April 2015

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Central Branch Library, 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Legacy Planning – What happens to your research after you are gone?, Patricia Burrow
Sponsored by Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, 734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Round Table Discussion
Sponsored by Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia


Saturday, April 4, 2015
Star Restaurant, 1700 Novato Blvd., Novato, CA 94947
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Beginners' Breakfast Meeting, Cathy Gowdy
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society

Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor Street, Fairfield, CA 94533
11:00 a.m.
General meeting: Organizing Data, Marian Kile
Sponsored by Solano County Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
First Saturday Free Intro to Genealogy
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library


Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Immigration and Naturalization, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by East Bay Genealogical Society

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Ave., Oakland, CA 94602
7:00 p.m.
Workshop: Problem solving and Answering questions
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


Thursday, April 9, 2015
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

LDS Building, 1360 Alberta Way, Concord, CA 94521
7:00 p.m.
Meeting: Courthouse Record Oddities, Francie Lloyd
Sponsored by Contra Costa County Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 11, 2015
LDS Church Facility, 875 Quince Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95051
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Classes: Azores/Portuguese Research, Diane George; Data Backup Strategies, Richard Rands & more!
Sponsored by: Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Seminar: Chromosome Mapping and Autosomal DNA Analysis, Dr. Tim Janzen,
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Sunday, April 12, 2015
Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Genealogy Clinic: Brainstorming with the Mavens
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Sacramento Central Library, Galleria West Meeting Room, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Program: Genealogy - An Introduction to American Military Records, Susan Goss Johnston
Sponsored by Sacramento Public Library


Monday, April 13, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m.
Meeting: Using the Holdings of the U.S. Holocaust Historical Museum, Megan Lewis
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Congregation Beth Am, Rm. 5/6, 26790 Arastradero Road, Los Altos Hills, CA
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: Using the Holdings of the U.S. Holocaust Historical Museum, Megan Lewis
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Congregation Beth Emik, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: TimeShaker, Bill Levesque
Sponsored by Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society


Tuesday, April 14, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Book Repair Committee
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Roseville Public Library, 225 Taylor Street, Roseville, CA 95678
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Field Trip: Genealogy Downtown, Christopher Webber and Denise Miller
Sponsored by Roseville Genealogical Society

CaƱada College Library, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd. Redwood City, CA 94061
2:00 p.m.
German Interest Group
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society


Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Sacramento FamilySearch Library, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821
12:00 p.m. _ 1:15 p.m.
RootsMagic Users Group
Sponsored by Sacramento FamilySearch Library

Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95822
12:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Meeting: Writing and Creating Family Stories, Marian Kyle
Sponsored by Genealogical Association of Sacramento

Clubhouse at Country Squire Estates, 5720 Oak Hill Drive, Sacramento, CA 95841
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Workshop: Help with brickwalls, research and tech tool tips
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society


Thursday, April 16, 2015
Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society Library, 1701 Menlo Ave. Napa, CA 94558
1:30 p.m.
Program: Don't Give Up the Ship! Researching Your War of 1812 Era Ancestors, Kathryn Marshall
Sponsored by Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society

DIGI Center, Main Library, 5th Floor, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Session 4, Video: How to Preserve Your Files and Photos for the Future
Sponsored by San Francisco Public Library

Margaret Troke Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton, CA 95207
6:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by San Joaquin Genealogical Society


Friday, April 17, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Rossmoor Creekside Clubhouse, Room 3, 1010 Stanley Dollar Dr., Walnut Creek, CA 94595
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by Mount Diablo Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 18, 2015
Person Auditorium, Finley Community Center, 2060 West College Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
23rd Annual all-day Seminar, Thomas MacEntee
Sponsored by: Sonoma County Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m.
San Francisco Special Interest Group
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Grace Lutheran Church Hall, 2825 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo CA 94403
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: The Great Pacific Railroad Survey 1853-1855, John Gleed
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society

Dimond Branch, Oakland Public Library, 3565 Fruitvale Ave., Oakland, CA
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Meeting: DNA
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California


Sunday, April 19, 2015
Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting – Documentary: There Was Once
Sponsored by Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m.
Meeting: Using Historical Online Jewish Newspapers for Genealogy Research, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Danville Family History Center, 2949 Stone Valley Road at Smith Road, Alamo, CA 94507
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Tips for Breaking Down Brick Walls, Lisa Gorrell
Sponsored by San Ramon Valley Genealogical Society

Santa Clara City Public Library, Margie Edinger Room, 2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Meeting: Frank Delos Wolfe Architecture, Krista Van Laan
Sponsored by Santa Clara County Historical and Genealogical Society


Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Sacramento FamilySearch Library, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Reunion SIG: Brainstorming Solutions to Users’ Problems and Questions
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

Marin Family History Center, 220 North San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Annual Elections and Meeting: Discovering Your Ancestor's Personality through Handwriting, Leslie Nye
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 25, 2015
Elk Grove LDS Church, 8925 Vintage Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95829
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Spring Seminar – My Germans: A Workshop for Ancestor-Chasers, Roger P. Minert, Ph.D., A.G
Sponsored by Sacramento German Genealogy Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Class: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop for Family History, Ron Madson
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Ave., Oakland, CA 94602
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
General Meeting
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


Tuesday, April 28, 2015
San Lorenzo Village Homeowner’s Association, 377 Paseo Grande Avenue, San Lorenzo, CA 94580
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Meeting:
Sponsored by Hayward Area Genealogical Society


Thursday, April 30, 2015
California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Event – African Americans in San Francisco: Before, During, and After the 1915 World's Fair
Sponsored by California Historical Society and Museum of African Diaspora



Copyright © 2015 by Kathryn M. Doyle, California Genealogical Society and Library.

March 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015
Old Mint, 88 Fifth Street at Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
5th Annual San Francisco History Expo
Sponsored by San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Genealogy Clinic: Brainstorming with the Mavens
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Sacramento Central Library, Galleria West Meeting Room, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Program: Introduction to Mexican Research
Sponsored by Sacramento Public Library


Thursday, March 5, 2015

Central Branch Library, 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Irish Ancestral Research, Sean Conley
Sponsored by Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, 734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: The Tax Man Found Your Ancestors, Can You?, Karla Henderlong and Madeline Yanov
Sponsored by Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia


Saturday, March 7, 2015
Star Restaurant, 1700 Novato Blvd., Novato, CA 94947
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Beginners' Breakfast Meeting, Cathy Gowdy
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society

Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor Street, Fairfield, CA 94533
11:00 a.m.
General meeting: A Hodgepodge of Lesser-Known Gems, Steven Morse
Sponsored by Solano County Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
First Saturday Free: Intro to Genealogy
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library


Sunday, March 8, 2015
Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Genealogy Clinic: Brainstorming with the Mavens
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Monday, March 9, 2015
Congregation Beth Emik, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: WWII Seabees Passed Through Camp Parks/Camp Shoemaker, Steven Minniear
Sponsored by Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society


Tuesday, March 10, 2015

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Book Repair Committee
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Senior Wing of Maidu Center, 1550 Maidu Dr., Roseville, CA 95661
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Annual Bake Sale and Meeting: Member’s Interests Survey and Round Table, Ernie McPherson and Jim Rader
Sponsored by Roseville Genealogical Society

California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105
6:00 p.m.
Event: Women, the City and the 1915 World's Fair
Sponsored by California Historical Society


Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by East Bay Genealogical Society

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Ave., Oakland, CA 94602
7:00 p.m.
Workshop: Problem solving and Answering questions
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


Thursday, March 12, 2015
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Meeting: Your Ancestors' Handwriting Has a Story to Tell, Nancy Douglas
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

LDS Building, 1360 Alberta Way, Concord, CA 94521
7:00 p.m.
Meeting: What's at Sutro and How To Get the Best out of Your Research, Martha Whitaker
Sponsored by Contra Costa County Genealogical Society


Saturday, March 14, 2015
LDS Church Facility, 875 Quince Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95051
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Classes: What’s Free in Irish Research, Ed Keelen - and more!
Sponsored by: Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Sunday, March 15, 2015
Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Anusim – Crypto Jews on Your Family Tree, Jason Lindo and Susan Aguilar
Sponsored by Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento

Rhoda Goldman Plaza, Olive Room, 2180 Post Street, San Francisco 94115
1:30 p.m.
Membership Meeting: Book ‘em, Dano! Publishing Your Family’s Story, Jeff Lewy
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Danville Family History Center, 2949 Stone Valley Road at Smith Road, Alamo, CA 94507
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Eastern European Research, Gail Chaid
Sponsored by San Ramon Valley Genealogical Society

California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Free Event: The California Irish in 1915 San Francisco
Sponsored by California Historical Society

Santa Clara City Public Library, Margie Edinger Room, 2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Meeting: Indentured Servants Have Genealogies Too, Pamela Erickson
Sponsored by Santa Clara County Historical and Genealogical Society


Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Sacramento FamilySearch Library, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821
12:00 p.m. _ 1:15 p.m.
RootsMagic Users Group
Sponsored by Sacramento FamilySearch Library

Clubhouse at Country Squire Estates, 5720 Oak Hill Drive, Sacramento, CA 95841
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Workshop
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95822
12:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Meeting: Eastern European Ancestors, Lynn Brown
Sponsored by Genealogical Association of Sacramento

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Class: The Taxman Found Your Ancestor – Can You?, Karla Henderlong and Madeline Yanov
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Class: The Taxman Found Your Ancestor – Can You?, Karla Henderlong and Madeline Yanov
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Thursday, March 19, 2015
Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society Library, 1701 Menlo Ave. Napa, CA 94558
1:30 p.m.
Program – Getting Fresh: Revisiting Stale Research with New Tools, Jennifer Pina
Sponsored by Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society

Margaret Troke Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton, CA 95207
5:45 p.m.
Meeting: Researching Your Irish Roots, Kim von Aspern-Parker
Sponsored by San Joaquin Genealogical Society

DIGI Center, Main Library, 5th Floor, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Session 3, Audio: How to Preserve Your Files and Photos for the Future
Sponsored by San Francisco Public Library


Friday, March 20, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Rossmoor Creekside Clubhouse, Room 3, 1010 Stanley Dollar Dr., Walnut Creek, CA 94595
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by Mount Diablo Genealogical Society


Saturday, March 21, 2015
Holy Family Catholic Church, 7817 Old Auburn Road, Citrus Heights, California 95610
9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Spring Seminar with D. Joshua Taylor
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
San Francisco Special Interest Group
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Grace Lutheran Church Hall, 2825 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo CA 94403
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: 23 and Me, Kasia Bryc
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society

Finley Community Center, 2060 W College Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Membership meeting
Sponsored by Sonoma County Genealogical Society

Dimond Branch, Oakland Public Library, 3565 Fruitvale Ave., Oakland, CA
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Meeting: Preserving Your Genealogical Legacy
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California


Monday, March 23, 2015
Oakmont East Recreation Center. Santa Rosa, California 95409
2:30 p.m.
Meeting: Finding the Hidden Gems in FamilySearch, Kathy Payne
Sponsored by Oakmont Genealogy Club


Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Sutro Library, S.F. State University Campus, 1630 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94132
10:00 a.m..
Research Trip to Sutro Library
Sponsored by Contra Costa County Genealogical Society

McMurdo Hall, St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Lusk Drive & St. Mark's Way, Sacramento, CA 95864
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Getting the Most from the Family History Center, Michael Mayer-Kielmann
Sponsored by Sacramento German Genealogy Society

San Lorenzo Village Homeowner’s Association, 377 Paseo Grande Avenue, San Lorenzo, CA 94580
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Annual Birthday Party
Sponsored by Hayward Area Genealogical Society


Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Sacramento FamilySearch Library, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95821
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Reunion SIG: Brainstorming Solutions to Users’ Problems and Questions
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
African-American Workshop, Alvis Ward
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library and African American Genealogical Society of Northern California

Marin Family History Center, 220 North San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Meeting: Finding the Answers in Online Newspapers, Trisha Bomar
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society


Saturday, March 28, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Class: Finding Living Women on the Internet, Ron Arons
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Fireplace Meeting Room, Scotts Valley Branch Public Library, 251 Kings Village Road, Scotts Valley, CA 95066
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Beginners’ Genealogy Workshop, Mike Epperson
Sponsored by Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Ave., Oakland, CA 94602
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
General Meeting
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


Sunday, March 29, 2015
Holiday Inn & Suites Oakland Airport, 77 Hegenberger Road, Oakland CA 94621
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Scots-Irish Seminar, Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library and Ulster Historical Foundation


Copyright © 2015 by Kathryn M. Doyle, California Genealogical Society and Library.

February 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015
Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Genealogy Clinic: Brainstorming with the Mavens
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Sacramento Central Library, Galleria West Meeting Room, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Program: Re-Branded Lives – Tracking Name Changes, Kathryn Marshall
Sponsored by Sacramento Public Library


Thursday, February 5, 2015
Central Branch Library, 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Immigration, Passenger Lists, Naturalization, and Passports, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

Pleasant Hill Library, Meeting Room A, 1750 Oak Park Blvd. Pleasant Hill, CA
1:00 p.m.
Meeting: Ideas for a New Library in Central Contra Costa County
Sponsored by Contra Costa Library

Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, 734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Migration – The Rest of the Story, John Watson
Sponsored by Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia


Saturday, February 7, 2015
Star Restaurant, 1700 Novato Blvd., Novato, CA 94947
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Beginners' Breakfast Meeting, Cathy Gowdy
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society

Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor Street, Fairfield, CA 94533
11:00 a.m.
Meeting: Read All about It: Using Online Newspapers for Genealogical Research, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by Solano County Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
First Saturday Free: Intro to Genealogy
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library


Sunday, February 8, 2015
Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: What's in a Name?, Victoria Fisch
Sponsored by Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento

Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Genealogy Clinic: Brainstorming with the Mavens
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Monday, February 9, 2015
Congregation Beth Emik, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: Indentured Servants, Roger Howland
Sponsored by Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society


Tuesday, February 10, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Book Repair Committee
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Senior Wing of Maidu Center, 1550 Maidu Dr., Roseville, CA 95661
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Newspaper Research, Glenda G. Lloyd
Sponsored by Roseville Genealogical Society


Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Creating a Family Album, Lynne Bajuk
Sponsored by East Bay Genealogical Society


Thursday, February 12, 2015
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Meeting: TBA, Glenda Gardner Lloyd
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

LDS Church, 1360 Alberta Way, Concord, CA 94521
7:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by Contra Costa County Genealogical Society


Saturday, February 14, 2015
LDS Church Facility, 875 Quince Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95051
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Classes: Portuguese Research, Diane George
Sponsored by Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Sunday, February 15, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Black Family History Day 2015
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California


Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Danville Family History Center, 2949 Stone Valley Road at Smith Road, Alamo, CA 94507
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Finding the Women in Your Family Tree, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by San Ramon Valley Genealogical Society

Santa Clara City Public Library, Margie Edinger Room, 2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Meeting: Care and Reading of Old Tombstones, Martha Wallace
Sponsored by Santa Clara County Historical and Genealogical Society


Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95822
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: The California History Room, Sandra Harris
Sponsored by Genealogical Association of Sacramento


Thursday, February 19, 2015
Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society Library, 1701 Menlo Ave. Napa, CA 94558
1:30 p.m.
Program: FamilySearch.org, Sonja Jenson
Sponsored by Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society

Margaret Troke Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton, CA 95207
6:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by San Joaquin Genealogical Society

DIGI Center, Main Library, 5th Floor, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Session 2, Photos: How to Preserve Your Files and Photos for the Future
Sponsored by San Francisco Public Library


Friday, February 20, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Stephen Harris City Directory Library Open
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Rossmoor Creekside Clubhouse, Room 3, 1010 Stanley Dollar Dr., Walnut Creek, CA 94595
1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Report on RootsTech 2015, Virginia Kysh
Sponsored by Mount Diablo Genealogical Society


Saturday, February 21, 2015
California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
San Francisco Special Interest Group
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Grace Lutheran Church Hall, 2825 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo CA 94403
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Finding your Ancestors on eBay, Evie Rice
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society

Finley Community Center, 2060 W College Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Meeting: Lineage Preparation – Challenging Yet Fun, Anthony Hoskins
Sponsored by Sonoma County Genealogical Society

Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 535 N. Fifth Street, San Jose, CA 95112
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Workshop: Finding Your Japanese Roots in the U.S. and in Japan, Linda Harms Okazaki
Sponsored by Japanese American Museum of San Jose

Dimond Branch, Oakland Public Library, 3565 Fruitvale Ave., Oakland, CA
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Meeting: Buffalo Soldiers
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California


Sunday, February 22, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m.
Membership Meeting: Family History of Klezmer Music, Gerry Tenney
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society

Sacramento Central Library, Galleria West Meeting Room, 828 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Program: Finding the Roots of Black Americans All Around the World, Lisa Lee
Sponsored by Sacramento Public Library


Monday, February 23, 2015
Oakmont East Recreation Center, Santa Rosa, California 95409
2:30 p.m.
Meeting: Fold3, Kurt BoldtSponsored by Oakmont Genealogy Club

Congregation Beth Am, Rm. 5/6, 26790 Arastradero Road, Los Altos Hills, CA
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: Bubbie, Who Are You? Finding the Maiden Names in Your Family Tree, Janice M. Sellers
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Tuesday, February 24, 2015
McMurdo Hall, St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Lusk Drive & St. Mark's Way, Sacramento, CA 95864
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: The Peripatetic Germans: German Emigration and Immigration (1693-1914), James M. Baker
Sponsored by Sacramento German Genealogy Society

San Lorenzo Library, 395 Paseo Grande Avenue, San Lorenzo, CA 84580
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Meeting: Brick Walls
Sponsored by Hayward Area Genealogical Society


Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
African-American Workshop, Alvis Ward
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library and African American Genealogical Society of Northern California

Marin Family History Center, 220 North San Pedro Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Meeting: The Tax Man Found Your Ancestor – Can You, Karla Henderlong and Madeline Yanov
Sponsored by Marin County Genealogical Society


Saturday, February 28, 2015
Old Mint, 88 Fifth Street at Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
5th Annual San Francisco History Expo
Sponsored by San Francisco Museum and Historical Society

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Ave., Oakland, CA 94602
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
General Meeting
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


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