DIARY OF EVENTS 2021 - 2022
Saturday Lectures presented online by Zoom (depending on the lifting of Covid restrictions)
Please note that all these lectures will take place on Saturday mornings on the dates listed and start at 11:00 a.m. unless otherwise indicated. Some meeting dates may be moved owing to public holidays or other Covid related limitations.
Lectures will take place online using the Zoom meeting facility until further notice.
Register your intention to attend the lecture at FHS Lectures together with details of your name and YAHS Section (if applicable) at the latest two days before the lecture date. If you have attended a previous Zoom lecture you will be sent an invitation automatically.
Visitors and Guests are welcome subject to places being available.
May 8th Headingley Botanical Gardens - Eva Bradford - Historian followed by
Family History Section Members Meeting at 12 noon (after the lecture)
June 12th Hooked on History -the Visual nature of various sources -
Tony Dodsworth - Local Researcher
July and August Summer Break No Lectures
September 11th The Lost Buildings of Central Leeds, Photographs from the Collections
- Patrick Bourne - Leeds Museums and Galleries
October 9th What Made Yorkshire Great: People, Innovations and Businesses
- Stuart Hartley The Three Talkateers
November 13th Before the Census and Other Documents
- Sue Steel - Bradford Family History Society
December 11th Memories of Christmas; A Light-Hearted Look
- Chris Helme - Historian & Retired Policeman
January 8th The Story of a Courthouse; The English Legal System, Magistrates Courts;
Sources for Family Historians - Eric Jackson - Pontefract FHS
February 12th One Thousand Years of the English Language
- Malcolm Johnson - Retired teacher and trainer
Family History Fairs
For a full list of Fairs and Events go to http://geneva.weald.org.uk
The 2021 York Family History Show
Saturday 19th June 2021
Details see website: https://thefamilyhistoryshow.com/online/
Please note that the Section will not be participating in this event