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Septembery 2015


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.

Sep. 3, 2015            Topic:   The German Community at the Woodlawn Cemetery

Thursday,                Speaker:  Susan Olsen, Director of Historical Services for the cemetery

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.


Sep. 12, 2015         Topic:  Where have all my records gone?

Saturday,               Speaker:  Allan E. Mallenbaum

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.


Sep. 19, 2015        Topic:    Beyond the Basics of Irish Research in Ireland
Saturday,               Speaker  Claire E. Keenan

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: Susan 631-626-3376


Sep. 19, 2015          TopicBacktracking Through the U.S. Federal Census, 1930 - 1790
Saturday,                 Speaker:  Barbara Becker Meehan

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.


Sep. 20, 2015          Topic:  Finding Joe Seltzer

Sunday,                   Speaker:   Renee Steinig

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

1:30 help session  Sponsored by: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island (JGSLI).  Info Randi (516) 507-7843


Sep. 23, 2015          Topic:  The Irish Potato Famine and Immigration to America

Wednesday,            Speaker:  Tom O'Reilly, AOH

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

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


Sep. 26, 2015          Topic:  Using

Saturday,                 Speaker:  Laura Congleton

10-11.30 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:  631-654-4700



Sep. 15 and 29, 2015

Oct. 6 and 20, 2015   Four part Series:     Getting Started with Your Irish Genealogy
Tuesday,                Speaker  Kathleen McGee

6:30 pm-8:00 pm  Location:  Wantagh Public Library, 3285 Park Avenue, Wantagh, NY.  No Fee.

                                  Info: Suzanne Welker 516-221-1200

Wantagh Library cardholders can register online, in person, or by phone beginning Tuesday, August 11th at 9am.
Out of district cardholders can register in person or by phone beginning Tuesday, August 18th at 9am.




Huntington Historical Society




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.




Updated :  08/23/2015