Connecticut Professional Genealogists Council, Inc.

Monthly Meetings

Meetings begin at 10 AM with a Program Topic followed by a business meeting

Unless indicated otherwise meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month. Emanuel Lutheran Church, 311 Capital Avenue, Hartford, CT, is currently under renovation. No meetings will be held there until September 2017.

2017 Schedule

April 4: DNA for the Professional Genealogist
Venue: The Connecticut State Library conference room
Speaker: Jennifer Armstrong Zinck

 March 7: A Business Forum for Professional Genealogists
Venue: 

Small Business Administration, 280 Trumbull St, 2nd Fl., Hartford CT, 06103

For anyone who wishes to park near the State Library and walk over, the SBA offices are a 15 minute walk across Bushnell Park and approximately 4 blocks north up Trumbull St

Panelists: Julio Casiano, Deputy District Director, U.S. Small Business Administration
Alexander Aponte, Attorney, Hartford, CT
Sherryl McMillan, Executive Director, Community Accounting Services (www.communityaccountingservices.org)

February 7: DNA for the Professional Genealogist CANCELLED DUE TO ICY WEATHER CONDITIONS
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Speaker: Jennifer Armstrong Zinck


January: No Meeting


2016 Schedule

December 6: Connecticut State Library Update with Mel Smith
Venue: Conference Room at the Connecticut State Library, Hartford, CT

November 1: The Bill Process in Connecticut
Annual Pot Luck Lunch Meeting - Bring a dish to share. Paper goods and drinks provided. 
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church

 October 4: Open House Tour of the new Hartford LDS Temple, 2 Central Way, Farmington, CT. Parking on site. Meet at the Temple at 10 AM. Read more at www.ldschurchtemples.com/hartford/ and find directions. Location for business meeting to be determined.

September 13: Publishing Process
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Speaker: Nora Galvin CG

June 7: Discussion "Elements of Genealogical Analysis by Robert Charles Anderson. Part Two.
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Modertator: Ed Strickland

 May 10:Discussion Elements of Genealogical Analysis by Robert Charles Anderson. The first 3 chapters
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Moderator: Ed Strickland

 April 5: Program and place not yet determined. Check CPGC on Facebook.

March 1: Organizing a Large Project

Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Speaker: Barbara Mathews

February 2: New Discoveries at the Connecticut State Library

Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Speaker: Crawford Westbrook

January - no meeting


2015 Schedule
December 1: Connecticut State Library Update
Venue: Conference Room, Connecticut State Library
Speaker: Mel Smith

November 10: Annual Meeting & Pot Luck Lunch

Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: Changes at the Connecticut Historical Society
Speaker: Carol Whitmer
Followed by a vote on the Revised by laws and election of officers. Bring a dish to share.

October 6
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: Massachusetts Vital Records
Speaker: Edwin W. Strickland II

September 1 
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: Don't Let the GPC Own You: Take Charge of Your Proof Discussions
Speaker: Barbara Matthews

July & August
- Summer Break

 June 2

Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: The Old North Burying Ground in Middlefield, CT
Speaker: Ruthie Brown

May 5
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: DNA and Your Family Tree
Speaker: Jennifer Zinck
No meeting in April due to
15-19 April 2015 - NERGC Conference "Navigating the Past:Sailing Into the Future" The Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Visit www.nergc.org for more information.
March 3
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: Professional Genealogy Business Models
A Group Discussion

February 3
- Cancelled due to weather
Venue: Emanuel Lutheran Church
Program Topic: New Discoveries at the Connecticut State Library, History & Genealogy Unit
Speaker: Crawford Westbrook

January - no meeting


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