Monthly Programs

2015/2016 Program Schedule

Our regular monthly meetings are held at the Brewster Ladies Library (BLL), Route 6A, Brewster, from 10am to noon, on the  third Tuesday of the month,unless otherwise specified. 

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The Civil War and Genealogy: Research Clues are Everwhere
Fred Wexler, Cape Cod Civil War Roundtable

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Descendancy Research
Michael Brophy, Professional Genealogist

Saturday, November 14, 2015  (joint meeting with Falmouth Gen Soc)
          Program to be held at St. Peter's Church, Osterville
Two Presentations:
Breaking Through Brick Walls: Use Your Head
Understanding Archives:  What They Are and How to Use Them
John Colletta, Professional Genealogist and Author

Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Annual Members Sharing
members of CCGS

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Local Resources For Genealogy and Research
Mary LaBombard, Archivist  - William Brewster Nickerson Cape Cod History Archives,  Cape Cod Community College
Paula Grudberg, Genealogist - Eldredge Public Library, Genealogy Department, Chatham

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Sex, DNA, and Family History
Shellee Morehead, PhD, Certified Genealogist

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Eight Steps to Preserving Your Family Photographs
Maureen Taylor, The Photo Detective

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Ancestors Who Worked in the Public Sector and the Amazing Records They Left Behind
Margaret Sullivan, Records Manager & Archivist, Boston Police Department

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
to be announced

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
        Annual Luncheon, Old Yarmouth Inn, Rte 6A, Yarmouthport
         (advanced registration required)
Deeds and Probate: A Powerful Combination
Marian Pierre-Louis, Professional Genealogist and House Historian