Nearby Society Event

The VGS 22nd Annual Family History Seminar (Nearby Society Event)

The Villages Genealogical Society welcomes Cyndi Ingle ... Seminar Topics: Cyndi's List in PracticeSometimes overwhelming to beginners and sometimes underused by veterans, Cyndi's List is a research tool that is robust with resources helpful in everyone's research. Using specific eamples for beginners, as well as more advanced researchers, we will explore the site and point out how ...

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Thursday Meeting (Nearby Society Event)


This a small group of members who meet to discuss and share genealogical stories, findings, and assist each other to tear down their brick walls.  Hosted by Tammy Patascher and Mary Rivers. Participate via Zoom:

CANCELLED – VGS Family History Expo (Nearby Society Event)

Savannah Regional Recreation Center 1545 Buena Vista Boulevard, The Villages, FL

We’re disappointed to have to announce that The Villages Genealogy EXPO, which was set to be held 25 March 2020 at the Savannah Center, has been canceled. In recent days, major vendors have canceled their attendance because of corporate “no travel” policies during the period of uncertainty about the coronavirus. Other vendors canceled because of ...

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Intro to Genealogy & Genetic Testing (Nearby Society Event)

Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Public Library 1505 Nebraska Ave., Tampa, FL

Want to take up genealogy but don't know where to start? This beginner's class gives attendees the tools to get started and strategies to succeed in family research. There'll also be discussion on the various genetic testing sites available and the pros and cons of such searches.

Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society: Research Help and Monthly Meeting (Nearby Society Event)

Robert W. Saunders, Sr. Public Library 1505 Nebraska Ave., Tampa, FL

The Tampa Chapter of the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Inc. (AAHGS) strives to preserve African-ancestral family history, genealogy, and cultural diversity by teaching research techniques and disseminating information throughout the community.  AAHGS members promote scholarly research, provide resources for historical and genealogical studies, create a network of persons with similar interests, and assist members ...

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