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Thursday, October 26
LCGS RootsMagic Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
For LCGS Members. Call Carol for more information: 239-246-5185.


Thursday, October 26
LCGS Resource Room Open to Members  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
LCGS Resource Room will be open to members on the 4th Thursday afternoon from January through October. Check out our library, ask a question, find a quiet place to work on your family research.



Wednesday, November 1
LCGS Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
For LCGS members using the genealogy software program Family Tree Maker.


Thursday, November 2
LCGS Twigs Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
An information discussion group for LCGS members. Call Carolyn for more information at 239-549-9625.


Saturday, November 4
Central Florida Genealogical Society's 21st Annual Family History Conference  (Conferences-Seminars)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Olympia High Sschool, 4301 S. Apopka Vineland Road, Orlando, Florida
One of the largest family history conferences on the East Coast of the United States, this regional event brings world-class speakers from all over the country to help you find your family’s history!
 
Keynote Speaker this year features Crista Cowan, Corporate Genealogist at Ancestry.com. We are delighted to have Crista join us as she hosts multiple classes on how to effectively use Ancestry.com as well as talking about her nationally famous weekly YouTube show, “The Barefoot Genealogist.”.
 
Ten classes run simultaneously all day. New this year is the opportunity to sign up for one-on-one 15-minute sessions with the experts
 
The admission fee is $35.00 per person and includes the conference notebook. Lunch and the conference CD will be available for an additional fee. Please note that there can be no refunds due to our contractual agreements with vendors. The event is free for students aged 18 years old or younger!. At the door, we will accept cash, checks, MasterCard, and Visa.
 
More information available at:  http://familyhistoryconference.org/.


Monday, November 6
LCGS Resource Room Open for Members  (LCGS Activities)
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
LCGS Resource Room will be open to members on the first Monday of each month. Check out our library, ask a question, find a quiet place to work on your family research.


Monday, November 6
Lakewood Ranch Genealogical Society Membership Meeting  (Other Genealogy Societies)
7:00 pm
Lakewood Ranch Town Hall, Salon C, Lakewood Ranch, Florida
Program speaker will be the club founder and professional genealogist, Donna Moughty.  Donna will present "Finding Women."


Tuesday, November 7
LCGS Writers Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
For LCGS members.  Call Vickie for more information at 239-437-5737.


Wednesday, November 8
Daughters of the American Revolution: Introduction and Application Process  (FMY Regional Library Workshops)
9:30 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, South Building Meeting Rooms A-D, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers
This seminar will introduce the organization, community service activities, and qualifications. While not required, participants may go to the lower left on home page of www.dar.org to fill out a M<embership Interest Form. In the comment section, indicate attendance at this meeting. A local DAR member will contact you for information to expedite finding your Revolutionary War patriot and the application process.
 
All programs are free and open to the public.  Advance Registration is required.  Patrons may register for the classes using one of the following methods:
  1. Telephone:  Call 479-4636 and select the option for registering for programs.
  2. Telephone:  Call Bryan l. Mulcahy at 533-4626 and leave your contact information.
  3. E-Mail: Contact Bryan L. Mulcahy at bmulcahy@leegov.com.


Thursday, November 9
Bonita Springs Genealogy Club Monthly Meeting  (Bonita Springs Genealogy Club)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bonita Springs Public Library, 26876 Pine Avenue, Bonita Springs


Friday, November 10
LCGS English Roots Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
For LCGS members researching ancestors in England. Call Bev for more information at 239-599-4408.


Monday, November 13
LCGS Board of Directors Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers


Tuesday, November 14
Jewish Genealogy SIG of Lee & Charlotte Counties  (Other Genealogy Societies)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Jewish Federation Office, 9701 Commerce Center Court, Fort Myers, Florida
Group meets every 2nd Thursday of each month year round.
 
For more information please contact Arthur Sissman at genresearch13@yahoo.com


Tuesday, November 14
LCGS Irish Roots Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
For LCGS members researching ancestors in Ireland. For more information call Gary at 239-560-5196.


Tuesday, November 14
Genealogy Society of Collier County Membership Meeting   (Other Genealogy Societies)
6:30 pm
Faith Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall 4150 Goodlette Road, Naples, Florida
“Shooting your Ancestor- How a Revolutionary gun produced a Family Tree” presented by Michael Garey, GSCC Member. The story of patriot Timothy Howe and his family’s involvement in the Revolutionary War.
 
We meet on the second Tuesday each month, except July, August and September. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Meeting begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. Parking and Hall entrance in back of the church. Guests are welcome at our meetings. Please sign in as a guest when you arrive.


Thursday, November 16
LCGS Monthly Membership Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cypress Lake Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 8260 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL
Program: "Baltimore to San Juan ... San Juan to Seville!" Tracing your 'Old' New Immigrant Ancestors by Dr. Paul Rivera.


Friday, November 17 through Saturday, November 18
2017 Fall Virtual Conference  (Conferences-Seminars)
Via GoToMeeting
Join the Florida State Genealogical Society for our Fall Virtual Conference – a way to renew your genealogy research skills without having to leave home. The conference will be presented via GoToWebinar. Attendees will be able to attend the “live” presentation or listen to the recorded video, which will be available to registered attendees only, for a period of 3 weeks after the conference.
 
#1 Three Powerful Ways to Find Your Best DNA Matches with Diahan Southard
#2 Using Tax Records for Genealogical Problem Solving with Michael D. Lacopo, DVM, 
#3 Funeral Homes and Family History: They're Dying to Meet You with Daniel A. Earl
#4 Too Many Marys: Solving Identity and Same Name Conundrums with Jill Morelli, CG,
#5 School Daze - Finding and Using School Records to Trace Our Ancestors with Peggy Lauritzen, AG
#6 A Nose for News: Sniffing Out Stories in Newspapers with Mary Roddy
#7 An Outsider's Look Inside AncestryDNA with Diahan Southard
#8 Genealogy and GIS: A Beginner's How-To with Jennifer Alford, PE, PTOE
 
Handouts and Archive Access - Virtual Conference handouts will be available for download by paid registrants only.

*Archive access will be available to paid registrants for 3 weeks after the end of the Virtual Conference.
 
FSGS Member - $54.95
Non-FSGS Member - $59.95
Join and Conference Registration - $79.95


Friday, November 17
Martin County Genealogy Society Monthly Meeting  (Other Genealogy Societies)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
John F and Rita M Armstrong Wing at the Blake Library, Stuart, Florida
Program: "Genelaogical Proof for the Everyday Genealogist" by Annette Burke Lyttle.


Saturday, November 18
German Genealogical Research Seminar  (FMY Regional Library Workshops)
9:30 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, South Building Meeting Rooms A-B, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers
Speaker: Joanne Ryder, Past President of the Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Society and member of the Charlotte County Genealogical Society will present two programs for German Genealogy Research.
 
Program One:  German Civil Registration -- The Next Best Records
Program Two:  A Chronicle -- History, Culture and the Genealogical Records
 
All programs are free and open to the public.  Advance Registration is required.  Patrons may register for the classes using one of the following methods:
  1. Telephone:  Call 479-4636 and select the option for registering for programs.
  2. Telephone:  Call Bryan l. Mulcahy at 533-4626 and leave your contact information.
  3. E-Mail: Contact Bryan L. Mulcahy at bmulcahy@leegov.com.



Sunday, December 3 through Saturday, December 9
33rd Annual Salt Lake Christmas Tour  (Genealogy Trips)
Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
Professionally Assisted Research at the Family History Library. For more information visit: SaltLakeChristmasTour.com
 


Monday, December 4
LCGS Resource Room Open for Members  (LCGS Activities)
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
LCGS Resource Room will be open to members on the first Monday of each month. Check out our library, ask a question, find a quiet place to work on your family research.


Monday, December 4
Lakewood Ranch Genealogical Society Membership Meeting  (Other Genealogy Societies)
7:00 pm
Lakewood Ranch Town Hall, Salon C, Lakewood Ranch, Florida


Tuesday, December 5
LCGS Writers Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
For LCGS members.  Call Vickie for more information at 239-437-5737.


Wednesday, December 6
LCGS Family Tree Maker Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
For LCGS members using the genealogy software program Family Tree Maker.


Thursday, December 7
LCGS Twigs Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers
An information discussion group for LCGS members. Call Carolyn for more information at 239-549-9625.


Friday, December 8
LCGS English Roots Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers
For LCGS members researching ancestors in England. Call Bev for more information at 239-599-4408.


Saturday, December 9
Writing Your Family History  (FMY Regional Library Workshops)
9:30 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, South Building Meeting Rooms A-B, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers
Speaker: Vickie Greenlee
Greenlee, Chairperson, Lee County Genealogical Society, Writers Group
 
Writing a family history can seem to be an intimidating experience.  This seminar is designed to make the process simple and enjoyable.
 
All programs are free and open to the public.  Advance Registration is required.  Patrons may register for the classes using one of the following methods:
  1. Telephone:  Call 479-4636 and select the option for registering for programs.
  2. Telephone:  Call Bryan l. Mulcahy at 533-4626 and leave your contact information.
  3. E-Mail: Contact Bryan L. Mulcahy at bmulcahy@leegov.com.


Tuesday, December 12
Jewish Genealogy SIG of Lee & Charlotte Counties  (Other Genealogy Societies)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Jewish Federation Office, 9701 Commerce Center Court, Fort Myers, Florida
Group meets every 2nd Thursday of each month year round.
 
For more information please contact Arthur Sissman at genresearch13@yahoo.com


Tuesday, December 12
LCGS Irish Roots Special Interest Group  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
For LCGS members researching ancestors in Ireland. For more information call Gary at 239-560-5196.


Tuesday, December 12
Genealogy Society of Collier County Membership Meeting   (Other Genealogy Societies)
6:30 pm
Faith Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall 4150 Goodlette Road, Naples, Florida
“Christmas through the Ages” presented by Joan Cordes-Nay, GSCC Member.
Annual Meeting, Election of Officers and Holiday Celebration
 
We meet on the second Tuesday each month, except July, August and September. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Meeting begins promptly at 7:00 p.m. Parking and Hall entrance in back of the church. Guests are welcome at our meetings. Please sign in as a guest when you arrive.


Thursday, December 14
Bonita Springs Genealogy Club Monthly Meeting  (Bonita Springs Genealogy Club)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bonita Springs Public Library, 26876 Pine Avenue, Bonita Springs


Monday, December 18
LCGS Board of Directors Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers


Thursday, December 21
LCGS Monthly Membership Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
Cypress Lake Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 8260 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL
Program:  Memories of Christmas Past - the Sequel!



Thursday, January 11, 2018
Bonita Springs Genealogy Club Monthly Meeting  (Bonita Springs Genealogy Club)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Bonita Springs Public Library, 26876 Pine Avenue, Bonita Springs


Saturday, January 13, 2018
Heritage Quest Database Demonstration  (FMY Regional Library Workshops)
9:30 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, South Building Meeting Rooms A-B, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers
Speaker:  Bryan Mulcahy, Reference Librarian, Fort Myers Regional Library.
 
This seminar will feature a live demonstration of all the new research features available since Ancestry added Heritage Quest to their family of databases.
 
All programs are free and open to the public.  Advance Registration is required.  Patrons may register for the classes using one of the following methods:
  1. Telephone:  Call 479-4636 and select the option for registering for programs.
  2. Telephone:  Call Bryan l. Mulcahy at 533-4626 and leave your contact information.
  3. E-Mail: Contact Bryan L. Mulcahy at bmulcahy@leegov.com.


Monday, January 15, 2018
LCGS Board of Directors Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LCGS Resource Room, Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home, 1600 Colonial Blvd, Fort Myers


Thursday, January 18, 2018
LCGS Monthly Membership Meeting  (LCGS Activities)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cypress Lake Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 8260 Cypress Lake Dr, Fort Myers, FL
Program: “Principles of Effective Evidence Analysis" with George G. Morgan.
 
Mr. Morgan is president of Aha! Seminars and half of "The Genealogy Guys Podcast".


Saturday, January 20, 2018
Women and Western Migration: We Would Have Shot Them  (FMY Regional Library Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, South Building Meeting Rooms A&B, 1651 Lee Street, Fort Myers, Florida
Speaker:  Gina Hamister – Western Reserve Historical Society, New England Historical Genealogical Register Board of Directors
 
Women played a significant yet hidden role in western migration.  This lecture will cover the real truth about what life was like as our ancestors migrated westward.  Unlike the televised versions about westward migration the real facts will be discussed that impacted their daily lives and life decisions.
 
All programs are free and open to the public.  Advance Registration is required.  Patrons may register for the classes using one of the following methods:
  1. Telephone:  Call 479-4636 and select the option for registering for programs.
  2. Telephone:  Call Bryan l. Mulcahy at 533-4626 and leave your contact information.
  3. E-Mail: Contact Bryan L. Mulcahy at bmulcahy@leegov.com.