Heritage & Family History Week 2nd April
Tuesday, April 02, 2019 12:00 AM
10.00 am-12 noon Jill Williams, Manaia LibraryPlus, 22 South Road, Manaia
How to get started on tracing your family history, and what can be found at Hāwera Genealogy and beyond.
10.00 am-12 noon David Bruce, Heritage Walk, Naumai Park Corner High Street and Gladstone Street, Hāwera
David Bruce, a former journalist, has been curator of the South Taranaki District’s Parks and Reserves since 2011.
1.00 pm-3.00 pm Nigel Ogle, Waihi Stockade/Blockhouse, Pikituroa Road, Normanby
Nigel Ogle is the visionary behind the Tawhiti Museum, one of the few privately owned museums in the country. Owner, operator and artist, Nigel has a passion for bringing history to life.
A bus is available from the South Taranaki i-SITE Visitor Centre. $10 per ticket and bookings are essential.
5.30 pm-10.30 pm Hāwera LibraryPlus Lock In
Hāwera Genealogy members will help researchers use Ancestry on the library computers.