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Monday, August 15
Best Practices SIG Meeting  (Best Practices SIG)
1:00 pm
Online Zoom Meeting
 
Coordinators: Annette Burke-Lyttle & Pat Adams
Topic: Writing Proof Arguments
 
The SIG accepts new members throughout the year, but those who join after January 2021 should be prepared to catch up on the chapters that have already been studied.


FTM SIG Meeting
Monday, August 22
FTM SIG Meeting  (Family Tree Maker SIG)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
ZOOM MEETING
 
TOPIC:  New version of FTM (24.1) has been released -- find out what's new & updated!
 
Visit our website page for more details about this SIG.
SIG Coordinators:  Karen Feeney & Bob Boerst
 
(Meeting link will be emailed to SIG members approximately 5 days prior to meeting date.)
 


Tuesday, August 23
Midwest SIG Meeting  (Midwest SIG)
2:00 pm to 3:50 pm
VIRTUAL - ZOOM MTG
 
Guest Speaker:  Diana Elder, professional genealogist
Topic:  Locality Research  
Coordinators:  Dona Weber & Lynn Hall
 


VGS General Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, August 24
VGS General Monthly Meeting  (Monthly Meeting)
10:00 am to 12:45 pm
VIRTUAL MEETING
Session 1 – 10:00-11:15 a.m.
Guest Speaker:  Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG, CGL
Topic: "Controlling Chaos: Managing a Genealogical Project"
 
Description:  Details will be added soon.
 
Presenter's Bio:  Rebecca Koford holds credentials as a Certified Genealogist and as a Certified Genealogical Lecturer. Her focuses are Maryland and military records at the National Archives, especially those of the War of 1812. She has spoken for the National Genealogical Society Conference (NGS), Association of Professional Genealogists Conference (APG), the Maryland State Archives, and for groups in surrounding areas. She has published articles in the NGS Magazine, APG Magazine, SAR Magazine, and the Maryland Genealogical Society Journal. Rebecca is the Course I coordinator for The Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research (IGHR). She is a graduate, former group coordinator, and mentor of the ProGen Study Group, an online peer-led study program based on the book Professional Genealogy by Elizabeth Shown Mills. She was appointed as the Executive Director of the Board for Certification of Genealogists in July 2018. Rebecca lives in Mount Airy, MD and volunteers at the Family History Center in Frederick, MD.
 
Please register for Session 1 from 10-11:15 a.m. by clicking this link:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
 
 
SessionBonus  – 11:30-12:45 p.m.
Guest Speaker:  Rebecca Koford, CG, CGL
Topic: TBD
 
Description & Registration Link:  Will be added soon.



Thursday, September 1
Eastern European Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Eastern European SIG)
1:00 pm to 2:50 pm
Daytona Beach Room @ SeaBreeze Recreation Center
Coordinators:  Carol Myers & Marie Musialek
 


RootsMagic Special Interest Group Meeting
Friday, September 2
RootsMagic Special Interest Group Meeting  (Roots Magic SIG)
2:30 pm to 4:20 pm
Destin Room @ SeaBreeze Recreation Center
Coordinator:  George Zitterell
 


Tuesday, September 6
Adoption & Missing Kin Special Interest Group Meeting  (Adoption & Missing Kin SIG)
9:30 am to 11:20 am
Online ZOOM Meeting
Coordinators:  Anne Berg & Marcella Zorn
 
SIG members will receive an e-mail.
Others please contact the coordinator, through the SIG web page, for the link to this meeting


Thursday, September 8
German Genealogy SIG Meeting  (German SIG)
9:30 am to 11:50 am
In-person @ Lake Miona Rec Center & via ZOOM
 
Topic:  Waldek
Coordinators:  Dianne Fedderson & Steven Buhrow
 
An email containing the Zoom link & info will be emailed to SIG members prior to the meeting date.
 


Saturday, September 10
African American SIG Monthly Meeting  (African American SIG)
2:30 pm to 4:20 pm
Jasmine Room @ Hibiscus Recreation Center
Coordinator:  Carol LaSalle
 


Monday, September 12
Italian Special Interest Group Meeting  (Italian SIG)
1:00 pm
Atlanta Room @ Savannah Center
Coordinators: Laura Wright & Paul Coia
 


Tuesday, September 13
Preserving Family History SIG Meeting  (Preserving Family History SIG)
2:30 pm to 4:20 pm
Destin Room @ SeaBreeze Recreation Center
 
Topic:  TBD
Coordinators:  Sharol Lewin & Nancy Schultz
 


Wednesday, September 14
New to Genealogy SIG Meeting  (New to Genealogy SIG)
2:30 pm to 4:20 pm
Neptune Beach Room @ SeaBreeze Recreation Center
 
For members with less than 2 years of genealogy experience.
Coordinator: Carol LaSalle
 


Friday, September 16
Scandinavian Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Scandinavian SIG)
11:00 am to 12:50 pm
SeaBreeze Recreation Center, New Smyrna Beach Room
 
Coordinators:  Per Andersson & Kris Petersen-Gauthier
 


Monday, September 19
Best Practices SIG Meeting  (Best Practices SIG)
1:00 pm
Online Zoom Meeting
 
Coordinators: Annette Burke-Lyttle & Pat Adams
Topic: Source Citations
 
The SIG accepts new members throughout the year, but those who join after January 2021 should be prepared to catch up on the chapters that have already been studied.


Monday, September 26
Technology SIG Meeting  (Technology SIG)
10:00 am to 11:50 am
SeaBreeze Recreation Center
 
Coordinators:  Pamela Selinski & Vicci Turner
 


FTM SIG Meeting
Monday, September 26
FTM SIG Meeting  (Family Tree Maker SIG)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
ZOOM MEETING
 
REGULAR MOTHLY MEETING
 
Visit our website page for more details about this SIG.
SIG Coordinators:  Karen Feeney & Bob Boerst
 
(Meeting link will be emailed to SIG members approximately 5 days prior to meeting date.)
 


Tuesday, September 27
Midwest SIG Meeting  (Midwest SIG)
2:00 pm to 3:50 pm
SeaBreeze Recreation Center
 
Topic:  Missouri-Kansas Border Wars
Coordinators:  Dona Weber & Lynn Hall
 


Wednesday, September 28
Brick Wall Solutions SIG Meeting  (Brick Wall SIG)
8:30 am to 9:30 am
In-person @ Savannah Rec Center (Atlanta Room)
 
Topic:  TBD
Coordinators:  Nancy Oster Heydt & June Presley 

 



Tuesday, October 4
Adoption & Missing Kin Special Interest Group Meeting  (Adoption & Missing Kin SIG)
9:30 am to 11:20 am
Online ZOOM Meeting
Coordinators:  Anne Berg & Marcella Zorn
 
SIG members will receive an e-mail.
Others please contact the coordinator, through the SIG web page, for the link to this meeting


Wednesday, October 5
French Canadian Genealogy SIG Meeting  (French-Canadian SIG)
9:00 am to 11:50 am
La Hacienda Recreation Center
Coordinator:  Jean Colman


Friday, October 7
British SIG Monthly Meeting  (British SIG)
9:30 am to 11:20 am
TO BE DETERMINED
Topic:  TBD
Coordinators:  Pat Adams & Ruth Mason


Wednesday, October 12
Irish Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Irish SIG)
10:00 am to 11:50 am
Osceola Room @ Chula Vista Recreation Center
 
Topic:  TBA
Coordinator:  Tom Voyles
 


Monday, October 17
Best Practices SIG Meeting  (Best Practices SIG)
1:00 pm
Online Zoom Meeting
 
Coordinators: Annette Burke-Lyttle & Pat Adams
Topic: More Complex Source Citations
 
The SIG accepts new members throughout the year, but those who join after January 2021 should be prepared to catch up on the chapters that have already been studied.


Tuesday, October 25
Midwest SIG Meeting  (Midwest SIG)
2:00 pm to 3:50 pm
SeaBreeze Recreation Center
 
Topic:  Poking the Allen County (Ft. Wayne, Indiana) Online Records.
Coordinators:  Dona Weber & Lynn Hall
 



Tuesday, November 1
Adoption & Missing Kin Special Interest Group Meeting  (Adoption & Missing Kin SIG)
9:30 am to 11:20 am
Online ZOOM Meeting
Coordinators:  Anne Berg & Marcella Zorn
 
SIG members will receive an e-mail.
Others please contact the coordinator, through the SIG web page, for the link to this meeting