.
NOTE There is not usually a meeting in January.
As well as a Speaker at each Meeting, see below, there is a Book and CD Stall where it is possible to purchase books, CD’s, pamphlets and maps from a large selection of Family History Publications.
Advice and information is always available at the Help Desk from experienced Members of the Society.
|Date of Meeting||Title||Speaker|
|7 Sept 2016||‘The Retreat family history.’ The Retreat, founded by a local Quaker family, led the world in the humane treatment of the mentally ill.||Bronwen Gray|
|5 Oct 2016||‘The history & workings of York Theatre Royal.’||Kaeli Wishart|
|2 Nov 2016||‘The King’s Jews: Anglo-Jewish families in the 12th & 13th centuries.’||Victoria Hoyle|
|7 Dec 2016||Christmas Meeting. 'Places I Have Worked'||Alan Powell|
Please note: There is a £2.00 admission fee for non-members, refunded if joining on the night. Members of the Society may be asked to produce Membership Cards before entry into the Meeting.