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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.
 
 
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UPCOMING
EVENTS
November 16
Analyzing Marriage Records
Marriage records involve more than just a marriage certificate. Overlooking other related records can mean missing important clues about your ...
November 16
DNA Interest Group
  The DNA Interest Group meets on the third Saturday of each month in January, March, May, July, September, and November.   ...
November 23
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 ...
November 23
Lunch & Learn
  Lunch & Learn Sessions are 11 AM to 2 PM and open to OGS members and the public. ...
December 7
OGS Writers Group
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history ...
December 10
Board Meeting
  The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend. For more ...
December 14
Researching in Military Records
Details to follow.   Instructor:  Linda Aubrey Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests Plan to arrive 15 minutes ...
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