Central New York Genealogical Society
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Capital District Genealogical Society


The Capital District Genealogical Soc invites family historians within your readership to join our programs. See our June event below.

Topic: How Alice the Genealogist Avoids the Rabbit Hole

When: Sat, June 22, 2024 from 1:00 to 3:00

Where: Video production at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library and via Zoom

Audience: Historians (family and and civil), librarians archivists, professors, writers, etc.

Speaker: Lisa Louise Cooke, CEO of Genealogical Gems, a family history company featuring The Genealogical Gems Podcast, available at iTunes and the Genealogical Gems app. Her books include Mobile Genealogy, Toolbox (2nd ed.), and How to Find your Family History in Newspapers. She has also produced 100+ videos on the Genealogical Gems YouTube Channel. Additionally, she regularly contributes articles to Family Tree Magazine and produces their podcast.

Presentation: Ms. Cooke will review the concrete strategies for staying focused on what matters most in your family history research, while not losing track of opportunities that present themselves. She will share tech tools that when implemented will facilitate increased efficiency and productivity. 

Attendance is open to members of CDGS and after 6/15 to the public. A maximum of 100 attendees are allowed to participate over Zoom. To register follow the prompts at capitaldistrictgenealogicalsociety.org

Western New York Genealogical Society

Western New York Genealogical Society

Niagara County Genealogical Society

CNYGS Genealogy Interest Group

CNYGS Genealogy Interest Group

The meetings are free and open to the public. If you are not already on the GIG email notification list and would like to attend this meeting, please request the Zoom link by sending an email to susanproch@gmail.com.

For more CNYGS information see, the CNYGS Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CNYGS, and our website: https://cnygs.org/

June 24 Creating Timelines to Aid Genealogy Research” Presented by Sandra Williams Bush. Sandra will give examples of several types of timelines and will demonstrate how invaluable timelines can be in breaking down brick walls and furthering your family history research.

Western New York Genealogical Society



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