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Computer Genealogy SIG

KINSEEKERS SCHEDULE

Regular meetings at the Leesburg Public Library, Meeting Room A, 100 West Main St., in Downtown Leesburg

Schedule of Future Programs and Events 2016-2017:



23 January 2016 Leesburg Public Library Special Event 10 AM to 1 PM   

FAMILY HISTORY FAIR- Kids can enjoy family tree-themed crafts and activities, and the photobooth and birthday newspaper lookups are open to all ages at this free event. Genealogy and preservation sessions will include DIY photo scanning, organizing and editing digital photos, and exploring websites such as Dead Fred and Historypin. Chat with local history and lineage societies.


25 January 2016 NOTE DATE CHANGE, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: SANDRA MORSS MACIEJEWSKI, PRESIDENT KINSEEKERS, will present: "ROOTSMAGIC 7 and familysearch.org"


15 February 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: JUDY WRIGHT of Marion County Genealogy will present "ANCESTRY.COM STOPPING SUPPORT FOR FAMILY TREE MAKER- NOW WHAT?


21 March 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: TOM VOYLES, Villages IRISH Genealogy SIG leader presenting: IRISH RESEARCH - TIPS & HINTS PLUS USING IRISH DATABASES FROM FAMILYSEARCH.ORG, LDS WEBSITE. - WEAR YOUR GREEN!!


18 April 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: JERE MINICH, Program Director of www.LSCS.US Lake Sumter Computer Society - Presenting TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT: "WHAT'S NEW FOR GENEALOGY." HOW TO CHOOSE WHAT TO GET. HOW TO USE IT. WHERE TO GET HELP.


16 May 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: LEE GORDON - LAKE SUMTER COMPUTER SOCIETY - PRESENTING "www.FINDAGRAVE.com" - free Cemetery/FAG Memorial Website and the many things you can do with it for your family line research.


20 June 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: SANDRA MACIEJEWSKI and SUSAN BARKER will report on the NATIONAL GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY Convention held in Ft.Lauderdale in May.


July, August, and September- Kinseekers will be on Summer recess.   


17 October 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: - First fall meeting of Kinseekers. Members' Forum. Provide your input on our 2016-17 education and events schedule.


21 November 2016, Monday - Monthly Meeting 1:30-3:30PM   

Program: -Kristin Barcomb presenting "FINDING YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA COMFORT ZONE- Intro to Genealogy Podcasts, Facebook Groups, Webinars, YouTube Videos, and Pinterest Boards"


17 December 2016, Saturday - Monthly Meeting 9:30AM-11:00AM NOTE- Change in date, time, and day of week!!   

Program: "A Guided Tour of Cyndi's List 2.0." (This presentation was developed by Cyndi Ingle and is being used by Kinseekers Genealogical Society with her permission.)


14 January 2017, Saturday - Monthly Meeting 9:30AM-11:00AM NOTE- Change in date, time, and day of week!!   

Program: "Because It Really Isn't All On-Line" (Genealogy Resources at the Leesburg Public Library, a Designated Family History Center) Guest Speaker: Librarian Tom Wilcox, Leesburg Public Library


18 February 2017, Saturday - Monthly Meeting 9:30AM-11:00AM NOTE- Change in date, time, and day of week!!   

Program: "Finding Your Family's Story in Free Online Newspaper Archives" Guest Speaker: Annette Lyttle, Professional Genealogist and NGS Conference Presenter.


For more information contact: Kristin Barcomb


SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS

SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS: INACTIVE


LAKE-SUMTER COMPUTER SOCIETY Regular meetings- Thursdays at 2:15 PM at Lake-Sumter Community College, Lecture Hall, (LH-1). For directions, click HERE: Lake Sumter Computer Society


The "Computer Genealogy SIG" is presently inactive, but Genealogy programs are often given. For up to date schedules click HERE: Lake Sumter Computer Society


For more information contact: LSCS President