Southeast and Winnipeg Branch Events for May 2023

These are the upcoming Monday evening presentations by the Southeast and Winnipeg Branch of MGS.  All Southeast and Winnipeg Branch members may attend for no cost.  This is a member benefit.  Become a member of MGS and a branch, or add a branch membership to your existing MGS membership in the MGS store.

Presentation Monday, May 15, 2023
The Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum Brandon – A tour by Zoom & question period: Stephen Hayter, Executive Director, CATP

AGM & Presentation, Monday, May 29, 2023
Role of the Railway in the Development of Transcona and Winnipeg:  Alanna Horejda, Museum Curator, The Transcona Museum

Presentation Monday, Jun 12, 2023  The Ghost Signs of Winnipeg – the people and history behind the old painted advertisements on some buildings in downtown Winnipeg:  Matthew Cohen, Winnipeg advertising pro & author

Saturday Openings at MGS
The Southeast and Winnipeg Branch continues to open the MGS Resource Centre one Saturday a month by appointment only.

To make an appointment, please e-mail and let us know the time of your expected arrival within the period 10 am to 3 pm. You may also wish to advise us of the focus of your research so we can better assist you. We will close at 3 pm, therefore please plan accordingly. You will receive a reply to your e-mail on or before the Thursday. If no one books an appointment, we will not open on that day. Non-members are welcome and must pay a day-use fee of $10.00.


2 Responses to Southeast and Winnipeg Branch Events for May 2023

  • Marnie Houston

    Where is the south east office location?  Can we do searches at that location?

    • Angela Fiebelkorn

      Hi Marnie,

      The Southeast and Winnipeg Branch uses the MGS location in Winnipeg. 

      Manitoba Genealogical Society Inc.
      Unit E – 1045 St. James Street
      Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3H 1B1
      Telephone: 204-783-9139

      For location, parking, hours, etc. visit:

      Members can attend for free at any time.  Non-members pay a $10 fee for the day.

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