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Saturday, February 23
Irish SIG  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Fruitville Library, Conference Room, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240


Tuesday, February 26
UK SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:15 am
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240



Friday, March 1
Polish SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:15 am
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Monday, March 4
Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
10:15 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Selby Library Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Sarasota, 34236
Agenda to be distributed to board members prior to the meeting.


Karen Fortin:  They Died of What?  Understanding Historical Causes of Death
Saturday, March 9
Karen Fortin: They Died of What? Understanding Historical Causes of Death  (General Meeting)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236
Death certificates are important resources when researching the lives of our ancestors. However, due to factors such as outdated terminology and the limits of medical knowledge in the past, it can be hard to interpret the causes of death given. This presentation examines some of those factor, and points to resources that can help you find out what your ancestors cause of death.
 
Karen Fortin received a Bachelor's Degree in History and a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science from the University of South Florida. She worked at the Barbara S. Ponce Public Library in Pinellas Park, FL for 30 years before deciding to focus on genealogical research. 


Wednesday, March 13
German SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240


Tuesday, March 19
New England SIG  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Rd, Sarasota, FL 34240


Wednesday, March 20
Computer SIG  (Special Interest Group)
1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240


Tuesday, March 26
UK SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:15 am
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240



Monday, April 1
Polish SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:15 am
Gulf Gate Library, 2nd Floor Conference Room, 7112 Curtiss Ave, Sarasota, FL 34231


Monday, April 8
Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
10:15 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236
Agenda to be distributed to board members prior to the meeting.


Wednesday, April 10
German SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240


Cyndi Ingle:  The Hidden Web:  Digging Deeper
Saturday, April 13
Cyndi Ingle: The Hidden Web: Digging Deeper  (General Meeting)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236
When Google and traditional search engines don’t return useful information, resources can be explored that are invisible to Google and hidden deep within websites, libraries, archives, and museums.  Discussion to include the importance of indexes that deep-link into web sites online, thus uncovering hidden gems of information that may not be found easily through a search engine query.
 
Owner, webmaster of Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet, a categorized index to more than 327,000 on-line resources.  A genealogist for more than 33 years, she is an active member of several genealogical societies.  Guest lecturer for genealogical society meetings and seminars.  Author of three books for genealogical research on the Internet.


Tuesday, April 16
Computer SIG  (Special Interest Group)
12:45 pm to 3:15 pm
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240


Tuesday, April 16
New England SIG  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Rd, Sarasota, FL 34240


Tuesday, April 23
UK SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:15 am
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Road, Sarasota, FL 34240



Monday, May 6
Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
10:15 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Selby Library Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Sarasota, 34236
Agenda to be distributed to board members prior to the meeting.


Saturday, May 11
Carol Campbell: Planning and Preparation for a Rewarding Genealogy Research Trip, Home or Abroad  (General Meeting)
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236
Carol will have just returned from a three-week genealogical research trip to Northern Ireland.  Her topic will reflect the results of her planning and preparation for this trip which will be helpful regardless of where travels take one – at home or abroad. 
 
Carol is secretary to our Genealogical Society of Sarasota.  She has developed a love of Ireland, having visited there several times.  A large percentage of her family research has dealt with both her and her husband’s Irish immigrants.


Tuesday, May 21
New England SIG  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Fruitville Library, 100 Coburn Rd, Sarasota, FL 34240



Saturday, October 12
Bryan Mulcahy  (General Meeting)
10:30 am
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236
TBD



Saturday, January 4, 2020
Lisa Louise Cooke  (General Meeting)
10:30 am
Selby Public Library, 1331 First Street, Geldbart Auditorium, Main Floor, Sarasota, 34236