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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Because of Covid-19 concerns, all SMCGS general meetings, workshops, and interest groups during March, April, and May have been postponed or canceled. The Spring Seminar in May has also been postponed. We will attempt to reschedule these events for the Fall.

Some SMCGS Board meetings will continue to held by phone at dates to be annoumced.

Please continue to check this website for the most up-to-date information. The SMCGS Board is monitoring information from the San Mateo County Health Department (https://www.smchealth.org/coronavirus) and will make decisions based on their recommendations. Stay well.

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Workshop - CANCELED

Deep Dive into the Internet Archive & Optional Swim in Other Digital Book Collections
Presenter: Rachel Kellerman
Thursday, March 12, 2020   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

THIS WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE.

March 2020 Meeting - CANCELED

Preserving Family Photos, Photo Stories, Documents
Presenter: Carolyn Williams

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL NOVEMBER 21.

This presentation provides organizational tips and procedures for capturing the story behind a photo or document, scanning the image, and then preserving both the physical and digital photos and documents for the next generation. 

 

 

April 2020 Meeting - CANCELED

Chris Green

Orphan Train and Home Children
Presenter: Christine Bell Green
Saturday, April 25, 2020   10:30am - 12:00 pm
Social hour 10-10:30 am
Grace Lutheran Church, 2825 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE.

May 2 Spring Seminar - CANCELED

Lisa Louise Cooke

Gems for Genealogical Research
Presenter: Lisa Louise Cooke
Saturday, May 2, 2020   9 am - 3 pm
Members $50, Non-members $60. After April 24 & Walk-ins, add $10.
LDS Hall, 1105 Valparaiso, Menlo Park

THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN POSTPONED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED IN THE FALL, AT A DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED (MOST LIKELY IN NOVEMBER). If you have already registered, your payment will automatically be applied toward the new date.

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