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Saturday, March 3
OGS Writers Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history work is usual, but any genre may be shared. Visitors and non­members are always welcome ​to just come and listen to others read their work. It's a good way to get motivated to start your own writing.
 
For more information call Ferne Kellow at 541-­683-­4309 or email Sandra Lawrence.
 


Sunday, March 4
Education & Seminar Committee  (Committee Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The education and seminar committee meets the first Sunday of each month from 1 PM to 2 PM at the OGS Library. 

This committee plans the spring and fall seminars and education classes and workshops. Your input is valuable and we welcome your suggestions for speakers, topics, and ideas for improving our offerings. All members are welcome to attend.

For more information please contact Dawn Carlile.


Sunday, March 4
Research Roundtable - CANCELLED  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
We will not be holding Research Roundtable in March. Join us in April!
 
Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come to a Research Roundtable where experienced researchers will offer advice on your research, for free. We meet the first Sunday of each month.
 
Please come prepared with your research question information including names, dates, places, what records you have, where you have looked, and what it is you are trying to find about this ancestor.  
 
For more information, contact Linda Aubrey or Dawn Carlile.
 
Parking: Free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.
 


Thursday, March 8
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, March 10
Family History Book Workshop, Part 3  (Classes)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
This is the 3rd session the Publications Committee is offering in their 3-part workshop to help you create your own Family History Book that can be published through the Oregon Genealogical Society.  We will talk about Copy Right on material and especially images, what you might want to put in and where it should go, do you use color or B/W for pictures and where each person should go and what to do to fluff some of your people.  Bring either or both your family books and your computer
 
Instructors:  Linda Aubrey and Ardys Vaughn
Fee:  FREE
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Tuesday, March 13
Board Meeting  (Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend.

For more information please contact the President, Linda Aubrey.


Saturday, March 17
Census Records: The Who, What, When, Where, and Why of the U.S. Federal Census  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The census has always been a valuable asset to genealogists. Learn why we have a census, what all those codes mean, the questions asked, and special instructions to the census takers for how to enter the answers.
 
Instructor:  Dawn Carlile 
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Saturday, March 17
DNA Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The DNA Interest Group meets on the thirdd Saturday of each month in January, March, May, July, September, and November.
 
Program: TBA
 
OGS members and nonmembers are welcome to attend, regardless of your experience in the use of DNA tools.  The purpose of this group is to help one another solve genealogical problems and to help interpret DNA test results. Participants share their experiences, ask questions, and everyone learns from the each other.
 
Parking: free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.
 
Questions? Contact Katherine Bell.
 


Wednesday, March 21
Fundraising Committee  (Committee Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
The Fundraising Comittee meets to discuss fundraising ideas, scheduling and volunteer staffing for fundraising activities, You may bring dinner, a snack or something to drink in a lidded container. We are always looking for new ideas to help keep the Library afloat, and we love new faces.
 
Fundraising Chair


Thursday, March 22
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, March 24
Monthly Meeting  (Meetings)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
EPUD Lunch Room, 33733 Seavey Loop Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Please note:  We wil be meeting in the EPUD lunch room through November 2018. See attached map
 
Monthly meetings are open to OGS members and the public.
     11:00 AM   Business Meeting
     12:00 PM   Lunch (members donate salads and desserts for the lunch which is available for a $5 donation.)
      Coffee, hot tea, plates and utensils provided. You may bring your own sack lunch and beverage.
     1:00 PM     Program:  TBA
 
Potluck Lunch also comes with hot coffee or tea, all utensils, plates, napkins are furnished. OGS asks for a $5.00 donation to help cover the cost of supplies. First visit is free. If you can't afford the donation just let the Treasurer know, and you will still be welcome to eat with us. If you decide at the last minute to come but don't have time to make or pick up something then come anyway. If you have a special diet then feel free to bring your own food. Everyone is welcome.
 
From I-5 Southbound:
  1. Take exit 189 toward 30th Ave for 0.2 miles.
  2. Keep right onto McVay Hwy, travel 0.6 miles.
  3. Turn left onto E 30th Ave and cross over I-5.
  4. Take the 1st left towards the Shell station & turn right.
  5. Go under the railroad overpass & make an immediate right onto Seavey Loop Rd.
  6. The EPUD driveway about 0.2 miles on your left.
  7. Please keep to the left and park in the main parking lot leaving the small lot for handicapped parking.
From I-5 Northbound:
  • Take exit 188 for 30th Ave.
  • Turn right at Shell station.
  • Follow steps 5-7 above.


Saturday, March 31
WWI and WW2 Service Records  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Where to look, how to order, where else to look when they are not available for various reasons.  How to read them and what they tell you.
 
Instructor:  Linda Aubrey
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Saturday, March 31
Education & Seminar Committee  (Committee Meetings)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
 
This committee plans the spring and fall seminars and education classes and workshops. Your input is valuable and we welcome your suggestions for speakers, topics, and ideas for improving our offerings. All members are welcome to attend.

For more information please contact Dawn Carlile.



Sunday, April 1
Research Roundtable  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come to a Research Roundtable where experienced researchers will offer advice on your research, for free. We meet the first Sunday of each month.
 
Please come prepared with your research question information including names, dates, places, what records you have, where you have looked, and what it is you are trying to find about this ancestor.  
 
For more information, contact Linda Aubrey or Dawn Carlile.
 
Parking: Free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St


Friday, April 6
Writing Your Family History Workshop  (Seminars)
6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Lane, Springfield, Oregon 97477
Our seminar speaker, Jill Morelli, will present a two hour workshop on Friday night, April 6th on writing your family stories.
 
Explore the variety of ways to present your family history by writing in multiple media forms. Exercises will get the creative writing juices flowing.
 
Location:  Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Lane, Springfield, Oregon 97477.  Doors open at 5:45 pm
 
We will send an email confirmation to those registered for the writing workshop.
 
Fee:
$25 OGS members, $28 nonmembers if received by March 31st.
$27 OGS members, $30 nonmembers if received April 1st - April 7th.


Saturday, April 7
Spring Seminar  (Seminars)
Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Ln, Springfield, OR 97477
Speaker:  Jill Morelli, CG®
 
Topics:
  1. 6500 Miles & 32 Repositories: My Travels through the Midwest
  2. Solving the Family Myth Using the Principles of Logic
  3. The Genealogical Proof Standard for Everyone
  4. Finding Our Women: 25+ Places to Find a Surname
Location:  Northwood Christian Church, 2425 Harvest Ln, Springfield, OR 97477
 
Time:  9:30 am - 4:00 pm (doors open at 9:00 am)
 
Fee:
$45 OGS members, $50 nonmembers if received by March 31st.
$50 OGS members, $55 nonmembers if received April 1st - April 7th.


Saturday, April 7
OGS Writers Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history work is usual, but any genre may be shared. Visitors and non­members are always welcome ​to just come and listen to others read their work. It's a good way to get motivated to start your own writing.
 
For more information call Ferne Kellow at 541-­683-­4309 or email Sandra Lawrence.
 


Tuesday, April 10
Board Meeting  (Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend.

For more information please contact the President, Linda Aubrey.


Thursday, April 12
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, April 14
Basic Scandinavian Research  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
This class will introduce you to the handwriting and records for the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden and Denmark.  There are more than just church records to look for in these countries.
 
Instructor:  Ardys Vaughn
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Wednesday, April 18
Fundraising Committee  (Committee Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
The Fundraising Comittee meets to discuss fundraising ideas, scheduling and volunteer staffing for fundraising activities, You may bring dinner, a snack or something to drink in a lidded container. We are always looking for new ideas to help keep the Library afloat, and we love new faces.
 
Fundraising Chair


Saturday, April 21
Newspaper Research  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Newspapers contain a wealth of information beyond obituaries and marriage announcements. Learn why you don’t always find your ancestor when you search and what else you will find in newspapers that will provide information on your ancestors and where to find newspapers including online free and subscription websites.
 
Instructor:  Dawn Carlile 
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Thursday, April 26
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, April 28
Monthly Meeting  (Meetings)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
EPUD Lunch Room, 33733 Seavey Loop Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Please note:  We wil be meeting in the EPUD lunch room through November 2018. See attached map
 
Monthly meetings are open to OGS members and the public.
     11:00 AM   Business Meeting
     12:00 PM   Lunch (members donate salads and desserts for the lunch which is available for a $5 donation.)
      Coffee, hot tea, plates and utensils provided. You may bring your own sack lunch and beverage.
     1:00 PM     Program:  TBA
 
Potluck Lunch also comes with hot coffee or tea, all utensils, plates, napkins are furnished. OGS asks for a $5.00 donation to help cover the cost of supplies. First visit is free. If you can't afford the donation just let the Treasurer know, and you will still be welcome to eat with us. If you decide at the last minute to come but don't have time to make or pick up something then come anyway. If you have a special diet then feel free to bring your own food. Everyone is welcome.
 
From I-5 Southbound:
  1. Take exit 189 toward 30th Ave for 0.2 miles.
  2. Keep right onto McVay Hwy, travel 0.6 miles.
  3. Turn left onto E 30th Ave and cross over I-5.
  4. Take the 1st left towards the Shell station & turn right.
  5. Go under the railroad overpass & make an immediate right onto Seavey Loop Rd.
  6. The EPUD driveway about 0.2 miles on your left.
  7. Please keep to the left and park in the main parking lot leaving the small lot for handicapped parking.
From I-5 Northbound:
  • Take exit 188 for 30th Ave.
  • Turn right at Shell station.
  • Follow steps 5-7 above.



Saturday, May 5
Online Tools You Should Be Using  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
There are dozens of free or low-cost online resources and tools for genealogists—and you probably haven’t heard of most of them. In this class, we’ll explore some little-known tools and also take a closer look at a few underused features at well-known sites. You are encouraged to bring your laptop and follow along.
 
Instructor:  Linda Forrest
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Saturday, May 5
OGS Writers Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history work is usual, but any genre may be shared. Visitors and non­members are always welcome ​to just come and listen to others read their work. It's a good way to get motivated to start your own writing.
 
For more information call Ferne Kellow at 541-­683-­4309 or email Sandra Lawrence.
 


Sunday, May 6
Education & Seminar Committee  (Committee Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The education and seminar committee meets the first Sunday of each month from 1 PM to 2 PM at the OGS Library. 

This committee plans the spring and fall seminars and education classes and workshops. Your input is valuable and we welcome your suggestions for speakers, topics, and ideas for improving our offerings. All members are welcome to attend.

For more information please contact Dawn Carlile.


Sunday, May 6
Research Roundtable  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come to a Research Roundtable where experienced researchers will offer advice on your research, for free. We meet the first Sunday of each month.
 
Please come prepared with your research question information including names, dates, places, what records you have, where you have looked, and what it is you are trying to find about this ancestor.  
 
For more information, contact Linda Aubrey or Dawn Carlile.
 
Parking: Free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.
 


Tuesday, May 8
Board Meeting  (Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend.

For more information please contact the President, Linda Aubrey.


Thursday, May 10
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Wednesday, May 16
Fundraising Committee  (Committee Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
The Fundraising Comittee meets to discuss fundraising ideas, scheduling and volunteer staffing for fundraising activities, You may bring dinner, a snack or something to drink in a lidded container. We are always looking for new ideas to help keep the Library afloat, and we love new faces.
 
Fundraising Chair


Saturday, May 19
Advanced Autosomal DNA Analysis  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
This class is a follow up to previous OGS classes on using autosomal DNA for genealogy. I’ll assume that you’ve taken some previous classes (or are familiar with most of the terminology) and have taken an autosomal DNA test at FamilyTreeDNA and/or Ancestry. We’ll take a closer look at some third party tools, reviewing concepts and terminology as needed, and focusing on essential tools at GEDMatch.com. In preparation, please register at GEDMatch.com and upload your ‘Raw DNA files’ to their site. They have detailed instructions for uploading from most companies once you login and click the upload link. If you have problems, come to class anyway and we’ll brainstorm solutions. We’ll also take a look at how DNAGEDcom.com can help you.
 
Instructor:  Linda Forrest
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Saturday, May 19
DNA Interest Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The DNA Interest Group meets on the thirdd Saturday of each month in January, March, May, July, September, and November.
 
Program: TBA
 
OGS members and nonmembers are welcome to attend, regardless of your experience in the use of DNA tools.  The purpose of this group is to help one another solve genealogical problems and to help interpret DNA test results. Participants share their experiences, ask questions, and everyone learns from the each other.
 
Parking: free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.
 
Questions? Contact Katherine Bell.
 


Thursday, May 24
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, May 26
Monthly Meeting  (Meetings)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
EPUD Lunch Room, 33733 Seavey Loop Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Please note:  We wil be meeting in the EPUD lunch room through November 2018. See attached map
 
Monthly meetings are open to OGS members and the public.
     11:00 AM   Business Meeting
     12:00 PM   Lunch (members donate salads and desserts for the lunch which is available for a $5 donation.)
      Coffee, hot tea, plates and utensils provided. You may bring your own sack lunch and beverage.
     1:00 PM     Program:  TBA
 
Potluck Lunch also comes with hot coffee or tea, all utensils, plates, napkins are furnished. OGS asks for a $5.00 donation to help cover the cost of supplies. First visit is free. If you can't afford the donation just let the Treasurer know, and you will still be welcome to eat with us. If you decide at the last minute to come but don't have time to make or pick up something then come anyway. If you have a special diet then feel free to bring your own food. Everyone is welcome.
 
From I-5 Southbound:
  1. Take exit 189 toward 30th Ave for 0.2 miles.
  2. Keep right onto McVay Hwy, travel 0.6 miles.
  3. Turn left onto E 30th Ave and cross over I-5.
  4. Take the 1st left towards the Shell station & turn right.
  5. Go under the railroad overpass & make an immediate right onto Seavey Loop Rd.
  6. The EPUD driveway about 0.2 miles on your left.
  7. Please keep to the left and park in the main parking lot leaving the small lot for handicapped parking.
From I-5 Northbound:
  • Take exit 188 for 30th Ave.
  • Turn right at Shell station.
  • Follow steps 5-7 above.



Saturday, June 2
OGS Writers Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history work is usual, but any genre may be shared. Visitors and non­members are always welcome ​to just come and listen to others read their work. It's a good way to get motivated to start your own writing.
 
For more information call Ferne Kellow at 541-­683-­4309 or email Sandra Lawrence.
 


Sunday, June 3
Education & Seminar Committee  (Committee Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The education and seminar committee meets the first Sunday of each month from 1 PM to 2 PM at the OGS Library. 

This committee plans the spring and fall seminars and education classes and workshops. Your input is valuable and we welcome your suggestions for speakers, topics, and ideas for improving our offerings. All members are welcome to attend.

For more information please contact Dawn Carlile.


Sunday, June 3
Research Roundtable  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come to a Research Roundtable where experienced researchers will offer advice on your research, for free. We meet the first Sunday of each month.
 
Please come prepared with your research question information including names, dates, places, what records you have, where you have looked, and what it is you are trying to find about this ancestor.  
 
For more information, contact Linda Aubrey or Dawn Carlile.
 
Parking: Free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.


Tuesday, June 12
Board Meeting  (Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend.

For more information please contact the President, Linda Aubrey.


Thursday, June 14
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Saturday, June 16
Researching in Libraries, Archives & Universities  (Classes)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
There is a wealth of information to be found in the collections of libraries, archives, and universities that will aid in your genealogy research, some is even available online. I will cover the types of material found, using finding aids, methods for accessing the information.
 
Instructor:  Dawn Carlile 
Fee:  $8 for members and $10 for guests
Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to class.
 


Wednesday, June 20
Fundraising Committee  (Committee Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
The Fundraising Comittee meets to discuss fundraising ideas, scheduling and volunteer staffing for fundraising activities, You may bring dinner, a snack or something to drink in a lidded container. We are always looking for new ideas to help keep the Library afloat, and we love new faces.
 
Fundraising Chair


Saturday, June 23
Monthly Meeting  (Meetings)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
EPUD Lunch Room, 33733 Seavey Loop Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Please note:  We wil be meeting in the EPUD lunch room through November 2018. See attached map
 
Monthly meetings are open to OGS members and the public.
     11:00 AM   Business Meeting
     12:00 PM   Lunch (members donate salads and desserts for the lunch which is available for a $5 donation.)
      Coffee, hot tea, plates and utensils provided. You may bring your own sack lunch and beverage.
     1:00 PM     Program:  TBA
 
Potluck Lunch also comes with hot coffee or tea, all utensils, plates, napkins are furnished. OGS asks for a $5.00 donation to help cover the cost of supplies. First visit is free. If you can't afford the donation just let the Treasurer know, and you will still be welcome to eat with us. If you decide at the last minute to come but don't have time to make or pick up something then come anyway. If you have a special diet then feel free to bring your own food. Everyone is welcome.
 
From I-5 Southbound:
  1. Take exit 189 toward 30th Ave for 0.2 miles.
  2. Keep right onto McVay Hwy, travel 0.6 miles.
  3. Turn left onto E 30th Ave and cross over I-5.
  4. Take the 1st left towards the Shell station & turn right.
  5. Go under the railroad overpass & make an immediate right onto Seavey Loop Rd.
  6. The EPUD driveway about 0.2 miles on your left.
  7. Please keep to the left and park in the main parking lot leaving the small lot for handicapped parking.
From I-5 Northbound:
  • Take exit 188 for 30th Ave.
  • Turn right at Shell station.
  • Follow steps 5-7 above.


Thursday, June 28
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.



Sunday, July 1
Education & Seminar Committee  (Committee Meetings)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The education and seminar committee meets the first Sunday of each month from 1 PM to 2 PM at the OGS Library. 

This committee plans the spring and fall seminars and education classes and workshops. Your input is valuable and we welcome your suggestions for speakers, topics, and ideas for improving our offerings. All members are welcome to attend.

For more information please contact Dawn Carlile.


Sunday, July 1
Research Roundtable  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Do you have a research problem? A brick wall to scale? Not sure where to look next? Then come to a Research Roundtable where experienced researchers will offer advice on your research, for free. We meet the first Sunday of each month.
 
Please come prepared with your research question information including names, dates, places, what records you have, where you have looked, and what it is you are trying to find about this ancestor.  
 
For more information, contact Linda Aubrey or Dawn Carlile.
 
Parking: Free parking is available in the Overpark Parking Garage on Oak St.


Saturday, July 7
OGS Writers Group  (Special Interest Groups)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
Everyone is invited to bring a piece of writing that they're working on to share with the group. Family history work is usual, but any genre may be shared. Visitors and non­members are always welcome ​to just come and listen to others read their work. It's a good way to get motivated to start your own writing.
 
For more information call Ferne Kellow at 541-­683-­4309 or email Sandra Lawrence.
 


Tuesday, July 10
Board Meeting  (Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
The Board of Directors meetings the 2nd Tuesday of each month. All members are invited to attend.

For more information please contact the President, Linda Aubrey.


Thursday, July 12
Book Repair Committee  (Committee Meetings)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR

The Book Repair Committee takes care of items in our library collection that are in need of minor and major repairs. Training is provided. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month from 10 AM to 2 PM at the OGS Library.

Contact Susan Lunas for more information.


Wednesday, July 18
Fundraising Committee  (Committee Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
OGS Library, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401
The Fundraising Comittee meets to discuss fundraising ideas, scheduling and volunteer staffing for fundraising activities, You may bring dinner, a snack or something to drink in a lidded container. We are always looking for new ideas to help keep the Library afloat, and we love new faces.
 
Fundraising Chair