Library Lock-In March 22 *REGISTER NOW*

Image result for northland public library outside photo 15237 Our next Northland Library genealogy lock-in will be at 6:30pm on March 22nd.  This will give those attending full use of all of the library computers and genealogy resources, along with one-on-one assistance from experienced NHG volunteers. Sign-up on the Library website HERE More details available HERE **ONLY 4 SEATS AVAILABLE**

Eastern European SIG Meeting on March 5th

EASTERN EUROPE SIG:  March 5,  6:00 PM
This will be an in-person meeting at Northland Public Library's Board Room.

March NHG Board Meeting

The March 2024 Board meeting will be held  via Zoom on March 5th at 7PM Eastern Time.  Board meetings are open to all current NHG members. Please click HERE to register for the Zoom meeting. Those attending in person at McCandless Panera will gather between 6 and 7 for food and socializing.

DNA SIG Meeting March 16th (Zoom)

The Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group will meet On-line (Zoom) at 2:00 PM on March 16th We'll have general discussions and breakouts, trying to answer questions based on the collective experience. Click HERE for Zoom registration information.  More details HERE

March 2024 Monthly Meeting

Join Mark Cross for "Indexing Errors: How to Find Records When You Can't Find Records.
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on Mar 18, 2024. This meeting will be held in person at Kearns Spirituality Center and as a virtual meeting via Zoom. 
Click HERE to register for attending in person at Kearns Spirituality Center. You can register for this meeting via Zoom HERE
Full details are available HERE.

Writing SIG Meeting on March 20th

WRITING SIG: March 20th at 4:00 PM
This will be an in-person meeting in the Shaler North Hills Library's conference room (2nd floor). More details on the group are available at  WRITING SIG 

German SIG Meeting on March 21st (Zoom)

GERMAN SIG: Mar 21st 7:00 PM
This will be an Online Zoom meeting - click HERE for Zoom registration information. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.   Additional information about this SIG is available at  GERMAN SIG.

PA Research SIG - March 27th

Shaler Public Library - 2nd Floor Conference Room - 6PM
The focus of this group is on research and resources relating to Pennsylvania roots. 
More details on this group are available at PENNSYLVANIA RESEARCH SIG

Beginner's Packet Now Available to NHG Members

Be sure to visit the "NHG LIBRARY" area when you login - the latest edition of the Genealogical Beginner's Packet is available for download by all NHG members. at Northland Library

If you have New England ancestors, then the resources available from are invaluable.  Visitors to Northland Public Library now have access to these databases and other holdings of the New England Historical and Genealogical Society, along with the many other genealogy databases already available.  You can use the Northland computers, or bring your own and connect via their WiFi.

DNA Bootcamp - Online Course for Members

North Hills Genealogists is pleased to provide this series of training from Hi-Def Genealogy as a no-charge benifit to its members. Presented by Mary Eberle and produced by Thomas MacEntee, we believe that you will find this instruction useful and informative in learning the details of Genetic Genealogy and using DNA tests as part of your family history research.  These videos can be watched at any time, as often as you like.  For more details click HERE.

Northland Public Library Genealogy Books

Click HERE to view information on Northland Public Library's genealogy collection.  Many of the materials in this collection were donated to Northland by the North Hills Genealogists.

Meeting Handouts

Handouts for many of our meetings are available for download by NHG members after logging into the website and clicking on "NHG LIBRARY" in the left-hand menu.  If you need assistance logging in please send an email to

NHG @ Heinz History Center

Eastern European SIG Meeting
Tuesday - 03/05/2024
The Eastern European Special Interest Group for NHG members encompasses Czech, Slovakia, The Balkans, Hungary, Poland, Galicia, Ukraine, as well as Italy, Russia, and Bohemia. We meet at 6:00pm at Northland Public Library on the first Tuesday of each month. We discuss and share research information in a friendly environment.   Learn more about ...
Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group
Saturday - 03/16/2024
This month we'll have general discussions, and breakouts, trying to answer questions based on the collective experience.  If you have something in particular you'd like to talk about or see discussed, just send an email response to this message at   Click HERE for Zoom registration information.    This group is ...
NHG March Meeting
Monday - 03/18/2024
  Mark Cross will present "Indexing Errors: How to Find Records When You Can't Find Records " Indexers do a wonderful job, documents can be searched for name, date, or other pertinent information. But indexing is not perfect. Names can be mis-indexed and are nearly impossible to find. How do you ...