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Events

Events Archive: 2016 |2015 |2014 |2013 |2012 |2011 | 2010

2016 Upcoming Events

January 27, 2016

Event:German Special Interest Group Online Web Chat
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Member Website (Members Only)

Our German Special Interest Group (SIG) is holding its next online web chat where members with an interest in German genealogy discuss their research challenges and share tips with each other.

 

February 9, 2016

Event:Irish Special Interest Group Online Web Chat
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Member Website (Members Only)

Our Irish Special Interest Group (SIG) is holding its next online web chat where members with an interest in Irish genealogy discuss their research challenges and share tips with each other.

 

February 13, 2016

Event:Luke Schray presents "A Geographic Overview of Jersey City"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

Using images and old maps, Luke Schray will show us how Jersey City land features have been changed over the centuries.

 

February 23, 2016

Event:German Special Interest Group Online Web Chat
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Member Website (Members Only)

Our German Special Interest Group (SIG) is holding its next online web chat where members with an interest in German genealogy discuss their research challenges and share tips with each other.

 

March 8, 2016

Event:Irish Special Interest Group Online Web Chat
Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Member Website (Members Only)

Our Irish Special Interest Group (SIG) is holding its next online web chat where members with an interest in Irish genealogy discuss their research challenges and share tips with each other.

 

March 12, 2016

Event:Randi Koenig presents "Hudson County, New Jersey Research"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

Randi will provide an interactive lecture giving examples of how to utilize the repositories on both sides of the Hudson River.

 

April 9, 2016

Event:Maureen Wlodarcyzk discusses her book "Scarlet Letters"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

Author and genealogist Maureen Wlodarcyzk discusses her historical fiction based on the true stories of three individual owners of Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter."

 

May 14, 2016

Event:Spirit of the Jerseys New Jersey State History Fair
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Monmouth Battlefield State Park, Manalapan, NJ

The Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society returns to the annual New Jersey State History Fair at Monmouth Battlefield State Park in Manalapan, NJ. Stop by our table to view the exhibits on display, speak with members about Hudson County genealogy and history and sign up for one of our 'Ask Granny' beginning genealogy workshops. View the official fair website

 

June 2016

Event:Annual Field Trip
Time: TBA
Location: TBA

 

October 8, 2016

Event:Andy McCarthy presents "The New York Public Library and Jersey Resources"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

 

November 12, 2016

Event:Lorna and Phil Woodridge present "Gravestone Art and Symbolism"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

 

December 10, 2016

Event:Catherine Medich presents "What's New at the New Jersey State Archives"
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm ET (UTC/GMT -5)
Location: Secaucus Public Library

 


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