General Meeting Agenda
bring your donations for our library.
Do you have any office
supplies that you are not using? We can use them.
The library is open Tuesday & Thursday 10-3 and Saturday 10-4.
depend on volunteers, unexpected closings can occur but are very
If you are coming through town and can't stop by during our
e-mail, and we'll make arrangements to meet you at the
Silent Auction/Bake Sale
Saturday, May 17,
speaker, John Bidwell
has put together
a unique method of displaying
memorabilia using a Power Point presentation.
the TGS Library on Tues, Thurs from 10-3, and Sat 10-4.
Genealogical Society Library (TGS) is located in the
1884 Warwick Courthouse
at 14415 Old Courthouse Way in the Denbigh area of Newport News, VA
information about TGS, see the web site at
Bus Trips -
Schedule for 2014
March 6 to Washington, DC
Wednesday, June 11 to Washington, DC
Thursday, August 21 to Washington, DC
Wednesday, October 22 to Washington, DC
for more bus trip information
Sep 14 2013
Bari Helms and Kelly Sizemore from the Library of VA staff
Their topic will be
“Stories of Virginia’s Tidewater Area as Told Through Court
Sep 15 2012
Michael L. Strauss, AG Researching your Civil War Ancestors
Aug 18, 2012 Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, Hey America, Your Roots Are
May 22, 2010 Speaker
& book signing for Mary Bobbitt Townsend and her book; "Yankee
Warhorse: A Biography of Major General Peter J. Osterhaus".
Mar 21, 2009
Cary, "Learn How To Research At The National Archives"
Memory Tree Lighting
Jeanne Eubanks, Carolyn
Goudie, Paul Heinegg, and Donald W. Moore, CG.
Sept 20, 2008 Dr.
director, Manuscripts at the Earl Gregg Swem
Mar 15, 2008
“How to Make Use of the 1790-1840 censuses”
Jan 19, 2008 Martha W. McCartney at Swem Library
Family History Month Open House
15, 2007 Family History Month Open House
15, 2007 John
Aug 4, 2007 Megan
Mar 17, 2007 VIRGINIA LEE HUTCHESON
Author of “JAMESTOWNE
20, 2007 ALICE PHILLIPS,
CG “My Genealogical Journey toward Certification”
5, 2006 Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak Trace
PAT HIGGS, BARBARA KAUFMANN, KAROL HULL AND FRED BOELT
CITY COUNTY CEMETERY PROJECT”