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Family history

Date: Sunday 10th September   /   Time: 1:45pm - 3:00pm

Hosted by Glasgow Humanists, guest speaker Derek Sloan will talk about his interesting and varied family history.

If you are interested in family history, then come along and find out more.  This is also an opportunity to meet other local members and supporters, and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee and a blether. Don’t forget to pop the date in your calendar.

Venue: Quaker Meeting House, 38 Elmbank Street, Glasgow, G2 4PS

This free event is open to all Humanist Society Scotland members, supporters, and anyone who shares our vision and values. You don’t need to book in advance, but if you’d like to be kept updated you can RSVP on Meetup.

Glasgow Quaker Meeting House is located at 38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS and is:

  • Across the street, and 70 yards from Charing Cross Station
  • A 12 minute walk from Glasgow Central Station
  • A 20 minute walk from Glasgow Queen Street Station
  • 30 yards from Charing Cross multi-storey car park
  • 100 yards from the Kings Theatre

Bus routes:

  • Sauchiehall Street and Bath Street: 3, 4/4A, 15, 19/19A, 77
  • Holland Street: 18
  • St. Vincent Street: 2


  • The front entrance on Elmbank Crescent has steps with a handrail and may not be suitable for all visitors
  • A level entrance is available to the rear accessed via Elmbank Crescent Lane, where there is  accessible parking. 
  • There is a fully accessible toilet at rear (basement level) designed for independent use: space may be restricted for persons requiring assistance.
  • There is a lift and stairs to other floors, which has the capacity to take most wheelchair users. 
  • In the event of a lift failure, fire or power cut, everyone must descend stairs to leave the Meeting Room.