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Angus Archives Events Calendar

More events will be added so check back to see what’s new

Please contact Angus Archives (unless otherwise stated) to reserve a place on 01307 468644 or email us at angus.archives@angus.gov.uk. All events are free.

Genealogy Days - every Thursdays and Fridays
Genealogy taster Sessions every Thursday and Friday at Angus Archives. These short sessions are an ideal way to get started in ScotlandsPeople or Deceased Online. Afterwards, take some time to explore the unique resources for family and local history that the archive has to offer.
Sessions are free but must be booked in advance. Please contact Angus Archives on 01307 468644, email us on angus.archives@angus.gov.uk or like and talk to us on Facebook.

4 March 2014
Brechin Reminiscence Group and Kenneth M Hay’s Brechin
Come along and look at images of Brechin from the 1950s and 1960s and share your memories.
Brechin Library 2pm. Free

7 March 2014
Kenneth M Hay Day at Montrose Museum looking back at 50 years of images of Montrose from the late 20th century. Drop in any time and stay as little or as long as you want.
Montrose Museum, 10am- 4pm. Free

18 March 2014
Volunteer Day at the Reid hall where many local organizations will be present to show you a variety of volunteering experiences.
Reid Hall, Forfar. 11am – 3pm. Free.

4 April 2014
Kenneth M Hay Day at Montrose Museum looking back at 50 years of images of Montrose from the late 20th century. Drop in any time and stay as little or as long as you want.
Montrose Museum, 10am- 4pm. Free

4 April 10am-4pm
Tartan Day at Angus Archives
Drop into Angus Archives as part of the Tartan Day celebrations for another round of Beyond ScotlandsPeople taster sessions. During this event, members of staff will conduct tutorials highlighting genealogical sources that cannot be found anywhere else, such as the school and poor relief records, and legal papers. Get up close and personal with the stories in these records and find out how they can help enrich your family history.
Angus Archives, 10am -12 pm. Free but must be booked in advance.

5 April 2014 Tartan Week event
Arbroath Abbey Kirkyard walk. If you are fascinated by old gravestones and want to learn how to understand the different symbols, why not enjoy a stroll around the Abbey kirkyard with Fiona Scharlau and Robert Duncan. Meet in the Abbey gift shop shortly before 10am. Please wear comfortable shoes.
Arbroath Abbey 10am – 12pm. Free.

6 April 2014 Tartan Week event
Angus Archives will be attending the Heritage Fair. Come along and ask us questions or share some stories.
Webster Theatre, Arbroath.10am – 4pm. Free.

2 May 2014
Kenneth M Hay Day at Montrose Museum looking back at 50 years of images of Montrose from the late 20th century. Drop in any time and stay as little or as long as you want.
Montrose Museum, 10am- 4pm. Free

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