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Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, June 14
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


The Final Salute
Saturday, June 15
The Final Salute  (Monthly Program)
11:00 am
Zoom and In Person @ LLCGS Library, Lower Level, 2900 O St., Lincoln NE
Final Salute tells how they identify descendants of cremains left at funeral homes.  Their story is about paying due respect to our veterans as well as other people who have died and no one has come to claim their cremains.
Visit their Facebook page to find out more about the project.
The public is encouraged to attend.
Click here to register for the Zoom Meeting and you will receive a confirmation email. You do not need to register for the in-person session.


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, June 28
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 



Using Guided Research for Nordic Family History
Thursday, July 11
Using Guided Research for Nordic Family History  (Nordic Interest Group)
10:00 am
Zoom Virtual Session
Do you have Nordic ancestors? Then this group is for you! 
Keep your research on track with ideas from our topic Using Guided Research.
For beginning as well as advanced Nordic researchers.
This is a Zoom-only session.  Register in advance for this session by clicking this link: Register Here
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Facilitator: Phyllis Ericson


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, July 12
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


Letters Tell a Story
Sunday, July 14
Letters Tell a Story  (Monthly Program)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
2900
Joshua Haws, a Lincoln Public School teacher, presents the story of a self-published book, "Much, Much Love, and Please Write."
The book is the transcription of letters found in a home he and his wife moved into. The letters date from 1875 to 1958 and describe the lives of the Axline, Smith, Morgan and Stubbs families of Riverston, Iowa.
He will discuss his research process, how he deciphered the old handwriting and abbreviations and more!
His book is available online at Amazon and Goodreads
 
The program will be in person and virtual. Please register for the Zoom session. You do not have to register for the in-person session.


Wednesday, July 17
Preserving Our Local Legacy: Reviving the Stories of Our Town  (COURTESY POSTING)
10:00 am
Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation Offices, 1201 Lincoln Mall #100, Lincoln NE 68508

Courtesy Posting

The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation (NSHSF) offers a FREE workshop aimed at strengthening county historical societies across Nebraska. This workshop provides essential tools and insights for documenting and celebrating the unique histories of our local towns. The workshop underscores the importance of collaboration, guiding attendees to form effective partnerships with state grant funding organizations, local entities, and community members, thereby enhancing our collective historical preservation efforts.

 The deadline to register is Monday, July 8th. Please register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LDVSKJC

Gina Barlean will share the successful preservation efforts of the Butler County Historical Society and its collaborator, the Hruska Memorial Library. She'll offer insights and inspiration for similar initiatives.



Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, July 26
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 



Finding Early Ancestors (1550-1800)
Sunday, August 4
Finding Early Ancestors (1550-1800)  (British Interest Group)
2:00 pm
Zoom Only - Pre-Registration Required
Do you have British ancestors? Then this group is for you! 
Phyllis Ericson will lead this group through these essential research topics. During the year we will work back through 500 years of British history. We'll discover how events affected the lives of our ancestors.  To help focus your research, the best sources for the time period will be provided.
This is an encouraging group that shares research experiences.
For beginning as well as advanced British researchers.
Sessions are open to the public.
Register in advance for this session by clicking this link: Register Here
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, August 9
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


LLCGS Member Meeting
Sunday, August 25
LLCGS Member Meeting  (Monthly Meetings)
2:00 pm
Zoom & In-person @ LLCGS Library, Lower Level, 2900 'O' St., Lincoln NE
Our meeting will include:
  • Business Meeting
  • Installation of Officers for FY 2024-2025
  • Program: German Research with Sue Schlichting
  •    Learn the steps to tracing your German ancestors and where to find online resources to research them.



Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, September 13
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


Tackling Your Photo Legacy Through Organization, Preservation, and Sharing
Saturday, September 14
Tackling Your Photo Legacy Through Organization, Preservation, and Sharing  (LLCGS Event)
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
LLCGS Library, 2900 'O' Street, Lower Level, Lincoln NE
Lecture and Workshop - More Information to Come.


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, September 27
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 



How to Research the Scandinavian National Archives
Thursday, October 3
How to Research the Scandinavian National Archives  (Nordic Interest Group)
10:00 am
Zoom Virtual Session
Do you have Nordic ancestors? Then this group is for you! 
Phyllis will show how to Research the Scandinavian National Archives.
The National Archives of Sweden, Denmark, and Finland have many digitized records. These records can be accessed at home via the internet and they are free! Join us to learn how to find your ancestors in these records.
This is a Zoom-only session.  Register in advance for this session by clicking this link: Register Here
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Facilitator: Phyllis Ericson


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, October 11
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, October 25
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 



Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, November 1
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


Research in The Middle Ages Before1550
Sunday, November 3
Research in The Middle Ages Before1550  (British Interest Group)
2:00 pm
Zoom Only - Pre-Registration Required
Do you have British ancestors? Then this group is for you! 
Phyllis Ericson will lead this group through these essential research topics. During the year we will work back through 500 years of British history. We'll discover how events affected the lives of our ancestors.  To help focus your research, the best sources for the time period will be provided.
This is an encouraging group that shares research experiences.
For beginning as well as advanced British researchers.
Sessions are open to the public.  
Register in advance for this session by clicking this link: Register Here
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, November 15
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 



Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, December 6
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.
 


Time Travelers Writing Group
Friday, December 20
Time Travelers Writing Group  (Discussion Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
College View Church, 4801 Prescott Ave, Lincoln, NE, Church Board Room
Writing "Memories into Memoirs for Posterity"  
Are you interested in writing your memoirs or your ancestor’s stories? 
This group meets twice monthly to share their short stories.
New members welcome.