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Saturday, October 2
All Those Graves!  (Education)
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
 
Come learn about Find A Grave, BillionGraves, and Interment.net. We will cover the differences between these three websites and how to use them for your family history research.
 
Instructor:  Debra Sorensen
Cost:  $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers.
 
**Register in advance for this class by emailing the instructor to receive the class link. Then mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401.
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the class. Please join 15 minutes early, so that we can get started on time.


Saturday, October 9
Finding Newspapers from Other Countries  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
In April I covered a wide variety of US newspapers sources, this time you will learn about resources for finding foreign newspapers in the Us and other countries online and offline, and a couple of US newspaper sites not covered in April. Please join 15 minutes early, so that we can get started on time.
 
Instructor:  Dawn Carlile
Cost:  $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers.
 
**Register in advance for this class using this link: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIpf-yrqT4vG9zYtY1x9rchwbXqJB1rbTsQ
 
After registering mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401 and use the link in the email to add the class to your Google, Outlook, or other calendar app. You will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the class. 


Saturday, October 16
Intro to Genealogy  (Education)
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
 
This class will help you get started with your family history, including planning and organizing your projects, useful forms, how to decide what you will research first, and creating a basic tree.
Instructor:  Debra Sorensen
Cost:  FREE
 
**Register in advance for this class by emailing the instructor to receive the class link. Then mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401.
 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the class. Please join 15 minutes early, so that we can get started on time.


Saturday, October 23
October Genealogy Chat  (Education)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
On Zoom - Preregistration is required to receive the link
Please join us for our September Genealogy Chat on Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.
 
Topic:  Comparison of some of the different search engines and how results differ for genealogy research 
 
Everyone is invited to join us, so invite your friends, family, and genealogy buddies.
 
** Register in advance for this meeting using this link:
** After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the event.
 



Saturday, November 6
Tips for Getting the Most Out of FamilySearch.org - UPDATED  (Education)
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Zoom Meeting - Registration required to receive the link for this class
 
Learn how to find the newest digitized records, the various search methods available, how to navigate the different search options, understand what is included in their collections, why you don't find your ancestor, and how to download images. This class is useful to all levels of researchers, beginner to advanced. 
Instructor: Dawn Carlile
 
Cost:  $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers. 
Please mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401 and indicate it is for the FamilySearch class.
 
** Preregistration is required for each class. Register using this link:
 https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwscuCvrTgoEt1ICu-xInu_cux41-BZzVwW
After registering mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401 and use the link in the email to add the class to your Google, Outlook, or other calendar app. You will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the class.


Saturday, November 20
DNA Class  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
On Zoom - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class
CLASS DESCRIPTION COMING SOON
 
Instructor:  Linda Forrest
Cost:  $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers.
 
Register with the Zoom link below, then mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401.
 
**Register in advance for this meeting using this link:**
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the event. Please join 15 minutes early, so that we can get started on time.


Saturday, November 27
November Genealogy Chat  (Education)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
On Zoom - Preregistration is required to receive the link
Please join us for our September Genealogy Chat on Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.
 
Topic:  Comparison of browsers:  Chrome, Firefox, Edge, etc.
 
Everyone is invited to join us, so invite your friends, family, and genealogy buddies.
 
** Register in advance for this meeting using this link:
** After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the event.
 



Saturday, December 11
Military Records Workshop  (Education)
10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
 
This workshop will cover military records for the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Mexican American War, Civil War, and Spanish American War focusing on available records, bounty land, and pension files. There will be a short break for lunch. We anticipate having in-person attendees as well as virtual attendees on Zoom. Everyone will register using the link below.
 
Instructors:  Linda Aubrey & Dawn Carlile
Cost:  $30 Members and $35 for nonmembers.
 
**Register in advance for this class using this link:  
 
After registering mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401, and use the link in the email to add the class to your Google, Outlook, or another calendar app. You will receive a confirmation email from Zoom containing information about joining the meeting on the day of the class.