All AGS activities and events are open to visitors.
We hope you’ll come join us!
We meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month except December, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Meetings typically include time to get acquainted with other researchers, announcements and notification of upcoming activities. Meetings also feature a speaker on a genealogical topic.
Meetings are held at Highland Park Baptist Church, 5206 Balcones Dr, Austin, 78731.
I’ve Got My DNA Results. But How Do I Use Them? DNA is a powerful genealogical tool – keyword being tool! Just like any other genealogy resource, we have to learn how to best use (more...)
DNA for Beginners This class will go over some of the basics needed to get started with DNA testing for genealogical purposes. Instructor: Randy Whited The class is free, but please register in advance so (more...)
Chapter 7 will be covered Meetings will be based on the book: Genetic Genealogy in Practice by Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne You need to obtain this book, as it will be our (more...)
Purpose of the SIG: Provide a support structure to those attending for recording family histories – including family interviews, memoirs or stories based on research.
AGS Annual Fall Festival This is a tradition that was started a number of years ago and has become a wonderful way to share the bounty and the warmth of the holiday season with many (more...)
Chapter 8 will be covered Meetings will be based on the book: Genetic Genealogy in Practice by Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne You need to obtain this book, as it will be our (more...)
How to Teach a Genealogy Class – Panel and Workshop This will be a panel discussion and workshop for anyone interested in learning how to teach their own genealogy class. There will be a short (more...)
Building a Family Web Site Examine the tools available to help you share your research, photos, and more online. Learn how to create a site that preserves your research for the entire family while allowing (more...)
The Genetic Genealogist Blaine Bettinger, Ph.D., J.D. Will help us add DNA to our genealogy toolboxes. Saturday, May 12, 2018 All-Day Seminar Topics: Begging for Spit Using Autosomal DNA for 18th and 19th Century Mysteries (more...)