Friday, 28 December 2007

Forthcoming lectures in Scotland for January 2008

8 JAN 2008 - Lanarkshire FHS meeting, GLO Centre, Muir Street, Motherwell, from 7pm until 9pm approx. or

8 JAN 2008 - Largs and North Ayrshire FHS: Covenanters, by Bill Niven, Community Room, Largs Library, Allanpark Street, Largs, at 7:30 pm.

8 JAN 2008 - The Heraldry Society of Scotland: The Law of Arms and Heraldic Practice in the New Russia, by Michael Yurievich Medvedev, The Collins Suite, University of Strathclyde, Richmond Street, Glasgow (NB: This is a joint meeting with the University of Strathclyde Genealogy Lecture series) Entry fee: £3 payable at the door. Tel: 0141 548 4147

9 JAN 2008 - Caithness FHS, by Allan Lennon, at Miller Academy, Thurso, though topic not yet known!

9 JAN 2008 (7.30pm) - Central Scotland FHS: Scottish Freemasonry and Family History, by David W. Brown, Smith Museum and Art Gallery, Dumbarton Road, Stirling.

10 JAN 2008 - East Ayrshire FHS: The Wandering Scot, by Jim Grant, Gateway Centre, Foregate Square, Kilmarnock at 7.30pm. JAN 2008 - Troon @ Ayrshire FHS: Invisible Women in Scottish Blind Asylums, byDr Hazel MacFarlane.

16 JAN 2008 - Tay Valley FHS: Dundee Asylums, by Rod McKinnon, University of Abertay, Bell Street, Dundee, at 7.15 p.m.

17 JAN 2008 - Renfrewshire FHS: Quarriers Homes, by Josie Bell, Paisley Museum, 7.30pm.

17 JAN 2008 - Alloway & Southern Ayrshire FHS: How Railways Changed Scotland, by Robin Nelson, Alloway Parish Church Halls, Auld Nick's View, Alloway, KA7 4RT -

19 JAN 2008 - Aberdeen & N.E. Scotland FHS beginners workshop, Queen Street Church Hall,79 Queen Street, Aberdeen tel: 01224 646323.

21 JAN 2008 - Glasgow & West of Scotland Family History Society: Scotlands People an update, by Dee Williams. 7.30pm, Boyd Orr building University Ave Glasgow. Non members welcome.

22 JAN 2008 - Highland FHS: The Folk of Old Kilmore: Photos and Family Histories from Glenurquhart, by Duncan Macdonald & Graeme Mackenzie, Netley Centre, Highland Hospice, Bishop’s Road, Inverness, IV3 5SB at 7.30pm. Voluntary fee of £1 for tea.

22 JAN 2008 - Largs and North Ayrshire FHS: Research Workshop (non members welcome), Community Room, Largs Library, Allanpark Street, Largs, at 7:30 pm

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