January 2019


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. 2, 2019                Topic:  Climbing Your Family Tree

Wednesday,               Location:  Patchogue-Medford Library, 54-60 E. Main St., Patchogue.  No Fee. Please register

10am-12.00 pm   .     Sponsored by: Patchogue-Medford Genealogy Research Group.  Info:  631-654-4700


Jan. 3, 2019            Topic:  Show & 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: shennefield1@gmail.com   No fee.


Jan. 5, 2019             Topic: Pay it Forward: Members Helping Members with the Basics

Saturday,                  Speaker:  Select Members

10 am to noon         Location: Sachem Public Library, 150 Holbrook Road. Holbrook, New York 11741. No Fee

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


Jan. 12, 2019         Topic:  Using the New IGG Website

Saturday,                Speaker: Michael Cassara, VP of IGG

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


Jan. 19, 2019        Topic:  FamilySearch Features, Foibles, Tips, and Tricks
Saturday,                Speaker  Marie Scalisi

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. 26, 2019         Topic:  Italian Genealogy and Q & A

Saturday,               Speaker:  Alec Ferretti

2:00-3:30  p.m.       Location:  Connetquot Public Library, 760 Ocean Avenue, Bohemia, NY.

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


Jan. 26, 2019          TopicUsing Historic Burying Grounds in Genealogical Research
Saturday,                 Location: Brentwood Public Library, 34 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY.  No Fee. 

10-11.30 a.m.          Sponsored by: Brentwood Genealogists. Info: www.brentwoodnylibrary.org


Jan. 27, 2019         Topic:  Lost and Found: Where were the 4000 members of the Richard Family of Hungary?

Sunday,                  Speaker: George Richard

2:00-4:00 pm         Location: Mid Island JCC-Y 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY No fee. 1:30 

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 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. 




Updated :  02/15/2019