January 2018


Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information call  631-257-5877

                       Be sure to check with the sponsoring organization to receive any changes in program schedules.


Jan. 4, 2018            Topic:  "Show and Tell"

Thursday,               Speaker:  various members

7:30 p.m.                  Location:  Hicksville VFW, 320 South Broadway (Route 107), Hicksville, NY.

7:00 Orientation    Sponsored by: German Genealogy Group.  Info: Ruth, 718-460-4240.   No fee.\


Jan. 6, 2018             Topic: Setting Your DNA Goals

Saturday,                 Speakers: Michael Carragher

10 am to noon         Location: Patchogue-Medford Library, 54 E. Main St., Patchogue, NY No fee

                                    Sponsored by: DNA Genealogy Group of Long Island  Info: Programming@DGGLI.org


Jan. 9, 2018          Topic:  To Be Announced

Saturday,               Speaker: Maria Puccio Arianas, of ItalyRooting Consulting

10:30 a.m.              Location: Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.   No Fee.

9:30 a.m. Help      Sponsored by: Italian Genealogical Group.  Info: 516-557-2917 or 631-587-5377.


Jan. 17, 2018          Topic:  Free Genealogy Databases

Wednesday,           Speaker:  Don Eckerle

7:00-8:30 p.m.        Location:  Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Avenue, Bohemia, NY.

                                   Sponsored by: Connetquot Public Library.  Info: Diane, 631-567-5079.   No fee.


Jan. 20, 2018        Topic:  Untapped Resources: Your Ancestors’ Political Affiliations
Saturday,               Speaker  D. Joshua Taylor

11:15 a.m.              Location:  Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, NY.  No Fee.

10:00 a.m. Help   Sponsored by: The Irish Family History Forum.  Info: Events@ifhf.org


Jan. 27, 2018          TopicThe Lost Branch; The Search fo Ancestors Sseparated at Ellis Island

Saturday,                 Speaker: Jackie Fischer

10:00-11:30 a.m.    Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No Fee.

                                   Sponsored by: Patchogue-Medford Genealogy Research Group.  Info:  631-654-4700


Jan. 27, 2018          Topic:  Genmatch: Step by Step
Saturday,                 Speaker:  Patricia Kellner

10-11.30 a.m.          Location: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY.  No Fee.

                                   Sponsored by: Brentwood Genealogists. Info: Mary Ann, 631-273-7883.


Jan. 28, 2018          Topic:  Synagogues of Long Island

Sunday,                    Speaker:  Ira Poliakoff

2:00-4:00 p.m.         Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY.  No fee

1:30 help session  Sponsored by: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island. Info: Randi (516) 507-7843




Huntington Historical Society




African Atlantic Genealogical Society - Meets 1st Friday of month (September to May). African American Museum, 110 North Franklin St., Hempstead, NY.  No fee.  For Info: Joysetta, 516-379-5466.




Updated :  01/22/2018