Events

Apr
28
Sun
40th Aniversary Celebrations @ Heritage Hub
Apr 28 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

         

  GLOUCESTERSHIRE

FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

Celebrating 40 years 

On SUNDAY 28TH April 10.00am – 3.00pm

At The Heritage Hub, Alvin Street, Gloucester GL1 3AH

Come along and see the Society at their new Family History Centre

Meet the volunteers and discover the resources that are available.

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

10.00  Event Opening

10.15  Behind the Scenes Tour of the Heritage Hub

11.00  Talk by Jenny Eastwood “Starting Your Family History”

11.15  Behind the Scenes Tour of the Heritage Hub

12.00 Talk by Amelia Bennett “ Introduction to DNA & Family History”

12.15  Behind the Scenes Tour of the Heritage Hub

13.00  Address by Colin Chapman President of GFHS and cutting of 40th anniversary celebration cake.

14.00  Talk by Nick Barratt “Family History in the Future”

14.15  Behind the Scenes Tour of the Heritage Hub

15.00  Close of Event

Free Entry

For more details & full programme please see the website www.gfhs.org.uk 

Tel 01452 524344

May
8
Wed
Gout, Itches & Pillheads @ Heritage Hub
May 8 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

By:- Rose Hewlett

The Birdlip Lady exhibition (to include copies of the exhibits)

Jun
12
Wed
From the Manor House to Your House @ Heritage Hub
Jun 12 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

By:- Roger Turner

Jul
10
Wed
The Great East Window @ Heritage Hub
Jul 10 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

By:- Richard Cann

Gloucester Cathedral: let’s forget Crecy!

A translation of the story illustrated in the Great Eat Window

Sep
11
Wed
Blood, Guts and a Little Off the Top @ Heritage Hub
Sep 11 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

By:- John Putley

(The Medieval/Tudor/Stuart Barber-Surgeon)

This will be preceded by the A.G.M. at which the new committee will be elected.