Final Chapter Meeting of 2014

On Saturday, 15 November 2014, the Georgia Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists met. The meeting began with business including an update on our new website (this website) and proposed changes to the member directory. Chapter officers for 2015 were elected and changes to the structure of the executive board were made. Additionally, by law changes were discussed but those will not be voted on until the first meeting of 2015. Finally, meeting dates for both chapter meetings and the study group were discussed.

Tentative meeting dates for CHAPTER meetings in 2015 are:
7 February
20 June
19 September
14 November

The first meeting of the study group is TENTATIVELY scheduled for 31 January. Additional study group dates will be decided at the first meeting. Membership in the study group is open to anyone so please join the study group mailing list if you are interested, particularly if you would like to provide input on the other three 2015 meeting dates.

After the business meeting was adjourned, Margaret Waters gave a presentation on using FileMaker Pro for genealogy projects. Anyone interested in the current special Margaret mentioned (BOGO Free) can find details on FileMaker’s website, http://info2.filemaker.com/BOGO2014_offer.html. Remember, the special ends 10 December 2014.

Check back later for the list of officers elected for 2015 as well as confirmed meeting dates.