Charlotte County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Charlotte County Genealogical Society, Inc.
Assisting and educating our members and community in their quest
for genealogical and historical information

August Virtual Events

August Virtual Events

Aug 01 /"Let's Talk North Carolina Genealogy" Summer Series -

Episode 5: Research at the

North Carolina Archives with guest presenter, Doug Brown 

https://bit.ly/ncgenealogy-episode05

 

 Aug 03/"The FamilySearch Catalog", a free online class from the Family History Library. 

 https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 04/Our Ancestor’s Immigration Records, a free online program hosted by

The Genealogy Center at Allen County Public Library

 http://www.genealogycenter.org/Events/SingleEvent/2020/08/04/default-

calendar/our-ancestor-s-immigration-records

 

 Aug 04/"Attaching Sources to the Family Tree", a free online class from the Family History Library.  https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 06/Preparing a Portfolio: Applying to Become a Certified Genealogist®,

a free webinar hosted by the Board for Certification of Genealogists 

https://bcgcertification.org/bcg-webinar-portfolio-jul-2020/

 

 Aug 06 /Getting Started with Genealogical Research--

A Free Virtual Class hosted by the Thomas Balch Library 

https://www.leesburgva.gov/departments/thomas-balch-library

 

 Aug 07 /2020 Virtual Conference, hosted by the Texas State Genealogical Society

 https://www.txsgs.org/txsgs-2020-virtual-conference/

 

Aug 07/TxSGS 2020 Virtual Conference https://www.txsgs.org/

 

Aug 10/"Chinese ZhongYuan Festival and Cemeteries 中國中元節和墓地 ",

a free online class from the Family History Library.  

https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 11/"Switzerland Records: The Zürich Census ", a free online class from the Family History Library.  https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 11/"El Arbol Familiar para principiantes", a free online class from the Family History Library.  https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

Aug 12/ “How to Repair Incorrect Merges in Family Tree” with Kathryn Grant,

a free webinar hosted by the BYU Family History Library.

 https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/  

 

 Aug 13/The ABC's of Using School Records in Family History Research,

a free webinar hosted by New England Historic Genealogical Society

 https://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes

 

 Aug 15 /"Let's Talk North Carolina Genealogy" Summer Series -

Episode 6: "The Great North Carolinian Novel: Your DNA and How to Read It"

with guest presenter, Shannon Christmas https://bit.ly/ncgenealogy-episode06

 

 Aug 17/"Build a Better Syllabus," presented by Cari A. Taplin,

hosted by the Association of Professional Genealogists.

  https://www.apgen.org/events/webinar-utilizing-evidentia-for-client-projects

 

 Aug 19/(To be announced!) ,a free webinar hosted by the BYU Family History Library. 

https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars

 

 Aug 19/"Understanding the What & Why of DNA" -

a free online class hosted by Genealogy Connect Services.   

Email mfletcher@genconsvcs.com for details

 

Aug 20/Free Genealogy Workshop: 17th Century Handwriting:

Reading Bradford’s Journal and Transcribing Old Town Records

 https://www.cityofportsmouth.com/library/genealogy

 

Aug 20/Getting the Most Out Of Your Ancestry.com DNA Results,

a free virtual genealogy workshop hosted by Harborfields Public Library 

https://www.facebook.com/events/813421625855472/?active_tab=about

 

 Aug 25/Jews in the Catskills During and After the Holocaust, a free

A Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center Event hosted by

New England Historic Genealogical Society 

https://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes

 

 Aug 25/"“El Catálogo; una ventana de oportunidades",

a free online class from the Family History Library. 

 https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 26/“2020 Update: Basics of Findmypast” with James Tanner,

a free webinar hosted by the BYU Family History Library.

 https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

 

 Aug 27/"Finding Pre-Immigration Origins: a 3-Step Approach" by Jay Fonkert,

a free online presentation hosted by the Dakota County Historical Society

 https://www.dakotahistory.org/events/811-aug-27-virtual-genealogy-presentation-finding-pre-immigration-origins

 

 Aug 27/"The Research Process", a free online class from the Family History Library.  

https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Classes_and_Webinars

 

 Aug 29 /"Let's Talk North Carolina Genealogy" Summer Series - Episode 7:

Q&A with North Carolina Research Specialists - Registration Required. 

 https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_AcZNBz-mTjCG4jS3SamUeQ

 



September 2
Federation of Genealogical Societies
The 2020 FGS Family History Conference is Going Virtual

September 5
Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Society Member Meeting
"And They Called Him 'Fritz" Presented by Joanne Ryder

November 7
The Southwest Florida Germanic Genealogy Society Member Meeting
TBD

June 21
LCGS Monthly Membership Meeting
Program: In Search of the Elusive Female Ancestor - Who Was She? by Diana Crisman Smith.