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Story County Genealogical Society
Story County, Iowa, USA
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Monday, March 11
"Allied with the Allies - Canada, UK, Australian, and WWI Records"  (SCGS Meeting)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., Ames, Iowa and via Zoom
Presenter: Debra Dudek
 
Examine the abundant resources, service files, and information for service men and women who served in Canadian, UK, Australian, and French forces during World War I.  The lecture will also examine Red Cross records and resources in the US and abroad.
 
This presentation will be virtual.  You may watch via Zoom or at the Ames, Public Library.


Wednesday, March 20
Free and Useful Sites for Genealogy Research  (Genealogy Plus!)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., Ames, Iowa
Presenter: Dick Cooper
 
Learn about some websites that can enhance your genealogy research ... without breaking your budget!



Monday, April 8
"Digital Genealogy: Bring Your Family History into the Digital Age"  (SCGS Meeting)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., Ames, Iowa, and via Zoom
Kyle Solberg will present tips for organization and workflows for genealogy in the digital age.


Wednesday, April 17
Using Cemetery Records for Genealogy Research  (Genealogy Plus!)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., Ames, Iowa
Presenter: Dennis Allen
 
Dennis and Cris Nagla are the managers of several cemeteries in Polk County, Iowa.  They will discuss what genealogy clues can be found in cemetery and funeral home records.



Monday, May 13
To Be Announced  (SCGS Meeting)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames, Iowa and via Zoom
Linda McCall's "Civilian Conservation Corps" program has been rescheduled to September 9, 2024.


Wednesday, May 15
IDEA Center Tour (at Ames Public Library)  (Genealogy Plus!)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., Ames, Iowa
We'll take a "tour" to the other end of the Ames Public Library and learn about the IDEA center.
This space includes equipment to digitize old photos and slides, VHS videos, and cassette tape recordings. You will also find software like the Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut Pro for all your editing needs.



Monday, September 9
"Civilian Conservation Corps"  (SCGS Meeting)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave, Ames, Iowa and via Zoom
Presenter: Linda Betsinger McCann
 
Learn about the Depression Era Civilian Conservation Corps and what records were created that may be
useful in your genealogical research.