April 2019


Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information, gflicalendar@gmail.com

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


Apr. 3,  2019            Topic:  Climbing Your Family Tree

Wednesday,             Speaker: Kathy Then

10 a.m.                       Location:  Patchogue-Medford Public Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No fee. 

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


Apr. 4, 2019              TopicTo Honor Fallen Heroes, How a Small German-American Village in NYC Experienced the Great War

Thursday,                  Speaker:  James E. Haas

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

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


Apr. 6, 2019               TopicCemetery Sources for Genealogy Research

Saturday,                   Speaker:  Robert Farrell

11:00 a.m.                  Location:  South Huntington Public Library, 145 Pidgeon Hill Road, Huntington Station NY.

                                    Sponsored by: Huntington Historical Society.  Info:  631-427-7045.


Apr. 6, 2019               Topic: She Has Her Mother's Laugh

Saturday,                   Speaker:  Carl Zimmer

10 am to noon           Location: Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Road, Holbrook, NY . No fee.

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


Apr. 10, 2019             Topic:  Understanding DNA Tests and Using Them to Find Relatives

Wednesday,              Speaker:  Susan Jaycox Murphy

7:00-8:30 p.m.            Location:  Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Avenue, Bohemia, NY. No fee.

                                    Sponsored by: Connetquot Public Library.  Info: Diane, 631-567-5079.   


Apr. 13, 2019             Topic:  Strategies to Get Your Family Tree and DNA Relatives to Respond

Saturday,                   Speaker: Patricia Ann Kellner

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: president@italiangen.org, 516-764-3159.


Apr. 20, 2019             Topic:  Behind the Walls of Institutional 19th Century New York City
Saturday,                   Speaker Joan Koster-Morales

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

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


Apr. 28, 2019             Topic:  Who We Are, When and How Did We Get Here?

Sunday,                      Speaker:  Adam R. Brown

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

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




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.


Plainview Family History Center-160 Washington Ave, Plainview, NY   (516) 433-0122; Tue 10 am-2 pm; Thu 10 am–2 pm; 7 pm–9:30 pm; Fri 10 am-2pm; Sat 11 am-3 pm; Closed 3rd Saturday, 





Updated :  04/01/2019