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News & Events

Latest news

The Library is normally open on Wednesday's and Saturday's between 1.30pm and 4pm.

We have now published a list of member's surname interests which will be updated regularly.

The Society now has a group on Facebook which anyone can join. Group members will post updates on the people they are interested in contacting and information will also be published in the journal.

Meetings and Events for 2021

15th January - John Shakespeare – "The History of the Ellan Vannin Pipes and Drums"

19th February - Anne Craine – "From Maughold to Mysore"

19th March - Sue King – "From Kings to Innkeepers, Stories of Life at Ballaragh"

16th April - Paul Lewin – "A Medicinal Mixture"

21st May - Nigel Crowe – "Douglas in 1730; Population, Families and Houses"

20th June - Glen Dhoo Outing led by Sarah Christian

16th July - Margaret Dodd – "Lighthouses and Family History, Connections and Distractions"

20th August - Members’ Evening

17th September - Bob Carswell - "William Kennish, Inventor, Poet and Explorer"

15th October - AGM

19th November - James Franklin – "The Birth of Manx Dialect Theatre"