Monday, August 6, 2007

CVGS Events for August 2007

The Chula Vista Genealogical Society events for August 2007 include:

** Wednesday, August 15, 10 AM, Chula Vista Civic Center Library -- CVGS Computer Group meets in the Library Computer Lab. We will visit some new genealogy web sites and Ancestry Library Edition (ALE) databases. This is an opportunity for those members who haven't used computers for genealogy research to practice with a mentor to guide them. It is also an opportunity for members who don't have an Ancestry subscription to dig into the ALE databases.

** Wednesday, August 22, 10 AM, Chula Vista Civic Center Library -- CVGS Research Group meets in the Library Conference Room. We will review the genealogy news for August, share success stories and information, and discuss members research problems, and potential solutions, based on the collective knowledge and wisdom of the group.

** Monday, August 27, 11 AM, at the Elks Lodge Picnic Area (in Chula Vista) -- the Annual CVGS Picnic and Fun Show -- attendees should bring their own food and beverage, there will be no grills. Bring a wrapped white elephant gift for sharing. There will be an opportunity drawing for the door prize. The program will be members playing the game "Wheel of (Genealogy) Fortune" with emcee Randy "Pat Sajak" Seaver. Contestants will try to solve genealogy-oriented word puzzles like on TV. Who will be Vanna White? You'll have to come and find out! For directions to the picnic area, please contact Randy at the email and phone number below.

Remember that on Mondays - August 6, 13 and 20, that Dearl Glenn and probably John Finch will be at the table by the Family Research section of the Chula Vista civic Center Library ready to help people with their research, discuss a problem or success, or just tell stories.

We welcome guests and visitors to our CVGS programs and events - if you are in the Chula Vista area and want to attend our events - please come and introduce yourselves. If you have questions, please email Randy at rjseaver(at) or phone 619-422-3397.

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