This week at CGS (August 21-27)

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This week’s events include a discussion of German Genealogy and members’ special interest groups on RootsMagic and Eastern European genealogy. For more information or to register, click the hyperlinks for any event. All times are Pacific Daylight Time.

Monday, August 21, 1-5 PM. Digital Archiving Committee. Volunteers needed to help digitize CGS’s unique collections so they can be made available online. Snacks and fun included! Free. To join us, email Ron Madson: [email protected]

Wednesday, August 23, 11 AM. Tips & Talk at the Oakland FamilySearch Center.
This week: “Beginning Your German Genealogy” with Robert Jackson. All are welcome to discuss German genealogy, including how to discover the villages of origin of your German ancestors and then using those discoveries to access centuries of records in German archives, now increasingly online. Bring your questions and specific challenges. Free.

Wednesday, August 23, 6:30 PM. RootsMagic Special Interest Group.

Saturday, August 26, 1-3 PM. Eastern European Special Interest Group. Our quarterly meeting today will be a hybrid one–join us in person if you can for socializing and snacks!

Library hours: Thursdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturdays 10 a.m.-4 p.m. See website for details.

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