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Saturday, October 20
Tampa Hillsborough Public Library Family History Festival  (George G. Morgan & Drew Smith)
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, Florida
The Friends of the John F. Germany Library in downtown Tampa present their annual Family History Festival, a full day of activities for everyone interested in pursuing their family history. The entire event is free to the public. 
 
There will be a number of presentations given (tentative topic names):
  • Introduction to and Basic Genealogy (Janet Bergeron)
  • The Florida History and Genealogy Library's City Directories Collection and How to Use It (Janet Bergeron)
  • Introduction to GEDmatch (Drew Smith)
  • DNA Question & Answer Session (Drew Smith)
  • The Vast Resources of MyHeritage.com and How to Use Them from Home (George G. Morgan)
Tours of the Florida History and Genealogy Library in its beautiful new space on the 4th Floor will be conducted. It is one of the foremost genealogy colletions in the Southeastern US. Representatives from local genealogical, historical, heritage, and lineage societies will have information tables and representatives to answer your questions. A vintage photo both will be operating, and there will be prize drawings held. A light lunch will be provided for free.
 
You don't want to miss this great annual event!


Saturday, October 27
Wilson-Cobb History and Genealogy Library  (George G. Morgan)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Roswell Museum & Art Center, 100 W. 11th Street, Roswell, New Mexico
 
The Roswell Genealogical Society and the Wilson-Cobb History and Genealogy Library will present George G. Morgan in an all-day genealogy program. He will present the following lectures:
  • Principles of Effective Evidence Analysis
  • Push and Pull: The Reasons for Migration
  • Bring ‘Em Back to Life: Developing an Ancestor Profile
  • Alternate Records You May Have Never Considered


Saturday, October 27
Arthenia L. Joyner University Area Community Library  (Drew Smith)
10:30 am to 11:30 am
13619 N 22nd St, Tampa, FL 33613
  • Before You Test: DNA Basics You Need to Know



Saturday, November 10
Italian Genealogy Group Webinar  (George G. Morgan)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Genealogy Group, Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Avenue, Bethpage, NY
  • How to Get the Most Out of Ancestry.com


Saturday, November 10
Imperial Polk Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
1:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Lakeland, 3140 Troy Ave, Lakeland, FL
  • Before You Test: DNA Basics You Need to Know


Monday, November 19
OTOW Genealogy Society and Master the Possibilities  (Drew Smith)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Ocala, FL
  • Before You Test: DNA Basics You Need to Know


Tuesday, November 20
South Bay Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
1:00 pm
United Methodist Church, 1210 W Del Webb Blvd, Sun City Center, FL
  • Before You Test: DNA Basics You Need to Know



Saturday, December 8
Alachua County Public Library Genealogy Presentation  (George G. Morgan & Drew Smith)
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Alachua County Library District - Headquarters Library - Gainesville, Florida
  • Disect Obituaries for New Clues (Morgan)
  • Crowdsourcing Your Brick Walls (Smith)


Thursday, December 13
Halifax Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
  • Finding Cousins and Ancestors Using AncestryDNA



Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Manatee Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
10:00 am to 12:30 pm
Manatee County Downtown Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Boulevard West, Bradenton, FL
 
Topic to be determined


Tuesday, January 15, 2019
South Bay Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
United Methodist Church, 1210 W Del Webb Blvd, Sun City Center, Florida
  • Finding Cousins and Ancestors Using AncestryDNA


Thursday, January 17, 2019
Lee County Genealogical Society  (George G. Morgan)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Cypress Lake Presbyterian Church, 8260 Cypress Lake Drive, Fort Myers, Florida
 
  • Stereographs and Postcards: Another View of Our Ancestors’ Lives


Saturday, January 19, 2019
Lee County Public Library Genealogy Program  (George G. Morgan)
9:30 am to 12:15 pm
Fort Myers Regional Library, 1651 Lee Street, Rooms ABC, Fort Myers, Florida
  • Principles of Effective Research Analysis 9:30-10:45
  • New Ways to Research Our Roots 11:00-12:15
The event will be held in Fort Myers Regional Library, in the South Building at 1651 Lee Street in downtown Fort Myers, and in Meeting Rooms ABC. The free patron paking lot is located in the South complex, a one block walk to the library.



Saturday, February 2, 2019 through Saturday, February 9, 2019
The Villages Genealogical Society Caribbean Cruise 2019  (George G. Morgan & Drew Smith)
Norwegian Cruise Line's
 
The Villages Genealogical Society has scheduled a Caribbean Cruise on February 2nd to 9th, 2019, on the Norwegian Cruise Line's Epic, departing from and returning to Port Canaveral, Florida. It will sail to the ports of Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas), Falmouth (Jamaica), George Town, Grand Cayman (Cayman Islands), and Cozumel, Mexico.
 
The speakers include: Blaine Bettinger, Ph. D., J.D.; George G. Morgan; Drew Smith; and C. Ann Staley. Each presenter will give three (3) lectures and will spend lots of time with the cruisers. 
 
Full details are available at https://vgsfl.org/cpage.php?pt=167.


Saturday, February 16, 2019
Pinellas Genealogy Society  (George G. Morgan)
11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Largo Public Library, 120 Central Park Dr, Largo, Florida
  • Topic to be anounced.


Monday, February 18, 2019
OTOW Genealogy Club and Master the Possibilities  (Drew Smith)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Ocala, FL
  • Finding Cousins and Ancestors Using AncestryDNA



Saturday, March 16, 2019
Sussex County Delaware Genealogical Society Webinar  (George G. Morgan)
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Lewes Public Library, 111 Adams Avenue, Lewes, Delaware
  • Breaking Down Brick Walls



Tuesday, April 16, 2019
South Bay Genealogical Society  (Drew Smith)
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
United Methodist Church, 1210 W Del Webb Blvd, Sun City Center, Florida
  •  Introduction to Using GEDmatch



Wednesday, May 1, 2019 through Saturday, May 4, 2019
2019 Ohio Genealogical Society Conference  (George G. Morgan)
Great Wolf Lodge, Mason, Ohio
  • How to Use RootsMagic WebHints and TreeShare (2-hour workshop)
  • How to Use MyHeritage and Its Vast International Resources
  • Using Multiple Databases in Tandem to Solve Problems
More information will be available at the OGS Conference website at https://www.ogsconference.org



Saturday, June 1, 2019
Florida Genealogical Society of Tampa  (George G. Morgan)
11:15 am to 12:30 pm
John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, Florida (Auditorium)
  • Planning a Very Successful Genealogical Research Trip