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Glendora Genealogical Group
Tuesday, November 26
Glendora Genealogical Group  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
6:00 pm
La Fetra Center, Elm Room - 2nd Floor, 333 E Foothill Blvd, Glendora CA 91741
Gena Philibert Ortega - "How to Use the National Archives Online Website for Genealogical Research"
 
GGG Refresher Class:
At the November meeting, GGG is going to have a member participation event to honor ancestors who were veterarns or contributed to the war effort in some way.  John Bradley is putting together a slideshow.  At the October meeting, please bring photoes, records and memorabilia of your veteran ancestors, or email them to John at jtbradley1832@msn.com.
 
For directions to the meeting, click on the "Learn More" button below.
 



Homestead Museum
Sunday, December 1
Homestead Museum  (Historical Interest)
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Homestead Musuem, 15415 East Don Julian Road City of Industry, California 91745
Christmas Calamities: A Living History Tour
Program begins hourly at 12, 1, 2, 3, & 4 p.m
Sing, dance, decorate, & cheer on fellow visitors as you immerse yourself in a recreated 1920s Christmas pageant. Enjoy crafts and sweet treats before or after joining costumed characters inside the Temple family's festively decorated home. 

Tickets are $6 for adults; $4 for seniors (55+)/students.  Space is limited. Click here to reserve your spot.




OCCGS Bash (Orange County Genealogical Society)
Saturday, March 7, 2020
OCCGS Bash (Orange County Genealogical Society)  (Genealogy Event)
Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
OCCGS Annual Bash - Featured Speaker - Paul Woodbury
OCCGS hosts an Annual Genealogy BASH and Book Faire in March. The BASH is held at the Huntington Beach Public Library, where an expert speaker presents on current topics, books are offered at exceptional prices, and genealogy-related exhibitors are available to answer questions. It's a fun day for genealogy enthusiasts!
 
Paul Woodbury  is a nationally known speaker specializing in International Research and DNA.
 
More details will follow as we receive them.
 



Genealogy Garage at L A Public Library
Saturday, July 18, 2020
Genealogy Garage at L A Public Library  (Genealogical Workshop)
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Los Angeles Public Library, 630 W. 5th St, Los Angeles, CA 90071
Christine Johns Cohen - Resources on www.AmericanAncestors.org
Established in 1845, NEHGS is the nation’s leading comprehensive resource for family history research and the largest Society of its kind in the world. Their website AmericanAncestors.org provides access to more than 1.4 billion records spanning twenty-two countries covering the United States, the British Isles, and continental Europe. Plus the largest searchable collection of published genealogical research journals and magazines, and the largest collection of U.S Catholic records online.  This event is free to attend.
 
Genealogy Garage workshops for family researchers at all levels of expertise will be held at the Central Library of the LAPL. Workshops and presentations are sponsored by the Southern California Genealogical Society (SCGS), the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America Southern California (GSHASC), and the Los Angeles Public Library, Genealogy & History Department
 
RSVP: CALL Central Library Info: 213-228-7000, then ask for the History and Genealogy Dept. Tell them you are making a reservation for the Genealogy Garage workshop on [give the specific date]. Give them your name and an e-mail address or phone number so you can be notified in case the workshop is cancelled.
Note: The presentation will take place in the History & Genealogy Department, Lower Level 4. Please travel light. This is a public building-it is NOT recommended that you leave computers, purses or other personal items unattended


Genealogical Society of North Orange County - Save the Date!
Saturday, July 25, 2020
Genealogical Society of North Orange County - Save the Date!  (Annual Seminar)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Yorba Linda Community Center, 4501 Casa Loma Ave, Yorba Linda, CA 92886
The Genealogical Society of North Orange County California (GSNOCC) has announced that the speaker for their 2020 Annual Seminar will be Luana Darby. 
For more information about Luana Darby, visit her website, Lineages by Luana.  For more information about GSNOCC, visit their website.



SCGS Jamboree Extension Series
Saturday, August 1, 2020
SCGS Jamboree Extension Series  (Webinar)
10:00 am to 11:00 pm
Christine Cohen - Cousin Baiting & Cousin Stalking
This class will discuss the many wasy to reach out to distant living cousins to help you expand your pedigree chart forward in time.  You may be lucky and find family treasures, photos, and information that will break down a brick wall.
 
We will explore  various resources including online trees, lineage societies, online cemetery indexes, obituaries in newspapers, living people finder websites and social media
 
The initial broadcast of this webinar is free.  Click here to find out how to register for the Southern California Genealogical Society's Webinars.
 
For more information about Christine Cohen, click on the Learn More button below.


South Bay Cities Genealogical Society
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
South Bay Cities Genealogical Society  (Genealogical Society Meetings)
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd, Torrance CA 90503
Christine Cohen - Cousin Baiting & Cousin Stalking
This class will discuss the many wasy to reach out to distant living cousins to help you expand your pedigree chart forward in time.  You may be lucky and find family treasures, photos, and information that will break down a brick wall.
 
We will explore  various resources including online trees, lineage societies, online cemetery indexes, obituaries in newspapers, living people finder websites and social media.
 
This event is free to attend.  For more information about teh South Bay Cities Genealogical Society, visit their website at https://sbcgenealogy.org/ , or visit their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/sbcgenealogy/.
 
 



Orange County California Genealogical Society - Save the Date!
Saturday, October 3, 2020
Orange County California Genealogical Society - Save the Date!  (Genealogy Event)
Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
DNA Day with Blaine Bettinger
OCCGS asks you to save the date for this exciting genealogy event as they bring Blaine Bettinger to Southern California for a special genealogy event!