Posted on September 14, 2012 by shp1945
Brief Reminder: There are only three more days until our September 2012-13 Kick-off Meeting Monday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Quitman Public Library.
It’s a covered dish meal greeting meeting, and we would like to have a large turnout and see you all. It seems ages since our last get-together in June. This is also one of our two yearly business meetings.
Also, if you haven’t mailed in your 2012-13 membership fee ($25 a member no matter how many in a household), you can pay at the meeting Monday or still drop in the mail if you live too far away to attend Monday. The address is Treasurer, Wood County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 832, Quitman, Texas 75783.
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Posted on September 10, 2012 by shp1945
1. A correction on the September meeting email: Deason, my home phone # is 903-967-3142. P.S.. I will keep a list of what people are bringing. – Sally
2. 2012-13 society year dues are payable by the September meeting. You can either pay at the meeting September 17 or mail to: Treasurer, Wood County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 832, Quitman, Texas 75783. Reminder: dues for all members are $25 a year. There is no extra amount for a multiple-member household, but please let us know if you are registering just for yourself or multiple household members in your membership fee.
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Posted on September 9, 2012 by shp1945
Our WCGS September kick-off-the-year-meeting is a pot luck dinner like last year beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17 at the Shamburger Room at the Quitman Public Library. We will also hold one of our two yearly business meetings that evening.
If you would like to volunteer to provide drinks, plates, napkins, etc., please contact Hospitality Chairman Sally Allcorn, at email@example.com or 903-763-4191.
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Posted on September 7, 2012 by shp1945
The following post links to Family Tree Magazine’s list of best websites. Thanks to Upfront from NGS for permission to share this here.
Sent to you by Deason via Google Reader:
via noreply (Diane L Richard) on 9/6/12
Every year, Family Tree Magazine publishes a list of 101 Best Genealogy Websites and I always take a look! With a steady plethora of new websites, websites disappearing, etc, it’s nice to have such an annual list to allow one to quickly see if some “juicy” new sites are now available to help us with our genealogy and family history research.
Do recognize that there are specific categories (which are not necessarily the same each year) and so all the “great” websites you use may not be listed and, you may meet a “new” best friend!
Now that you’ve checked out the list – who is your new “best friend?”
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