SKCGS Activities & Events

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
SKCGS Board of Directors Meeting

6:30pm - 8:30 pm (PT)

SKCGS Board Meeting. All SKCGS members are invited to attend; only Directors may vote. Write to Board@skcgs.org for the meeting link.


Saturday, May 7, 2022
Family Tree Maker User Group
10:00 - 12:00pm (PT)

Question & Answer. Each month, we will learn about using the features of FTM. Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/FTMUG for meeting link, meeting reminders and discussion. This is a virtual meeting with closed captioning available. Dial-in (audio only) is also available.


Monday, May 9, 2022
Genetic Genealogy / DNA Special Interest Group
1:00am - 3:00pm (PT)
Topic is: "Keeping Track of DNA Matches"

Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Genetic-Genealogy for meeting link, meeting reminders and discussion. This is a virtual meeting with closed captioning available. Dial-in (audio only) is also available.


Monday, May 16, 2022
Technology User Group (TUG)
1:00 - 3:00pm (PT)
Topic is: "Leveraging Ancestry, FamilySearch & One More Site"

Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/TUG for meeting link, meeting reminders and discussion. This is a virtual meeting with closed captioning available. Dial-in (audio only) is also available.


Friday, May 20, 2022
Research Workshop
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Access to Find My Past.com, My Heritage.com, Ancestry.com, American Ancestors.org, Geneanet.com
Seating is limited RSVP REQUIRED to Winona at w.laird@skcgs.org
Kent Family History Center, 12817 SE 256th St, Kent, WA 98042


Saturday, May 21, 2022
General Meeting
10:00am - 12:00pm
“Carriers of News and Knowledge: U. S. Post Office Records"
Presented by: Julie Miller

Post Office Records are full of genealogical riches. This lecture will discuss Post Office records, their contents, and how to access these underutilized records.

Julie Miller holds Certified Genealogist & Certified Genealogical Speaker credentials & is a fellow of the National Genealogical Society. She is a full-time professional researcher, speaker, & writer who lives in Colorado. Her articles have appeared in the NGSQ & NGS Magazine. Julie was the NGS interim Education Manager (2018), & was a member of the NGS conference committee for fourteen years and a volunteer at NARA-Denver for twenty-one years.


Monday, May 23, 2022
Genealogy Chat
1:00 - 3:00pm (PDT)
Meet Up and Chat About Genealogy

Meet up and chat about genealogy subjects and topics. We have no agenda; we just like one another! Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Society for meeting link, discussion and meeting reminders. This is a virtual meeting with closed captioning available. Dial-in (audio only) is also available.


More Upcoming General Meetings
21 May 2022 - "Carriers of News and Knowledge: Post Office Records” by Julie Millerby
18 June 2022 - “DNA Clustering: Automating Shared Matching” Alec Ferretti
17 September 2022 - “Look at Your Family in a Whole New Way, With a Mind Map” by Diana Elder

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