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Yearly WAGS Newsletters Calendar
Winter edition WAGS newsletter - mailed to members in January. [Deadline for members to submit your query is December 15th.]
Spring edition WAGS newsletter - mailed to members in April. [Deadline for members to submit your query is March 15th.]
Summer edition WAGS newsletter - mailed to members in July. [Deadline for members to submit your query is June 15th.]
Fall edition WAGS newsletter - mailed to members in October. [Deadline for members to submit your query is September 15th.]
March 1st - St. David's Day around the world.
Saturday, June 11, 2016 - "Researching your Welsh Family Tree" - 9:30 a.m. to NOON in a Poultney, Rutland County, Vermont location to be announced – presentation by Susan Davies Sit, Genealogist, born in North Wales. Susan has been researching her own family tree in Wales, England, Scotland and the USA for more than 40 years. She also enjoys helping others in their genealogy research, mostly in Wales and the USA. She is President of the Welsh Society of Western New England and a member of the Welsh-American Genealogical Society. Some of the topics the presentation will cover include are: life in Wales before emigration to the USA, values of US and UK census records, birth, marriage and death (BMD) records, US state records, newspapers, obituaries, use of paid websites for research and compiling a family tree.
The Saturday morning session will be followed by luncheon and one-on-one 15 minute sessions with Susan. $25.00 per person pre-registration fee will be required through the Welsh-American Genealogical Society, Inc. (WAGS), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Event details are still in the planning stages; more details will follow. Tax-deductible donations to WAGS will be gratefully appreciated and will be publicly acknowledged. Contact: WAGS - c/o 60 Norton Ave., Poultney, VT 05764-1029; message phone - (802)-287-5744.
*Note: WAGS will be participating in a Welsh heritage in the slate valley of Vermont / New York weekend sponsored by Poultney Area St. David's Society. Visit their website's events page for more information. www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtpasds/
September 1, 2, 3, 4, 2016 - Calgary, Alberta, Canada - "North American Festival of Wales (NAFOW)", a four-day weekend event bringing together Welsh heritage families from many regions. WAGS member Darris Williams will be giving a genealogy lecture at the event. For more information about all the weekend plans, visit often: http://www.nafow.org
And, always, visit the calendar often at: www.ninnau.com .