Meetings are at 7:00 p.m. at the Hayden Library. 8535 N. Government Way, Hayden, Idaho 83835
February 20, 2014 Did you inherit Grandma's nursing hat or Great Grandpa's pipe? Come and share your favorite family treasure with our group. March 20, 2014 William's Story: Finding Biological Family Through DNA Presented by Nancy Beyer and William Crawford April 17, 2014 Explore the Pappy Boyington Museum Presented by Richard LeFrancis May 15, 2014 Syd Albright How Will You Be Remembered?
June 19, 2014 All the Lionesses of Idaho Presented by Mike Bullard, author of "The Lioness of Idaho" (Louise Shaddock)
September 18, 2014 A Little of This and a Little of That Presented by Zooey Byram from the Family History Center October 16, 2014 Preserving Old Photos Presented by Sandy Simon from the Family History Center November 20, 2014 Group sharing
May 15, 2014 KCGS tour of Pappy Boyington Museum followed by lunch at Capone's in Hayden.
34th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy July 27 – August 1, 2014 Hilton Center Hotel, Salt Lake City, Utah
For more information on this event, which is one of the annual highlights of the entire genealogical calendar, visit the website: http://www.iajgs2014.org/
Note that the December 29, 2013 issue of Nu? What’s New said, “For the second year, for those who cannot attend the conference, selected lectures will be streamed live on the Internet. These broadcasts will be accessible on a computer, smartphone, or tablet via Internet connection ... Cost for this form of registration, which is called ‘IAJGS 2014 LIVE,’ is $149.” You can learn more at the Conference website.
Family History Day at the Hayden Library Saturday, August 9, 2014 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p,m Shake your family tree and unlock the past to your family history. The first annual open day with on-site genealogists from Kootenai County Genealogical Society, Hayden Lake Family History Center and local DAR and CAR chapters. Free genealogy help, raffle prizes and refreshments provided. Brown bag lunch. Finding Ancestors workshop begins promptly at 1:00 p.m. on the topic of "Help! The Courthouse Burned. Now What?"
FEEFHS Annual Eastern European Research Workshop August 12–15, 2014 Salt Lake City, Utah
This annual workshop focuses on the records, tools, and methodologies needed to conduct research in Eastern European records, online, in microfilm, and on site. Additional Research Essentials track provides skills and background. Country tracks to include Germany, Poland, Russia, and more. Opens with an orientation of the Family History Library; closes with a banquet and keynote speaker. Includes individual consultation. Call for presentations soon going out. Full details on schedule and registration to be posted by Feb 1, 2014. ========== Annual Family History Seminar October 1, 2014 Hayden Lake Family History Center https://sites.google.com/site/haydenlakefhc/home/seminar ========== 15th Annual Fall Lecture Series October 2, 9, 16 and 30, 2014 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Cottonwood, Idaho This event is sponsored by the Idaho Humanities Council. The series will provide insights into the history of our region. Topics include: October 2: Cort Conley: "Song of the Winds: 1,200 Miles by Canoe Down the Snake River" October 9: Janet Worthington: "Laura Ingalls Wilder: Moving West" October 16: Philip Homan: "Queen of Diamonds: Kittie Wilkins, Horse Queen of Idaho, and the Wilkins Korse Company" October 30: Tom Blanchard: "Mining in Idaho: Today and Yesterday" For more information, please download the poster.
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society Special Event October 3 - 4 ~ 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N. Wall, Spokane Potluck lunch. Cost $15 for members, $20 for non-members. (Pay at the door) Guest Speaker: Steven Morrison, member of the Association of Professional Genealogists Seminar sessions include: Peopling the British Isles, Detours Around Irish Roadblocks, Irish Research tips--Belfast, Dublin or Salt Lake City? and Lost in Ireland? Maybe Your Ancestor Was a Quaker! For more information or to pre-register (30 days prior to event), see the EWSG Events listing.