Kinseekers Genealogical Society of Lake County Florida
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Saturday, December 16
WikiTree SIG  (Meet-Up)
9:00 am to 10:15 am
Leesburg Public Library, 2nd Floor Tech Room
 
"WikiTree - Are we there yet?" - facilitated by Debi Hoag
 
This will be the first meeting so the planned topic is very broad and designed to answer questions you have about getting started at WikiTree.
 
The 2nd Floor Tech Room in the Leesburg Public Library has a strong public WiFi signal, plenty of electrical connections, and a projection screen so you can follow along as Debi talks WikiTree. Computers are not provided, so bring a laptop or smart device, if you have one.


December Program
Saturday, December 16
December Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
The Digital Public Library of America and Internet Archive: Two Great Resources for Genealogy Research 
DPLA is a free national digital library that provides access to millions of materials from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Their website provides a convenient single access point to thousands of digitized images relevant to family history research. A key benefit to genealogists is how DPLA consolidates, curates, and categorizes items. Internet Archive is another outstanding online resource. Discover how to get the most out of this site and its robust holdings. 
 
 



Saturday, January 20, 2018
January Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
Understanding and Using Your Autosomal DNA Results
We're bringing back Genetic Genealogy expert and nationally acclaimed speaker, Drew Smith, to talk about Autosomal DNA. Autosomal DNA test results contain information that can be used to identify relatives. Learn to interpret the results and then make successful contact with matches. If you have tested with AncestryDNA or one of the other testing companies, are thinking about it, or simply want to understand why so many genealogists are excited about DNA testing, don't miss this program.  
 



Saturday, February 17, 2018
February Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
How Research Plans Can Up Your Genealogical Game
Research is more effective and productive if we take a little time to make a plan before we dive in. Learn the steps and techniques of research planning that will save you time and frustration. Using a research plan helps in all areas of genealogy, be it seeking an elusive vital record, identifying DNA connections, or even breaking down a brick wall.
Presented by professional genealogist and nationally acclaimed speaker, Annette Burke Lyttle.
 
 



Saturday, March 17, 2018
March Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
Professional achivist Kevin Arms will discuss ways to protect your family history photos, documents, and heirlooms before, during, and after a disaster. (A more detailed program description will be posted soon.)


OGS FL Chapter, Annual Conference
Saturday, March 24, 2018
OGS FL Chapter, Annual Conference  (Special Event)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
The Waterfront Inn, 1105 Lake Shore Dr., The Villages, FL 32162
2018 Conference
The Florida Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society (OGS) will be hosting their 2018 Conference in The Villages. This all day event always offers great programs and provides an opportunity to meet other genealogists researching Ohio ancestors.
 
Date:  Saturday, 24 March 2018, 9:00a - 4:00p
Place: The Waterfront Inn, 1105 Lake Shore Dr., The Villages, FL 32162.
Speakers: The Genealogy Guys, George Morgan and Drew Smith.
 
Get your reservation in early. Reservations must be received no later than 17 March 2018
 
The registration form is attached for your convenience, or you can find it on the home page at our website, www.ogsfl.org.



Saturday, April 21, 2018
April Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
Program/Speaker to be Announced
Stay Tuned!



Saturday, May 19, 2018
May Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
Program/Speaker to be Announced
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Saturday, June 16, 2018
June Program  (Meet-Up)
10:30 am
Leesburg Public Library
Program/Speaker to be Announced
Stay Tuned!