The aims of our Nelson Branch are to provide:
- Opportunities to gather and to share their interest in family histories and genealogies,
- To help and encourage each other in research, and
- To continuously develop facilities and resources to record and preserve our past.
Branch members meet regularly at 7.30pm on the fourth Monday (February to November) at St Barnabas Church, Main Road Stoke, Nelson. Winter months of June, July, August – fourth Sunday at 2pm venue to be advised. Activities include exchange of information, specialist speakers, visits to local repositories, research days and projects.
ANCESTORS ATTIC LIBRARY – Trafalgar Hall, 67 Trafalgar Street, Nelson – While this has items from across New Zealand and from the UK, as well as some other countries overseas, our focus is on the ‘Top of the South Island’ – that is, the Nelson/Tasman Bays and Marlborough regions.
Sunday – 2pm to 4pm
Monday – 1pm to 4pm
Thursday – 10am to 4pm