Winter Genealogy Class: "Time to Start on Your Geneaology"
Dates:       February 12 & 26, 2018 (final 2 classes)
Time:         10:00 am to 12:00 Noon

Location:   Center 50+, 2615 Portland Rd NE, Salem
Contact:    Alvin Scott, (503)588-6303 
Insructor:  Liz Tice, WVGS Member
Cost:          $30

The class is limited to 12 students plus 3 with their own laptops. You can register in the Computer Lab at the Center 50+. Basic computer skills are needed.

The class covers the basics of genealogy, how to get started, making a Beginner’s Plan, the basics of DNA testing for genealogy and genealogy topics A-K (The June class will continue with topics L to Z).

Autosomal DNA Q&A with Denise Sproed
Febuary 22, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm 
Salem Public Library
The WVGS Desk (Main Level, Southwest)
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, Oregon

WVGS Executive Board Meeting: 
Thursday March 8th, 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm 

Broadway Commons - An Upstairs Room 
1300 Broadway Street NE 
Salem, Oregon 

General Meeting: The Public is welcome!
Saturday March 10th, 2018
Salem Public Library
Anderson Room A (Lower Level)
585 Liberty St. SE
Salem, Oregon

10:30 am – 11:45 am   The General Membership Meeting.
A business meeting will be held to conduct society business. 

12:00 am – 1:00pm
      Program: The D.A.R.
      Speaker:  Beth Gray

An overview of the Daughters of the American Revolution society and how to go about becoming a member.
More details to come...

               Our programs are always open to the public.

Upcoming General Meeting Programs:
April - Keith Pyeatt: Immigration and Naturalization Records
May - Kathleen Valdez: "Finding My Way Home" - searching for Irish roots
June - Emily Aulicino: "You have a DNA match; now what?"
July - To be announced
August - To be announced
September - Tom O'Brien: "Exploring Genanet"
October - To be announced
November - Jerry Rodgers: "The Mayflower"
December - The WVGS Annual Potluck & Auction
January 2019 - The WVGS 50th Anniversary Celebration

Do you have suggestions for a program? Let Doug Crosby know!