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Jun
18
Mon
OBCGS Board Meeting @ OBCGS Library
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jun
23
Sat
June Program – “Murders of Madison County, NC” by Steve Greene @ OBCGS Library
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join Steve Greene as he discusses some of the details of famous murder cases in Madison County, NC history. Click below for a flyer with all the details:

Murders in Madison County Flyer

Jul
1
Sun
ALOB Articles Due for August 2018 Issue
Jul 1 all-day

“A Lot of Bunkum” (ALOB) is the quarterly journal for the Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society. We accept the following to be published in the journal:

  1. ARTICLES – members and non-members are invited to submit genealogical material for publication. The Society reserves the right to accept or reject any material submitted and to edit as deemed necessary. The Society disclaims any responsibility for errors of fact or opinion made by contributors. We accept articles, pictures and other genealogical material suitable for publication. Use our Contact Page for information on technical standards for electronic files.
  2. ADVERTISING – 1/4 page $15.00; 1/2 page $$25.00; 1 page $45.00; 1/2 page inside rear cover $45.00; 1 page inside rear cover $65.00;. Yearly ads discounted 10%. Ad content requires approval.
  3. QUERIES – Free for members and $3.00 each (sent with query) for non-members.
Jul
7
Sat
DNA Meeting @ OBCGS Library
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

OBCGS sponsors a discussion group centered on using DNA to discover your ancestors and expand your genealogical research. Beginners and experienced researchers are welcome. The group meets the first Saturday of each month.

Jul
21
Sat
July Program – “Writing a Book From Your Family Research” by Dr. Terry Roberts @ OBCGS Library
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us to hear Dr. Terry Roberts, the author of several award-winning books based on family research in Madison Co., NC, discuss tips on converting our family research into a book format.

Sep
22
Sat
OBCGS Fall Genealogy Workshop @ Unitarian Universalist Church
Sep 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

The all-day Fall Genealogy Workshop is set to bring you information on writing citations on research details, local history and using DNA results for analysis.

 

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