YFHS Research Room - Come Explore your family history - FREE!!
You are also welcome at the YFHS Research Room which is open 10am-4pm every Tuesday and Thursday. Here we have CDs, books and computer resources, all FREE to use. Details are at
The address of the Research Room is:
The Raylor Centre, James Street, off Lawrence Street, York YO10 3DW. Tel: 01904 412204.
We also have a full programme of lectures - please see
Please arrive in good time - tea and coffee available from 7pm.
We meet at 7pm for 7.30 on the first Wednesday of every month except January. Entry costs £1 for members and £2 for non-members (refunded when you join).
Our talks for the rest of 2019 are as follows:
3rd July 2019: Death and mourning in days gone by - Judi Bangs
7th August: Tyketalk - a mixture of Yorkshire Dialect, History and Humour - Eric Scaife
4th September: The 1840s/1850s maps of William Watson - Andy Sefton
2nd October: Lydia Bridges: Wise woman, witch, or neither? - Claire Brockway
6th November: Durability, efficiency, economy - David Lewis
4th December: TBA
No Meeting in January
Then from February 2020 we meet at 7 for 7.30pm on the first Wednesday of every month.
Please contact John Bibby on firstname.lastname@example.org (01904-330334) with queries or if you can suggest a speaker.
N.B.: Our monthly meetings are at New Earswick Indoor Bowls Club (next to Hogs Head pub), Huntington Road, York YO32 9PX.