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