February 2019


Provided as a courtesy by the Genealogy Federation of Long Island

For information email gflicalendar@gmail.com

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

Feb. 2, 2019            TopicFamily Treasures

Saturday,                Speaker:  Various Members

11:00 a.m.                LocationSouth Huntington Public Library, 145 Pidgeon Hill Road, Huntington Station, NY. No fee.

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


Feb. 2, 2019            Topic: Sex, Lies & DNA

Saturday,                Speaker:  Suzanne Danet

10 a.m. 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


Feb. 6, 2019            Topic: Climbing Your Family Tree - Naturalization Records

Wednesday            Speaker:  Kathy Then

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

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


Feb. 7, 2019            Topic:  Genealogy Jeopardy

Thursday,               Speaker: Phyllis Sternemann

7:30 p.m.                  Location:  Hicksville VFW, 320 South Broadway (Route 107), Hicksville, NY. No fee.

7:00 Orientation     Sponsored by: German Genealogy Group.  Info: shennefield1@gmail.com


Feb. 9, 2019            Topic:  Crash Course in Italian History

Saturday,                Speaker:  Alec Ferretti

10:30 a.m.                Location: Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Avenue, Bethpage, NY.   No fee.

9:30 a.m. Help        Sponsored by: Italian Genealogical Group.  Info: president@italiangen.org,  516-764-3159


Feb. 16, 2019          Topic:  Annual Show-and-Tell
Saturday,                Speaker  Various Members

10  a.m.                    Location:  Bethpage Public Library, 47 Powell Avenue, Bethpage, NY.  No fee.

                                 Sponsored by: The Irish Family History Forum.  Info: Events@ifhf.org


Feb. 20, 2019         TopicFamilySearch.org

Wednesday,          Speaker:  Marie Scalisi

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.   


Feb. 23, 2019          Topic:  Researching African-American Heritage

Saturday,                Speaker: Diane Warmsley

10-11.30 a.m.   .      Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main Street, Patchogue, NY.  No fee.

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


Feb. 23, 2019          TopicRoots and the Genealogical Proof Standard
Saturday,                Speaker: Peter Ward

10-11:30 a.m.        Location: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY.  No fee. 

                                  Sponsored by: Brentwood Genealogists. Info: www.brentwoodnylibrary.org, 631-273-7883 ext. 131


Feb. 24, 2019          Topic:  A Look at New York Lost Synagogues

Sunday,                   Speaker: Ellen Levitt

2:00-4:00 p.m .        Location: Mid Island Y-JCC,  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 3rd Saturday of month (September to May). African American Museum, 110 North Franklin St., Hempstead, NY.  No fee.  Genealogy consultation available by appointment Tues. - Sat. 11AM - 4PM. 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 :  02/15/2019