2005 Calendar of Events

If you would like to be considered as a speaker to give a genealogy or history oriented presentation at one of our monthly events, please contact Jim Johnson at jjohnson747@suddenlink.net

Date Speaker


We strive to offer educational programs that are genealogical or historically oriented. Frequently, in addition to our monthly featured program, we provide a short (usually 15-20 minutes) 'hornbook' session by an Education Committee member that focuses on a genealogy research topic.
January 8 Various Holiday Family Traditions
February 12 Dr. Thomas C. Archey Family Genealogy"  (Black History Month) "
March 12 Billy Adams "Researching Family Heritage"
April 9 Heather McEntee "Family History Scrapbooking"
April 30 Various Beginning Genealogy Classes
(Location: Broadmoor Library)
May 14 Gary Joiner, Ph.D and Monica Pels "Historic Forest Park Cemetery near Greenwood, LA"
June 11 John Agan "Division of Claiborne Parish and Boundary Changes"
July 9 Steve Casey "In God We Trust"  (Patriotic Program)
August 12 & 13 Elizabeth C. Wells "Finding Grandpa in the Pew"

Annual Seminar
Location: Holiday Inn-Bossier City
September 10 Philip Adderley "Curious George - Unmasking Portuguese (and Spanish) Ancestry in Anglican Baptismal Registers."
October 8 Laura McLemore Presentation on Archives/Special Collections of LSUS Noel Library
November 12 Jerry Hatfield "Hatfield and McCoys"
December 10 Christmas party/Annual Meeting 
Note: Monthly meetings are held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Randle T. Moore Center, 3101 Fairfield Avenue Shreveport Louisiana (Fairfield Avenue at Kings Highway). Other events are located as noted.