Meetings & Events

Don’t miss these wonderful events!

6-7 December: Murfreesboro Historical Association “34th Annual
Candlight Christmas Tour and Christmas Dinner” Murfreesboro NC
Historic District, one block north of Main Street. Tickets are $35.00;
children under 10 are free. Get more information here:
https://www.murfreesboronc.org/christmas.htm

7 December: Genealogy Class – “Genealogical Databases and
Websites” at Horace C. Downing Branch Library, 555 East Liberty
Street, Norfolk, Virginia 23523, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.
https://smcclass1912.eventbrite.com

12 December: VBGS Monthly Meeting at Marian Manor, Terrace
Room, 7:00 pm, Speaker: Jay Gaidmore from William & Mary SWEM
Library, Topic: “Special Collections.” Learn about all the abundant
resources available only a hour away from Hampton Roads.

16 December: “Learn how to effectively search the Ancestry.com
genealogy/family history database” at Little Creek Branch Library,
7853 Tarpon Place, Norfolk, VA 23518, 2:00 – 3:59 pm. To reserve
your seat, please call (757) 441-1751.

17 December: “Learn how to effectively search the Ancestry.com
genealogy/family history database” at Larchmont Branch Library 6525
Hampton Blvd Norfolk, Virginia 23508, 2:00 pm – 3:59 pm. To reserve
your seat, please call (757) 441-5335.

2020

15 January: VBGS Computer User Group at Joint Use Library 6:00 pm.
Topic: TBD

18 January: Genealogy Class – “Beginning Genealogy 101” at Mary D. Pretlow
Anchor Branch Library 111 W. Ocean View Ave. Norfolk, Virginia 23503, 11:00
am – 1:00 pm. https://smcclass2020-01.eventbrite.com

23 January: VBGS Annual Banquet at Honey Bee Golf Club with Star Spangle Catering
2500 South Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456.
Our guest speaker is Dr. Stephen S. Mansfield.
Get more information here: https://vbgsva.net/banquet/

13 February: VBGS Monthly Meeting at Marian Manor, Terrace Room, 7:00
pm, Speaker: Kelly McMahon Willette CG, Topic: “Who’s Your Daddy?
How DNA will help you in non-paternal events in your family tree.” Hang out
with Kelly as she walks you through how she solved two non-paternal events
from Colonial Virginia.

15 February: Genealogy Class – “Intermediate Genealogy 201” at Mary D.
Pretlow Anchor Branch Library 111 W. Ocean View Ave. Norfolk, Virginia
23503, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. https://smcclass2020-02.eventbrite.com