Category Archives: Events & Activities

Summer Picnic – August 16th

August 16th @ 4:30 ELKS RV PARK Potluck Reserve the Date! __________  

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Of Genealogy Interest and Events

The March SGS monthly meeting will feature guest speaker Howard Crombie, with a presentation on DNA.  A good opportunity to bring your questions! ACCURACY OF AT-HOME DNA TEST KITS – Inside Edition Shouldn’t identical triplets or quadruplets have identical DNA test … Continue reading

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January 18th SGS Meeting

The Wednesday, January 18th monthly meeting will feature a video presentation:  “Three Minutes in Poland:  Discovering a Lost World in a 1938 Family Film” with Glenn Kurtz.  Join us in viewing this interesting story! Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Siuslaw Public Library Bromley Room The … Continue reading

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Genealogy News and Events

Family History Month Do you have a story to display? October is Family History Month and SGS members are invited to share a story of an interesting ancestor in the library’s display case and wall gallery.  This is a chance to showcase a special heirloom … Continue reading

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Of Genealogy Interest

Florence Green Fair There was a good crowd at the SGS booth during the Florence Green Fair this past weekend. Visitors showed great interest in learning more about family history research. Special thanks to members: Pat Rongey, Joe Culligan, Debbie Wakimoto, … Continue reading

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SGS Award and A Radio Opportunity

President Kevin Mittge accepted a Certificate of Appreciation on behalf of SGS for our Recycle Program at the May 16th City Council meeting. This is the third consecutive year SGS has received a Greener Florence award. Special thanks to member … Continue reading

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Genealogy Events and Announcements

Several upcoming genealogy workshops and seminars were mentioned during the February monthly meeting.  The following links will help you navigate to obtain more information on each event. Genealogical Forum of Oregon (Milwaukee) March 12 & 13: Discover your Irish roots … Continue reading

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