October 23, 2018, Tuesday (7:00 pm – 9:00 pm):  The Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society, Inc meets  on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7:00 pm – 9 pm in the upper hall of the American Legion Post #129, 22 Elm Street, Gardner, MA.  Featured speaker at the October meeting will be

Alfred Woollacott III who will be presenting “The Believers and the Immigrant”.  Mr. Woollacott has written three novels based on his ancestors, and has published genealogical summaries for MASSOG’s publication.

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November 3 – 4, 2018  Saturday 8:00 am – Sunday 5:00 pm:   The 5th Annual Nashi Predky Fall Conference – “Your Ancestry: Past, Present and Future”  will be held at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, 135 Davidson Avenue, Somerset, New Jersey.  The event features internationally known experts in Eastern European genealogy, and will span two days, including Saturday’s workshops, “Hands-on Approach to Learning the Cyrillic Alphabets”.   The workshop will be conducted by Prof. Jon Shea, AG.   A full day will be dedicated to DNA featuring The Legal Genealogist, Judy G. Russell, CG, CGL.  There will be a choice of nine lectures and many opportunities for networking. Each day concludes with the door-prize drawings.

Registration is now OPEN!

Contact:  Phone: 732-356-0132   Email:

Participants may register for either Friday or Saturday, or the full two-day conference at reduced pricing through September 30th!!

Cost $85 for both days.  $55 for Saturday only. $40 for Sunday only.  Additional options are offered for a fee.  See Website.


For those who like to plan ahead…

April 3 – 6, 2019 :  15th New England Regional Genealogical Conference.   The Conference will be held April 4 – 6, 2019, with special pre-Conference activities including special tracks and a Research Overview Tour taking place on April 3, 2019.  The conference will take place at the Hilton Manchester Downtown (formerly the Radisson Hotel), 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH 03101 (603) 625-1000.  The Exhibit Hall will be in the Expo Center adjacent to the hotel.



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