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The Orange County California Genealogical Society (established in 1963) is a non-profit, educational organization in Huntington Beach with 400 members. Read more...

Orange County California
Genealogical Society

December 2, 2023
10:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Hybrid Webinar
Cari Taplin, CG®

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joining the Zoom meeting. The Library opens at 9:00 am for in-person attendees.

10:00 am - Brief Welcome & Announcements
10:10 am - Casting the Net: Denominational and Ethnic Newspaper Research
11:15 am - Canadian Migration Patterns to the US

Learn more about Cari Taplin, CG® and the topics for December.

Volunteer Opportunities

With the library opening back up and visitors coming in to view our collection and do research in person, we have need of new volunteers. Some of these jobs can be done remotely (marked). Training is available for ALL positions. Learn more about our volunteer positions!

OCCGS Calendar

Free Hybrid Webinar
General Membership Meeting
12/02/2023: Cari Taplin, CG

Virtual Webinar
General Membership Meeting
01/06/2024: Carly Morgan, J.D.

In Person/Hybrid Webinar
General Membership Meeting
02/03/2023: Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS

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Recent Updates

11/26/23 - Calendar

11/26/23 - Speaker Bio: Carly Morgan, J.D.

11/26/23 - Speaker Bio: Colleen Robledo Greene, MLIS

11/06/23 - Recorded Webinar: Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG®

11/02/23 - Members Only: Speaker Handouts: Teresa Steinkamp McMillin, CG®

10/29/23 - Member Roster October 29, 2023

10/29/23 - Rescue the Research: Compiled Research, Blauer, James Freeman

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Orange County California Genealogical Society
c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
7111 Talbert Avenue
Huntington Beach, California 92648

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