Sunday 11 Febuary 2018

SAturday 27th. January 2018

Working Bee in our rooms - 10am.


Sunday 4 Febuary 2018

Beginning of the year BBQ

5 pm. at 399 Papanui Road

Please bring your own utensils, plates & drinks and a salad or some finger food to share

The society will provide sausages & bread.

During the BBQ, we will be running a “Guess the birth year” photo competition. Please bring an old family portrait and everyone will have the chance to be in to win a small prize, if they can guess the most correct date.


Sunday 4 March 2018

School Rolls & School registers

This meeting is to be held in the Sunday School Hall

Cnr. Cotswold Ave & Kingrove Street  2pm.  There will be a $3 entry.

Rae Wilson & Prue Purser from the Canterbury Branch of the Society of Genealogists

will share their experiences of this fascinating ongoing project.

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Friday 9th March - Sunday 11th

March Field Trip to Geraldine

7pm. Friday

Drinks at the historic Geraldine Hotel


10 am Saturday

A guided walking tour around Geraldine historic buildings and a look into the history of this fascinating town.


1 pm Saturday

A guided tour of the restored Waikonini Homestead (home to the Barkers) and grounds at Peel Forest.  The visit includes a $20 catered lunch.

The rest of the afternoon may be spent visiting the Barkers shop or the vintage car museum.

7pm Saturday

Field Trip dinner at the Brewers Café (7 km. from town).  This café also offers beer tasting.

10 am Sunday

A visit to the Geraldine heritage centre and historical museum. 

This is a special open morning, just for our society.

Contact Kevin - if you would like to be part of this field trip