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Sunday, June 13
Used Book Sale  (Fundraising Events)
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
955 Oak Alley, Eugene, Oregon 97402
Save the date! Details coming soon.
 
We are accepting book donations of all types. Please call 541-345-0399 or email us.to schedule drop off of donations.
 
Questions? Email Dawn.


Saturday, June 19
All Those Graves!  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
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 in 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, June 26
June Genealogy Chat  (Education)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
On Zoom - Preregistration is required to receive the link
 
Please join us for our June Genealogy Chat on Zoom at 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM.
 
Topic:  Ask your genealogy questions, we'll try to answer them
This will be an open forum where you can ask a genealogy question and we will try to provide an answer for you.
 
Everyone is invited to join us, so invite you 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, July 10
Newspaper Research - Finding Foreign Newspapers  (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 in the Us and other countries online and off line, 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, July 17
Intro to Ancestry.com  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
On Zoom - Registration required to receive the link for this class
 
This class covers the pros and cons of using Ancestry.com, including how to get started, planning and organizing your information, creating a tree, finding records and sources, editing, searching, and where to look for help.  Two hours, with handouts included.
 
Instructor: Debra Sorensen
Cost:  $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers. Limit of 12 per class.  
 
** Preregistration is required for each class so we may send you the link the Zoom session. 
Email Deb to register for this class. Then mail your check to OGS, 955 Oak Alley, Eugene, OR 97401 and indicate it is for the Intro to Ancestry class.



Saturday, August 7
Preparing for the 1950 Census - What You Can Do Now  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
The 1950 census will be released on Friday, April 1, 2022. But... it won't be searchable, You will need to find your family by looking at the images one-by-one until you locate them. It isn't all bad news though. There are things you can start doing now that will make it easy, okay easier, to find your families whether they lived in cities, towns, or rural areas.  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/tJIrfuGopzwoEtaauP-iqbKGhW3amLthLyuA
 
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, August 14
Military Records Workshop  (Education)
10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
 
This workshop will cover military records for the Revolitionary War, War of 1812, Mexican American War, Civil War, and Spanish American War focusing mainly on the pension records. 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:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwkd-qhqT4pG9D9QKOMOZV0hZ6uOfbi-NhZ
 
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, August 21
Using Google Products  (Education)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Zoom Meeting - Preregistration required to receive the link for this class.
 
Come learn about the various Google products and how they can be used in your genealogy research.  We will cover Google Drive, as well as Docs, Sheets, Photos, and Maps.
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.