11 September 2012

SCGS - DNA Interest Meetings - Burbank, CA

DNA Interest Group Meetings - 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at the SCGS Library located at
Southern California Genealogical Society
417 Irving Drive, Burbank, CA 91504
(818) 843-7247

Sat, Sep 29, 2012 - An Adoptee's Quest
Presenter: Douglas Neslund, genealogist and adoptee also known as "Griff"

10:00-10:30     Answering questions about DNA testing.
10:30-12:00     An Adoptee’s Quest.
The quest to find his roots started on the day his adoptive mother gave him a single name, the family name of his birth family, Griffeth. Over 25 years later, Douglas Neslund has gained a tremendous amount of information on his true heritage, and will detail his approaches.
12:00-1:00     Lunch
1:00-2:00       Individualized help. Please bring your DNA results and password if needed.

$5.00 donation is suggested for attendance. Individualized help will be available after the formal presentation for those who want to order DNA tests or who have received DNA results and need help managing their personal page or interpreting their results. A drawing will be held for a $30 discount certificate for ordering a Family Tree DNA test. Brown bag or join us for pizza for an additional $5.00.

For additional information contact Kathy Johnston at kjohns7900@aol.com (310) 213-1207.

Following the regular meeting from 2:00-4:00 p.m., those who are Family Tree DNA (FTDNA) Project Administrators or Project Co-administrators are invited to remain to discuss how they are managing group projects.  The Roundtable format allows people to share expertise and create solutions to issues.

Future Meetings:

Sun., Nov 18, 2012 - CeCe Moore: What’s New in Genetic Genealogy?

(Note, this November date is a SUNDAY, and will end before 1:30 P.M. because RootsMagic Software User Group meets in the afternoon. Because of the holidays, there will be no December, 2012 meeting.

2013, 5th Saturday meetings
Sat., March 30, 2013, Sat., June 29, 2013, Sat., August 31, 2013

Kathy Johnston

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