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Wednesday, February 26
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
February board meeting



Wednesday, March 11
Seek and Ye Shall Find: Become an Ancestry Research Expert  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA
NeWGS member Kathy Ochs shares valuable information on using Ancestry.com. Are you getting the most out of Ancestry's collections? Are your searches as effective as they can be? Whether you are trying to answer a specific question or just trying to find everything you can about a specific person, we will show you how to achieve your goal.

This Ancestry Academy video is presented by Anne Gillespie Mitchell, a Senior Product Manager at Ancestry.com. She is an active blogger on Ancestry.com and writes the Ancestry Anne column.


Saturday, March 21 through Sunday, March 22
Discover Your Swedish Roots  (Out of Area Seminars)
Lindsborg, Kansas
If you have Swedish ancestors you might want to plan a road trip to Lindsborg, Kansas, in March! Lindsborg is about 70 miles north of Wichita and is nicknamed "Little Sweden, USA." They will be especially focusing on using ArkivDigital records with lots of tips on finding various types of records. Download the file attached to this notice for more information.


Wednesday, March 25
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
March board meeting


Saturday, March 28
Ancestral Origins Through the Eyes of a German Genealogist  (Out of Area Seminars)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Tumwater, WA
The Olympia Genealogical Society presents its Spring Sminar with Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG. Visit their website for more information and to register.



Wednesday, April 8
How to Date Old Photos and Save for Future Generations  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA

Long-time friend of NeWGS, Melode Hall, will share tips and references on how to date old photos, how to save the original printed old photos in a Creative Memories album and then how to save them in a Forever permanent cloud storage that you own and is private and good for your life plus 100 years.



Wednesday, April 22
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
April board meeting



Wednesday, May 13
New Family History Resources from Roots Tech Conference  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA
Details to follow


Wednesday, May 20 through Saturday, May 23
NGS Family History Conference  (Out of Area Seminars)
Salt Lake City, Utah
The National Genealogical Society will hold its annual conference in Salt Lake City this year. What a great place for family history buffs to meet! This year's topic is "Echoes of Our Ancestors." Pre-registration is open until April 17th and there is an early-bird discount of $35 for regisrations postmarked or submitted by March 17th. To register or find more information visit their website.


Wednesday, May 27
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
May board meeting



Saturday, June 6
Who Does Your DNA Think You Are?  (Out of Area Seminars)
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Renton, Washington
Diahan Southard will be fthe featured guest speaker for the South King County Genealogical Society's Spring Seminar in 2020. For more information check out their website.


Wednesday, June 10
The Family History Guide...a difference maker  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA
Once again, NeWGS member Kathy Ochs will be sharing another valuable resource for the genealogy researcher. "The Family History Guide" is a free website that represents a best-in-class learning environment for family history. Its scope is broad, but its focus is narrow enough to help you achieve your goals, step by step. Whether you're brand new to family history or a seasoned researcher—or somewhere in between—The Family History Guide can be your difference maker. It is a do-it-yourselfer's dream when it comes to learning all facets of research.  Beginners and advanced researcher alike can benefit from getting acquainted with this really helpful guide.


Wednesday, June 24
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
June board meeting



Wednesday, July 8
July general meting  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA
Details to come


Wednesday, July 22
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
July board meeting



Wednesday, August 12
The Value of Indexing  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church - Colville, WA
Barry McCombs will be sharing information about Indexing, how it is creating major advances in Family History research and how you can be a part of it. Knowing more about the process can give you insight into the errors than can occur and how you might get around them. This is a "must" class for all those actively researching and regularly using indexes.


Wednesday, August 26
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
August board meeting



Wednesday, September 23
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
September board meeting



Wednesday, October 28
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
October board meeting



Wednesday, November 18
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
November board meeting



Wednesday, December 9
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Schrader home
December board meeting