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September 2016


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. 1, 2016            Topic:   Hidden Inheritance - daughter of a Lutheran pastor finds a hidden Jewish heritage

Thursday,                Speaker:  Heidi Neumark

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. 10, 2016        Topic:  Italian Americans: Find Your Roots in the Old Country

Saturday,               Speaker: Rich Venezia

10:30 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. 17, 2016        Topic:  One-Step Webpages: A Potpourri of Genealogical Search Tools
Saturday,               Speaker Stephen Morse

11:15 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:


Sep. 18, 2016          Topic:  The Genealogy of Renee Kaufman: A Case Study

Sunday,                    Speaker:   Steve Morse

2:00-4:00 p.m.         Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY.  No fee

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


Sep. 21, 2016         Topic:  Journey Of Hope: The Irish in New York

Wednesday,           Speaker:  Dr. Tara RIder

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

                                   Sponsored by: Connetquot Public Library.  Info: Diane, 631-567-5079.   Free and open to all.


Sep. 24, 2016         Topic:  Online Map Collections of New York Public Library

Saturday,                 Speaker:  Katherine Cordes

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:  631-654-4700


Sep. 24, 2016          TopicHookers, Crooks and Kooks Aunt Merle Didn't Run A Boarding House
Saturday,                 Speaker:  Jana Broglin

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.


No Meeting This Month:

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 :  08/16/2016