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January 7, 2019 7 PM - 9 PM

IRISH SIG (SINGLE INTEREST GROUP)

PLACE: Central Rappahannock Regional Library - Salem Church Branch - Rooms 3 & 4
2607 Salem Church Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Phone: (540) 372-1144

Our topic this month will be "Looking at Census Records" . The group leader is Trish Little Taylor, Librarian/Genealogist, who specializes in Irish Genealogy. If there is time, there will be a discussion period, so if you are hitting a brick wall or need help with something specific, bring your questions along.

For information, please email moc.liamg|avsgrf#moc.liamg|avsgrf


Saturday, January 19, 2019 1 PM - 3 PM

Monthly Membership Meeting

PLACE: Central Rappahannock Regional Library - Salem Church Branch
2607 Salem Church Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Phone: (540) 372-1144

SPEAKERS: Ray Maki supported by Julie Cabitto
TOPIC: "WHAT'S NEW AND WHAT'S FUN AT FAMILY SEARCH"

Our meeting will begin with a one-hour brick wall session at 1 pm, then a short business meeting, followed by Our topic: “What’s New and What’s Fun at Family Search”; presented by Ray Maki, who will be supported by Julie Cabitto. Both are long time members of the Fredericksburg Regional Genealogical Society and seasoned speakers. If there is time remaining, follow-up discussions will take place. If you are not familiar with the Family Search Website or you just want to pick up some tips and tricks, don’t miss this presentation.

Bring a friend and money for yearly Dues, which are now due. You may also make a payment on the Membership Page of the Website, using PayPal or a Credit Card. If you would like to join, check out our website at vafrgs.org. For other information or questions, please email moc.liamg|avsgrf#moc.liamg|avsgrf


MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

IRISH SIG

Place: Central Rappahannock Regional Library - Salem Church Branch
2607 Salem Church Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Phone: (540) 372-1144

TOPIC: TO BE ANNOUNCED

For information, please email moc.liamg|avsgrf#moc.liamg|avsgrf


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

MONTHLY MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Place: Central Rappahannock Regional Library - Salem Church Branch
2607 Salem Church Rd, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 Phone: (540) 372-1144

SPEAKER: TO BE ANNOUNCED
TOPIC: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Please note, this is a Saturday afternoon meeting, a change from our usual Wednesday night meetings. We will resume our Wednesday Meetings in March.

For information, please email moc.liamg|avsgrf#moc.liamg|avsgrf


FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: 804-692-3001

BEGINNER GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
Finding Your Family History: An Introduction to Genealogical Research

Place: Conference Rooms
Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)
Preregistration required: [http://findingyourfamhistory.eventbrite.com]

Are you interested in exploring your family tree, but don’t know where to begin? Join Library staff members Ginny Dunn (archives and library reference services manager) and Nathan Verilla (reference archivist) to learn about basic research strategies, useful websites, and helpful resources found at the Library. No experience necessary. Plan to arrive early to sign up for a Library of Virginia card at the circulation desk before the workshop begins. For more information, contact vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa#vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa or 804.692.3001.


FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: 804-692-3001

INTERMEDIATE GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
How to Trace Your Virginia Roots

Place: Conference Rooms
Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)
Preregistration required: [http://howtotraceyourvaroots-may.eventbrite.com]

Library of Virginia reference archivists Dawn Tinnell and Bill Bynum introduce you to the types of records in the Library's collections and help you get started with your Virginia-based genealogical research. Plan to arrive early to sign up for a Library of Virginia card at the circulation desk before the workshop begins. For more information, contact vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa#vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa or 804.692.3001.


FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: 804-692-3001

INTERMEDIATE GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
Out of the Shadows: Little-Known Records for Virginia Genealogy

Place: Conference Rooms
Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)
Preregistration required: [http://littleknownrecs2019.eventbrite.com]
Library of Virginia archivists Tom Crew and Jennifer Huff will discuss a variety of records that are often overlooked when doing family history research, such as Virginia penitentiary records, Prohibition Commission records, state mental hospital records, court order books, business records, and militia commission records. For more information, contact vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa#vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa or 804.692.3001.


FRIDAY, JULY 12, 2019 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: 804-692-3001

AFRICAN AMERICAN GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
African American Research at the Library of Virginia: Genealogy to 1870

Place: Conference Rooms
Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)
Preregistration required: [http://africanamericangenealogy2019.eventbrite.com]

Explore the methods and resources for African American genealogy prior to the end of the Civil War. Library of Virginia reference archivist Cara Griggs presents ways to determine whether an individual was enslaved or free and what types of records will be useful for further research. Learn about the Library's collections including cohabitation registers, free Negro registers, lists, wills, deeds, and tax records as well as selected federal records that can be accessed through databases. For more information, contact vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa#vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa or 804.692.3001.


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019 | 9:30 AM–12:30 PM

Library of Virginia
800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219 Phone: 804-692-3001

INTERMEDIATE GENEALOGY WORKSHOP
How to Trace Your Virginia Roots

Place: Conference Rooms
Cost: $25 ($20 for Semper Virginia Society members)
Preregistration required: [http://howtotraceyourvaroots-nov.eventbrite.com]
Library of Virginia reference archivists Amanda Morrell and Jennifer Huff and reference services librarian Zach Vickery introduce you to the types of records in the Library's collections and help you get started with your Virginia-based genealogical research. Plan to arrive early to sign up for a Library of Virginia card at the circulation desk before the workshop begins. For more information, contact vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa#vog.ainigriv.avl|yemar.yelhsa or 804.692.3001.


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