What’s New on our calendar – to May 24, 2020

Genealogy Event updates through May 24, 2020

Welcome to our new subscribers and followers, and a huge”Thank You!” to our friends at Abundant Genealogy and Heart of the Family for sharing ConferenceKeeper with their audiences!

This only lists events that have been added just this past week.

You can find OVER 200 online genealogy events (mostly free) on our Virtual page!!

Please check your society or your event’s website and/or Facebook page for event updates.

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UNITED STATES:

AL/Jun 09 /Basic Genealogy Class at Huntsville-Madison County Library https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3859278

AL/Aug 11 /African American Genealogy, Part 1, at Huntsville-Madison County Library https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3859278

AL/Oct 13 /African American Genealogy, Part 2, at Huntsville-Madison County Library https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3859278

AL/Dec 08 /Basic Genealogy Class at Huntsville-Madison County Library https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3859278

FL/Jun 06 /West Florida Genealogical Society program “Cadastral Maps” https://bit.ly/2ZvsTL2

FL/Jun 20 /African American Genealogy: How to Navigate the Obstacles a free program at Crestview Public Library https://bit.ly/2Zu2oWg

IN/Oct 24 /Genealogy and Local History Fair at the Indiana State Library – Free https://www.in.gov/library/events.htm

KY/Jul 18 /Monroe County Roots: Genealogy Fair https://parks.ky.gov/tompkinsville/events/events/monroe-county-roots-genealogy-fair

TN/Jun 17 /Genealogy Workshop For Kids 8-12 hosted by the Battle of Franklin Trust. Space is limited. https://boft.org/events

TX/Jun 16 /Hispanic Heritage Genealogy Lecture “Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cemetery” hosted by the New Braunfels Hispanic Historical and Genealogy Project https://bit.ly/2Zvh9Ic

VIRTUAL:

May 26 /Live Online: Documenting An Ancestor, hosted by the Thomas Crane Public Library http://www.eventkeeper.com/cham/t/tcpl/ek_TCPL.cfm

May 26 /What Doesn’t Kill Us: Historical Illnesses & Causes of Death – Free Online Presentation from the ACPL Genealogy Center http://www.genealogycenter.org/Events.aspx

May 28 /Using the Social Statistics Schedules – Free Online Presentation from the ACPL Genealogy Center http://www.genealogycenter.org/Events.aspx

May 28 /Free online webinar from NYG&B: 2020 New York State Family History Conference–What’s On the Program? https://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/events/2020-new-york-state-family-history-conference-whats-program

Jun 01 /Connecticut Society of Genealogists Summer Webinar Sessions: “Evernote for Genealogy-Beginning”  https://ctfamilyhistory.com/

Jun 01 /Using the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 02 /The Research Process, Research Help, and Searching Records (Beginner) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 02 /Understanding Gravestone Symbols – Free Online Presentation from the ACPL Genealogy Center http://www.genealogycenter.org/Events.aspx

Jun 04 /Brickwall Busting Strategies: Hammering at the Wall – Mid-Cities Genealogical Society meeting Online www.txmcgs.org

Jun 04 /Y-DNA Basics with Q & A on any DNA topic – Free Online Presentation from the ACPL Genealogy Center http://www.genealogycenter.org/Events.aspx

Jun 06 /Genealogical Society of New Jersey 2020 Spring Conference http://www.gsnj.org

Jun 06 /Using Military Records for African American Research Workshop, presented by Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society of Nashville  https://bit.ly/military-june2020

Jun 09 /Online resources for Reading Dutch Documents (All Levels) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 09 /¿Qué dice? Como leer la escritura antigua (Beginner – taught in Spanish) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 10 /England Records Beyond the Grave (Beginner) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 15 /Best Practices on Family Tree for Nordic Ancestors (Beginner) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 20 /Connecticut Society of Genealogists Summer Webinar Series: “5 Ways to Use Old Maps for Genealogy” https://ctfamilyhistory.com

Jun 20 /Beyond Ethnicity: Using DNA to Prove Genealogical Relationships – An Online Class from the Minnesota Genealogical Society www.mngs.org

Jun 23 /¿Qué harías tu? (Beginner – taught in Spanish) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jun 23 /Oregon Land Donation Records (Beginner) – A free webinar from the Family History Library https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

Jul 06 /Connecticut Society of Genealogists Summer Webinar Series: “Genealogy on the Go with the iPad” http://ctfamilyhistory.com

Jul 18 /Connecticut Society of Genealogist Summer Webinar Series: “10 Genealogy Tech Tools You Can’t Live Without.” https://ctfamilyhistory.com

Aug 03 /Connecticut Society of Genealogists Summer Webinar Series: “Researching Institutional Records.” http://ctfamilyhistory.com

Aug 08 /Solve DNA Puzzles with Karen Stanbary – An online workshop from the Genealogical Forum of Oregon https://gfo.org/learn/spring-seminar-2020.html

Aug 15 /Connecticut Society of Genealogists Summer Webinar Series: “Genealogists Google Search Methodology.” https://ctfamilyhistory.com

Oct 24 /Illinois State Genealogical Society Virtual 2020 Conference www.ilgensoc.org

Calls for Papers

Check our website for full details of ALL current Calls for Papers
Check our Call for Papers webpage for upcoming submission deadlines.
There are several “calls” on our website currently!

  • Submissions Due 5/29 – RootsTech SLC 2021
  • NEW! Submit by 9/30/2020 – Submissions being accepted for the 7th Annual SLIG Colloquium, 2021 Find details for this and other Genealogy speaking opportunities at www.conferencekeeper.org/call-for-papers
  • NEW! Submit by 9/30/2020 – Submissions being accepted for Courses for the 2022 Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG)  Find details for this and other Genealogy speaking opportunities at www.conferencekeeper.org/call-for-papers

Genealogy Jobs

Find details of these and other genealogy careers at www.ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

  • Board of Directors for Plymouth County Genealogists, Inc. (Volunteer)
  •  Library Local History& Genealogy Supervisor, Berkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield’s Public Library
  •  Librarian II / Local & State History Manager, Fayetteville, NC
  •  Ancestry.com Place Associate – PT Contractor (Remote)
  •  Assistant Branch Manager II – Midwest Genealogy Center
  •  Genealogy Manager, St. Louis Public Library
  •  Adult Enrichment Instructor – Genealogy – Keene Community Education
  •  Research Consultant FamilySearch Wiki, full-time with benefits
  •  GenealogyBank.com is hiring
  •  Genealogical Researcher, Norwegian American Genealogical Center & Naeseth Library

Contests

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What’s New on our Calendar for the week ending Nov. 10, 2019

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 Below are the events we added to the calendar this past week sorted by location abbreviation and date. Webinars and other online events can be found under the VIRTUAL heading. Please note that any month/day in the future will be 2020 unless otherwise noted.
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Contests, Calls For Papers, Genealogy Jobs, and Deadlines are  below the events list so scroll all the way down!
Be sure to check ConferenceKeeper.org for your location to see ALL the genealogy events happening near you.

New events added through November 10, 2019 

AZ/Jan 25 /Pinal County Genealogists 2019 Annual Genealogy Workshop   http://pinalctyazgen.com

CA/Jan 25 /39th Annual Ancestor Roundup Genealogy Seminar https://monterey.californiadar.org/

CA/Mar 07 /Orange County CA Genealogical Society Annual Bash & Book Faire https://www.occgs.com/mtg_event/bash/bash.html

CA/Jul 25 /Genealogical Society of North Orange County 2020 Annual Semiunar https://www.gsnocc.org/

CA/Oct 03 /Orange County CA Genealogical Society DNA Day with Blaine Bettinger! https://www.occgs.com/

DC/Nov 14 /Know Your Records: Photographic Records of the U.S. Coast Guard presented by National Archives https://www.archives.gov/

DC/Jul 12-18/Genealogical Institute on Federal Records 2020 (Gen-Fed) http://www.gen-fed.org/

GA/Dec 07 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Discover the Value of City Directories for Genealogical Research       https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Jan 11 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Navigating the Internet for Genealogy Research  https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Jan 25 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Cluster and Collateral Lines: Beyond Your Direct Ancestors   https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Feb 08 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Using Social Media for Genealogy Research    https://www.augustagensociety.org/

IA/Nov 23 /Cedar Rapids Area Genealogy Library Program http://gensoclinncoia.weebly.com

MA/Nov 30 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 07 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 14 /MSOG – Middlesex Chapter www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 21 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Jan 04 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Jan 25 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Feb 01 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Mar 07 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Mar 28 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Apr 04 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Apr 25 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

NV/Dec 13 /Clark County NV Genealogical Society Class: Photo Identification http://www.ccngs.org/

NV/Jan 04 /Clark County NV Genealogical Society Class: The Power of Collaboration http://www.ccngs.org/

PA/Jun 21-26/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

PA/Jul 06-10/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

PA/Jul 19-24/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

SC/Jan 06 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Deeds and Land Records  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jan 08 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Deeds and Land Recordshttp://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Feb 03 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Resources for African-American Research  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Feb 12 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Resources for African-American Research  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Mar 02 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Finding Your Female Ancestors  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Mar 11 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Finding Your Female Ancestors  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Apr 06 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Oral History Interviews  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Apr 08 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Oral History Interviews  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/May 04 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: I Did a DNA Test, Now What?  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/May 13 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: I Did a DNA Test, Now What?  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jun 01 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: The Rainbow Sheep in Your Tree  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jun 10 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: The Rainbow Sheep in Your Tree  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SK/Nov 23 /2019 Fall Seminar of the Saskatoon Branch of the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society http://www.saskgenealogy.com/

SK/Nov 23 /”Exploring Your Roots — a beginner genealogy workshop” hosted by the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society http://www.saskgenealogy.com/

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure by Helen V. Smith  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – Intro to Chinese Genealogy with Matthew Tyler.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – SuperSearch-hakukoneen käyttäminen (Finnish) by MyHeritage Webinars, w/Juha Vuorela https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 06 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Understanding Ethnicity Estimates by Mary Eberle, JD  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 07 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar -Lutherans in Lithuania with Angela Sinickas.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 09 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Paul Nixon will present British Army.  https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 13 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Soldier’s Homes (1865-1930) Caring for our veterans by Rick Sayre, CG, CGL, FUGA  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 14 /Georgia Genealogical Society Free Live Webinar – Julie Miller, CG (R), CGL (SM), FNGS presents Anatomy of a Military Pension.  https://www.gagensociety.org/webinar-schedule

VIRTUAL/Nov 14 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar with James Tanner.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 15 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – ¿Cómo empezar a utilizar MyHeritage?: Los primeros pasos (Spanish) by Pablo Schpilman  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 16 /Online Conference – Efficient and Effective European Research Presented by Experts at American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society https://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes

VIRTUAL/Nov 17 /Polish Genealogical Society of America webinar: Why Blogging Works for Sharing Family History w speaker Craig Siulinski https://pgsa.org/product/why-blogging-works-for-sharing-family-history-nov-17-2019/

VIRTUAL/Nov 19 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Native American Research: Things You May Not Know by Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 20 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage’s SuperSearch (German) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 20 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – A la Karte: Borders, Maps and Gazetteers for German… by James M. Beidler  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – The Clayton Library, with Sue Kaufman.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – The Clayton Library, with Sue Kaufman.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /Utah Genealogical Association Live Webinar – Obituaries: A Family History Goldmine Presented by Cara Jones, MA https://ugagenealogy.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Germanic Genealogy Society – Elissa Scalise Powell presents Sailing Into the Sunset: Tips for Finding Your Ancestors on Passenger Lists.  https://ggsmn.org/cpage.php?pt=94

VIRTUAL/Nov 22 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – No Will? No Problem! by Sharon Monson  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 23 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Christine Woodcock will present Colonizing Canada.  https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 25 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage: les fonctionnalités à utiliser absolument (French) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 25 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Genealogie voor beginners: hoe start ik mijn… (Dutch) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – I Received DNA Matches, Now What? by Daniel Horowitz  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage DNA – en oversikt (Norwegian) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /UGA DNA Live Webinar – An African-Canadian Family History Mystery Presented by Mags Gaulden https://ugagenealogy.org/

VIRTUAL/Dec 03 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Kuinka aloitan sukupuuni rakentamisen netissä? (Finnish) by MyHeritage Webinars https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 03 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Buried Treasures: What’s in the English Parish Chest by Paul Milner  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 04 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Which Spot Does X Mark, Anyway? X-DNA Testing in Action by Debra Renard  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 05 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – with Kathryn Grant.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Dec 06 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Hvordan jeg bruker MyHeritage (Norwegian) by MyHeritage Webinars https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 07 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Eilir Daniels will present Pre 1858 Welsh Wills. https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Dec 10 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – A Year in Review: New Records and Features in MyHeritage by Daniel Horowitz  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 11 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Grandma’s Obituary Box: The Use of Obituaries in… by Pam Stone Eagleson, CG  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 11 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – (Danish) Sådan får du mest ud af de seneste… (Danish) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 12 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar with James Tanner.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Dec 12 /Georgia Genealogical Society Free Live Webinar – David Appleton presents An Introduction to Heraldry for Genealogists   https://www.gagensociety.org/webinar-schedule

VIRTUAL/Dec 16 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – De geavanceerde functies en technologie van MyHeritage (Dutch) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 16 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Noir, Jaune, Rouge : retrouvez vos ancêtres belges ! (French) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 17 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens & Borders by J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 18 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – How to trace your UK ancestry by Kirsty Gray  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Jan 11 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series:  Evan Christensen will present British Ancestors in Mexico.  https://isbgfh.org/

 

Genealogy Contests

Contests sometimes come and go quickly. Watch our website:  ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-contests

Get ready for RootsTech 2020 Salt Lake City pass giveaways!
The Ambassadors all have a free 4-day pass to give away and we’ll post as many contests as we can here as they become available!

Calls for Papers

Check our website for full details of ALL current Calls for Papers (Currently SIX):

ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers.

Below you’ll find both newly added, and those with upcoming submission deadlines.

  • NEW: Submit by April 15, 2020 – GRIP 2021 Institute Course Proposals
  • Submit by November 15 – Northwest Genealogy Conference www.stillygen.org
  • Submit by November 27 – The 40th Annual IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy

Upcoming Deadlines

 Check your Location’s page in the Agenda mode to see a list

of upcoming events in your area.

 Genealogy Jobs

Find a job that uses your genealogy research skills! Check out what we’ve found at Conferencekeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

  • NEWSubmit your interest by Dec. 2 – Editor of the Georgia Genealogical Society Quarterly Journal

 

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