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Tuesday, December 7
Adoption & Missing Kin Special Interest Group Meeting  (Adoption & Missing Kin SIG)
9:30 am
Online ZOOM Meeting
Anne Berg and Marcella Zorn, Coordinators
 
SIG members will receive an e-mail.
Others please contact the coordinator, through the SIG web page, for the link to this meeting


Wednesday, December 8
Irish Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Irish SIG)
10:00 am to 11:50 am
Osceola Room @ Chula Vista Recreation Center
Program:  The November 2021 ediition of the Irish Research Guide on CD will be available. The changes in this edition will be the focus of our meeting.
 
Coordinator:  Tom Voyles
 


Thursday, December 9
German Genealogy SIG Meeting  (German SIG)
9:30 am
ZOOM MEETING
Dianne Fedderson & Steven Buhrow, coordinators
 
An email containing the Zoom link & info will be emailed to SIG members prior to the meeting date.
 


Friday, December 10
Genetic Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Genetic Genealogy SIG)
10:00 am to 11:50 am
ZOOM MEETING
Sherry Bean and Diann LaRosa, coordinators
Topic:  TBA
 
SIG members will receive an email.
Contact the coordinator, through their SIG web page, for the link to this meeting.


Monday, December 13
Italian Special Interest Group Meeting  (Italian SIG)
1:00 pm
Atlanta Room in Savannah Center
Coordinators: Laura Wright & Paul Coia
 
 
 


Tech Tips for Genealogists
Monday, December 13
Tech Tips for Genealogists  (Live Webinar)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
LIVE WEBINAR
 
Guest Speaker:  Patricia Lee Hobbs, CG
 
Description: Understanding some basic computer tips as well as easy-to-use programs can enhance a genealogist's communication and productivity. This presentation will cover basic computer tips, including copying and pasting content from one program to another, keyboard shortcuts, creating PDFs, and importing/exporting GEDCOM files. Also covered: image capture tools, text expanders, drawing software, and Zotero.
 
Presenter Info: Patricia Lee Hobbs, CG, is an instructor and professional genealogist specializing in several geographical regions as well as in identifying distant ancestry with DNA and documentary services.
 
Please register for this webinar at:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
 


Tuesday, December 14
Preserving Family History SIG Meeting  (Preserving Family History SIG)
2:30 pm to 4:20 pm
Destin Room at the Seabreeze Recreation Center
Nancy Schultz and Sharol Lewin, Coordinators


Wednesday, December 15
Mid-Atlantic States SIG Meeting  (Mid-Atlantic States SIG)
Defender Room at the Lake Miona Rec. Center
MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELED.
 


Thursday, December 16
New England Genealogy SIG Meeting  (New England SIG)
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
ZOOM MEETING
Coordinator:  Christine Courtwright
 
Contact the coordinator, through their SIG web page, for the link to this meeting.  


Organize Like an Archivist
Thursday, December 16
Organize Like an Archivist  (FSGS Webinars)
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
LIVE WEBINAR
Webinar Abstract: Organizing genealogy research is essential to preserve your hard work. This presentation helps you put your family history research in order. Learn simple and effective strategies to organize and link your digital files and paper records, using the same principles as professional archivists. No need for color codes, numbering systems, or other complicated schemes with this archives-based system. And when your records are organized, you can spend more time on research.
 
Presenter: Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS. After a long professional career in academic archives and genealogy libraries, Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS, is now a genealogy educator, researcher, and writer. She specializes in U.S. and European research, and provides expert guidance on information management and research skills. Nancy has appeared on PBS's American Experience, at NGS, RootsTech, and numerous genealogy conferences and webinars in the U.S., Canada, and Australia.
 
Registration required. Visit FSGS for Registration Link.


Friday, December 17
Scandinavian Genealogy SIG Meeting  (Scandinavian SIG)
10:00 am to 11:50 am
Ken Bowgren & Per Andersson, Co-coordinators
 


Monday, December 20
Best Practices SIG Meeting  (Best Practices SIG)
1:00 pm
Online Zoom Meeting
Annette Burke-Lyttle and Pat Adams, Co-coordinators
Topic: "Wrap-Up discussion and 2022 planning"
 
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, January 10, 2022
Italian Special Interest Group Meeting  (Italian SIG)
1:00 pm
Atlanta Room in Savannah Center
Coordinators: Laura Wright & Paul Coia
 
 
 


Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Midwest SIG Meeting  (Midwest SIG)
2:00 pm to 3:50 pm
ZOOM MEETING or possibly at Seabreeze
 
Topic:  Historical events that happened in YOUR chosen Midwest area of interest and research.
 
Coordinators:  Dona Black & Lynn Hall
 



Monday, February 14, 2022
Italian Special Interest Group Meeting  (Italian SIG)
1:00 pm
Atlanta Room in Savannah Center
Coordinators: Laura Wright & Paul Coia
 
 
 


Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Midwest SIG Meeting  (Midwest SIG)
2:00 pm to 3:50 pm
ZOOM MEETING or possibly at Seabreeze
 
Topic:  How military units were formed locally in past conflicts
 
Coordinators:  Dona Black & Lynn Hall