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October is Family History Month!
Join OGS as we celebrate National Family History Month in October. We are offering several free classes, a fall seminar, and an open house. All events take place at the OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, unless otherwise stated.
October 2nd        Getting Started Tracing Your Family History (FREE)
Wednesday         11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  Speaker:  Linda Aubrey
October 5th         What DNA Can and Can’t Tell You (FREE)
Saturday             10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Speaker:  Linda Forrest
                           Writers Group (FREE)
                            2:00 – 4:00 PM
October 6th         Research Roundtable (FREE)
Sunday                2:00 – 4:00 PM
October 12th       Fall Seminar Details
Saturday             Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Lane, Springfield, OR 97477
October 19th       Using Online Databases:  Family Search (FREE)
Saturday             10:00 – 11:00 AM  Speaker:  Dawn Carlile
                           Using Online Databases:  My Heritage (FREE)
                           11:30 AM – 12:30 PM  Speaker:  Dawn Carlile
                           OPEN HOUSE (FREE)
                           1:00 – 4:00 PM
October 23rd      Basic Military Research (FREE)
Wednesday        11:00 AM – 12:00 PM  Speaker:  Linda Aubrey
October 26th      Lunch & Learn (FREE)  (See Calendar for details)
Saturday            EPUD Lunchroom, 33733 Seavey Loop Rd, Eugene, OR 97405
              11:00 AM  Roundtable Discussion:  Researching in Alabama
              12:00 PM  Potluck Lunch
              1:00 PM  Program:  Finally Finding Fred Forrest with speaker 
              Linda Forrest. This talk shows how the interplay between 
              traditional genealogical research and DNA results reveals the
              true origins of the speaker's father-in-law.

For the latest news and events check out our Calendar.
Questions? Email us.

October 23
Basic Military Research (FREE)
Instructor:  Linda Aubrey Fee:  free Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.  
October 26
Education & Seminar Committee
  The education and seminar committee meets the fourth Saturday of each month from 9:30-10:30 AM at EPUD.  This committee plans ...
October 26
Lunch & Learn
  Lunch & Learn Sessions are 11 AM to 2 PM and open to OGS members and the public. ...
October 30
Using Online Databases: Ancestry (FREE)
Instructor:  Linda Aubrey Fee:  free Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.  
November 2
OGS Writers Group
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history ...
November 3
Research Roundtable
  Has been Canceled until further notice. If you need help with a problem call 541-746-2487.
November 9
Making Use of Your Ancestry DNA Results
If you haven’t looked lately, Ancestry.DNA has made a number of big changes. The presentation of your results has ...
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