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”

Celebrating 56 Years!

GSBC invites you to our free monthly events to

explore, discover and learn! 

Meet Speaker Daniel Horowitz who will be at the Alvin Sherman Library in-person on the 3rd Sunday of April!


 Location:  Alvin Sherman Library on the Nova Southeastern Campus,

                     3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Boulevard, Davie, FL 33314  

 Time: All times are listed as Eastern Time (ET)

12:00 pm, Open Computer Lab A (2nd Floor): In-person only,  for tips, assistance & tour of the genealogical collection (4th Floor)

1:30 pm, Members meeting/social with light refreshments Room 2053 (2nd Floor), in-person only

 2:00 pm — 3:00 pm, Program: Hybrid, in-person or via Zoom followed by Q & A's

Sunday, April 21, 2024 

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm



How to Share Your Family Story

With AI — Assisted Tools

with Daniel Horowitz 


Explore digital options for collecting, storing, preserving, and sharing research in the digital age. Discover tools, from capture devices to the internet, for storing text, images, videos, documents, and sound. Whether through physical products or online platforms, learn to publish privately or publicly, controlling access levels. Embrace collaboration or maintain complete control over your shared material. Utilize user-friendly tools for setting up websites, blogs, wikis, or other means of information dissemination. Today, a myriad of options exist to ensure the enjoyment, contribution, and continuation of your work by future generations. 


Daniel Horowitz: Dedicated to Genealogy since 1986, Daniel was the teacher and the study guide editor of the family history project "Searching for My Roots" in Venezuela for 15 years. He was a board member of The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS) for 10 years, now is involved in several crowdsource digitization and transcription projects, and holds a board-level position at The Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA). Since 2006 Daniel has been working at MyHeritage liaising with genealogy societies, bloggers, and media, as well as lecturing, and attending conferences around the world.

Free Registration:          

Step 1: Click this link: gsbcfl/apr212024/event registration

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


Attending in person, Pre-Registration is Suggested, but Walk-Ins are always Welcome


Technical Support:

     Email Sarah Divine or Kimberli Kidd

     Call 954-262-5477 or Toll-Free 1-800-541-6682 ext. 5477 The Alvin Sherman Library Research, and Information Technology Center.


Note: This program will be recorded. There will not be a handout, the video will be uploaded to our website's exclusive area as a members’ benefit. Consider becoming a member to access these benefits.

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 Proud member of  the National Genealogical Society (NGS)

 Proud member of  the Florida State Genealogical Society (FLSGS)





GSBC is a 501c3 not for profit organization

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.