What’s New on our calendar – to August 2, 2020

New Genealogy Events update through August 9, 2020

Note: There will not be a “What’s New” email next week.
The email will resume on August 23.

New Genealogy Events

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The following list includes only new genealogy events added to our calendar this past week.

  VIRTUAL EVENTS:

Please verify event times and time zones with the event hosts.

Aug 11/Cemeteries of St Mathews, a Zoom program hosted by the Louisville Genealogical Society www.kylgs.org

Aug 11/In Sickness and in Death – researching the ill-health and death of your ancestors https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=240

Aug 13/You Should Write a Book! an online program for members of The Connecticut Ancestry Society https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

Aug 15/Why I Love City Directories, an online webinar hosted by the Tennessee Genealogical Society https://tngs.org

Aug 15/WAGS August Meeting, via Zoom – “Psychology of Searching” with Dr. Penny Walter www.wagswhittier.org

Aug 17/Alabama Department of Archives & History Fall Genealogy Workshop – Finding Her Story: Women-focused Genealogy. Free, but pre-registration is required.  https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07eh8jxekw5e03ec1e&oseq=&c=&ch=

Aug 18/Successful Strategies for Researching Eastern European Ancestors, a free webinar hosted by the Arlington Heights Memorial Library https://www.ahml.info/scheduling/reservation/61722

Aug 19/Tracing Connecticut Revolutionary War “Patriots”, a free webinar Sponsored by the Friends of Russell Library https://russelllibrary.libcal.com/event/6933112

Aug 22/“Born NC and Living Elsewhere: Making the Connection Back” https://www.obcgs.com/event/july-webinar/

Aug 23/Discovering Sephardic Roots Through DNA & Family History with Schelly Talalay Dardashti, hosted by the Jewish Historical Society of Memphis and the Mid-South www.jhsmem.org

Aug 25/2020 Tools of Family Search, a zoom presentation hosted by the Louisville Genealogical Society https://kylgs.org/

Aug 25/Much More Than Ancestry.com & Family Search.com by Dave Robison, hosted by the Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society  http://cmgso.org/upcoming-meetings-2020/

Aug 29/Genealogy Speaker Series – “Introduction to African American Genealogy: Let’s Find Some Ancestors!” Presented by Annette Burke Lyttle, hosted by The Polk County History Center  https://www.polk-county.net/historical-and-genealogical-library

IL/Aug 30/Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois live webinar – “Out of the Whirlwind: Finding Your Family Lost in the Holocaust” by Deborah H. Long https://jgsi.org/event-3605846

Aug 30/Scottish Research Online – an online course. https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=102

Sep 01/First Steps to a One-Place Study – Online course https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=241

Sep 05/ Genealogy Basics Overview – California Genealogical Society Introduction to Genealogy monthly class – Free. https://tinyurl.com/y5zgcdoo

Sep 06/400th Anniversary of the Mayflower Voyage. A live Zoom event – registration required. https://www.ahml.info/scheduling/reservation/61783

Sep 08/George D. Prentice and Bloody Monday: Scoundrel? Or Scapegoat?” www.kylgs.org

Sep 11/GERMAN GENEALOGY Conference https://www.german-russians.info

Sep 14/Professional Genealogist – Become one, become a better one. Four-week online class. https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=941

Sep 19/Paths To Freedom: Essential Steps for African American Genealogy, the Dallas Genealogical Society virtual Fall Seminar  https://dallasgenealogy.com/

Sep 22/When Vital Records are Missing – a Zoom presentation hosted by the Louisville Genealogical Society www.kylgs.org

Sep 29/Introduction to DNA and Genetic Genealogy: Six Sessions on Tuesday Evenings hosted by the California Genealogical Society. Pre-registration required:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-dna-and-genetic-genealogy-with-mark-mclaren-registration-114376507212

Oct 03/Using the Census – California Genealogical Society Introduction to Genealogy monthly class – Free. https://tinyurl.com/y5zgcdoo

Oct 10/Genealogist D. Joshua Taylor Presents “What’s Your American Story?” – 2-Day Webinar Saturday Mornings October 10 and 17. This is Part 1.  www.cccgs.net

Oct 16/Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Pre-Conference www.wsgs.org

Oct 17/Genealogist D. Joshua Taylor Presents “What’s Your American Story?” – 2-Day Webinar Saturday Mornings October 10 and 17. This is Part 2.  www.cccgs.net

Oct 17 /Louisville Genealogical Online Family History Seminar featuring James M. Beidler https://kylgs.org/

Oct 17/Wisconsin State Genealogical Society Fall Seminar “Hopskotching from Origins to DNA”  www.wsgs.org

Nov 07/Vital Records (Birth, Marriage, and Death) – California Genealogical Society Introduction to Genealogy monthly class – Free. https://tinyurl.com/y5zgcdoo

Nov 28/Scottish ViC (Virtual Conference) Highland Research Day https://www.genealogyvic.com/ST-ANDREWS-DAY-ViC

Dec 05/Organizing Your Family History Work – California Genealogical Society Introduction to Genealogy monthly class – Free. https://tinyurl.com/y5zgcdoo

May 16, 2021/Professional Genealogist – Become one, become a better one! A four-week class. https://www.pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=941

Calls for Papers

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  • Submit by Aug 10 Midwestern Roots 2021, theme “”Immigration and Migration.”

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