The Day of Genealogy will return in 2018! In the previous years, we have learned from Judy G. Russell, John Colletta, and Blaine Bettinger.SO WHO WILL SPEAK IN 2018? J. Mark Lowe, C.G, FUGA. Check the DOG Registeration Page or the Calendar Events for 15 September 2018 event.
In Case You Haven't Heard . . .
Family History Microfilm Discontinuation takes effect September 1, 2017. The last day to order microfilm from the Family History Library is August 31, 2017.
The Official Announcement from the LDS Church can be read here.
New Members and current members can now join and renew online. See Join Now and Membership Renewal Tabs on the left.
Check out the Photo Tab. A photo of the Hollywood School Body in 1928 has been posted with names of those in the picture.
Presentations were made at each elementry school.
The St. Mary's County Genealogical Society agreed to underwrite the cost of one Washington portrait. A number of local schools were given portraits from a large financial grant received by the Mount Vernon Ladies' Association. Other schools were sponsored by donations from private individuals. The St. Mary's County Genealogical Society is the first community organization to sponsor a school. We were there when the Sons of the American Revolution presented the portrait to principal Jeffrey D. DiRenzo and several of the photos from the presentaion can be viewed here. Presentation photos.
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