Genealogical Society of South Brevard County Florida
Genealogical Society of South Brevard
Genealogical Society of
South Brevard
P.O. Box 786
Melbourne, Florida
32902-0786
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Fall Basic Genealogy Course
Wednesday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 17
Fall Basic Genealogy Course  (GSSB)
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Melbourne Public Library, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
The GSSB Fall 2018 Basic Genealogy Course series is scheduled to begin September 5 through October 17, 2018; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, on consecutive Wednesday evenings at the Melbourne Public Library.  To register for class, call 321-953-8373 or email mharrison59@bellsouth.net with your name and phone number. There is a $35 cost which can be paid at the first class for the basic series curriculum. Current members can take the course for $10 (materials). Cost includes all sessions, class materials, as well as membership in the Genealogical Society of South Brevard until the end of the following year for Fall attendees. (if already a member of the GSSB and pay the full September cost, the fee will cover your annual renewal).  


Sept Program:  Tour of Online European Archives
Wednesday, September 12
Sept Program: Tour of Online European Archives  (GSSB)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
“Tour of Online European Archives”  is being presented by Miles Meyer, the director of the Family History Center in Vero Beach. Europe is leading the way by putting many of their archives online.  These archives provide an important resource for those researching their European ancestry. This class will discuss how to find various regional and national archives and the steps needed to find those records that are most important to your research. The focus will be on central European archives; France, Germany, etc. and the larger archives such as the Europeana website.


Sept Program:  What To Include In Your Obit?
Monday, September 17
Sept Program: What To Include In Your Obit?  (French & Canadian Heritage)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
A discussion about how you might want your own obituary to read.  Think about your own autobiography and life story.  What would you include?  What might you exclude?  



Wednesday, October 10
Oct GSSB Program Pending  (GSSB)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
Pending


Monday, October 15
Oct Program: Let’s discuss DNA Again  (French & Canadian Heritage)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
We will revisit the topic of DNA and review the information members may have learned about it and continue to answer some of the lingering questions about using DNA as a research tool.



Wednesday, November 14
Nov Program: The Real Truth - Exposing Myths and Misconceptions in Genealogy  (GSSB)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
"Exposing Myths and Misconceptions in Genealogy” is presented by Linda Vivian. Linda is a member of the Halifax Genealogical Society and has presented to our group in the past. She is very knowledgeable and is an excellent presenter.


Monday, November 19
Nov Program: Which Ancestor Would You Invite to Thanksgiving dinner?  (French & Canadian Heritage)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
Discussion about which ancestor you would invite to Thanksgiving Dinner and what might you want to ask them if they were there. 



Wednesday, December 12
DEC Program - Holiday Celebration with GSSB & FCHS  (GSSB)
9:30 am to 11:45 am
Melbourne Public Library Conference Room, 540 E. Fee Avenue, Melbourne, FL
Christmas Celebration Program.  GSSB and FCHS will combine in December for their annual holiday celebration program. Celebrating the spirit of the season and our genealogy successes throughout the year.