Irish and Scots Irish Genealogy Lecture Tour, 08�26 March 2012

Saturday, 10 March 2012 (9:00 AM to 4:30 PM)
Programme title: Researching Your Irish Ancestors � EWGS Spring Seminar
Location of programme: Spokane Public Library, 906 W. Main, Spokane, WA 99201, Tel: 509 444 5300
Host organisation: Eastern Washington Genealogical Society
Main contact: Donna Potter Phillips, [email protected], Tel: (509) 624-4118
Registration Details: $20 Members; $25 Non-Members
Send postal registrations to: EWGS P.O. Box 1826, Spokane, WA 99210-1826
Further information: Register via the online form EWGS at:, 11 March 2012 (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
Programme title: Irish Genealogy Conference
Location of programme: Nordic Heritage Museum 3014 NW 67th St Seattle WA
Host organisation: Irish Heritage Club
Main contact: Jean A. Roth, [email protected] or John F. Keane, [email protected]
Registration Details: $45 pr person including box lunch
Further information:Register online at: OR mail the registration information (name, contact info,lunch choice and a cheque payable to IHC), to: Irish Heritage Club, P.O. Box 75123, Seattle, WA 98175
Monday, 12 March 2012 (6:00 PM to 9:00 PM)
Programme title: Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: Oregon Stamp Society Building, 4828 NE 33rd Ave Portland, OR 97211
Host organisation: The All-Ireland Cultural Society of Oregon
Main contact: Sam Keator, [email protected]
Registration Details: $20 per person. Register online at �
Wednesday, 14 March 2012
Location of programme: Tuscon, AZ � Details to be confirmed
Main contact: Nina Harrison, [email protected]
Saturday, 17 March 2012 (10.00 AM to 3.30 PM)
Programme title: Researching Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: Bentonville Public Library, 405 S. Main Street. Bentonville, AR 72712
Host organisation: Northwest Arkansas Genealogical Society
Main contact: Joyce Ater, President of NAGS
Registration Details: There is no charge to attend but those wishing to attend must register as seating is limited. They can preregister by phone 479-271-6820 or by mail: NAGS, c/o Bentonville Library at the above address, e-mail at: [email protected] or by phone, 479-271-6820 where you can leave a message.
Further information:[email protected], Tel: 479-271-6820
Monday, 19 March 2012 (9:00 AM to 5.00 PM)
Programme title: Researching your Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: Spout Springs Library Branch, Hall County Library System, 6488 Spout Springs Road, Flowery Branch, Gainesville, GA 30542
Host organisation: The Friends of the Hall County Library System
Main contact: Ronda Sanders, [email protected], Tel: 770 532-3311, ext 116
Registration Details: $35 per person. The price includes the workshop and a box lunch. Library opens 8.30am for registration, workshop beings at 9.00am. Registrations to be received by 14 March (space is limited). There will be an additional $5.00 for late registration. Mail registration forms to the Friends of the Hall County Library System, Irish Workshop, 127 Main Street,
NW, Gainesville, GA 30501-3699
Further information: On the home page click on �Adults� at the top of the screen, and then click on �Genealogy� for information about the program. Then click on �Click Here� for more details and a registration form. It is possible to register and pay online.
Tuesday, 20 March 2012 (7:00 PM to 9:00 PM)
Programme title: Researching your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: R.R. Smith Center for History and Art, 20 South New Street, Staunton, VA 24401
Host organisation: Augusta County Historical Society
Main contact:Katharine Brown, [email protected]
Registration Details: Programme free for members, non-members $5.00 each. E-mail: [email protected]. Postal address: P.O. Box 686 Staunton, VA 24402-0686
Further information: Augusta County Historical Society, 20 South New Street, Staunton, VA 24401, Tel: 540-248-4151.
Thursday, 22 March 2012 (6:30 PM to 8:30 PM)
Programme title: Researching 17th Century Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: 2nd Floor Poetry Room, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, 4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Host organisation: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Main contact:Marilyn Holt, [email protected]. Tel: 412 622 3154 (Carnegie Library)
Registration Details:Free and open to the public but pre-registration required � call 412-622-3154
Friday, 23 March 2012 (4:00 PM to 7:30 PM)
Programme title: Researching your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
Location of programme: Commodore John Barry Irish Center, 6815 Emlen Street, Mt. Airy, Philadelphia, PA 19119

Host organisation: The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
Main contact: Joyce Homan, [email protected] or Anita Coraluzzi, [email protected] Tel: (215) 545-0391
Registration Details: GSP & Irish Center Members – $20; Non-Members – $30. Register online at:
Further information:
Saturday, 24 March 2012 (9.00 AM to 4.00 PM)
Programme title: Irish and Scots-Irish Research
Location of programme: Ramapo College, 505 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, NJ 07430
Host organisation:Genealogical Society of Bergen County
Main contact:Sunday, 25 March 2012 (10.00 AM to 5.00 PM)
Programme title: Irish and Scots-Irish Seminar
Location of programme: Manheim Township Public Library, 595 Granite Run Drive, Lancaster, PA 17601, Tel: 717 560-6441
Host organisation: (Lancaster County Historical Society and President James Buchanan�s Wheatland)
Main contact: Marjorie Bardeen, [email protected], Tel: (717) 392 4633 ext. 119 or Kevin Shue, [email protected] Tel; (717) 392-4633 ext. 114
Registration Details: $75 for members/$85 for non members. For more information or to pre-register call 717 392 4633 ext. 119, or email: [email protected]
Participants should pre-register by March 19, 2012
Further information:
On the home page click on the �Events� tab at the top of the page.
Then scroll down the �upcoming events� to view information about the programme. Then click on the link to download the brochure.
21 April 2012
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society, Yakima, Washington
Jay Fonkert, CGSM will be presenting:

  • Fish and Chips Genealogy: Finding your Common English Ancestors

  • Bangers and Mash Genealogy: a Meat and Potatoes Approach to Solving English Genealogical Problems

British Institute 2012
October 8-12, 2012, Salt Lake City, Utah
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