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
January 17th Members' Evening Show & Tell. Share your family history discoveries. Bring a friend along for free.Members
February 7th The Tukes of York. The Quakers who shaped British history and were one of the most influential families.Malcolm Walker
March 7th AGM followed by Pickering Wall Pictures. Discovery, restoration and conversation.Dr Kate Giles
April 4thPotato famine immigrants in Victorian Walmgate. Did they like their new neighbours?Phil Batman
May 2ndLetters from a far away laddie. Sue McGeever
June 6thThe sequel to "The woman who didn't exist."Clive & Kath Richardson
July 4thClassic Yorkshire Murders.Martin Baggoley
August 1st"Mrs Cattle isn't who she thought she was" - a way of using original documents in your boxes and cupboards.Judy Nicholson
September 5thMaps - History in two dimensions. Maps of York through the ages.John Shaw
October 3rdMembers' Evening.Members
November 7thT.B.A.Ken Haywood
December 5thTyketalk - a mixture of Yorkshire Dialect, History & Humour.Eric Scaife
  Please note as from Wednesday 5th April 2017 there will be a small admission charge of £1.00 for members and £5.00 non-members (£4 reimbursed if join on the night) at our meetings.  Members of the Society may be asked to produce Membership Cards before entry into the Meeting.