Friday, May 15, 2020

PGS Events for the of 18-23 May 2020

How to use Zoom--Click the Zoom Orientation link at our website,  

Reminder: Program Meeting tomorrow, 16 May 2020 at 11:00 AM, 
“MEET THE PILGRIMS!” -- You know them as monuments and myths, but in this session, we will get to know the Pilgrims as people! Understand their family ties, their jobs, their hopes, and their failures. Learn how our Pilgrim ancestors made gut-wrenching decisions while fleeing from England to Holland and finally to the New World where they survived to help found a new nation!  Presented by Lori Coffey. Join the meeting at,  Meeting ID: 831 1835 2733
Password: 2020.

Wednesday, 20 May 2020 at 1:00 pm. Orphan Trains: online presentation using Zoom.
Description:The story of the Orphan Trains, which relocated children from the eastern cities to rural farmlands, has become a part of American popular culture. This presentation explores the facts behind the legends; follows a group of children“placed-out” in 1880; and, provides resources available to learn more about the orphan trains and their riders. Presented by Karen Fortin.  

Join Zoom Meeting using this link

If needed, Meeting ID: 892 8181 7798 and password is 2020
Orphan Train handout at    
Saturday, 23 May 2020 at 10:00 am. RootsMagic User Group  (RMUG) meeting .
Questions and answers and demonstrations of how to use the RootsMagic genealogy database software program. Presented by Peter Summers.

To join the meeting, follow this link: 
If needed, Meeting ID is 774 843 754 and password is 2020. 

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