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Society Meeting Information

--- The Society holds a program of lectures, workshops and topical visits from September through to May.

--- Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are held on a Tuesday in the Community Room, Largs Library, Allanpark Street,
Largs, at 7:30 pm.

--- Please note that the syllabus may be changed if a speaker is unable to attend on the evening stated.

--- Also we have our "Find Your Ain Folk" Afternoon Workshop on the following dates:

26th September 2019 / 31st October 2019 / 27th February 2020 / 30th April 2020

These will be held in Largs Library Community Room, 2:30pm to 4:30pm - All Welcome

2019/2020 SYLLABUS
September 10th Going Beyond Names, Dates and Places - Ken Nisbet
September 26th (Thursday) Afternoon Workshop - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
October 8th Irish Records. They All Went up in Smoke, Didn't They ? - Jill Williams
October 31st (Thursday) Afternoon Workshop - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
November 2nd (Saturday) Annual Coffee Morning
Dunn Memorial Hall, Largs
10:00am to 12 noon
November 12th Joint Meeting with Largs Historical Society, Session House, St.Columba's Church, Largs
Alexander Greek Thomson - Iain McGillivray
November 28th Flora MacDonald - Barbara Graham
December 10th My Ancestor Was Shipwrecked - June Wiggins
followed by the Christmas Social
January 2020 14th Evening Workshop - Digitisation of Records
January 31st (Thursday) Largs, Then and Now - Sarah Goldie
2:30pm. to 4:30pm
February 11th The Fairlie Establishment, World War 2 - John Riddell
February 27th (Thursday) Afternoon Workshop - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
March 10th Follow the Drum - Mrs W. Sandiford
March 12th (Thursday) Joint Meeting of Ayrshire Family History Societies, Hosted by East Ayrshire FHS
An Active Talk, Living History - Hugh Robertson
Kilmarnock (Exact Venue to be Decided
March 26th (Thursday) Proposed Visit to The Mitchell Library, Glasgow
April 14th Robert the Bruce and his Ayrshire Connections - Tom Barclay
April 30th (Thursday) Afternoon Workshop - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
May 12th A.G.M.