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Researching Scottish Ancestors online
When: 19 January 2019; 9-11am
Where: GSQ, 25 Stackpole St, Wishart
Preparing for the digital dark ages

Learn how to be prepared for the unfortunate and unforeseen event such as fires, data corruption or just mistakes in overwriting files.

WHEN: 30 January, 10-11am
WHERE: Your place

GSQ, 2 February , 2019, 9-11.30am

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Wednesday night @ GSQ: 23 January 7-8pm

Come along and find out more about the history of the QLD Ambulance Service - 126 years! This is free for members.


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