Sunday, February 27, 2011

Genealogy Events in Nebraska - March 2011

Here is a list of upcoming genealogy and history events in Nebraska. If you have something to add, please email me.

For the listing of all 2011 events, click here.





Date & Location
Description
March 4, 2011
7:00 p.m.
LDS Family History Center
11027 Martha St
Omaha, Nebraska
GO-PAF User Group


March 8, 2011
7:15 p.m
Lower Level Theater
Dick Admin. Bldg.
Union College Campus
3800 So. 48th St.
Lincoln, Nebraska
If you're able to locate photos belonging to other family members and would like to safely copy them or have discovered some of your own genealogical records in need of TLC, join us for a presentation on copying, restoring and preserving photos and documents. Karen Keehr, Curator of the Visual and Audio Collections at the Nebraska State Historical Society will present practical advice for preserving, labeling and storing those treasured items.


March 8, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00pm
LDS Family History Center
3000 Old Cheney Road
Lincoln, Nebraska
Beginning Genealogy – Organization

Free class


March 10, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Morton James Public Library
923 First Corso
Nebraska City, Nebraska
The society will host its Genealogy Workshop in both the media center and the genealogy reference room at the library. Assistance will be provided in the areas of "Researching Your Civil War Ancestors" and "Breaking Through Your Genealogy Brick Walls.”


March 15, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00pm
LDS Family History Center
3000 Old Cheney Road
Lincoln, Nebraska
What is in the Family History Center

Free class


March 16, 2011
7:00 p.m.
Crown Pointe Retirement Center
2820 South 80th St
Omaha, Nebraska
Greater Omaha Genealogical Society: Irish Genealogy and Research
Presenter: Chuck Real


March 17, 2011
12:00 Noon
Nebraska History Museum
15th and P Sts
Lincoln, Nebraska
Nebraska State Historical Society Brown Bag Lecture Series: Mildred Brown and the Omaha Star
Presenter: Amy Forss


March 19, 2011
9:15 a.m. – Noon
Mormon Trail Center
3215 State Street Omaha, Nebraska
Greater Omaha Genealogical Society: Making Sense of the Census: Learn to use the essential records for US research (and many foreign countries), and how to put pieces together by using all of the censuses available.


March 19, 2011
1:30 p.m.
West Nebraska Family Research and History Center
1602 Avenue A
Scottsbluff, NE


March 22, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00pm
LDS Family History Center
3000 Old Cheney Road
Lincoln, Nebraska
Communication in Genealogy

Free class


March 26, 2011
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Nebraska History Museum
15th and P Sts
Lincoln, Nebraska
Nebraska State Historical Society: Picture Perfect and Beyond! How to Care for and Identify Your Family Photographs

Morning session: Heirloom photograph types and preserving, organizing and digitizing; presented by Karen Keehr, NSHS Curator of Visual and Audio Collection.

Afternoon session: Identifying and dating photographs through historical fashion by Kay Cynova, Director of Interpretation, Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer.

Q & A: Attendees can bring up to three photographs for evaluation

Registration: Free, but seating is limited. You must register by phone 402.471.4785 or by 
email.


March 28, 2011
7:00 p.m
Stromsburg Library
320 Central St
Stromsburg, Nebraska
Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak
Video conference via Skype



March 29, 2011
7:00 pm – 9:00pm
LDS Family History Center
3000 Old Cheney Road
Lincoln, Nebraska
Census Records

Free class


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