ISGS News: Monday 23 November 2015
ISGS Office Closed Thursday, November 26, 2015
The ISGS Office will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2015 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Regular hours will resume on Monday, November 30, 2015.
Upcoming ISGS Webinars – December 2015
Last week's webinar, In-laws and Outlaws: The Bylaws of Talking About The Family Skeletons, presented by Janet Hovorka, is now available to ISGS members in the Members Section of the ISGS website (http://ilgensoc.org/members.php).
December 8 – The US Federal Census: Good, Bad and Ugly for Genealogists
Presenter: Gary Smith
January 12 – Organizing Your Genealogy Research Process
Presenter: Drew Smith
February 9 – Reconstructing Black Community Life Through Benevolent Societies
Presenter: Angela Walton-Raji
Spread the Word: Forward this information to your friends and colleagues, post the information to social media sites and/or your blog/website, or print out a few copies of our webinar flyer to hand out at your local society meetings. The flyer can be accessed at http://bit.ly/isgs2016webinarbrochure.
Make a Contribution: Support the ISGS Webinar program by making a financial contribution, which will help ISGS expand its educational offerings in a virtual manner. To learn why we need your help, or to make a contribution, please visit http://ilgensoc.org/cpage.php?pt=345.
Please direct any questions to the ISGS Education Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome to the website for the Illinois State Genealogical Society! The ISGS website has been created to enhance your passion for genealogy. It not only features links to ISGS projects, but also links you to other records and resources throughout Illinois including those individual genealogical home pages that have an Illinois connection!
The public is invited to explore the ISGS website and enjoy these features:
The current issue of the ISGS Newsletter and archived copies back to 2008
Listings of ISGS events and events for Illinois genealogical societies
Free databases filled with information on Illinois ancestors
A list of Illinois research resources
New ISGS Members will be sent via email login and password instructions. Click on Member Section and enter your login and password to change your profile and to access special members-only databases and resources.
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