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Friday, September 26
RC Extraction Meet Up  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA
Busy Busy Commiittee........ but they can always use another pair of hands. The work is not difficult, the handwriting might be a challenge but there is lots of help available.
 



Friday, October 3
RC Extraction Meet UP  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, California
 
Busy Committee of Volunteers. We love to share our finds with other family researchers locally and across the country.,
 
If you would like to get involved please contact Marilyn Ulbricht


Thursday, October 9
Root Cellar Membership Meeting – The Nature of Evidence and Proof  (Membership Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael
 
6:15-7 p.m.: Pre-meeting open discussion. Each table will be dedicated to several U.S. states. Share tips, information, problems and solutions with people researching in the same region.
7. to 8:30 p.m.: Main program - The Nature of the Evidence and Proof presented by Craig Manson
 
The evaluation of evidence is the top of this hour. Learn the difference between "evidence" and "proof". How do you know when a fact has been "proven"? What's the Genealogical Standard of Proof? 
 
Craig Manson is a lawyer, historian and genealogist. His areas of interest are African-Americans, military records, and US state records. Geographically, his research covers Georgia, Louisiana, Texas, Missouri, Kansas, South Carolina, Illnois, and Tennessee. 
He is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society, and the California Genealogical Society where he served two years on the Board of Directors. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Visitors always welcome!
 


Friday, October 10
RC Extraction Meet Up  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, California
 
This is a busy committee committed to extracting all there is, giving this information back to the commiittee.
 
If you are interested in helping please contact Marilyn Ulbricht
 
 


Saturday, October 11
Sacramento Archives Crawl  (Noteworthy Event)
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Various public libraries in Sacramento
 
Sacramento Archives Crawl is an Archives Month event held every October. Crawlers tour among four host archives in Sacramento, gathering stamps in their passports as they view treasures from dozens of archives and special collections libraries, visit with archivists, and go on special behind-the-scenes tours. Root Cellar will be staffing a table at the Sacramento State Archives. If you would would like to Root Cellar with this event, please click here to email Sammie Hudgens.
 
For more information:
 
 


Wednesday, October 15
Root Cellar Workshop   (Workshops)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights
 
Learn research tips.  Share your successful finds and brickwalls. The session may include a webinar or a demo of a research tool. Guests welcome!
 
 


Thursday, October 16
Documenting Your Heirlooms (Class 1 in a series of 5)  (Classes)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Dr, Citrus Heights CA 95610

Presented by Glenda Gardner Lloyd

There are many things in your family history that are important and worth documenting beyond birth, marriage and death dates. Family traditions and stories about items in the family can enrich the family history. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Click here for complete information on the entire series of classes.

 


Thursday, October 16
Family Tree Maker SIG  (Special Interest Groups)
11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights
Informal presentations, problem solving, hands-on demonstrations, question and answer sessions. This SIG will address both Macintosh and Windows versions of the software. Click here if you want more information or be added to the meeting notification email list. Guests and visitors are welcome!


Friday, October 17
RC Extraction Meet UP  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, California
 
This a busy committee of volunteers, meeting every Friday to extract information that can then be used by other researchers locally and across the country.
 
If you would like to help and learn contact Marilyn Ulbricht
 
 


Thursday, October 23
Using City Directories (Class 2 in a series of 5)  (Classes)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Dr, Citrus Heights CA 95610

Presented by Glenda Gardner Lloyd

City directories help locate an individual between the years of the census. Includes a problem solving example. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Click here for complete information on the entire series of classes.

 


Friday, October 24
RC Extraction Meet Up  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, California
 
This is a very busy committee of volunteers that meet weekly to extract information to then share it with researchers local and across the country.
 
If you are interested in helping and learning please contact Marilyn Ulbricht
 
 


Thursday, October 30
County Histories (Class 3 in a series of 5)  (Classes)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Dr, Citrus Heights CA 95610

Presented by Glenda Gardner Lloyd

County and local histories were popular in the late 1800s and early1900s. The county was the basic record-holding unit. Many names appear in these histories. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Click here for complete information on the entire series of classes.

 


Friday, October 31
RC Extraction Meet Up  (Extractions)
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Center for Sacramento History, 551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, California
 
This is a very busy committee of volunteers that are committed to extracting documents, and materials that would be of value to the family researcher locally and across the country.,
 
If you would like to be involved and learn please contact Marilyn Ulbricht
 
 



Thursday, November 13
Using Postcards in Genealogical Research (Class 4 in a series of 5)  (Classes)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Dr, Citrus Heights CA 95610

Presented by Glenda Gardner Lloyd

Many families have collections of post cards. You may find many clues to sort out the family tangles. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Click here for complete information on the entire series of classes.

 


Thursday, November 13
Root Cellar Membership Meeting – Interpreting Church Records  (Membership Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael
 
6:15-7 p.m.: Pre-meeting open discussion. Each table will be dedicated to several U.S. states. Share tips, information, problems and solutions with people researching in the same region.
 
7. to 8:30 p.m.: Main program - Interpreting Church Records with Judson Gears
 
Early church records are excellent sources of information for births, marriages, and deaths before civil records became available. What do these records mean? What else may lurk in the church's archives? What information might be available about the clergy? Where might we begin our journey to locate these records?
 
Rev. Dr. Judson O. Gears...... lived in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and Texas for over thrity-five years before being appointed to churches in California. He has earned a Bachelor of Arts of Theology, and Doctor of Ministry  Degrees. While now retired, he is an ordained United Methodist Pastor who served a variety of churches in Maryland, Texas, Pennsylvania, and California over a fifty year period. He has been working on descendent family trees for over thirty years with a geographical focus on Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, New Jersey, and North Carolina from the earliest European settlements. Currently he serves as the President of the Board for the Nevada County Genealogical Society.  Rev. Dr. Judson O. Gears
 
 
Visitors always welcome!
 


Wednesday, November 19
Root Cellar Workshop   (Workshops)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights
 
Learn research tips.  Share your successful finds and brickwalls. The session may include a webinar or a demo of a research tool.
 
Guests welcome!


Thursday, November 20
Beginning Ancestry.com (Class 5 in a series of 5)  (Classes)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Dr, Citrus Heights CA 95610

Presented by Glenda Gardner Lloyd

Tips for getting the most out of Ancestry.com as you begin your research. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Click here for complete information on the entire series of classes.

 



Thursday, December 11
Membership Meeting – Holiday Social  (Membership Meetings)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Christ Community Church, 5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael
Holiday Social.  More details to come.  Guests welcome!
 


Wednesday, December 17
Root Cellar Workshop   (Workshops)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Sylvan Community Center, 7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights
Learn research tips.  Share your successful finds and brickwalls. The session may include a webinar or a demo of a research tool.
 
Guests welcome!
 



Saturday, March 21, 2015
Root Cellar Sacramento Genealogical Society's 2015 Spring Seminar  (Seminars and Conferences)
Holy Family Catholic Church (7817 Old Auburn Rd, Citrus Heights)