Informal history groups can provide help and support if you’re already conducting research.
Groups meet at The Core Library on:
- Tuesdays 1.00pm to 3.00pm (weekly, apart from the second Tuesday of the month)
- Wednesdays 2.00pm to 4.00pm (monthly)
- Thursdays 10.00am to 12.00pm (first Thursday of the month only)
- Friday 2.00pm to 4.00pm (first Friday of the month only)
You can contact us to check meeting times or get in touch with any family history groups.
To get in touch please:
- Email email@example.com;
- Or call 0121 704 6977.
In addition the following U3A family history groups all meet at The Core:
Groups also meet at community libraries - contact the library for further details.
- Balsall Common Library
- Dickens Heath Library
- Hampton-in-Arden Library
- Hobs Moat Library
- Kingshurst Library
- Olton Library
Caribbean Family History Groups
The Solihull and Birmingham Caribbean Family History Group meets regularly at Solihull Central Library (usually the last Saturday of the month, but please check with the group before coming along). You can contact the group by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jamaican Family Roots Group meets on alternate Saturdays at Solihull Central Library. You can contact the Jamaican Family Roots Group by email at email@example.com.
Irish Family History Group
A group for people researching Irish family history meets monthly at The Core Library on the second Tuesday of the month 10.00am to 12.00pm, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to check meeting dates or to contact the group.