Two upcoming events presented by the St. Louis Genealogical Society are:
Google Your Family Tree by Daniel M. Lynch August 15, 2009 at the Viking Conference Center in Sunset Hills, MO His topics will be:
Basic Facts about Using Search Engines
Special Symbols for Effective Filtering
Search Strategies; Conducting Queries for Names and Places
Searching Google Books
Fees: $45.00 member/$55 non-member includes lunch, prices increase after August 1.
Virginia: The Old Dominion State by Barbara Vines Little, CG October 24, 2009 at the Viking Conference Center in Sunset Hills, MO. Her topics will be:
County Records: The Nuts and Bolts of Virginia Research
Patents and Grants: Virginia's Land Records
Virginia's Tax Records: A Gold Mine of Information
Virginia's Military Records: Colonial Militia through the Civil War
Fees: $45.00 member/$55.00 non-member includes lunch, prices increase after October 9.
Please see the STLGS website for more information.