Mark your calendar and participate in these learning experiences with other family researchers. Unless otherwise noted, all classes and programs are: 1) free and open to the public, and 2) held in the Tennessee Genealogical Society lecture room in the Germantown Regional History and Genealogy Center, 7779 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN 38138. For details call 901-413-7995 or email Tina Sansone: firstname.lastname@example.org
Genealogy Journaling (Journaling classes held the second Thursday of the month)
Thursday, March 07 ~ 10:30am to 12:00n ~ TnGenSoc Lecture Room
Discussion of writing techniques, topics and stories. You're welcome to bring your laptop or notebook and pen. No registration is required for this class.
Genealogy Toolbox / Quarterly Membership Meeting
Saturday, March 16 ~ 10:30am to 12:00n ~ TnGenSoc Lecture Room
Come learn tips on organizing research databases and links you discover. We will also discuss what to put in your genealogy toolbox to take on road trips.
Field Trip: Morton Museum of Collierville History
Thursday, March 21 ~ 11:00am to 12:00n ~ The Morton Museum of Collierville History is located at 196 North Main Street, Collierville, TN 38017 (At the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Main Street). Lunch after museum tour is optional. Meet at the Morton Museum of Collierville History or, if you need transportation, contact Tina Sansone at 901-413-7955 or email email@example.com. No registration is required for this field trip.
Spring Lecture Series: Each Thursday @ 7:00 pm, March 28 – May 02
Thursday, March 28 ~ 7:00pm to 8:00pm (50-55 minute lecture with a 10 minute break) ~ TnGenSoc Lecture Room
Guest speaker Jimmy Ogle, well known as a local historian and an 'urban explorer,' will discuss Memphis Goes to War.
Let's Discuss It (genealogy/computer discussion group)
Saturday, March 30 ~ 10:00 am to 12:00n ~ TnGenSoc Lecture Room
The first part of the session will be led by Debbie Atchley. Bring up your topic of interest and/or soak up the knowledge from the round table. The last 30 minutes will be led by P.Z. Horton who will answer questions about Family Tree Maker software. If time allows, P.Z. will demonstrate some advanced features in Family Tree Maker. No registration is required for this program. "Let's Discuss It" handouts available for download.
Registration Form and Seminar Schedule available as download: PDF
Registration: $20.00 TGS members — $25.00 nonmembers
Lisa Louise Cooke ~ Producer/Host of The Genealogy Gems Podcast ~ a free online genealogy audio show. Episodes feature research strategies, expert interviews and much more. Featured speaker Lisa Louise Cooke has an impressive bio and website.
Registration at door begins at 8:30 am, Pickering Center, 7771 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN (Next to the Germantown Regional History and Genealogy Center, 7779 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN)
Tennessee Genealogical Society
Guest Speaker Lisa Louise Cooke
9:00 am to 3:15 pm — Saturday, May 04, 2013
Registration Form and Seminar Schedule available as download: PDF / Or registration at door begins at 8:30 am
7771 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN
(Next to the Germantown Regional History and Genealogy Center, 7779 Poplar Pike, Germantown, TN)
For more information, contact Tina Sansone at 901-413-7955 or email firstname.lastname@example.org