Calendar

There will be a $5.00 charge for all non-members of OCCGS for every workshop/SIG. OCCGS members must present their membership card.

Saturday February 1, 2020 - General Membership Meeting

Huntington Beach Central Library ~ Meeting Times and Locations are Shown Below
Time
Location
Activity
Presenter
Subject
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Room B SIG 1: DNA Mark Hammond Presentation of DNA Information, with Q & A
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Maddy Room SIG 2: French-Canadian Research Barbara Gossett Presentation of Regional Genealogical Research Tips/Tools, with Q & A
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Balboa Room SIG 3: SLC Prep Hal Horrocks How-To Tips on Planning for OCCGS' Salt Lake City Trip
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Room E Dark
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
9:45 AM Rooms C & D General Meeting Kristi Sexton General Meeting and Announcements
10:00 AM- 10:55 AM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Larry Naukam Lions and Tigers and Blogs, Oh, My! - Using blogs, podcasts and other sources to expand your genealogical knowledge.
10:55 AM- 11:15 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
11:15 AM- 12:10 PM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Larry Naukam Land Records - And Using Them to Build a Place History of Where Your Family Lived.
12:10 PM Adjourn. Visit our OCCGS Genealogy Collection or have lunch with an OCCGS Colleague - Enjoy Your Afternoon!

Monday Febuary 3, 2020 - Free Beginning Genealogy Class

Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room
Learn how to:
  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more...
  • Monday March 2, 2020 - Free Beginning Genealogy Class

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room
    Learn how to:
  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more...
  • Saturday March 7, 2020 - 7th Annual OCCGS BASH and Book Faire

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM ~ Library Theater

    Saturday April 4, 2020 - General Membership Meeting

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ Meeting Times and Locations are Shown Below
    Time
    Location
    Activity
    Presenter
    Subject
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Various Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings TBA TBA
    9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
    9:45 AM Rooms C & D General Meeting Kristi Sexton General Meeting and Announcements
    10:00 AM- 10:55 AM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Colleen Fitzpatrick TBA
    10:55 AM- 11:15 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
    11:15 AM- 12:10 PM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Colleen Fitzpatrick TBA
    12:10 PM Adjourn. Visit our OCCGS Genealogy Collection or have lunch with an OCCGS Colleague - Enjoy Your Afternoon!

    Monday April 6, 2020 - Free Beginning Genealogy Class

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room
    Learn how to:
  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more...
  • Saturday May 2, 2020 - General Membership Meeting

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ Meeting Times and Locations are Shown Below
    Time
    Location
    Activity
    Presenter
    Subject
    8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Various Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings TBA TBA
    9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
    9:45 AM Rooms C & D General Meeting Kristi Sexton General Meeting and Announcements
    10:00 AM- 10:55 AM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Francie Kennedy TBA
    10:55 AM- 11:15 AM Break: Bring a Snack or Visit the Cafe
    11:15 AM- 12:10 PM Rooms C & D Guest Speaker Francie Kennedy TBA
    12:10 PM Adjourn. Visit our OCCGS Genealogy Collection or have lunch with an OCCGS Colleague - Enjoy Your Afternoon!

    Monday May 4, 2020 - Free Beginning Genealogy Class

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room
    Learn how to:
  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more...
  • Monday June 1, 2020 - Free Beginning Genealogy Class

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 7:00 PM ~ Balboa Room
    Learn how to:
  • Properly research your family's history
  • Trace your ancestors using census records
  • Organize your research using genealogy software
  • Research the internet to find your ancestors
  • And much more...
  • No General Meeting in June. Enjoy the Break!

    General Meetings

    Visitors are welcome at our General Membership Meetings! Join us and learn more about OCCGS!

    SAVE THESE 2020 DATES

    Saturday March 7, 2020
    BASH with Paul Woodbury

    Saturday August 15, 2020
    Dinner Event with
    Daniel Horowitz

    Saturday October 3, 2020
    DNA Day with Blaine Bettinger


    Contact OCCGS:

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

    General Information: info@occgs.com

    Find more email addresses at our Board Members page.