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ROOT CELLAR'S 2023 SPRING SEMINAR
D. Joshua Taylor
Saturday, April 29, 2023
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Doors Open 8:15 am
Fair Oaks Church
11427 Fair Oaks Blvd. | Fair Oaks | California
$40 Root Cellar Members | $55 Non-members
D. Joshua Taylor, President of the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society is a nationally known and recognized speaker and author on genealogy and family history. He is the recipient of numerous awards and honors. Joshua has been a featured genealogist on Who Do You Think You Are? and he can also be seen taking America through their past as a host on the popular PBS series Genalogy Roadshow.
- Bridging the Gap: Finding Ancestors in the United States between 1780 and 1840
- Vanity Sketches: Sources and Truths Behind County Histories
- Essential Technology for Genealogists
- When Dates Disagree: 8 Ways to Resolve Conflicting Details
Lunches are available but must be ordered with your seminar registration
FABULOUS Gift Baskets - Raffle Ticket Sales start at 8:15 am
Visit the Root Cellar Library
The Library is located at the California State Archives, 1020 O Street, on the fourth floor. It is open 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. We have over 6,200 books on our shelves. These include all 50 states plus foreign countries, such as Ireland, England, and Germany.
Special Interest Groups and Workshops
Are you new to genealogy?
Are you a "seasoned" genealogist plagued by pesky "brick walls"?
Our workshops and special interest groups ("SIGS") may be just what you need to further your research efforts. If you haven't done so before now, consider participating with one or more of the following:
- Root Cellar Genealogy Workshop - 3rd Thursdays from 2-4PM
- Family Tree Maker SIG - 3rd & 4th Thursdays from 11:30AM - 1:30PM
- Genealogical Book Club meets every other month on the second Wednesday of January, March, May, July, September and November, from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
For more information on these resources, click on the "Meetings" link of the "Home" menu option at left, or scroll down the list of meetings at right.
The monthly Board of Directors meetings are held on the first Thursday of each month from 10am to 12pm. Any member of our Society is welcome to attend. To receive a meeting invitation, please email our President at email@example.com at least three days before the meeting.
Geni-Gram is our monthly newsletter. It's chock-full of information about our Society and local meetings and events, as well as topics of genealogical interest.
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