July 11th Meeting Information

Our July meeting will be held virtually using Zoom, in conjunction with the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh. Karen Stanbury will present Clinical Tips to Manage Uncomfortable Conversations about Surprising DNA Test Results.
 
Our July meeting will be held on July 11th, the second Monday of the month, as opposed to our normally scheduled third Monday of the month. 
 
Register for this Zoom meeting HERE.  Full details are available HERE.
 

Eastern European SIG Meeting on July 12th

EASTERN EUROPE SIG:  July 12th 6:30 PM
This will be an in-person meeting at Northland Public Library's Board Room.

DNA SIG Meeting on July 11th - IN-PERSON

The Genetic Genealogy DNA Special Interest Group will meet IN PERSON at 7:00 PM on July 11th  The meeting will be a "Watch Party" for the group to watch Karen Stanbury's Zoom presentation "Clinical Tips to Manage Uncomfortable Conversations about Surprising DNA Test Results" and discussing what she presents.  Her presentation is in conjunction with GRIP; more details can be found at www.GRIPitt.org/evening-programs and HERE.
 
The meeting will be held at Christ Episcopal Church at 5910 Babcock Blvd (entrance is on Browns Lane just past the stoplight).  PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LET US KNOW YOU WILL BE ATTENDING IN PERSON

July 23rd NHG Webinar Series

 
Diahan Southard, genetic genealogist, will present "Connecting Your DNA Matches" at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time on Saturday, July 23, 2022 for the NHG Webinar Series.  This will be a live, virtual webinar using Zoom.  Please register for this free event HERE.  The handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to all registrants.  
 
Full details are available HERE.

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.

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.

1950 Census Working Group - July 16th

Join with other NHG members in an interactive group work session to use Family Search's indexing tools for refining the 1950 Census data for Pennsylvania.  Register for this ZOOM meeting HERE.  More details HERE

Research Workshop SIG: July 16th

Our next meeting is on July 16th at 2:00pm via Zoom.  Please register HERE for the Zoom meeting. The Research Workshop SIG enables participants to set aside time for conducting their research in a social setting with the abilty to bounce ideas off of the other attendees.  More details on this SIG are HERE.

German SIG Meeting on July 21st

GERMAN SIG: July 21st 7:00 PM
This will be an Online Zoom meeting - click HERE for Zoom registration information.

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.

August 15th Meeting Information

Join Sierra Green for Genealogical Research Opportunities and Limitations in Institutional, Reform School and Orphanage Records at the Heinz History Center.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on August 15th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting .
 
Full details are available HERE.

September 19th Meeting Information

Join Maureen Taylor for A Photo Detective Roadshow.
 
The meeting will begin at 7:00 PM on September 19th.  This will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. You can register for this meeting HERE.
 
Full details are available HERE.

September 24th NHG Webinar Series

D. Joshua Taylor, MA, MLS, FUGA will present "15 Tools for Tracing Your New York Ancestors Online" at 11:00 A.M. Eastern Time on Saturday, September 24, 2022 for the NHG Webinar Series. This will be a live, virtual webinar using Zoom.  Please register for this free event HERE.  The handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to all registrats.  Full details about the webinar and speaker are available HERE.  

November 11th NHG Webinar Series

Katherine R. Willson  will present "Preserving Veterans' Voices" at 7:00 P.M. Eastern Time on Friday, November 11, 2022 for the NHG Webinar Series.  This will be a live, virtual webinar using Zoom.  Please register for this free event HERE.  The handout will be distributed during the webinar in the chat and also emailed to all registrants.  
 
Full details about the webinar and speaker are available HERE.

Northland Library @ Home: Ancestry Ending

Many of the Northland Library's online resources have been available to you at home, including the Ancestry Library Edition.  Check HERE for a full list of what is available through the Allegheny County libraries.  Ancestry Remote access ended on 31DEC21.  

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 Info@NorthHillsGenealogists.org

AmericanAncestors.org at Northland Library

If you have New England ancestors, then the resources available from AmericanAncestors.org 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.

NHG @ Heinz History Center


July Meeting
Monday - 07/11/2022
Karen Stanbary will present "Clinical Tips to Manage Uncomfortable Conversations about Surprising DNA Test Results."   Our July meeting will be held on July 11th, the second Monday of the month, as opposed to our normally scheduled third Monday of the month, and will be held virtually using Zoom, in conjunction ...
DNA SIG Watch Party: Karen Stanbary
Monday - 07/11/2022
This month's meeting will be a  "Watch Party" for Karen Stanbary's evening presentation held in conjunction with the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh.  We will gather in person to view her Zoom presenation and discuss its content.  More details on her "It’s All About Respect: Clinical Tips to Manage ...
Eastern Europe SIG Meeting
Tuesday - 07/12/2022
Eastern European research Special Interest Group:   You can email the SIG at EasternEuropeSIG@NorthHillsGenealogists.org to have your name added to the mailing list for future notifications.