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Saturday, October 17, 2015


"Social Media and Genealogy"

with Erin Lacey

History and genealogy join forces as What is social media and how can it help you find your ancestors? Learn about the various types of social media that can benefit genealogists and how to use it effectively. Erin Lacy will lead a discussion about social media and how it can lead to significant breakthroughs in your research.

Erin Lacey is the Director of Publicity for the Marin County Genealogical Society. She is the author of the blog "Know Their Stories,", which tells the stories of her ancestors. Erin is an avid user of social media, both for genealogy and in her career as an event producer. The mother of two young children, Erin lives in Marin County with her family.
Chat: Bring a letter, photo, or story to share about old-style communication.

Finley Center, 2060 West College Avenue, Santa Rosa

Chat at Noon, Presentation 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

General Membership meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month
except for April when we hold our Spring Seminar. There is no General Meeting in December.

  • 12:00 PM to 1 PM - General Discussion or Show & Tell followed by a short break
  • 1pm to 2:30pm - Announcements & Scheduled Program

Cypress Room at the Finley Community Center
2060 W College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Map & Directions

SCGS Board Meetings

Society Board Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 9:30-11:30 AM, at the Sonoma County Library Annex.Board meetings are open to all members.

Special Interest Groups

"Genealogical Evidence, Documentation & Writing"

4th Thursday of the month at 10:00 am
at the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Annex,
located on Third Street, behind the Main Library at Third & E Sts in Santa Rosa.

"Writing Our Family Stories"

1st Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am
Writers Group meets at the Family History Center, located at 1725 Peterson Lane, Santa Rosa.

"Chat Group"

3rd Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am
Meets at various locations. Check our Facebook page or Contact Trisha Gilroy Bomar.

German Group:

1st Saturday of EVEN months at 10:00 am (except August).

British Group:

1st Thursday of EVEN months at 2:00 pm (except August) at the Santa Rosa Library Annex, 3rd & E Streets (next to the Main Library).


British Group
Audrey Herman
Chat Group
Trisha Bomar
Genalogical Evidence 
Carmen Finley
German Group
Jim Cochran
Writing Family Stories
Shirley Ann Rankin

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