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.

October 5, 2019 - General Membership Meeting

Huntington Beach Central Library ~ New Meeting Times and Locations are Shown Below
New Times
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: Spanish Sacramental & Civil Records Linda Serna Presentation of Regional Genealogical Research Tips/Tools, with Q & A
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Balboa Room SIG 3: Family Tree Maker Kristi Sexton Presentation of Information on Popular Genealogical Software and Websites, with Q & A
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Room E SIG 4: Ask a Genealogist Panel Discussion Ask any Genealogy Question
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 Laurice Johnson Family Search: Making the Most of Your Search Through MILLIONS of Pages of Records
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 Laurice Johnson Passing on the Genealogy Before You Do
12:10 PM Adjourn. Visit our OCCGS Genealogy Collection or have lunch with an OCCGS Colleague - Enjoy Your Afternoon!

October 7, 2019 - 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...
  • Sunday October 13 - DNA Foundations Class

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ 1:00-4:00 PM ~ Rooms C & D
    I have my DNA results, NOW WHAT? This class is for people who already have their DNA results and want to know what to do next.
    • OCCGS Members $20, Nonmembers $25
    • Must have your DNA Results
    • Limited Space for only 30 people.
    • Pre-registration is required. Online registration opens August 15th at noon.
    • Wi-Fi access will be provided: Please bring your Laptop Computer, iPads, or Tablets - whatever you use to access your DNA tests and family tree.
    For more information email info@occgs.com

    November 2, 2019 - General Membership Meeting

    Huntington Beach Central Library ~ New Meeting Times and Locations are Shown Below
    New Times
    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: Scots-Irish Research Carol Tackett Presentation of Regional Genealogical Research Tips/Tools, with Q & A
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Balboa Room SIG 3: TBA TBA Presentation of Information on Popular Genealogical Software and Websites, with Q & A
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Room E SIG 4: Ask a Genealogist Panel Discussion Ask any Genealogy Question
    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 Linda Serna Making Sense of the Census
    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 Linda Serna Polish Research
    12:10 PM Adjourn. Visit our OCCGS Genealogy Collection or have lunch with an OCCGS Colleague - Enjoy Your Afternoon!

    November 4, 2019 - 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...
  • 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 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.