April 2014

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Central Branch Library, 224 Church St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Onomastics – Using Naming Patterns in Genealogy, Martha Wallace
Sponsored by Genealogical Society of Santa Cruz County

Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum, 734 Marin Street, Vallejo, CA 94590
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Meeting: Overlooked Military Resources, Martha Whittaker
Sponsored by Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia

CaƱada College Library, Building 9, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd. Redwood City, CA 94061
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Workshop: California, Bay Area and San Mateo County Research, Cath Trindle
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 5, 2014
Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church, 11427 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks, CA
9:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Spring Seminar with Geoff Rasmussen
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

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

Margaret Troke Library, 502 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Stockton, CA 95207
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Genealogy Workshop: Basic Internet Family History Research
Sponsored by San Joaquin Genealogical Society

Moose Lodge, 623 Taylor Street, Fairfield, CA 94533
11:00 a.m.
General Meeting: Breaking Down Brick Walls for African-American Ancestors, Craig Manson
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, Dick Rees
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library


Sunday, April 6, 2014
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, April 7, 2014
Congregation Beth Am, 26790 Arastradero Road, Los Altos Hills, CA
7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Meeting: Finding Family That Survived the Holocaust, Shlomo Rosenfeld
Sponsored by San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society


Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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: Using Dropbox for Genealogy and More, Marian Kile
Sponsored by Roseville Genealogical Society

Congregation Beth Emik, 3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton, CA 94566
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: Hannam-Mansfield Ancestry, Anne Homan
Sponsored by Livermore-Amador Genealogical Society


Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
10:00 a.m.
Meeting: Abduction, Slavery and Plague in the Colonies, Roger Howland
Sponsored by East Bay Genealogical Society

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


Thursday, April 10, 2014
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, CA
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Meeting: Practical Tips for Planning an On-Site Research Trip, Pam Brett
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


Friday, April 11, 2014
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Class: Introduction to RootsMagic
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Saturday, April 12, 2014
LDS Church Facility, 875 Quince Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95051
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Meeting & Classes: Technology for Genealogy, Richard Rands
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

Folsom History Museum, 823 Sutter Street, Folsom, CA 95630
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Opening: Pioneer Jews of the Gold Rush
Sponsored by Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Membership Meeting: Ancestor Photos – How Do You Find Them?
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library

Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 94602
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Class: Read All about It! Using Online Newspapers for Genealogical Research, Janice Sellers
Sponsored by Oakland FamilySearch Library


Sunday, April 13, 2014
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


Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Danville Family History Center, 2949 Stone Valley Road at Smith Road, Alamo, CA 94507
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: Mocavo, My Heritage, Find My Past, and Ancestry, Virginia Kysh
Sponsored by San Ramon Valley Genealogical Society

Santa Clara City Public Library, Redwood Room, 2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051
6:00 p.m. – 7:34 p.m.
Meeting: Scandinavian Ancestor Research, Duane Dalley
Sponsored by Santa Clara County Historical and Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
RootsMagic Special Interest Group
Sponsored by California Genealogical Society and Library


Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights, CA 95610
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Workshop: Help with brickwalls, research and tech tool tips
Sponsored by Root Cellar – Sacramento Genealogical Society

Belle Cooledge Library, 5600 South Land Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95822
12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting: Discover the Homestead Act of 1862, Vi Parsons
Sponsored by Genealogical Association of Sacramento

Grace Lutheran Church Hall, 2825 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo CA.
7:30 p.m.
Meeting: Heritage Societies
Sponsored by San Mateo County Genealogical Society


Thursday, April 17, 2014
Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society Library, 1701 Menlo Ave. Napa, CA 94558
1:30 p.m.
Program: Todavia Estoy Aqui ! I Am Still Here! Sense and Sensibility of the Colonial Women on the Second Anza Expedition of 1775-76, Martha Vallejo-McGettigan
Sponsored by Napa Valley Genealogical and Biographical Society

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


Friday, April 18, 2014
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
1:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Meeting
Sponsored by Mount Diablo Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 19, 2014
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

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: How Does DNA Analysis Help?Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California


Sunday, April 20, 2014
Albert Einstein Residence Center, 1935 Wright Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Meeting: U.S. Citizenship Records and Research, Lynn Brown
Sponsored by Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento


Tuesday, April 22, 2014
San Lorenzo Village Homeowner's Association at 377 Paseo Grande, San Lorenzo, CA 94580
6:00 p.m.
Annual Birthday Celebration Party
Sponsored by Hayward Area Genealogical Society


Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Sacramento FamilySearch Library, 2745 Eastern Avenue, Sacramento, CA
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 Research Workshop, Alvis Ward
Sponsored by African American Genealogical Society of Northern California and Oakland FamilySearch Library

Marin Family History Center, 220 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA 94903
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Meeting: Annual General Meeting and Elections
Sponsored by the Marin County Genealogical Society


Saturday, April 26, 2014
Harry A. Merlo Theater, Wells Fargo Center for the Arts, Highway 101 at River Road, Santa Rosa, CA
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
22nd Annual all-day Seminar, Donna Moughty
Sponsored by Sonoma County Genealogical Society

Family History Center, 400 Bret Harte Road, Murphys, CA 95247
9:50 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Spring Seminar with Stephen P, Morse
Sponsored by Calaveras Genealogical Society

California Genealogical Society and Library, 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Record Sets Series: Seeking City Slickers in Lesser Known Records, Susan Goss Johnston
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: Reunion Citations
Sponsored by Macintosh Genealogy Group


Sunday, April 27, 2014
Oakland FamilySearch Library, 4766 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA 9461
1:00 p.m. (doors open at 12:30 p.m.)
Meeting: Greek Jewry and the Little Shul That Could, Jim Mavrikios
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: The Homestead Act of 1862, Vi Parsons
Sponsored by Sacramento Public Library


Copyright © 2014 by Kathryn M. Doyle, California Genealogical Society and Library.