Genealogical Society of Broward County

Welcome Everyone!

The Genealogical Society of Broward County (GSBC) welcomes you to our website.

Dedicated to helping others in their search of family genealogy and history.

“We are here to help you find your ancestors”

 

 Our Societies greatest concern is for the health and safety of our members, volunteers, guests and speakersDue to COVID-19 all in person meetings and labs are cancelled until further notice. 

The  Alvin Sherman Library is currently open to the general public. Face coverings and physical distancing are strongly encouraged in the NSU Libraries. For hours, directions, and more click hereVisit the Genealogical Collection located on the fourth floor. 

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 GSBC Celebrating 55 Years!


 

Please note: Sunday, August 7, 2022

NO MEETING -- SUMMER BREAK!

 

GSBC is excited to invites you to our free virtual live webinar... Join us from anywhere!

Sunday, September 11, 2022

What's New in Family Tree Maker

1:20 pm General Meeting

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Program 

Eastern Time via Zoom

 

  Join us for a live Q and A discussion to answer all your questions about Family Tree Maker, the latest version, updates, features and more. This is an interactive session. We love to see you and discuss all your Family Tree Maker questions.

   We will also talk about Family Tree Maker partner products - Charting Companion and Family Book Creator - both are amazing plug-ins that can help you create amazing charts, graphs, and books. We will even show how you can make additional finds with your DNA test results. 

   This class is for all levels of genealogists whether you are just getting started or very experienced.

Presented by Mark Olsen is the Family Tree Maker Ambassador to historical and genealogical societies around the world working to support their members as they use Family Tree Maker. Mark is a graduate of Brigham Young University and holds a bachelor's degree in Family History with a Spanish records emphasis. He has been working in the genealogy industry since 2007 and has been the Family Tree Maker Ambassador since 2016. 

 

Registration Required:

   Step 1: Click this link: gsbcfl/sept112022/event/registration

   Step 2:  After registering you will receive a confirmation link to join the webinar.

 

Zoom Technical Support: Email Sarah Divine sf787@nova.edu or Jamie Segno js1830@nova.edu 

 

Note:  This presentation will be recorded for members only and posted to the GSBC website.

 

At 1:30 PM, there will be a GSBC General Meeting, where a prize drawing will be held for members only.  The presentation will begin at 2:00 pm followed by questions and answers.

This is the 2nd Sunday of the month due to the Labor Day holiday.

 

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Daylight saving time 2022 in Florida will begin at 2:00 AM on Sunday, March 13 and ends at 2:00 AM on Sunday, November 6. All times are in Eastern Time.
 Help us every time you shop smile.amazon.com Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to our Society at no cost to you. The funds earned will help support our many programs. Bookmark the Amazon. com page after clicking on the link to have it handy gsbcfl.org/amazon-smile. Thank you for supporting the Genealogical Society of Broward County FL.

Join or visit our Facebook group facebook.com/groups/gsbcfl Receive updates about genealogical activities and our Society. You don't have to be a member of Facebook to visit our group, but Facebook requires you to be a member to post.

 Proud member of  the National Genealogical Society (NGS) ngsgenealogy.org.

An organization dedicated to supporting genealogical societies and individual members.

 Proud member of  the Florida State Genealogical Society (FLSGS) flsgs.org

An organization dedicated to supporting genealogical societies and individual members

 

 

 

 

GSBC is a 501c3 not for profit organization


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GSBC hopes to continue to develop new and interesting areas for you to search your family history.
Suggestions and comments are appreciated from anyone who might have thoughtful insight that could help
us help others in their pursuit of family history or research. 
Become a member to enhance your research and help others along the way.