Events

Jul
28
Wed
Weds Workshop – Moises Garza Lectures Follow-Up Discussion @ on Zoom
Jul 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A follow-up discussion of Moises Garza’s lectures on July 17 about Ancestry.com search strategies and Mexican border crossing cards. Attendees are encouraged to bring their comments and questions.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Aug
4
Wed
Weds Workshop – When & Why I Got Interested In Genealogy” @ on Zoom
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Fran will lead a discussion with group members contributing their stories about when and why they became interested in genealogy.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Aug
11
Wed
Weds Workshop – Members Helping Members @ on Zoom
Aug 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Bring your genealogy questions and problems for help from members of the group. Detailed problems that are specific to your family should be submitted in advance to the email discussion group (GENCAMLIB@googlegroups.com) with a description about what research you have done already and the research question you are trying to answer. General questions and topics for discussion may be raised in class and need not be submitted in advance.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Aug
18
Wed
Weds Workshop – Two Family Human Interest Stories @ on Zoom
Aug 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Brian will be sharing a story about his family’s connection with President Calvin Coolidge; and Dalya will share about her family’s experiences during the Teheran Children’s March


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Aug
25
Wed
Weds Workshop – Judy Janes Lecture Follow-Up Discussion @ on Zoom
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A follow-up discussion of Judy Jane’s lecture this month about discovering family history in online newspapers. Attendees are encouraged to bring their comments and questions.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Sep
1
Wed
Weds Workshop – “No, We’re Not Related” @ on Zoom
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Sandy Hall will talk about her interesting experience with someone who insisted they are related, even though they’re not!


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Sep
8
Wed
Weds Workshop – Members Helping Members @ on Zoom
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Bring your genealogy questions and problems for help from members of the group. Detailed problems that are specific to your family should be submitted in advance to the email discussion group (GENCAMLIB@googlegroups.com) with a description about what research you have done already and the research question you are trying to answer. General questions and topics for discussion may be raised in class and need not be submitted in advance.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Sep
15
Wed
Weds Workshop – Technology Special Interest Group @ Online using Zoom
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

The VCGS Technology Special Interest Group uses a workshop format. Attendees are encouraged to raise topics they need help with or that they would like to know more about and our members will chip in to offer advice and ideas. Our meetings are open to the public. Leaders are Ray Roth and Don Worth. Contact Don Worth, worth@ucla.edu, if you would like to join us.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Class Googlegroup email discussion list prior to the meeting. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Sep
22
Wed
Weds Workshop – Sue Adams & Brian Rhinehart Follow-Up Discussion @ on Zoom
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A follow-up discussion of Sue Adam’s lecture on English Manorial Records and Brian Rhinehart’s lecture on War of 1812 records this month. Attendees are encouraged to bring their comments and questions.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]

Sep
29
Wed
Weds Workshop – Civil War Stories @ on Zoom
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lyn will lead a discussion with group members contributing their stories about their Civil War ancestors.


[This meeting will be held online with Zoom and an invitation will be sent out to the VCGS Weds Workshop Googlegroup email discussion group just prior to the meeting around 10 AM. If you are not already on the email discussion group you may contact the webmaster at webmaster@venturacogensoc.org to be added.]