As from Monday 9 January 2017, the QFHS Library and Resource Centre will be changing the opening hours on Mondays and Saturdays, as follows:
2nd and 3rd Monday of the month: open 6.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.
1st, 4th, and 5th Monday of the month: closed all day.
Every Saturday: open 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Opening hours on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday are unchanged.
See our opening hours here.
Our New Fellows
QFHS President Bev Young, QFHS Fellow Dorothy Jeffrey,
2016 Award for
Everton Volunteer Recognition
Sunday 13 November 2016
Bev is pictured with Tim Mander MP, Everton (left)
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How did they meet?
Presenter: Chris Schuetz
When: Friday, 10 February 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
With Valentine’s Day approaching, this might be a question we ask of our ancestors.
This presentation provides a different, fun…Read more...
Finding your family: a beginners course …
Presenter/s: QFHS Tutors
When: Commences Monday 13 February 2017 weekly for six weeks
This six week course will be very comprehensive for someone wanting to start researching their family history, but unsure of the …Read more...
Family history on the cheap
Presenter/s: Shauna Hicks
When: Saturday, 4 March 2017
Shauna Hicks is a Fellow of the Queensland Family History Society. She was awarded a Distinguished Achievement Award from the A…Read more...
Research in Victoria
Presenter: Helen Vince
When: Friday, 10 March 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
This workshop looks at the tools and resources available for researching family history in the state of Victoria.
See how much …Read more...
Contribute to Wikipedia: what and how
Presenter: Dr Kerry Raymond
When: Friday, 24 March, 2017 - 10.00 am - 12.00 noon
Learn what local and family history information can be added to Wikipedia, and learn how to add the information to Wikipedia. Thi…Read more...
Blogging to maximise your family history…
Presenter: Alex Daw
When: Friday, 12 May 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Alex will provide an overview of the benefits of blogging your family history, including giving:
Microsoft Word advanced features for aut…
Presenter: Dr Bob Thistlethwaite
When: Friday, 9 June 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
This workshop will introduce you to some advanced features of Microsoft Word, which will make life easier when you are writing la…Read more...
DNA testing and genealogy: the basics
Presenter: Ann Swain
When: Friday, 11 August 2017 - 10.00 am - 11.30 am
Are you interested in DNA testing to extend your family history or are you confused by test results?
This session will cover th…Read more...