14 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] irish Interest Group Workshop, Sunday, September 29, 2019, 10:00 to 4:00 pm

                       

                        

    Researching your Irish roots? 
Interested in Celtic and British Isles history?





If the answer to either question is yes, then you won’t want to miss the next quarterly SCGS Irish Workshop on Sunday, September 29, 2019, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the SCGS Family Research Library in Burbank. 


Feel free to bring your laptop, tablet or another device to join in and do some researching of your own. There will be time allotted for help with your personal research at the end of the discussion.

There is no fee for participating and you do not need to be an SCGS member to attend. For more information click here. The library will be closed for general research.

Check out the SCGS Irish Online Research Sites page!


SCGS Irish Interest Group
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
5th Sunday of the Month

SCGS Family Research Library
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, California
www.scgsgenealogy.com
818.843.7247

[CA-SCGS] Nikkei Genealogical Society Meeting, Saturday, September 28, 2019, 1:00 to 3:00 pm.


The Nikkei Genealogy Society will meet at the SCGS Library on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 1-3 pm.


The Nikkei Genealogical Society (aka NikkeiGen) is a group that provides opportunities to collaborate, research, and network with others interested in discovering their Japanese roots. 


Contact Melinda Crawford at info@nikkeigenealogicalsociety.org


Our Mission
The Nikkei Genealogical Society's mission is to promote, encourage, and share Nikkei genealogy through education, research, and networking. 





Location of meeting:
Southern California Genealogy Society, 
417 Irving Dr, Burbank, CA 91504; 
818-843-7247
www.scgs@scgsgenealogy.com

09 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] British Isles Family History Society Interest Group Meets at FHL, Sunday, September 22, 2019, 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm







CGS British Isles Family History Society- USA Interest Group meets on the 4th Sunday of the month from 1:00 – 5:00 pm.

This month we meet at the Family History Library
in Santa Monica. 

The BIFHS- USA Interest Group promotes and encourages interest in family history, particularly relating to ancestry in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man. We educate and encourage others in British Isles family history through research assistance, a variety of resources and a community in order to facilitate the acquisition and exchange of family history research information.

Everyone with an interest is welcome to participate!


We alternate meetings at the Southern California Genealogical Society Library in Burbank (SCGS) and the Family History Library at 1591 E. Temple Way, Los Angeles, CA 90024 (FHL).



For further information contact the British Isles Group Leader Barb Randall at barbmran@aol.com.

Southern California Genealogical Society 
& Family Research Library
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, California
Cross street Glenoaks
818.843.7247

08 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] British Isles Family History Society Interest Group Meeting--Sunday, September 22, 2019, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm





SCGS British Isles Family History Society- USA Interest Group meets on the 4th Sunday of the month from 1:00 – 5:00 pm.

This month we meet at the Family History Library 
in Santa Monica

The BIFHS- USA Interest Group promotes and encourages interest in family history, particularly relating to ancestry in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man. We educate and encourage others in British Isles family history through research assistance, a variety of resources and a community in order to facilitate the acquisition and exchange of family history research information.

Everyone with an interest is welcome to participate!


We alternate meetings at the Southern California Genealogical Society Library in Burbank (SCGS) and the Family History Library at 1591 E. Temple Way, Los Angeles, CA 90024 (FHL).

Contact Barb Randall at barbmran@aol.com.

SCGS Library
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, CA 91504-2408
818.843.7247
www.scgsgenealogy.com
email: scgs@scgsgenealogy.com


06 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] German Interest Group Meeting, September 21, 2019, 1:00 to 3:00 pm

German Interest Group


Researching your family tree and finding new, exciting, and sometimes surprising family connections? The German Interest Group meets on the third Saturday of every month except December.

Join the SCGS German Interest Group at their next meeting to be held from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at the SCGS Family Research Library.


The goal of the SCGS German Interest Group is to provide a wide range of resources both inside and outside the SCGS Library to help trace German families. 

Questions? Contact us at germaninterest@scgsgenealogy.com
SCGS German Interest Group
Third Saturday of the month
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
The library will be open for research 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Southern California Genealogical Society 
& Family Research Library
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, California

Cross street Glenoaks
(818) 843-7247

www.scgsgenealogy.com 

05 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] Italian Interest Group Meeting, Saturday, September 21, 2019, 10:00 to 12:00 Noon.

The SCGS Italian Interest Group will hold its next meeting on Saturday, September 21, 2019, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the SCGS Library in Burbank.


Join the group as they kick off the new year and celebrate Italian heritage!

The SCGS Italian Interest Group meets six times per year and provides a forum for supporting genealogical research using both Italian and American records. The meetings have organized programs on specific topics, and also provide opportunities for networking and helping each other.   The group focuses primarily on sources, techniques, and methods of tracing Italian heritage, such as how to find and read Italian birth, marriage, and death records. We also learn about Italian history, which provides a context and background for our individual family histories. The group has something to offer everyone, from beginners to experts and the meetings are open to anyone interested in Italian genealogy.

For a complete list of the Italian Interest Group meeting dates, visit the SCGS Italian Interest Group Page on our website www.scgsgenealogy.com. 

To learn more about the Italian Interest Group, contact the group leader, Donald Coduto, via e‐mail at donald@coduto.com.


SCGS Italian Interest Group
10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Third Saturday of alternate months
SCGS Library
417 Irving Drive, Burbank
Cross street Glenoaks

04 September 2019

Call For Presentations: The 2020 Jamboree Extension Series (JES) Webinars


CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS


2020 JAMBOREE EXTENSION SERIES (JES) WEBINARS


The Southern California Genealogical Society (SCGS) announces its Call for Presentations for the JES Webinar program. This call does not include the Jamboree conference series, which has changed format and will return in 2021. JES Webinars draw attendees of all experience levels and from international locations. We encourage the submission of all levels of sessions. The JES Webinars presentations are 60 minutes in length with an additional 30 minutes maximum for questions.

Speakers are invited to submit up to 6 presentations. The JES Webinar Committee, at the sole discretion, may select none, some, or all of the presentations submitted by any speaker.

The JES Webinar Speaker Compensation: $100 honorarium per presentation. Click Call for Presentations Checklist to see the requirements.

Presentations will only be accepted through the online portal Sunday, September 1, 2019 and closes 11:59 PM, Tuesday, October 1, 2019 with no exceptions or extensions. Only complete submissions will be considered.
Questions, inquiries or submissions may be emailed to webinar@scgsgenealogy.com with the subject line: Call for Presentations [your last name].

We look forward to the possibility of including you on the 2020 Southern California Genealogical Society JES Webinar schedule.

Begin your submission now by clicking the button below. You may return to your application and make changes any time before the closing date.

02 September 2019

[CA-SCGS] The Southern California Genealogy Society Wishes You a Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day

 

from the Southern California 
Genealogy Society & Library
Southern California Genealogy Society and Library
417 Irving Dr.
Burbank, CA 91504
818.843.7247