May 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.

May 3, 2018            Topic:  Secrets of the US Federal Census - How Did Enumeration Really Work?

Thursday,               Speaker:  Thomas MacEntee

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.\


May 5, 2018             Topic: DNA Painter How-To

Saturday,                 Speaker:  

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:


May 9, 2018           Topic:  When Worlds Collide

Wednesday,           Speaker:  Judy G. Russell, “The Legal Genealogist,”

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.


May 12, 2018          Topic:  Ask the Experts

Saturday,                Speaker: several IGG members

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.


May 19, 2018        Topic:  Evidence Analysis: Finding the Right Record
Saturday,                Speaker  Rhoda Miller, CG

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:


May 24, 2018          Topic:  Sex, Lies and Genealogical Tape

Thursday,                 Speaker:  Ron Arons

7:00-9:00 p.m.          Location: Mid Island JCC-Y, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY.  No fee

6:30 Help session   Sponsored by: The Jewish Genealogy Society of Long Island. Info: Randi (516) 507-7843


May 26, 2018          Topic:  Disease, Disasters, Distress
Saturday,                  Speaker:  Lisa Alzo (Webinar)

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.



Huntington Historical Society Genealogy Workshop



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 :  04/17/2018