Special Interest Groups

BIGS Members ONLY

 

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

Monday, February 18, 2019,  7:00 – 9:00 PM

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

(knock if it is locked)

Topic: Active problem solving and updates on research progress

Leaders:  Sue Elving and Mary Ferm

 

Irish Special Interest Group, quarterly, 1st Friday

Friday, March 1,  2019 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.

 

Skill Building, 2nd Friday of the month

Friday, March 8, 2019, 10:00 AM – Noon

Bainbridge Public Library,  Community Room

Topic: Members Share Favorite Resources

Members will share resources they have found useful that others may not know about, e.g., a geographically focused data base or website, a library or archive, a book, a magazine, a blog, or a newsletter. Please submit information such as the URL, book title/date/author to Sylvia Nelson at shn1@ix.netcom.com by March 5th so she can compile it to share as a handout. Members welcome to come whether or not you submit anything in advance. 

Facilitator:  Betty Wiese

 

Skill Building, 2nd Friday of the month

Friday, April 12, 2019, 10:00 AM – Noon

Bainbridge Public Library,  Community Room

Topic: Using City Directories 

Facilitator: Cathy Jones-Smith

 

Southern States, quarterly

Next meeting to be determined

Bainbridge Library, downstairs conference room

Topic: Covers Southern States Interests

Leader: Paula Schmidt