Upcoming Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

2017 NCGS Fall Conference

Register now for this year’s expanded fall event, offering a keynote lecture followed by four additional sessions, with two lectures to choose from each session. Learn research techniques to use in North Carolina’s “burned” counties, how to find records that breathe life into family history, methods and resources to successfully identify African American ancestors in … Read more . . .

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Past Workshops

Spring Workshop 2017: “Putting Down Roots: Grounding Your Ancestors in Time and Place”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Friends of the Gaston County Public Library, in conjunction with The Schiele Museum, will present Putting Down Roots: Grounding Your Ancestors in Time and Place, on 25 February 2017 at the The Schiele Museum, 1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28054. We hope you will join us for … Read more . . .

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2016 Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting : “Unused, Underused, and Misused Records in Genealogical Research”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) will present Unused, Underused, and Misused Records in Genealogical Research, on 29 October 2016 from 8:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27606. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop featuring four lectures by Rev. David McDonald, D.Min., CG.   $56 for … Read more . . .

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Summer Workshop 2016: “Genes & Genealogy: Interpreting and Using DNA Test Results”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Wake County Genealogical Society (WCGS) will present Genes & Genealogy: Interpreting and Using DNA Test Results, on 13 August 2016 at the McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27606. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | PDF registration form) featuring … Read more . . .

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Spring Workshop 2016: “Genes & Genealogy: DNA Testing Basics”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Durham-Orange Genealogical Society (DOGS) will present Genes & Genealogy: DNA Testing Basics, on 21 May 2016 at the St. Thomas More Catholic Church Friends and Family Hall, 940 Carmichael Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | … Read more . . .

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Ancestry Day in North Carolina 2015

On Saturday, 7 November 2015, The Friends of the Archives in conjunction with the State Archives of North Carolina, the Government and Heritage Library, and the North Carolina Genealogical Society are hosting “Ancestry Day”, a full-day workshop featuring experts from Ancestry.com, at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh, NC. (A short description and the registration link was … Read more . . .

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2015 Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting: “Using Migration Patterns and Research Methods to Track Your Ancestors”

Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting: Using Migration Patterns and Research Methods to Track Your Ancestors The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) will present Using Migration Patterns and Research Methods to Track Your Ancestors, on 3 October 2015 from 8:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC 27606. We hope … Read more . . .

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Summer Workshop 2015: “Digging Deeper Into Your Family History”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Forsyth County Genealogical Society will present “Digging Deeper Into Your Family History”, on 20 June 2015 at the Knollwood Baptist Church, 330 Knollwood Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27104. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | PDF registration form) featuring Michael D. Lacopo, DVM. … Read more . . .

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Spring Workshop 2015: “Deciphering and Preserving Vintage Photos”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Friends of the Archives will present Deciphering and Preserving Vintage Photos, on 21 March 2015 at the State Archives of North Carolina, 109 E. Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27601. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | PDF registration form) featuring Maureen … Read more . . .

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2014 Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting: “The Law, Your Ancestors, and You”

Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting: The Law, Your Ancestors, and You The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) will hold its Fall Workshop and Annual Meeting, “The Law, Your Ancestors, and You”, on 15 November 2014. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | PDF registration form) featuring Judy G. Russell, … Read more . . .

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Regional Workshop 2014: “Tools for Successful Research”

The North Carolina Genealogical Society (NCGS) and the Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society (OBCGS) will co-sponsor a workshop, “Tools for Successful Research”, on 26 July 2014. We hope you will join us for the full-day workshop (online registration | PDF registration form) featuring Rev. David McDonald, CG. It will be held at the Calvary Episcopal … Read more . . .

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Wilmington Workshop: The Metes and Bounds of Land Plats in Genealogy

The North Carolina Genealogical Society and the New Hanover County Public Library is proud to present Gerald “Jerry” Smith, CG, for a one-day workshop on “The Metes and Bounds of Land Plats in Genealogy: Understanding, Drawing, and Using Land Plats to Solve Research Problems.” We hope you will join us as Jerry presents a full-day … Read more . . .

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