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Wednesday, September 27
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Struve home, Colville



Saturday, October 7 through Saturday, October 7
EWGS Fall Seminar: German Research  (Local Seminars)
Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 North Wall St, Spokane, WA
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society Fall Workshop - German Research  
 
Presenters: Kent Aggers, Dolly Webb & Renata Wilde
 
1. German History Necessary for Research -- Dolly Webb
2. The German Russians -- Kent Aggers
3. Crossing the Pond -- Renate Wilde
4. Questions & Answers - a panel of Dolly, Kent & Renata
 
For More Details please visit www.ewgsi.org


Wednesday, October 11 through Wednesday, October 11
Tips for Conducting an Oral Interview  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church Basement Meeting Room- Juniper St, Colville WA
The next Northeast Washington Genealogical Society meeting is on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. We will meet in the basement meeting room of the LDS Church on Juniper Street in Colville at 1:00 PM.  Entry is located at the back of the building. The building is located one block east of the South Main Restaurant on Hwy 395.
 
With the holidays rapidly approaching now is the time to prepare for the (possibly spur-of-the-moment) opportunity to interview a loved one at a family gathering. NeWGS Prersident, Karen Struve will conduct an interview of one of our members to demonstrate what types of questions you should be prepared to ask. Oftentimes these are once-in-a-lifetime moments. Many of regret not asking the important questions that could have led us in the right direction for future research.
 
All visitors are welcome. You do not need to be a member to attend the Northeast Washington Genealogical Society's meetings.
 


Saturday, October 14 through Saturday, October 14
Understanding Your DNA - Diahan Southard speaker  (Out of Area Seminars)
9:00 am to 3:30 pm
Shalom United Church of Christ, Richland, WA
The Tri-City Genealogical Society's Fall Seminar will feature Diahan Southard, author of Understanding Your DNA.
For more information please download the attached flyer provided by the Tri-City Genealogical Society.


Wednesday, October 25
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Struve home, Colville


Saturday, October 28 through Saturday, October 28
The Bureau of Military Information (BMI) at Gettysburg - Don McConnell  (Local Events)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Country Homes Christian Church-8415 N Wall St, Spokane, WA
Saturday the 28th of October The Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW), Fort Walla Walla Camp No. 3 will have as their guest speaker, Don McConnell. As many of you may remember Don McConnell is an expert on most things dealing with the Civil War. NeWGS has been honored to have him as the featured speaker for our 2015 Fall Workshop. 
Don is an active member of the Washington (State) Civil War Association. Don is a retired Army officer, having served 25 years in Infantry and Military Intelligence assignments. He also commanded the US Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty Inspection Facility located in central Russia. In recent years Don has given presentations at nearly all Civil War battlefields as a Regular Army Civil War soldier. Don’s hobbies include Civil War living history and reenacting. You won’t want to miss his interesting talk.
Don's topic will be the Bureau of Military Information (BMI) at Gettysburg. The BMI was organized in Feb of 1863 by Maj Gen Joseph Hooker to be the military intelligence group at the headquarters of the Army of the Potomac. 
You are cordially invited to attend this event.
 



Wednesday, November 8 through Wednesday, November 8
Understanding the DAR - Who Can be a Member?  (General Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
LDS Church Basement Meeting Room-Juniper St, Colville, WA
The next Northeast Washington Genealogical Society meeting is on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. We will meet in the basement meeting room of the LDS Church on Juniper Street in Colville at 1:00 PM.  Entry is located at the back of the building. The building is located one block east of the South Main Restaurant on Hwy 395.
 
This month we will have a special guest speaker will be Debby Evans, the Registrar of the Karneetsa Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). Debby will share pointers on how to find and prove your Revolutionary ancestor. She will also explain what documentation is needed to qualify for membership.  Debby's sister is our new Vice President, Norma Yost. Both Norma and her sister are members of the Karneesta Chapter of the DAR. Their mother founded this chapter in Moses Lake.
 
All visitors are welcome. You do not need to be a member to attend the Northeast Washington Genealogical Society's meetings.
 
 


Wednesday, November 15
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Struve home, Colville
Note that this meeting is one week earlier than usual due to Thanksgiving.



Wednesday, December 13 through Wednesday, December 13
No General Meeting in December  (General Meetings)
REMINDER: Because of the holidays there will be no NeWGS general meeting in December. 
 
Season's Greetings to each of you. See you in January.


Wednesday, December 13
NeWGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
12:30 pm
Struve home, Colville
Note that this month we meet the second Wednesday since we have no general meeting.