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April 2014

L. I. GENEALOGY CALENDAR

Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information call  631-724-4162


                       Be sure to check with the sponsoring organization to receive any changes in program schedules.

Apr. 3, 2014            Topic:   Finding Your Ancestors' Immigration Records and Stories at Ancestry

Thursday,                Speaker:  Loretto Dennis Szucs ("Lou") and Juliana Szucs Smith of Ancestry.com

7:30 p.m.                  Location:  Hicksville VFW, 320 South Broadway (Route 107), Hicksville, NY.

7:00 Orientation    Sponsored by: German Genealogy Group.  Info: Ruth, 718-460-4240.   No fee.

 

Apr. 12, 2014          Topic:  Alien Registration Files

Saturday,               Speaker:  Dorothy Dougherty

10:00 a.m.              Location: Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.   No Fee.

9:30 a.m. Help      Sponsored by: Italian Genealogical Group.  Info: 516-557-2917 or 631-587-5377.

 

Apr. 16, 2014          Topic:  Dowered or Bound Out: Records of Widows and Orphans

Wednesday,            Speaker:  Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL

7:00-8:30 p.m.        Location:  Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Avenue, Bohemia, NY.

                                   Sponsored by: Connetquot Public Library.  Info: Diane or Janet, 631-567-5079.   No fee.

 

Apr. 17, 2014         Topic:    The New Features of "The Master Genealogist", Version 9
Thursday,              Speaker:  Mark Waldron

7:30 p.m.                Location: Plainview Family History Center, 160 Washington Ave, Plainview, NY.  No Fee.

                                Sponsored by: Long Island TMG Users Group.  Info:  Walt,  516-921-0841 or Mark, 631- 724-4162.

 

Apr. 19, 2014        Topic:  Fact, Fiction, or Fish Tale?
Saturday,               Speaker  Kathleen McGee

11:00 a.m.              Location:  Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.  No Fee.

10:00 a.m. Help    Sponsored by: The Irish Family History Forum.  Info: Events@ifhf.org

 

Apr. 23, 2014      TopicHow To Get Your Children Interested In Their Family History

Wednesday,        Speaker:  Arthur Sniffin

7:00 p.m.              Location:  Conklin Barn, New York Ave & High Street, Huntington, NY.

                               Sponsored by: Huntington Historical Society.  Info:  631-427-7045.

 

Apr. 26, 2014          Topic:  Blogging for Beginners
Saturday,                 Speaker:  Mary Ann Koferl

10-11.30 a.m.          Location: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY.  No Fee.

                                   Sponsored by: Brentwood Genealogists. Info: Mary Ann, 631-273-7883.

 

Apr. 26, 2014          Topic:  Genealogical Records of the War of 1812

Saturday,                 Speaker:  Laura Congelton

10:00-11:30 a.m.    Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No Fee.

9:30 help session  Sponsored by: Patchogue-Medford Genealogy Research Group.  Info: Toni, 631-654-4700, Ext. 231

 

Apr. 27, 2014          Topic:  They Fought Back: Jewish Heroines of Auschwitz

Sunday,                   Speaker:   Allan Mallenbaum

2:00-4:00 p.m.         Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY.

                                  Sponsored by: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island. Info: Debbie, 516-829-9543

 

Apr. 28, 2014     Topic Ellis Island Records, Googling Your Family Tree, and Citing Your Sources

Monday,              Speaker:   Lynne Kennedy

7:00-8:30 p.m.    Location:  Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Rd., Holbrook, NY

                               Sponsored bySachem Public Library. Info: Lynne Kennedy, 631-588-5024. No fee.

 

 

OTHER MEETINGS:

African Atlantic Genealogical Society - Meets 1st Friday of month (September to May). African American Museum, 110 North Franklin St., Hempstead, NY.  No fee.  For Info: Joysetta, 516-379-5466.


Computer Genealogy Society of L. I. 
- Meets 4th Thursday of Month (except Jul., Aug. & Dec.), 7:30 PM, Family History Center, Plainview, NY.  For info: Walter,  516- 921-0841 


 

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