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GSBC Meetings, Special Events, and Classes

Unless otherwise noted, GSBC General Meetings are held at 7pm on the fourth Monday of the month at the Ridgewood Public Library (RPL), 125 N Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ. All are welcome; membership is encouraged.

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Apr
1
Sat
Tech Class: Intro to Ancestry Library Edition @ Ridgewood Public Library
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

The database Ancestry Library Edition is available for you to use at the Ridgewood Public Library. It provides you with access to 705 million US names and census images, along with the UK/Ireland collection. This session will discuss the resources available on Ancestry LE, and also teach you the best methods of searching for your genealogy records.

Registration and fee required.

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Please note that advanced registration is required and classes fill up quickly. Classes are small-scale sessions held at the RPL. Classes that do not receive sufficient advanced registration are subject to cancellation or rescheduling — so don’t delay to reserve your seat! Classes last from 1.0 to 1.5 hours depending on instructor and time for Q&A needed.

To register visit the Reference Desk at the Library, 201-670-5600, or register online. GSBC Members and Ridgewood Residents, $5. All other attendees, $10.

Apr
8
Sat
Tech Class: Using Newspaper Databases @ Ridgewood Public Library
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Saturday, April 8th at 10:30am. This class will cover the newspaper databases available at the Ridgewood Public Library which can help you in your genealogy research, and will also cover some of the free databases available for you to use at the library or at home. Make sure to bring any questions you may have on how to effectively search your ancestors through newspaper databases.

Registration and fee required.

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Please note that advanced registration is required and classes fill up quickly. Classes are small-scale sessions held at the RPL. Classes that do not receive sufficient advanced registration are subject to cancellation or rescheduling — so don’t delay to reserve your seat! Classes last from 1.0 to 1.5 hours depending on instructor and time for Q&A needed.

To register visit the Reference Desk at the Library, 201-670-5600, or register online. GSBC Members and Ridgewood Residents, $5. All other attendees, $10.