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Speakers with expertise in various aspects of genealogy present programs of interest at monthly meetings. Workshops are taught by known lecturers, authors and researchers. , in the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library at 239 South Kalmia St, Escondido, CA 92025. Due to the new scheduling and room renting policies of the Escondido Public Library for 2017 our meeting schedule will be not as regular. The meetings are free and open to the public. Visitors are welcome to all meeting.     Map

January 7, 2017 updated "Redd-Hinrichs Project & creating a genealogy CD" by Denise & Rick Bova. Denise & Rick are members of EGS. Denise will talk about what we are doing with the genealogy material that was donated to EGS by the Hinrich family. Rick will present how he has created a CD for publishing a family genealogy using the Redd-Hinrich genealogy data. At the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library.    Map

February 25, 2017 Join us this weekend at our Annual Luncheon. 11 AM. Vinz Wine Bar 120 S Kalmia St, Escondido. Several EGS members will give presentations of ancestors/history. Always interesting! Share your ancestor stories. Enjoy the company of fellow family historians in historic downtown Escondido!     Map For more information, see Vinz Wine bar on Facebook or Vinz Wine bar.      Menu

April 1st Due to scheduling issues with the Escondido Public Library, our March meeting will be 1 week later on the first Saturday in April.

"More Than Name and Dates: A family history via involvement in Colonial local militia" by Steve Moseley. Steve is a EGS member who will show us a Massachusetts family that became heavily involved in Colonial and Revolutionary history through the local militia. At the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library.     Map

April 29, 2017 updated "Pensions and Bounty Lands" by Tom Johnston. Tom is an EGS member. At the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library.     Map

May 27, 2017 "Getting the Most from FamilySearch" by Lisa Medina. Lisa is an EGS member. At the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library.     Map

Summer Break

September 23, 2017 SHOW & TELL bring in some of your family treasures and tell us about them. Previously this has been a very interesting meeting. At the Turrentine Room of the Escondido Public Library.     Map

October 28, 2017 To Be Determined. Location to be determined.

November 25, 2017 Elections, Crafts, Books and Bake Sale, Roundtable discussion among members and guests. It is not too soon to start working on your special craft that the Society can sell. Come and bring a craft, food or book to sell to other and raise funds for the club. Location to be determined.      Slate of 2017 Officers: President, Barbara Wickham; Vice President, Stella O’Carroll; Secretary, Denise Bova; Treasurer, Barbara Raab

December 3, 2017
4 pm to ??
Christmas Potluck Party. Location to be determined. Please bring yourself, a family member, a friend, or another member along with a side dish or dessert to share that serves 12 people. Ham, drinks and table service will be provided. We will open the doors at 4:00 pm and serving dinner about 4:30pm. You can feel free to leave or linger as long as you like.    

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