Special Interest Groups

BIGS Members ONLY

 

Skill Building, 2nd Friday of the month

Friday, November 9, 2018,  10:00 AM – Noon

Bainbridge Public Library

Topic: Church Records in the Colonies and Early Republic

       Interested in learning about how church records can help in your research?                     Bring your laptop, share your knowledge, and build your skills!

Presenters: Joleen Aitchison, Sue Elfving, Andy Hoskins,                                                                        Christa Little and Kathy Penn.

 

Evening Discussion Group (EDG), 3rd Monday of the month

Monday, November 19, 2018,  7:00 – 9:00 PM

HomeStreet Bank Conference Room 1st Floor on the east side, 921 Hildebrand Ln

Topic: Active problem solving and updates on research progress

Leaders:  Sue Elving and Mary Ferm

 

Great Britain Special Interest Group, twice per quarter

 Friday, November 2, 2018, 10am – Noon

 LDS Church, 8677 Madison Avenue NE

 Topic: Covers England, Scotland, and Wales

 Facilitator: Joleen Aitchison

 

Irish Special Interest Group, quarterly, 1st Friday

Friday, December 7,  10 AM – Noon

LDS Church, 8677 Madison Avenue NE

Topic: Learning from each other and active problem solving on all things Irish

Facilitator: This is a self-lead group where members come to share discoveries and questions.

 

New England Mid-Atlantic, quarterly

Next meeting to be determined – Watch this space!

Bainbridge Library, downstairs

Topic: Covers Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, NY, NJ, Pennsylvania and sometimes Delaware and Maryland.

Leader: Mary Ferm

 

Southern States, quarterly

Next meeting to be determined – Watch this space!

Location changed to HomeStreet Bank conference room, 921 Hildebrand Ln

Topic: Covers Southern States Interests

Leader: Paula Schmidt