West Oaks Branch Library & Genealogy Center

Orange County Library System

Genealogy Events and Classes: February 2017

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Join us at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center for genealogy in a new year! Take a look at the amazing genealogy events we are offering for the month of February 2017.

  • February 8th:  11:00 AM-Genealogy: Using Online Library Resources 
  • February 8th:  6:30 PM-NGSQ Study Group  

 

  • February 11th: 10:00 AM-Central Florida Chapter Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society 
  • February 11th: 11:00 AM  to 2:00 PM FAMILY HISTORY FAIR! 
    • February 11th: 11:00 AM-Genealogy: Using Online Library Resources  
    • February 11th: 11:00 AM-United States Genealogy:  Midwestern Region (North Central)
    • February 11th: 12:30 PM-Ancestry Library Edition Level 1  
    • February 11th: 12:30 PM-DNA and Genealogy:  An Introduction

 

  • February 15th: 11:00 AM-HeritageQuest Online Level 1

 

  • February 22nd: 11:00 AM-Ancestry Library Edition Level 1 
  • February 22nd: 6:30 PM-Using the Freedmen’s Bureau Records on FamilySearch 

 

  • February 25th: 10:30 AM-Diggin’ It!: A Genealogy Research Open Forum & Book Club  

Want to Know What’s New?

New Genealogy Books

New titles are always being added to the Genealogy collection.   You can see for yourself the latest genealogy books acquired by the Orange County Library System (OCLS).  You can see the list each month at this link Newly Added To The Collection.  Or explore our Genealogy Resource Guide for new titles information and more!

 

The new titles list is updated monthly.  Titles are listed by subject area.  You can browse to see if there is anything new of interest to your area of genealogy and family history research.  Most titles are purchased for the collection by the Orange County Library System.  Some titles are donated by individuals and by local groups, such as the Central Florida Genealogical Society (CFGS).  The Florida State Society Daughters of the American Revolution (FSSDAR) adds to their part of the collection regularly by encouraging chapters to donate new titles each year.   Come in and see what you can find in these newly added resources!

New Genealogy Titles

 

Genealogy in the New Year!

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Join us at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center for genealogy in a new year! Take a look at the amazing genealogy events we are offering in the first month of 2017.

January 9th, 2017: 5:30 PM = Genealogy Using Online Library Resources

January 11th, 2017: 6:30 PM = NGSQ Study Group 

January 14th, 2017: 10:00 AM = Central Florida Chapter Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society

January 18th, 2017: 6:30 PM = Genealogy for Beginners 

January 21st, 2017: 10:30 AM = Diggin’ It!: A Genealogy Research Open Forum & Book Club

2:00 PM = Genealogy Research Question Workshop (Requires in-advance question submission)

January 23rd, 2017: 5:30 PM = HeritageQuest Online Level 1 

January 25th, 2017: 6:30 PM = Getting The Most Out Of FamilySearch

January 28th, 2017: 10:30 AM = Researching Your Revolutionary War Patriot 

January 30th, 2017: 5:30 PM = Ancestry Library Edition Level 1