Exciting Things Happening in Our Society
 
 
Photo Identification Project
 
We have begun a new project - Identifying photos that have
been donated to us.  Many have names, more do not.  We are
asking for help to identify these photos.  Please visit our "Gallery"
section to see the albums. 
 
Annual Workshop
Our 39th Annual Workshop will be held on Friday, March 8, and Saturday March 9th, 2019.  You can register at 8:30 a.m. each day, or just fill out an early registration with payment and send or bring into the Sweet Home Genealogical Society.  See our newsletter for more details on presentations as well as bio's on this year's speakers.  This will be an exciting weekend of Workshops!  Remember to register for this Friday/Saturday event.  It's an amazing, fun-filled genealogy event!  Not a "SHGS Member," see the events section for a downloadable registration form.  Looking forward to seeing you!
 
Monthly Presentations
Mark your calendars!  We have two upcoming Presentations after the Annual Workshop.
 
Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Chet Houser, President of the Monteith Historical Society from Albany, Oregon will speak on Lebanon/Albany Canals. This is a free Presentation and open to the public.  Donations are gladly accepted.  There isn't a sign-up for this event, just mark your calendar and bring along some friends to hear this excellent presentation.  
 
Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., Josephine Ingraham, from Grand Ronde, Oregon will have a presenation on DNA - TRUTHS AND MYTHS.  This is a free Presentation and open to the public.  Donations are gladly accepted.  There isn't a sign-up for this event, just mark your calendar and bring along some friends to hear this esciting presentation.