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Wednesday, June 12
Civil War Confederate Records (Hybrid)  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
HYBRID: OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR and on Zoom
 
NOTE: This is a Wednesday. The class will be recorded and available for viewing for two weeks following the class.
 
We’ll review what records are available for researching Confederate soldiers and where you can find them, online and offline. You might be surprised at soe of these resources.
 
Instructor: Dawn Carlile
Class fee: $10 for OGS members and $15 for nonmembers
 
Register here: attend on Zoom    OR     attend in person, then mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401-3148. If you would like to pay with a credit card, please call 541-517-0984.
 


Friday, June 14
DNA SIG  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
We are meeting on the second Friday in June.
 
The DNA Special Interest Group meets on the first Friday of each month in the OGS Annex. It is open to members and the public. Bring whatever DNA questions you have to the meeting. It is a place for anyone with questions about how or where to find information can come together and help each other. If you are not able to attend but have questions, please email us
 


Friday, June 21
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 6: Analyze Your Sources & Evaluate Your DNA Matches​. 
Additional Material: RLP 243, 61, 7, 3
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald


Saturday, June 22
June Lunch & Learn  (Education)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
LUNCH & LEARN - Meets In-Person 
Saturday, June 22 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PT
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR (next to the OGS Library)
 
11:00 am Roundtable Discussion Topic: Oregon Pioneer Certificates
Have an Oregon ancestor and thinking about applying for an Oregon Pioneer or Early Settler certificate? Terri Thompson, Certificates Committee Chair, and Bob McDonald, certificate applicant, will share tips and answer questions about the process.
12:00 pm Potluck salad and dessert lunch. Members donate a salad or dessert for the lunch, or you may bring your own sack lunch and beverage. Coffee, hot tea, water, cups, plates, napkins, and utensils are provided. If you have a special diet, then feel free to bring your own lunch. (We ask for a suggested donation of $5.00 to cover the cost of supplies and meeting room rent.)

  1:00 pm Program: (This program will be a hybrid presentation on Zoom. Registration for Zoom is required.)
Researching in the Prairie State (Illinois and the St. Louis, MO Area) – Diane Walsh, St. Clair County (IL) Genealogical Society. Illinois was a crossroads for pioneers and immigrants on their way West. Plant your westerner back in Illinois and discover state, county, and municipal documents created for or about him with tips from this lecture. 
    Diane Walsh is the author of research guides on Illinois and St. Clair County, two family tomes, and production coordinator of St. Clair County History Volume II. She is a life member, parliamentarian, webmaster, and past-president of the St. Clair County Genealogical Society (SCCGS). She enjoys sharing research tips, tools, and her genealogical successes and failures with others willing to listen.

 
This monthly educational and social gathering by OGS is open to OGS members and the public. We start at 11:00 am Pacific with a roundtable discussion with attendees sharing their knowledge about the topic. A potluck salad and dessert lunch at noon will be followed by an education program from 1:00 - 2:00 pm Pacific. We meet in person in the OGS Annex at 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, next to our library. 



Friday, July 19
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 7: Locality Research & Ethnicity
Additional Material: RLP 244, 186, 175, 63, 18, 4-5
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald


Saturday, July 27
July Lunch & Learn (In-Person Only)  (Education)
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
 
This monthly educational and social gathering by OGS is open to OGS members and the public. We start at 11:00 am Pacific with a roundtable discussion with attendees sharing their knowledge about the topic. A potluck salad and dessert lunch at noon will be followed by an education program from 1:00 - 2:00 pm Pacific. We meet in person in the OGS Annex at 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, next to our library.
 
11:00 am  Round Table Discussion Topic: TBD
 
12:00 pm  Potluck Salad and Dessert lunch - Members donate a salad or dessert for the lunch or you may bring your own sack lunch and beverage. Coffee, hot tea, cups, plates, napkins, and utensils are provided. If you have a special diet, then feel free to bring your own lunch. (We ask for a suggested donation of $5.00 to cover the cost of supplies and meeting room rent.)

  1:00 pm  Program: Y-DNA - Sweet Icing on a Bitter Cake – Wendi Babst (Bend Genealogical Society)
 



Friday, August 16
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 8: DNA Tools & Methodology
Additional Material: RLP 245, 246, 176, 69-70
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald



Friday, September 20
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 8: Research Planning with DNA
Additional Material: RLP 247, 187, 177, 116, 83, 6
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald



Friday, October 18
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 9: Research Logs & Writing as You Go
Additional Material: RLP 248, 189, 190, 178, 118, 88-89, 59, 8
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald



Friday, November 15
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 9: Correlation Findings & Finishing the Research Report
Additional Material: RLP 249, 179, 125-127, 119, 9
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald



Friday, December 20
Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group  (Special Interest Groups)
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
OGS Annex, 965 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR
Chapter 9: What's Next? Publishing, Productivity, and Further Education
Additional Material: RLP 250, 109, 97
 
We will have our Research Like a Pro with DNA Study Group on the third Friday of the month at 3pm in the OGS Library Annex. A proposed schedule for the year is below.
 
I've included several Research Like a Pro podcasts that you can listen to for content relevant to each chapter of the book. These can be found on YouTube, iTunes, or whatever app you use to listen to podcasts.
 
I've also listed audio/video presentations with additional useful information. These can also be found on YouTube. Below are links for the RLP with DNA book if you haven't already purchased one.
 
Please let me know if you have any questions. Bob McDonald