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
Our Guest Speaker (and interpreter)
will be Vanessa Cole.
who will present a program called
"The Yankees Are Coming! - the Civil War in Williamsburg"
She is so good at this -
dressed in period clothing,
she introduces herself at the beginning (as herself),
but then vanished briefly, coming back as a woman living
in the Civil War era.
Her accent changes, as does her choice of words.
She usually prepares some "question cards" that are distributed
to the audience (people in her "parlor"). During her presentation,
she will ask for those questions, which tie into her
Then, at the end, she reverts to her present-day self
and fields more questions.
the TGS Library on Tues, Thurs from 10-3, and Sat 10-4.
Genealogical Society Library (TGS)
is located in the
1884 Warwick Courthouse
14415 Old Courthouse Way
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