VBGS 2020 Meetings/Events
The Virginia Beach Genealogical Society’s meetings are held the second Thursday of each month except in the months of July and August. Due to the COVID-19 crisis, we will be meeting on Zoom. If you are a VBGS member, please wait to be invited to each Zoom meeting and respond to each meeting invitation in a separate e-mail. If you are interested in attending VBGS Zoom meetings but are not a VBGS member, please e-mail the VBGS Administrator at email@example.com. Please note that VBGS members will have registration priority.
Do you need help using Zoom? Please see Connecting to Zoom and the Zoom quick reference.
|12 November: VBGS Computer User Group via Zoom at 7:00 pm (waiting room opens at 6:40 pm)|
Speaker: Lisa Louise Cooke Video on “Institutional Records Research Methods.”
This presentation is limited to VBGS paid members only.
|17 Nov: VBGS Computer User Group via Zoom at 7:00 pm (waiting room opens at 6:40 pm)
Topic: “Converting VHS Tapes, Slides, Home Movies, and other media to Digital Format”
Speakers: April Owens working with Joan Schlegelmilch.
|23 November: VBGS Writer’s Group via Zoom at 7:00 pm (waiting room opens at 6:30 pm)
Topic: “When Research Challenges Family Stories.”
|1 December: How-to class “Using a Scanning App” at 7:00 pm (taught by Heather Wright).|
|10 December: VBGS Monthly Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 pm (waiting room opens at 6:40 pm)
Topic: “Merging History and Genealogy”
Speaker: Peg Niedholdt.
|17 December: VBGS Writers Group via Zoom at 7:00 pm
Topic: “Holiday Customs and Disruptions in the Past.”