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Tuesday, March 28
Fort Worth Genealogical Society: Using Newspapers to Connect Your Family to History  (Other Society/Organization)
6:30 pm to 7:45 pm
Fort Worth Central Library (Downtown) 500 West 3rd Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Speaker: Ila Johnson
Old newspapers provide a wealth of insight into history and critical events as they were unfolding through time.  Gone are the days of wading through back issues of newspapers to do genealogical research.  Today, the Internet and digitization of old newspapers has made everything just a click away.  Ila Johnson will explain how to access newspapers easily at home, your local library, or at your Family History Center.



Saturday, April 1
Dallas Genealogical Society: The Texas State Library/Archives and General Land Office  (Other Society/Organization)
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas, TX 75201
Speaker: Kelvin Meyers
Kelvin will discusses what records are available on your home computer or tablet and what resources are available to the genealogist when visiting these great sources of Texas research. Even if you are across the world you don’t have to leave home to locate records about your Texas ancestors.


Wednesday, April 5
Genealogy Association of Colleyville: Daughters of the American Revolution  (Other Society/Organization)
10:00 am
Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road, Colleyville, TX 76034
Spreaker: Sharon Katz


Thursday, April 6
MCGS Meeting: Breaking Through Your Genealogy Brick Walls: A Case Study  (MCGS Monthly Meeting)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Mary Lib Saleh Euless Public Library, 201 N. Ector, Euless, TX 76039
Pre-recorded Webinar of Crista Cowen, The Barefoot Genealogist.


Friday, April 7
National Archives Fort Worth: Introduction to Military Records  (Other Society/Organization)
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
National Archives Training Room, 1400 John Burgess Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76140
Learn how to access, request, and decipher military personnel records stored at the National Archives in St. Louis.  Military records are on occasion complicated, restricted, and intimidating...but no more!   All programs are free and open to the public.
Space is limited!  Please send an email to: ftworth.education@nara.gov to reserve a space.


Monday, April 10
Grapevine Namedroppers: Researching Tennessee Ancestors  (Other Society/Organization)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way, Grapevine, TX 76051
Presenter: Pearl Deal


Thursday, April 13
Cedar Hill Genealogical Society: Way Down in Missouri  (Other Society/Organization)
7:00 pm
Zula B. Wylie Public Library, 225 Cedar St., Cedar Hill, TX 75104
Speaker: Barbara Brixey Wylie
Many genealogists in Texas and beyond discover their family has history in Missouri.  Barbara will discuss the state’s history, its geographic significance in U.S. westward migration and how family historians can research available public records in Missouri.


Saturday, April 22
Fort Worth Genealogical Society Beginners Workshop Series: Information from Archives and Libraries  (Other Society/Organization)
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Fort Worth Central Library (Downtown) 500 West 3rd Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
The workshops are free and open to the public.  Registration is not required.  After the workshop, spend time in the Genealogy and Local History Department putting your new skills to work.  The complete schedule is available at: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txfwgs/html/beginners_workshops.html


Tuesday, April 25
Fort Worth Genealogical Society: Are You Descended From Kings?  (Other Society/Organization)
6:30 pm to 7:45 pm
Fort Worth Central Library (Downtown) 500 West 3rd Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Speaker: Thomas Morton
Tom will show you easy steps to finding royalty in your family history and how to import the records into your Family Tree Maker file.  He will show which surnames are likely to lead you to royalty.  Tom has helped over 150 people find their ancestory kings and queens.  You should have at least a basic familiarity of Family Tree Maker and Ancestry.com.



Wednesday, May 3
Genealogy Association of Colleyville: I've Done My DNA, Now What?  (Other Society/Organization)
10:00 am
Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Road, Colleyville, TX 76034
Spreaker: Roger Cobb