Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, except August, starting at 8pm and finishing by 10pm. At present we are meeting on-line and subjects may change over the next few months.

Programme of meetings:

8th September 2020 Talk: “I therefore post him as a coward”, by Gill Blanchard
13th OctoberGame: Solving a family history research puzzle
10th NovemberAGM and Presidential Address
8th DecemberTalk: House Histories: the Victorian family home in Waltham Forest, by Karen Averby
12th January 2021Society Social and Family History Quiz
9th FebruaryTalk: Poor Law records and family history, by Susie Croft
9th MarchWorkshop: Crime and punishment
13th AprilTalk: My Ancestor was a Pirate, by Sue Paul
11th MayWorkshop: How to organise family history records and materials
8th JuneTalk: Stanley B. James of Walthamstow, by Robert Nurden
13th JulyWorkshop: Family History Web Sites

Talks are given both by members of the society and by guest speakers.
In workshops we aim to learn from each other, provoking discussion, sharing discoveries, methods used, and information sources that have been useful when researching in particular fields.

"Cabin Fever" meetings will take place until at least March 2021 on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 8pm. These are intended to keep members in touch with each other, and share discoveries and research problems.

The programme may be changed due to the availability of speakers.

Spruce Hill Baptist Church Hall, Brookscroft Road, Walthamstow.
E17 4JP

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The closest bus stop on bus route 97 along Chingford Road is at Brettenham Road

The closest bus stops on bus route 123 along Forest Road are at Wood Street and St John's Road

The closest bus stop on bus route 212 along Fulbourne Road is at Garner Road