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NZ Founders 78th Annual General Meeting - 17th June 2017 19 July 2017

NZ Founders 78th Annual General Meeting - 17th June 2017

The 78th AGM of the NZ Founders Society was held on 17th June 2017 and was hosted by the Hawke's Bay branch.

19 July 2017

Wellington Branch meeting - Wellington City Archives

Wellington Founders held an interesting lunch meeting on July 3rd with our speaker Adrian Humphris from Wellington City Archives. 
21 June 2017

Essay Competition

Hawke's Bay Branch recently held an essay writing competition which we hope will be picked up by branches around the country.

30 May 2017

Wellington Branch recent meetings

Wellington Branch held a luncheon meeting on the 6th of March 2017. The speaker was Margaret Hurst an experienced librarian from the Family History section of the National Library. She gave us an interesting and informative talk about her work and enlightened our members about the resources available to researchers. 

Wellington Branch held their 2017 Annual General Meeting on the 1st of May. Ruth Gotlieb spoke enthusiastically to us about the various committees she had worked on while a Wellington Council member. Every one enjoyed her company and the socialising over lunch.

HAWKE'S BAY FOUNDERS ANNUAL “MYSTERY TRIP” 29 May 2017

HAWKE'S BAY FOUNDERS ANNUAL “MYSTERY TRIP”

On a sunny but fresh Autumn Day,  57 members of Hawkes Bay Branch ventured on, what has now become their annual “Mystery Trip”.  Members were amazed at the sea swell and massive waves along the coastline, both on the drive to our lunch stop at the Quality Inn on Marine Parade, Napier, and the journey along the highway north to Bay View.

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