Fall 2016 Programs

posted Sep 1, 2016, 12:01 PM by BGS Webmaster

September: What is the latest from Family Search? by Marian Harrison
October:  Wills & Probate by Connie Bradish
November: Pilgrims and New England Research by Michael Boonstra
December:  Holiday Social

New Year's Resolution: Genealogy!

posted Dec 3, 2013, 3:59 PM by Unknown user

Make 2014 the year you discover your family history. The holidays are the perfect time to collect stories and information from older members of your family. Then start the New Year at the Brevard Genealogical Society meeting: Tuesday, Jan. 14; 9:30 am, at the Central Brevard Library in Cocoa. Genealogy researcher and lecturer Marian Harrison will talk about 

Save the Date

posted Aug 19, 2013, 5:39 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Nov 13, 2013, 8:52 PM by BGS Webmaster ]

Brevard Genealogy Society and the Central Brevard Library invite you to a Family History Fair on Saturday, November 16, from 10 am - 3 pm. This event is free, open to the public, and will have activities for all ages. More information will be posted soon. Please join us!

August Workshop

posted Jul 29, 2013, 5:54 AM by Unknown user

Join the group on Monday, August 12, for our Family History Fair planning session. BGS is hosting this event on Saturday, November 16, as a way to Excite, Educate & Empower the community about the joy of genealogy.  Meeting starts at 9:30 am at Central Brevard Library in Cocoa. Come and add your ideas!


posted Jun 16, 2013, 9:38 AM by Unknown user

Plan to stay for our Family History Day planning session--immediately following the July 8 workshop.!

Where are You From?

posted Jun 16, 2013, 9:31 AM by Unknown user

July 8 @ 9:30 am
Our summer workshops continue with Regional Show & Tell. This is a great chance to compare notes with folks seeking information on the same state or area of the country as you. Take away great ideas for expanding your research. Louisiana native Vera Zimmerman will facilitate the discussion.

Brick Walls

posted May 28, 2013, 12:07 PM by Unknown user

June 10 @ 9:30 am
We kick off the summer workshop season with Knocking Down Brick Walls. What is stumping you? Our members will have answers. This is one of our most popular programs. Don’t miss it! Faye Kerstetter will facilitate the discussion.

May 13, 2013

posted May 8, 2013, 11:40 AM by Unknown user

The Tombstone Just Said...Wife Of
Women make up half of our genealogy, but are often hidden because we only see their married name. Learn what records are available that can help you track down your illusive female ancestors. Jack Butler is an experienced genealogy researcher, lecturer, and author.

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