Sacramento German Genealogy Society
On Tuesday May 23, 2017
 
11 am - 12:30 pm
1 pm – 2:45 pm
 
Study Group meeting and other activities
Ingeborg Carpenter:
You know where & you know when:
I'll let you know how they lived
 
Ingeborg Carpenter, long time member and current President of SGGS, will present a fascinating and informative talk on what you need to know to fill in the story not found in birth certificates, parish records and the like.
Ingeborg Carpenter
 
Can't attend this meeting? The speaker's handout is usually posted for a month on the Society Documents page in the website's members-only section within a day or two afterwards. One will be posted only if a handout was used, it contains useful content and the speaker grants permission.
 
At 11 am: The Study Group workshop begins. Bring to it your questions, problems, brickwalls, discoveries, successes and failures to discuss with the group and local experts. Often, the featured speaker will also be present to participate.
 
During the Study Group meeting, Michael Mayer-Kielmann will again be providing individual consultations. Registration is required. Contact one of the officers at the beginning of the Study Group meeting for instructions and to sign up.
 
You can also do the following (assuming sufficient volunteers are present):
• purchase merchandise (cash, check, credit/debit cards accepted)
• browse the SGGS library books
• browse the freebies table
• use member services (address membershp issues, discuss volunteer opportunities,
   register for the seminar)
 
Feel free to bring your brown bag lunch to eat prior to the 1 p.m. lecture.
 
At 1 pm: The main program begins and all other activities end. After the meeting adjourns and if the speaker's travel departure time permits, you may be talk to the speaker or speakers in person by coming to the front of the room.
 
If there is sufficient time and volunteers available, merchandise sales will reopen until 3 pm.
 
Both meetings take place in MacMurdo Hall at St. Marks Methodist Church on Lusk Drive at St. Marks Way, east of the Country Club Plaza Shopping Center (2391 Saint Marks Way, Sacramento). MacMurdo Hall is on the basement level. An elevator is available. Parking is free. Park in either the church's lot or along the street. 
 
St. Mark's United Methodist Church
2391 St. Marks Way 
Sacramento, CA 95864 
http://www.stmarksumc.com/ 
 
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Guests are welcome and admission is free.
We look forward to seeing you!