March 19 — Hands-On Genealogy Workshop. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Northwest Branch at Scotts Crossing Library, 2489 Perry Boulevard, Atlanta, GA)
19 March 2016, 1:30pm, Coweta County Genealogical Society
8 Carmichael Street Newnan, GA,
Carolyn Turner will be presenting a program with a Civil War Traveling Trunk. This trunk contains items that depict life as a civilian, life in the hospital, and life as a soldier during The Civil War era. The society is open for research from10am-4pm Wednesdays through Fridays, and the first and fourth Saturdays each month. Public meetings are held at the research library on the third Saturday of March, June, September and December, beginning at 1:30pm.
18 March 2016, Athens Clarke County Library, Multipurpose room C, 2025 Baxter Street, Athens, 3PM-4PM– WEBINAR LIVE VIEWING – Researching Black Ancestry in a White World – Learn how to find African American family members in the pre-1870 United States. Utilize the tools and techniques that will help you identify and find resources to lead you to a family. Presenter: J. Mark Lowe. Presented by the North Carolina Genealogy Society.
Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St. Athens, 2nd Floor Computer Training Lab
Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 6:00pm
This class will introduce basic methods for learning the story of your ancestor’s journey to the United States. After a brief overview of the history of immigration, we’ll discuss how to find and use the records that will allow you to trace your ancestor’s arrival.
The class is limited to 12 participants and registration is required. Please click here to reserve your spot.
16 March 2016, Gwinnett Genealogy Study Group, LDS Church, 3355 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, 10 am – Topic: Genealogy and Social Media.
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Andi Willis, Home & Photo Organizing Expert, will present “Preserving Your Family History: It’s Your Story to Tell.” Join them for their monthly meeting on the second Monday each month. Visit their website for more information. www.cggs.org Guests are welcome. Info 987-7260