Root Cellar Meetings

 
Monthly
General
Meeting
Features genealogical presentations by local speakers and Evening Workshops. The formal presentation begins at 7 p.m. Arrive earlier at 6:15 p.m. to participate in the workshop. Meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month except for December and January at the Christ Community Church.
Guests and visitors are welcome!
 
Please note: Beginning with the January 2017 meeting, Root Cellar will meet in room M2 instead of M1. M2 is on the same floor and is the rectangular room with the large exterior windows.
 
Click here to see a map and some getting there tips.
Family Tree
Maker SIG
Informal presentations, problem solving, hands-on demonstrations, question and answer sessions. This SIG (special interest group) will address both Macintosh and Windows versions of the software. Meets 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Sylvan Community Center in Citrus Heights.
Click here if you want more information or be added to the meeting notification email list.
Guests and visitors are welcome!
 
Click here to see a map and some getting there tips.
Irish
Study Group
First meeting will occur in early 2017!
 
This Root Cellar sponsored group provides an opportunity for members who are interested in Irish family history to meet and support each other in their research.  This is not a presentation format, although participants are encouraged to share knowledge and research strategies. Bring a laptop or tablet, because the meetings are collaborative work sessions.
The Irish Study Group will meet on second Wednesdays, 1:00-3:00PM, at Sylvan Community Center.
Click here if you want more information
Guests and visitors are welcome!
 
Click here to see a map and some getting there tips.
Root Cellar Legacy
and
Flip-Pal
Support
Group
This support group will address the Legacy genealogy software, use of the Flip-Pal portable scanner and related topics, the objectives being to increase participants' knowledge with discussion and demonstrations, provide hands-on experience and perhaps establish a mentor system. It meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month, 10 am to 1 pm.
 
Location for both is the Sylvan Community Center in Citrus Heights. Click here if you want more information or be added to the meeting notification email list.
Guests and visitors are welcome!
 
Click here to see a map and some getting there tips.
Workshop
Learn research tips.  Share your successful finds and brickwalls. The session may include a webinar, a demo of a research tool or an informal presentation. Meets 1 to 3 p.m. on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the Sylvan Community Center in Citrus Heights.
Guests and visitors are welcome!
Click here to see a map and some getting there tips.
Spring
Seminar
An annual all-day Saturday event featuring lectures from a nationally known genealogical speaker, raffle, book sales and more.  This is a fee-based event with members receiving a discount.
Click here for details about the upcoming seminar.
 
Check our Events Calendar for descriptions of specific meetings.
 
Organizational Meetings: The previously listed meetings are made possible by the various meetings and activities of Root Cellar's directors, officers and volunteers. The Board of Directors meeting occurs at 10 a.m. on the first Thursday of each month and is open to all interested members. Locaton is the Sylvan Community Center. There are also a number of committees which meet at irregular times and various locations. For more information, contact any director or officer.

Christ Community Church
5025 Manzanita Avenue, Carmichael, California
 
 
 
Finding the meeting room:
After entering the parking lot, drive around the corner and park on the west side. There
you will find a pedestrian ramp and stairs leading to the interior courtyard area.
Enter the large two-story building through the glass doors facing the courtyard.
Proceed to the second floor and the meeting will be in the room to your left.
 
Click here or on the above image to display a handy two-page
navigation guide to help you find the meeting room.
 

Sylvan Community Center
7521 Community Drive, Citrus Heights, California
 
 
 
Finding the meeting room:
Park in the paved lot immediately in front of the community
center building. Enter through the front double doors.