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Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at the South Regional Lafayette Public Library located at 6101 Johnston Street. Meetings start at 6:00pm. This is except for the month of December, which is when we have our annual membership banquet. Our meetings are open to the public and generally include a main presentation or a genealogical class to help further family history research.

We also hold Genealogy 101 round table discussion sessions on the first Saturday of each month at 9:30 AM at the Main Lafayette Public Library located at 301 W. Congress Street Lafayette, LA. 70501. A Genealogy 101 session can consist of a round table discussion or genealogy presentation.

Note: Tuesday mornings from 9:00 - 12:00 at the Main Lafayette Public Library located at 301 W. Congress Street Lafayette, LA. 70501.LGS members are available to help anyone beginning their family research, have brick walls, etc.  Help is given from the large collection of books available, as well as research on Ancestry.com.

DATE

MEETINGS & EVENTS FOR 2022

   

January 8 

(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
Genealogy 101, a round table, beginning at 9:30 a.m., Lafayette Public Library, downtown location, 301 W. Congress St., Lafayette. Learn how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions, and meet others who are interested in research.

January 20
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Guest speaker will be Lafayette Genealogical Society Member and avid genealogical researcher, Henry Peterson who will give a presentation entitled “Things I Do”.  He will offer a variety of research development ideas, methods, tricks and shortcuts, including searching obituaries, Find a Grave, FamilySearch.org, DNA and collaborating through email.  Meeting is free and open to the public.  For more information, go to LafayetteGenealogicalSociety.org or find us on Facebook.

February 5
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
A workshop/round table, on Saturday, February 5, 2022, beginning at 9:30 a.m., Lafayette Public Library, downtown location, 301 W. Congress St., Lafayette, LA. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

February 17
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

March 5
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101

A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

March 17
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

April 2
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

April 21
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

May 7
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

May 19
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

June 4
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

June 16
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

July 2
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101

 A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

July 21
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

August 6
(9:30 p.m.)

Genealogy 101
 A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

August 18
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

September 3
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
 A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

September 15
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

October 1
(9:30 a.m.)

Genealogy 101
 A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

October 20
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

November 5
(9:30 a.m.)


Genealogy 101
 A round table discussion for learning how to begin your genealogy search, bring your questions and meet others who are interested in research. Come meet fellow genealogists, whether you are new to genealogy and just starting your research, or you are a "seasoned" researcher.

November 17
(6:00 p.m.)

Meeting
Pending

December 3
(  11:00 a.m.)

Banquet
Petroleum Club (Pending)