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Pinterest for the Genealogist
Monday, September 16
Pinterest for the Genealogist  (Brown Bag Lunches)
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
West Waco Library 5301 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas
PINTEREST FOR THE GENEALOGIST
Pinterest isn't just for crafts and recipes! Join Central Texas Genealogical Society's Webmaster, Ron Barnett, for tips on using Pinterest to conduct and share your family research.  You are welcome to bring your lunch.  Beverages will be furnished. 


Publishing to Perfection
Monday, September 23
Publishing to Perfection  (Monthly CTGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
West Waco Library 5301 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas
PUBLISHING TO PERFECTION
Writers Jane Williamson and Linda Jordan will join us as they explain two different journeys in writing their books:   a Family History Book and a Regional Genealogy Resource. Learn what inspired these two writers, how they choose to organize their information, what challenges they had, and finally about what decisions went into publishing. Be inspired to sit down and finally publish your story or topic! 



STATE-WIDE 2019 GENEALOGY LOCK-IN
Friday, October 18
STATE-WIDE 2019 GENEALOGY LOCK-IN  (Workshops)
10:00 am to 8:30 pm
West Waco Library 5301 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas
STATE-WIDE 2019 GENEALOGY LOCK-IN
10:00 A.M. TO 8:30 P.M.
Early Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.
Join us for a fascinating schedule of 8 shared virtual webinars from across the country.
Visit with Heritage & Historical Societies, receive a goody bag of great information, door prizes
See attached schedule of events & topics on this fun filled day.  
This is a FREE event and open to the public! 
 
Do you have a road block in your family research and need some help?  During the Lock-In, the Lone Star Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) will be hosting an ANCESTORS ROADSHOW  from 3:30 pm-8:00 pm.  The Roadshow is an opportunity for you to enjoy a free 15-minute consulation with a professional genealogist from the Lone Star Chapter. You can ask questions about a specific genealogical problem or get general information on how to approach a research quandry.  This an excellent chance to get expert advice on that "brick wall" dilemma or "elusive ancestor" in your family history research.  Time slots are limited. Roadshow appointments are limited to one-per customer on a first-come, first-served basis.  Walk-up registration will begin at 3 p.m. on October 18.  The registration process includes submitting a filled-out questionnaire describing the problem and the research done so far.   
Sponsored by Genealogy Center of the Waco-McLennan County Library & the Central Texas Genealogical Society. Programs are provided by the Genealogy Network of Texas (GNT), a state-wide initiative to connect libraries & genealogical societies to provide educational and research opportunities and which is spearheaded by the Genealogy Center of the Waco-McLennan County Library.  


Monday, October 28
The Women of Fort Boonesborough, Kentucky  (Monthly CTGS Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
West Waco Library 5301 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas
THE WOMEN OF FORT BOONESBOROUGH, KENTUCKY
What would it have been like to be one of the first pioneer women settlers coming through the Cumberland Gap into Kentucky to Fort Boonesborough in 1775?  What could you take on your journey? How could you feed your family? How would you take care of the ill or wounded?  What would a typical day be like?   Come discover who these courageous women were and how their roles were similar or differed from other women in the 13 colonies.  Discover genealogical sources in Kentucky and along the Wilderness Road.  



Monday, November 25
Holiday Party  (Monthly CTGS Meetings)
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
West Waco Library 5301 Bosque Blvd, Waco, Texas
HOLIDAY PARTY & YEAR END CELEBRATION
Get a preview of the year 2020 with Central Texas Genealogy and let's break bread together like our ancestors did after a plentiful harvest! You are welcome to bring a dish to share with our membership.