We will be posting here some current regional programs, workshops and seminars of interest to our society members. Generally these events will not be posted to our MGS Calendar of Events.There are many regional genealogy societies or special events that are within a reasonable drive and their programs can be an excellent source of information to aid your family roots search. Check the specific sponsoring society website for more information, if a website is available.
Below are listed some upcoming meetings, workshops and  seminars that may be of interest to you. Check our Regional Societies page to view specific society websites. The specific society website is your best source of society events and programs.



  1. The Genealogical Society of Collier County



November 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am



Facebook as a Tool to Break Thru Brick Walls

 with Drew Smith


 Learn to use Facebook successfully to find living relatives or to share your questions, problems, and brick walls with other genealogists.

Speaker will be remote.


To attend this program virtually, use the following link to register:




*** Handout for this meeting is available for LCGS Members only.***


If you are an LCGS Member, be sure to download the handout ahead of time by signing in to the website & then go to “Meetings> Presentations & Handouts”. Look for the November meeting at the top left side.  




For more information, please visit our website at 



February 24, 2024 - Pinellas Genealogy Society Annual Seminar






February 28, 2024 - The Villages Genealogical Society