What an event is planned for this year’s Ancestor Swap Meet!! A DNA session with featured speaker J. Mark Lowe, a “Salute To Troops” Dinner, & 3 how-to Sat. sessions. Register for all 3 events & receive a discount. Or register for specific sessions. See NEAGS home page for registration form & full details.
Well — so did I. Your NEAGS Site Admin — ME — missed it. My excuse is … you ready? Sick, sick, sick. Trust me! No one would have wanted me there.
But from everything I have heard and read — this was one NOT to be missed. From the Dinner Theater night to the Saturday event. Well, drat! Snif & Boo hoo!
Bet you feel exactly the same way I do … that is, if you missed it too.
Morning session: Step-by-Step: Locating Your Civil War Ancestors Using a record-based approach, learn to find the basic records of your Civil War Ancestor. A review of basic military records will be presented by following a solider throughout all available records, including Pensions (online and textual). Afternoon session 1: Local Records & Manuscripts By examining a …
The “Swap Meet” provides LEARNING opportunities. People who love to do genealogy also LOVE to share genealogy. The “Swap Meet” is NEAGS’ way of SHARING information & knowledge not only to our community but state-wide for a day of focused activity. The “Swap Meet” is a way of MEETING new people who have like interests — perhaps in the …
150th Anniversary of the Civil War
Whether our ancestors word Blue or Gray, their DNA runs deep within us. Please join the NEAGS as we remember our ancestors and the lives they lived during this terrible time in the history of our nation.
Saturday, March 22nd, 9am – 3pm at the Senior Center, 623 Broad St., Gadsden, AL.
Guest speaker, Mark Lowe.
Friday, March 21st, 6pm – 9pm at the Pitman Theater, Gadsden, AL, a “Memorial Dinner Theater”.
Due to bad weather, extending Dinner Reservation Deadline to March 15th.
CUT OFF DATE FOR DINNER THEATER IS MARCH
NO LATE ADMITTANCE AT THE DOOR
NOTE for Friday evening: The seating for the Dinner Theater on Friday evening is limited. Get your registration in soon to ensure your seat.
NOTE for Saturday morning: The Gadsden Public Library is once again providing coffee, orange juice, and donuts. .