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The Suncoast Genealogy Society is a non-profit organization,

dedicated to the teaching of modern and ethical genealogy research techniques

to the membership and general public, through the use of meetings, workshops,

lectures, field trips and other educational activities.

The organization started out as the Palm Harbor Area Genealogy Society in April 1983

and had their first formal meeting on May 16, 1983. The original members were an

offshoot of a genealogy class taught at the old Palm Harbor Library by Shirley Kaufhold.

Officiers for 2013 - 2014 are:

President - Jean Van Horn

Vice President (Membership) - Shari Harmon

Vice President (Programs) - Ann James

Secretary - Peggy Toohey

Treasurer - Eugene Girardi

Directors - Lew Harris, Coarlee Eikel, Doris Girardi

The Society meets the on the 4th Saturday of the month, at 2 pm,

at the Palm Harbor Library, 2330 Nebraska Ave., Palm Harbor.

There are no meetings in Dec. Guests are always welcome.

SGS members offer genealogy assistance to the community in the Reference Department

of the Palm Harbor Library 1pm - 4pm Tues., Wed. & Thurs.

SGS General Meetings Schedule 2013 - 2014 Palm Harbor Library

May 24             1-1:30 pm           RootsMagic Users Group Meeting

May 24             2-4:30 pm           "How Cemeteries can Help Your Genealogy Research" by Marianne Bradley

June 28             1-1:30 pm           RootsMagic Users Group Meeting

June 28             2-4:30 pm           "Genealogy on Ebay" with Joel Bridgham

July 26              2-4 pm                "Headstones Talk to Me" with John Mangan