Planning Meeting Cancelled

Online via Zoom Meeting NC

All members are invited to join the discussion to help define the direction for the Society activities in the new year. Scheduled for 1:00 - 4:00 pm.

Program – “Land Grants in Western North Carolina”

Online via Zoom Meeting NC

OBCGS Spring Workshop — Land Grants in Western North Carolina Saturday, April 23, 2022 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM EDT Cost: $10 Presenter David McCorkle will discuss land records in general, including an overview of metes and bounds. He will illustrate how to find land grant information on the website, “North Carolina Land Grant Images …

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$10

Program -“Buncombe County Register of Deeds—Treasure Chest of Local Records”

Online via Zoom Meeting NC

"Buncombe County Register of Deeds—Treasure Chest of Local Records" OBCGS members Linda Brown and Nancy Manning will take us on a tour of the Buncombe County Register of Deeds website to discover many hidden treasures. Buncombe County deeds, vital records, slave deeds and cohabitation records are some of the local records that can be accessed …

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DNA Working Group Meeting via Zoom

Online via Zoom Meeting NC

OBCGS formed a working group on DNA over three years ago and they continue to meet on the first Saturday of each month. It does not matter what level of understanding you have about DNA - you can join us to learn more! We are in the mode of sharing and discovering more about how …

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Cancelled – Writing Your Family History Book Group via Zoom

This meeting has been CANCELLED for August 2022 - we'll be back in September. This working group focuses on how to write your family history book.  We meet on the second Tuesday of each month so keep an eye on our Calendar. Join us for an open discussion on steps to writing your family history …

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Free

Articles are Due for November Issue of ALOB

OBCGS Library 128 Bingham Rd., Ste. 950, Asheville, NC

If you have an article or announcement you want to place in the upcoming  issue of A Lot of Bunkum (ALOB), please submit it to info @ obcgs .com. A LOT OF BUNKUM (ALOB) is the official publication of OBCGS and is issued quarterly. If you want previous issues, early issues through 2016 are available …

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