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C A G G  Meetings
CAGG meetings are like mini-seminars and are usually held nine times a year, normally on the third Saturday of each month, with no meetings in July, August, or December. The meetings start at 9:30 a.m. and consist of a "main program" in the morning, software user's groups at 11:00 a.m.; lunch at noon and a Computer Fundamentals session starting at 1:00 p.m. until 2 p.m. The meetings are held at the:

Fairview Park Branch Library
21255 Lorain Road
Fairview Park, Ohio

Our Next Meeting is January 21st, 2017

“Not Online” Doesn’t Mean Out of Reach
Chris Staats

Even when a record we need is not online, the internet can make accessing it easier. Learn tips and tricks to research from afar.


USER GROUPS: There will be two user groups for January.
Family Tree Maker - and - RootsMagic with TMG


Afternoon Computer Fundamentals
GEDCOM: What, Why, How.
Jean Hoffman
What is this GEDCOM thing? Would I want or need to use it? Learn the answers and tips on how to create, download and use this tool for genealogy.



CAGG 2016-2017
February 20 am Online Learning: Webinars, Podcasts, Courses, Jean Hoffman
    pm Online Lecture
March 19 am Taming Your Inner Packrat, Lisa Alzo (pre-recorded webinar)
    pm CAGG on Social Media, Jean Hoffman
April 16 am In the News and Online, Jean Hoffman -- HANDOUT
    pm I found THIS in the newspaper! CAGG member examples
May 21 am Using Google Books: Five Ideas for Genealogical Success, Chris Staats
    pm FamilySearch Book Site, Jean Hoffman
June 18 am Ohio's Canal System, John Dailey
    pm Computer Refresher Before our Summer Break, Jean Hoffman
no meetings in July and August
September 17 am My Favorite Memory or Research Find, CAGG members
    pm Writing That Memory or Great Find, Jean Hoffman
October 15 am Genealogy Hacks: Tips & Tricks for Online Research, with Mary Jamba
    pm Finding "Hidden" Treasures Online, Jean Hoffman
November 19 am Ladies First: Finding Your Female Ancestors, Lisa Alzo (prerecorded)
    pm Research Starting from Scratch, Jean Hoffman
no meeting in December
January 21, 2017 am “Not Online” Doesn’t Mean Out of Reach, Chris Staats
    pm GEDCOM: What, Why, How, Jean Hoffman

Look at the CAGG Affilates Page

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