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SAGHS Library Is Closed
Monday, May 30
SAGHS Library Is Closed  (Library Hours)
SAGHS Research Library
Today the SAGHS Library is closed for Memorial Day. It will re-open on Wednesday, June 1st from 10 am - 7 pm.



FamilyTree DNA.com Class
Saturday, June 4
FamilyTree DNA.com Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.
Have you gotten your results back and not sure what all the features are with the website? Do you have unknown FamilyTree DNA.com matches in your match list? Do you need to know how to "sort your socks" (sort your matches)? Are you struggling to identify ancestors 4-6 generations back? The limited seating workshop will allow us to work in a small group to show you how to get the most out of your DNA results. Each workshop will vary, depending on the attendees and their specific results and research goals. Attendees will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement due to the nature of the class. You must have access to DNA results and active subscriptions to the specific database being highlighted in order to participate in the workshop. 
 
Due to the content of this class, it is limited to only 8 attendees! We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.
 
 


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, June 8
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, June 11
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, June 11
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


Using FamilySearch.org
Sunday, June 12
Using FamilySearch.org  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Marianne Collier. This class will present ways to do research within the indexes and original records, even if not indexed. It will also show you how to attach that same record to your person in trees on this website.
 
If you have not previously registered for FamilySearch.org. please do so. This is a free website and it includes BILLIONS of records, many of which are indexed, and many millions that are not indexed. Remember that Genealogy is the science of Names, Dates and Places, and we are doing Family History.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


The SAGHS Library is Closed
Sunday, June 19
The SAGHS Library is Closed  (Library Hours)
The SAGHS Research Library
This Sunday, June 19th, the SAGHS Research Library is closed for Father's Day. It will re-open on Monday, June 20th from 10 am - 4 pm.


Research Essentials Consult Hours and SAGHS Library Closed
Saturday, June 25
Research Essentials Consult Hours and SAGHS Library Closed  (Classes & Workshops)
Today's program is cancelled and the SAGHS Research Library is closed for Founders Day. The Library will re-open on Sunday, June 26th from 1 - 5 pm.


SAGHS Founders Day 63rd Birthday Celebration Luncheon
Saturday, June 25
SAGHS Founders Day 63rd Birthday Celebration Luncheon  (Founders' Day)
11:30 am
The Alamo Cafe at 14250 San Pedro Ave. (on 281 access road north of Bitters) San Antonio, TX
This is the Annual SAGHS Luncheon which recognizes our Society Founder's, Bexar County Founding Fathers and installs the newly elected Board Members. This year it will be the Directors-At-Large for their term of 2022 - 2024.The speaker will be Mia Rook, Education Director fo the Castoville, TX Landmark Inn speking on "The Military Men of Castroville." Please view the information flyer for reservation information with an RSVP by June 15th date.


Organizing Your Research Class
Sunday, June 26
Organizing Your Research Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Marianne Collier. This class will present ways to organize your research. In doing research we need to use and organize all of our resources. This class will provide you with a couple ways to keep yourself organized, so that you do not repeat the research for an ancestor.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.



The SAGHS Library is Closed
Monday, July 4
The SAGHS Library is Closed  (Library Hours)
SAGHS Research Library
Today the SAGHS Research Library is closed for the 4th of July Celebration. It will re-open on Wednesday, July 6th from 10 am - 7 pm.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, July 9
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, July 9
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


Finding Collateral Ancestors With DNA Class
Sunday, July 10
Finding Collateral Ancestors With DNA Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham. Additional information to be announced later.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, July 13
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


Writing Your Family History
Sunday, July 17
Writing Your Family History  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
 Instructor: Diane Scannell. Teaser: "Writing your family history does not have to be intimidating or challenging." Tips and guidelines in this presentation will help you tackle the project with confidence, resulting in the satisfaction of a job well done!
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.
 


North Carolina Consult Hours
Saturday, July 30
North Carolina Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Marianne Collier. Please bring your pedigree chart and any other information that you have about searching for your North Carolina ancestor. Any added documents such as land deeds, wills or any other documents that describe your search will be very helpful.
 
There are 3 one-hour sessions offered at 10:30 - 11:30 am, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, and 12:30 -1:30 pm. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by mailing or leaving payment at the SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.



GED Match DNA Class
Saturday, August 6
GED Match DNA Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.
Have you gotten your results back and not sure what all the features are with the website? Do you have unknown GED Match DNA matches in your match list? Do you need to know how to "sort your socks" (sort your matches)? Are you struggling to identify ancestors 4-6 generations back? The limited seating workshop will allow us to work in a small group to show you how to get the most out of your DNA results. Each workshop will vary, depending on the attendees and their specific results and research goals. Attendees will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement due to the nature of the class. You must have access to DNA results and active subscriptions to the specific database being highlighted in order to participate in the workshop. 
 
Due to the content of this class, it is limited to only 8 attendees! We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.
 
 


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, August 10
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, August 13
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, August 13
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


Treasures to Find My Past
Sunday, August 14
Treasures to Find My Past  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Julia George. Additional information to be announced.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


Researching Missouri Ancestors Class
Sunday, August 21
Researching Missouri Ancestors Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Daniel George. Today's class presents research techniques to finding your family ancestry in the Great State of Missouri. We will review sites, agencies and research assistance available within the state.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


Huguenot Consult Hours
Saturday, August 27
Huguenot Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:30 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Nancy Brennan. To ensure good use of this hour consult, please bring your pedigree chart, research references or any other documents that may lead to assist in finding your French Huguenot ancestor.
 
 
There are 3 one-hour sessions offered at 10:30 - 11:30 am, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, and 12:30 -1:30 pm. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by mailing or leaving payment at the SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.



Library is Closed
Monday, September 5
Library is Closed  (Library Hours)
SAGHS Research Library
The SAGHS Research Library is closed today for Labor Day. It will re-open Wednesday, September 7th from 10 am - 7 pm.


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, September 10
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, September 10
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, September 14
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


SAGHS General Membership Meeting
Saturday, September 17
SAGHS General Membership Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


Civil War UNION Ancestor Research Class
Sunday, September 18
Civil War UNION Ancestor Research Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Larry Luckett.
 
Did your ancestor wear blue or gray in the U.S. Civil War? This first part of a two-part course, led by genealogist and military history enthusiast Larry Luckett, will explore the records, resources, and strategies for tracing Civil War veterans in your family tree.  Each class is independent, and while encouraged, attendance at both is not required. This week's discussion will orient to records of Union service in the war.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


Georgia Consult Hours
Saturday, September 24
Georgia Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:30 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Marianne Collier. Please bring your pedigree chart and any other information that you have about searching for your Georgia ancestor. Any added documents such as land deeds, wills or any other documents that describe your search will be very helpful.
 
There are 3 one-hour sessions offered at 10:30 - 11:30 am, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, and 12:30 -1:30 pm. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by mailing or leaving payment at the SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


Civil War CONFEDERATE Ancestor Research Class
Sunday, September 25
Civil War CONFEDERATE Ancestor Research Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Larry Luckett.
 
Did your ancestor wear blue or gray in the U.S. Civil War? This second part of a two-part course, led by genealogist and military history enthusiast Larry Luckett, will explore the records, resources, and strategies for tracing Civil War veterans in your family tree.  Each class is independent, and while encouraged, attendance at both is not required. This week's discussion will orient to records of Confederate service in the war.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.



Ancestry.com DNA Class
Saturday, October 1
Ancestry.com DNA Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.
Have you gotten your results back and not sure what all the features are with the website? Do you have unknown Ancestry.com DNA matches in your match list? Do you need to know how to "sort your socks" (sort your matches)? Are you struggling to identify ancestors 4-6 generations back? The limited seating workshop will allow us to work in a small group to show you how to get the most out of your DNA results. Each workshop will vary, depending on the attendees and their specific results and research goals. Attendees will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement due to the nature of the class. You must have access to DNA results and active subscriptions to the specific database being highlighted in order to participate in the workshop. 
 
Due to the content of this class, it is limited to only 8 attendees! We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.
 
 


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, October 8
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, October 8
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


Library is Closed
Saturday, October 15
Library is Closed  (Library Hours)
SAGHS Research Library
The SAGHS Research Library is closed today due to our Annual Seminar. It will re-open on Sunday, October 16th from 2 - 5 pm.


Annual SAGHS Seminar
Saturday, October 15
Annual SAGHS Seminar  (Annual Seminar)
All information pertaining to our Annual SAGHS Seminar awaits information to announce.


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, October 19
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.  Please note this is on the 3rd Wednesday due to Seminar and Book Sale Week on the 2nd Wednesday.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


Alabama/Mississippi Consult Hours
Saturday, October 29
Alabama/Mississippi Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:30 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Jim Keith. Be ready to state your goal and the problem areas you are encountering in regard to your research. Please bring any documents, pedigree charts, or family group sheets to help show the issues you are having with your research. It will be helpful to know what resources you have already used up to this point.
 
 There are 3 one-hour sessions offered at 10:30 - 11:30 am, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, and 12:30 -1:30 pm. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by mailing or leaving payment at the SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.
 
 



Ancestry.com DNA Class
Saturday, November 5
Ancestry.com DNA Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.
Have you gotten your results back and not sure what all the features are with the website? Do you have unknown Ancestry.com DNA matches in your match list? Do you need to know how to "sort your socks" (sort your matches)? Are you struggling to identify ancestors 4-6 generations back? The limited seating workshop will allow us to work in a small group to show you how to get the most out of your DNA results. Each workshop will vary, depending on the attendees and their specific results and research goals. Attendees will be asked to sign a confidentiality agreement due to the nature of the class. You must have access to DNA results and active subscriptions to the specific database being highlighted in order to participate in the workshop. 
 
Due to the content of this class, it is limited to only 8 attendees! We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.
 
 


Part 1 of a 2-Part Beginner's Genealogy Class
Monday, November 7
Part 1 of a 2-Part Beginner's Genealogy Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Stephanie Wells.This is part 1 of a 2-part Monday class to introduce the beginner family researcher to the basics of researching and documenting their ancestors. The basics of genealogy research will be presented with such topics as genealogical terms, forms, charts, census records, courthouses, plus the importance of citing your research sources.
 
Please pay and register by 22 October to insure adequate handouts. One may either mail their check or leave it  at the SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The cost of the program is $40.00 for SAGHS members and $55.00 from non-members for the class and printed materials. A half-hour lunch period is included during this class day.


FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop
Wednesday, November 9
FamilyTree Maker/WikiTree Workshop  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Moderator:  Scott Atkinson. Since developing the Family Tree Maker Workshop in 2014, the 2019 program added an additional genealogy documentation tool - the Wikitree.com. The regular monthly Workshop continues to assist in answering questions or solving problems in their use. Laptops are encouraged but not required to attend. 
 
Please contact the SAGHS Library to register by calling the library at 1-210-342-5242 or emailing Education@txsaghs.org.
 
This is a member benefit for SAGHS members, but we ask a $5 contribution from non-members.


DNA Consult Hours
Saturday, November 12
DNA Consult Hours  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
Instructor: Annette Graham.  DNA has become another avenue for researching our Ancestors.  Getting the results of your DNA testing has sometimes caused confusion and created many questions. This one-on-one program with Annette is designed to help you interpret your results and how to use your DNA results with your research.
 
There are 3, one-hour sessions offered on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Please pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 and pre-pay by either mailing or leaving payment at SAGHS, 911 Melissa Drive, San Antonio, TX 78213-2024. The one-hour sessions are: 10-11 am, 11 am-12 pm, and 12-1 pm.  You will need to bring your DNA Access Codes for the DNA program you used.  You should bring your laptop for a better DNA understanding but it is not necessary to attend the program.
 
We ask a $20.00 donation from SAGHS members and a $30.00 donation from non-members.


SAGHS Board Meeting
Saturday, November 12
SAGHS Board Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Dwyer Center Roosevelt Auditorium


Find-a-Grave Class
Sunday, November 13
Find-a-Grave Class  (Classes & Workshops)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
Instructor: Laura Grover. Why Find-a-Grave is a valuable research tool and how to use it wisely.
 
We ask that you pre-register by calling SAGHS at 210-342-5242 or emailing education@txsaghs.org. A $5.00 contribution is asked from SAGHS members and a $10.00 donation is asked from non-members.


Part-2 of Beginner's Genealogy Class
Monday, November 14
Part-2 of Beginner's Genealogy Class  (Classes & Workshops)
10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Dwyer Center Classroom
This is the second part of the Beginner's Genealogy Class for those who attended the first class.


Library Thanksgiving Hours
Wednesday, November 23 through Thursday, November 24
Library Thanksgiving Hours  (Library Hours)
SAGHS Research Library
Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! The SAGHS Research Library will close at 2 pm today for Thanksgiving Eve. It remains closed on Thanksgiving Day (November 24th). The Library will re-open on Saturday, November 26th from 10 am - 4 pm.