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Family History Writers' Group
Family History Writers' Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, June 15
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Create your family history and share with others in an effort to improve your writing.
 
Please note: The Writers' Group is at the maximum number of participants and is not currently accepting any new members.
If you are interested in forming a second group, please contact Education@SeaGenSoc.org.
 
Group Contact: Gail Stevens
 


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, June 16
10:00 am to 11:30 am
To join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85773174624?pwd=eTNYYmJLZFh3V3dvV09pcXE0bVdldz09
 
Meeting ID: 857 7317 4624
Passcode: 217488
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay


FREE!  GRIP Evening Presentations
FREE! GRIP Evening Presentations  (External Events)
Monday, June 21 through Thursday, June 24
4:00 pm
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) offers evening presentations Monday through Thursday, June 21-24, at 7 PM Eastern/4PM Pacific that are open to the public. You may invite your genealogy society or anyone you know who is interested to come and hear these sponsored presentations. The schedule is located at www.GRIPitt.org/evening-programs.


Tech Tuesdays
Tech Tuesdays  (Classes and Workshops)
Tuesday, June 22
10:00 am to 11:00 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86045477900?pwd=OE5UdTJ2YXlsek9HaEJ1RHRJemUrUT09
Meeting ID: 860 4547 7900
Passcode: 481629
 
Tech Tuesdays are going strong! In response to numerous requests, SGS reinstituted Tech Tuesdays, the popular informal consult time on DNA, genealogy software, and  genealogy-related technical issues. All are welcomed, especially those who are just starting.
 
These occur virtually on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. No appointment necessary. No guarantee we can solve your problem, but we sure will try.
 
Facilitator: Varies
 
Image by Mary Pahlke from Pixabay
 


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, June 23
10:00 am to 11:30 am
To join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85773174624?pwd=eTNYYmJLZFh3V3dvV09pcXE0bVdldz09
 
Meeting ID: 857 7317 4624
Passcode: 217488
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay


RESCHEDULED!  SGS 2021 Spring Seminar with Paul Milner
RESCHEDULED! SGS 2021 Spring Seminar with Paul Milner  (Seminars)
Saturday, June 26
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Are you knocking on the right door? Do you know where to search next? If you're seeking ancestors in England and throughout the United Kingdom, this event is aimed at bolstering your knowledge of how and where to research across the pond. Join us Saturday, May 15, 2021, 9:00am-3:00pm for A Day of English Research! 
Paul Milner is a native of northern England, is a professional genealogist and internationally known lecturer with 30 years’ experience, specializing in British Isles research. Paul has been designing genealogy workshops, writing books,  and lecturing for over 35 years. He holds an advanced degree in Theology and is particularly knowledgeable about the church and its role in record keeping. As a genealogist he speaks on a variety of topics relating to research in the British Isles, migration to North America and research methodology. Read more about Paul
 

If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth at seminar@seagensoc.org.

 


DNA SIG
DNA SIG  (Special Interest Groups)
Sunday, June 27
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
 
NOTE: CHANGE OF DAY AND TIME, JUNE ONLY.
To be included you need to be on the SGS DNA Interest Group email list. Contact Cary Bright at SGSDNASIG@gmail.com to join. 
 
Chair: Cary Bright and Craig Gowens
 
Image by gagnonm1993 from Pixabay


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, June 30
10:00 am to 11:30 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88074707556?pwd=R0tLZ2VFaWF4ZGZzcDRNZmk1K2lMZz09
 
Meeting ID: 880 7470 7556
Passcode: 900945
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay



Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, July 7
10:00 am to 11:30 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88074707556?pwd=R0tLZ2VFaWF4ZGZzcDRNZmk1K2lMZz09
 
Meeting ID: 880 7470 7556
Passcode: 900945
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay


Scandinavian Interest Group
Scandinavian Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Sunday, July 11
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89333022809?pwd=dEo0eVVNTjBmb1hFM2JxbkNQWCtQQT09
 
Meeting ID: 893 3302 2809
Passcode: 837446
 
Share information and discuss Scandinavian ancestral research.
 
Chair: Karen Knudson
 
Image by WikiImages from Pixabay


FREE!  GRIP Evening Presentations
FREE! GRIP Evening Presentations  (External Events)
Monday, July 12 through Thursday, July 15
4:00 pm
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) offers evening presentations Monday through Thursday, June 21-24, at 7 PM Eastern/4PM Pacific that are open to the public. You may invite your genealogy society or anyone you know who is interested to come and hear these sponsored presentations. The schedule is located at www.GRIPitt.org/evening-programs.


Tech Tuesdays
Tech Tuesdays  (Classes and Workshops)
Tuesday, July 13
10:00 am to 11:00 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84156474973?pwd=T0FLdFFkZ2VIZTFXcXREU053OW8rUT09
Meeting ID: 841 5647 4973
Passcode: 757415
 
Tech Tuesdays are going strong! In response to numerous requests, SGS reinstituted Tech Tuesdays, the popular informal consult time on DNA, genealogy software, and  genealogy-related technical issues. All are welcomed, especially those who are just starting.
 
These occur virtually on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month.  No appointment necessary. No guarantee we can solve your problem, but we sure will try.
 
Facilitator: Varies
 
Image by Mary Pahlke from Pixabay


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, July 14
10:00 am to 11:30 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88074707556?pwd=R0tLZ2VFaWF4ZGZzcDRNZmk1K2lMZz09
 
Meeting ID: 880 7470 7556
Passcode: 900945
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay


MAC Computer Interest Group
MAC Computer Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, July 14
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Jointly sponsored by SGS and Fiske, this group meets every other month from October through June--although members voted to meet in July as well this year!--on the second Wednesday of the month from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Meetings address topics and resources helpful for those using MacIntosh (Apple) computers and the Reunion program in their genealogy research.
 
The link to logon will be sent to the MAC SIG email list. People wishing to attend should email dhettrick@earthlink.net to be added to the mailing list.
 
Co-Chairs: Lisa Marker and Diane Hettrick
 
Image by Pexels from Pixabay


Family History Writers' Group
Family History Writers' Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, July 20
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Create your family history and share with others in an effort to improve your writing.
 
Please note: The Writers' Group is at the maximum number of participants and is not currently accepting any new members.
If you are interested in forming a second group, please contact Education@SeaGenSoc.org.
 
Group Contact: Gail Stevens
 


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, July 21
10:00 am to 11:30 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88074707556?pwd=R0tLZ2VFaWF4ZGZzcDRNZmk1K2lMZz09
 
Meeting ID: 880 7470 7556
Passcode: 900945
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay


Tech Tuesdays
Tech Tuesdays  (Classes and Workshops)
Tuesday, July 27
10:00 am to 11:00 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86045477900?pwd=OE5UdTJ2YXlsek9HaEJ1RHRJemUrUT09
Meeting ID: 860 4547 7900
Passcode: 481629
 
Tech Tuesdays are going strong! In response to numerous requests, SGS reinstituted Tech Tuesdays, the popular informal consult time on DNA, genealogy software, and  genealogy-related technical issues. All are welcomed, especially those who are just starting.
 
These occur virtually on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. No appointment necessary. No guarantee we can solve your problem, but we sure will try.
 
Facilitator: Varies
 
Image by Mary Pahlke from Pixabay


Brags and Bricks
Brags and Bricks  (Special Interest Groups)
Wednesday, July 28
10:00 am to 11:30 am
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88074707556?pwd=R0tLZ2VFaWF4ZGZzcDRNZmk1K2lMZz09
 
Meeting ID: 880 7470 7556
Passcode: 900945
 
Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges or just come to hang out with other genealogists. 
 
Meets weekly unless otherwise noted. Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com
 
Facilitator: Sue Jensen
 
Images by klimkin and Couleur from Pixabay



Family History Writers' Group
Family History Writers' Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, August 17
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Create your family history and share with others in an effort to improve your writing.
 
Please note: The Writers' Group is at the maximum number of participants and is not currently accepting any new members.
If you are interested in forming a second group, please contact Education@SeaGenSoc.org.
 
Group Contact: Gail Stevens
 



Family History Writers' Group
Family History Writers' Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, September 21
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Create your family history and share with others in an effort to improve your writing.
 
Please note: The Writers' Group is at the maximum number of participants and is not currently accepting any new members.
If you are interested in forming a second group, please contact Education@SeaGenSoc.org.
 
Group Contact: Gail Stevens
 



FamilySearch Interest Group
FamilySearch Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Saturday, October 2
10:15 am to 12:15 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Discover the many ways to use the FamilySearch website in your research.
 
We will feature a different aspect of the website every meeting. There will be time for Q & A.  Want to join the mailing list? Email Lou: loudaly@nwlink.com
 
Chair: Lou Daly
 
 
 


DNA Workshop
DNA Workshop  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, October 5
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Bring a question about a DNA topic, tool, or DNA kit to the group. The first 20 attending will be given time to ask their question, so arrive on time!
 
To be included, you need to be on the SGS DNA Interest Group email list. Contact Cary Bright at SGSDNASIG@gmail.com to join. 
 
Chair: Cary Bright and Craig Gowens
 
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay


Scandinavian Interest Group
Scandinavian Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Sunday, October 10
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual via Zoom
Zoom info TBA
 
Share information and discuss Scandinavian ancestral research.
 
Chair: Karen Knudson
 
Image by WikiImages from Pixabay


SGS 2021 Fall Seminar with Ari Wilkins
SGS 2021 Fall Seminar with Ari Wilkins  (Seminars)
Saturday, October 16
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
TBA
 

Ari Wilkins is a genealogist and library associate at Dallas Public Library, where she provides genealogy-programming education. She worked with the esteemed genealogist, Dr. James Rose, on his project, “Generations: The WPA Ex-Slave Narrative Database.” Ari has spoken nationally at the National Genealogical Society, Federation of Genealogical Societies, RootsTech, Texas State Genealogical Society, Ohio Genealogical Society, the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research, American Library Association, and a multitude of local societies.

Ari has concentrated her interests in North Carolina and Louisiana research and specializes in African American genealogy and research. Learn about Ari's work with Black Genesis

 
Watch for details!


Family History Writers' Group
Family History Writers' Group  (Special Interest Groups)
Tuesday, October 19
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meeting via Zoom
 
Create your family history and share with others in an effort to improve your writing.
 
Please note: The Writers' Group is at the maximum number of participants and is not currently accepting any new members.
If you are interested in forming a second group, please contact Education@SeaGenSoc.org.
 
Group Contact: Gail Stevens