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Research Rewards From Paula Stuart-Warren - Fall 2016 Seminar

Join us to hear Paula Stuart-Warren on Saturday October 22, 2016
9:00am - 3:00pm

Preregistration has closed but walk-ins are always welcome!
Please join us next Saturday.

Paula will be presenting a Program of Four Lectures:

  • What Next? Developing Step-­by­-Step Research Plans
  • NUCMC & Its Cousins: Keys to Lost Ancestral Records
  • Newspaper Research: The Dailies, Weeklies and Beyond
  • Research Rewards in County Courthouses and Town Hall Records

October General Meeting : SMCGS/CSGA joint meeting

Please join us on Saturday, October 29th 10:30am to 12:15pm
The meeting will start at 10:30am but please join us at 10:00am for coffee, cookies and conversation!
SMCGS will be hosting this joint meeting with the California State Genealogical Alliance (CSGA)

You will learn a bit about who CSGA is as well as hearing two great speakers.

Our 1st speaker will be Cath Trindle.  Here topic is "FDR's Alphabet Soup: Records From the Great Depression"

Using Facebook for Genealogy: A Hands-on Workshop/Class Thursday, November 10 2:30 – 4:00 PM

  Using Facebook for Genealogy: A Hands-on Workshop/Class
           Thursday, November 10, 2016, 2:30 – 4:00 PM
           Cañada College Library Computer Lab,
           4200 Farm Hill Road, Redwood City

$5 Members   $10 Non-members

There are 10,000+ pages and groups on Facebook related to genealogy & history. What are these? How do I use them for genealogy?

Use Facebook to Learn, Share, Research, Connect.

Member's Roundtable November 19th 10:30am

Please join us at our November General Meeting for our annual Member's Roundtable discussions.

Topics this year are:

  • Irish

  • Mid West

  • DNA

  • Book Publishing

This is our annual gathering where YOU share your research, successes (and failures) and have a chance to ask questions of other members.  There will be four tables, each with a different focus.
Table-hopping is allowed.


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