Oregon Genealogical Society

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2019 Spring Seminar
Saturday, March 23, 2019
Northwood Christian Church
 
Our spring seminar is just 2 months away. Get all the details now!
 


Spring Book Sale
Saturday & Sunday, April 6 & 7, 2019
 
The library received a large donation of books from the family of a member who passed away in November. These books covered a variety of topics including genealogy, history, writing, poetry, literature, biographies, novels, travel, cats, cookbooks, dieting, natural healing, self-help and reference books. We all have books that we no longer use so why not donate them to OGS? Whether you are downsizing, simplifying, or spring cleaning, you can donate your books to us.
 
Volunteers are needed to set out the majority of the books on Friday evening, April 5th, starting at 5:30 pm until done.  Saturday and Sunday we will need 3 people per shift to monitor the books and answer questions. We already have someone to handle money. Contact Dawn at library@oregongs.org.
 
Saturday, April 6th shifts
9 AM - noon
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
2:00 - 4:30 PM

Sunday. April 7th shifts 
9:30 AM - noon
11:45 AM - 2:30 PM
2:15 - 5:00 PM
 
OGS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization so your donation is tax deductible. You will need to complete a donation form in order to claim the deduction. Donations will be accepted beginning February 1st. Please bring your donation in a box or bag with your donation form. High value items must be itemized, regular books may be listed by number of softbacks, hardbacks, or category with a value.
 

 
Questions? Email us.
 
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UPCOMING
EVENTS
February 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 ...
February 23
Lunch & Learn
  Lunch & Learn Sessions are 11 AM to 2 PM and open to OGS members and the public. ...
March 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 ...
March 3
Research Roundtable
  Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come ...
March 9
Spreadsheets for Genealogy Research Part 2
THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF THE JANUARY 12th CLASS. Have an idea for a genealogy form? Want to keep ...
March 12
Board Meeting
  The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend. For more ...
March 16
Using Land Records to Fill in the Blanks
  Learn how researching land records can provide valuable information on your ancestors from where the land was located, how ...
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