Community Calendar

2017 Repository Tour: Genealogy & Map Division of NYPL

The New York Public Library is one of the world’s great research libraries. NYPL staff will provide an overview of the rich resources of their respective divisions. A guided tour of the Milstein Division, including the microfilm room, and Map Division will follow. The NYG&B tour will take approximately 75 minutes, after which, individuals may conduct their own research.

• Thursday, May 25, 10:30–11:45 a.m.

When: 
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Venue: 
New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC
Sponsor: 
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society

Photo Fixings

Presented by Phil Hayes at the meeting of the Westchester County Genealogical Society.
 
Guests are always welcome.  Coffee and conversation precede the meeting at 9:30 a.m.  Please bring a treat if you can and a friend!
When: 
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 10:00am
Venue: 
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 600 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY
Sponsor: 
Westchester County Genealogical Society

2017 Repository Tour: National Archives at New York City

On June 13 at NARA-NYC, the NYG&B will host a tour including an orientation to the facilities and collections, and a genealogist will be available to answer questions from tour members until noon. Individual research may follow the tour until NARA-NYC’s regular closing time (5:00 pm).

The NYG&B tours will take approximately 60 minutes, after which, individuals may conduct their own research.

When: 
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 10:30am
Venue: 
National Archives at New York City, One Bowling Green, New York, NY
Sponsor: 
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society

Research in Albany 2017

Join the NYG&B for the annual Research in Albany, which features three days of assisted research and genealogical camaraderie with the people who know New York best.

One of the best features of the research trip is the research questionnaire participants complete before the trip.

Consultants provide feedback to the attendees on not only their question, but how to focus the research question itself.

When: 
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, September 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
New York State Library and Archives
Sponsor: 
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society

Joint Program with Western New York Genealogical Society

The NYG&B is coming to Buffalo for a joint program with the Western New York Genealogical Society on October 7. Featured speakers will be D. Joshua Taylor and Jane E. Wilcox. More details will be coming soon.

When: 
Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 9:00am
Venue: 
Buffalo, NY (exact location TBA)
Sponsor: 
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society & The Western New York Genealogical Society

New York State Family History Conference

The New York State Family History Conference (NYSFHC) returns in 2018 with nationally-known speakers and a vibrant exhibit hall. Mark your calendar with the dates as you won’t want to miss this conference.

The 2018 conference will take place in Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York. 

When: 
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 9:00am to Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
Venue: 
Tarrytown, New York (exact venue TBA)
Sponsor: 
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society

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