Calendar of Events

February 5 (Thursday): 6:00 pm - Technology Special Interest Group

5th Floor Hamon Room (Directions, Web page). Topic: Understanding Your Smart Phone

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February 7 (Saturday) 11:00 - 12:30: General Meeting

The February General Meeting will be held on Saturday, February 7 at the J. Erik Jonnson Central Library in the Auditorium on the 1st floor (Directions). Coffee, snacks and conversation start at 10:30. The business meeting begins at 11:00 ( Review minutes from the January meeting here ), which will be followed by this month's presenation: "Genealogical Resources at the Dallas Public Library" by Ari Wilkins.

 

Ms. Wilkins will speak about Genealogical Resources available at the Dallas Public Library. She will also discuss new features such as the floor tour and programming series.

 

Ari Wilkins is a Library Associate in the Genealogy Division of Dallas Public Library. Ms. Wilkins has been with the library for over 8 years and is an experienced genealogist. She has lectured at the American Library Association, Federation of Genealogical Societies, and Samford Institute for Genealogical and Historical Research.

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February 14 (Saturday): 1:00 pm - MacGen Reunion Group

McDermott Room, 8th Floor (Directions, Web page).

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February 18 (Wednesday): 10:000 am - Jewish Special Interest Group

McDermott Room, 8th Floor (Directions, Web page).

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February 21 (Saturday): 2:00 pm - African American Genealogical Interest Group

West Room, 1st Floor (Directions, Web Page).

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February 28 (Saturday): 10:30 am - Brown Bag Special Interest Group

McDermott Room, 8th Floor (Directions, Web page).

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March 7 (Saturday) 11:00 - 12:30: General Meeting

The March General Meeting will be held on Saturday, March 7 at the J. Erik Jonnson Central Library in the Auditorium on the 1st floor (Directions). Coffee, snacks and conversation start at 10:30. The business meeting begins at 11:00 ( Review minutes from last months's meeting here ), followed by this months presentation by Glenn KinKade, who will be discussing Research in Colonial New England.

March 21 (Saturday): 9:30 - 4:30 - Spring Seminar New

Laura PrescottGenetic Genealogy Analysis and Tools; a step beyond the beginner level

 

The Dallas Genealogical Society invites you to join us for a one-day lecture featuring Debbie Parker Wayne, a noted professional genealogist who is experienced in using DNA analysis for genealogical research.

 

Debbie will begin with a brief review of genetic genealogy basics and advice about choosing a DNA testing company. The remaining sessions will provide in-depth information about tools and applications for mitochondrial DNA, Y-DNA, and autosomal DNA studies. Each session will include a real-life case study which uses the latest tools and techniques to analyze these DNA types.

Read more: March 21 (Saturday): 9:30 - 4:30 - Spring Seminar New

April 11 (Saturday): 2:00 pm - MacGen Reunion Group

McDermott Room, 8th Floor (Directions, Web page).  

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