Monthly programs will be held
virtually until further notice
on the third Friday of the month from 10 AM – noon.
Friday, September 18, 2020 10:00 – 12:00
Presentation by profesional genealogist Pam Vestal via Zoom
Finding What You Need and Making the Most of What You Find
Tools for locating overlooked records, finding evidence of name changes, and more.
Please join our Zoom Program
Meeting ID: 844 5052 6429
Friday, October 16, 2020 10:00 – 12:00
Presentation via Zoom by internationally known genealogist
Privacy, DNA, and Genealogy –
Handling the Double-Edged Sword
BIGS Special Interest Group Meetings
BIGS Members Only
1st Friday of the month
Friday, September 4, 2020 10:00 – 12:00
Virtual Zoom Meeting
Facilitators: Judith Rogerson and Betty Wiese
Betty will send the Zoom instructions to BIGS members closer to the meeting date.
1) A discussion about English wills.
2) Talking about the 1939 English Register
3) Individual discussions of other things of interest to our group.
2nd Friday of the month. Zoom meetings
Zoom link information will be sent to all members by email
Friday, September 11, 2020. 10:00-12:00
Member sharing: successes, roadblocks, tips/tricks,
brainstorming help for each other
Facilitator: Betty Wiese
Consider sharing your written problem statement/query in advance of the meeting by contacting Betty.
Friday, October 9, 2020 10:00-12:00
Google Earth Pro for Genealogy
Facilitator: Joleen Aitchison
How to use Google Earth Pro to further research and place ancestors in context of place and time.
Thursday, September 24, 2020 1:00 PM
Facilitator: Andrea Hoskins
Local Genealogical Events
Online Genealogy Q&A
Now, any member of the public can request an online session to get answers to their genealogy questions. One of our Q&A team members will respond to that request by setting up an online chat session to discuss your situation and get you on a path to the answers you seek.
So, if you are new to genealogy, now is the perfect time and this is the perfect way to begin researching your family history. We can show you the easiest and fastest ways to get started. And, if you have some genealogy experience, we can provide the help you need to get your research to the next level.
All you need to do is register.
So, click on this link On-line Request Form and request an Online Genealogy Q&A meeting. We think you will enjoy the process, meet some fellow family history researchers, and learn some worthwhile new things to boot.
No membership necessary. All levels of experience welcome.
Request a meeting today!