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Spring Seminar 2020

We are pleased to have John P. Colletta, PhD, from Washington D.C. as our guest speaker. He will take us through the many steps to learn about immigration research. Dr. Colletta is a popular genealogy speaker around the country and known for his delightful presentations, combining humor and factual information.
Early registration for members began Nov. 1. Open registration begins Jan. 15, 2020.
Join us for a day and one half, April 17th & 18th, 2020 at JCGL. Seating is limited.

View the registration form for the the classes and details -- Read Dr. Colletta’s biography

Special Interest Groups

Free for members; $5 for non-members;
Register in advance.

Monday, December 9, 1:00-3:00 PM
Advanced DNA Interest Group and Beginning DNA Class series (combined group meeting)
Facilitator: Lorita Cushman

Tuesday, December 10, 1:30-3:00 PM
Family Tree Maker Interest Group
Facilitator: Dave Hodson

Tuesday, December 10, 3:15-4:45 PM
German Interest Group
Facilitator: Mary Robsman

Thursday, December 12, 1:30-3:00 PM
Irish Interest Group
Facilitator: Bruce McGarvey

Classes

No Classes in December
Classes return in January

Holiday Closures:

Saturday December 14 - Wednesday December 25
Tuesday December 31 - Close at 4PM
Wednesday January 1 - Closed New Years Day

 

Board Meeting

Monday, December 9, 9:30-12 Noon
Members are welcome.

 

 

Volunteer Luncheon and General Membership Meeting

Saturday, December 14, Noon


TO REGISTER IN ADVANCE:

By email: Reception.JCGL @ gmail.com - By telephone: 541-512-2340.
In person: Library hours: Monday through Saturday 10AM to 4PM. Open until 9PM on Tuesdays.

 
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Librarians needed to help us keep the Library open.
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Visit us or email TMcCoy42231 @ gmail.com

Our library is located at
3405 South Pacific Highway, Medford, OR 97501
541-512-2340 - email: Reception.JCGL @ gmail.com

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 10AM - 4PM
Tuesday: 10AM - 9PM

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About Our Library

Jackson County Genealogy Library (JCGL) is operated by the Rogue Valley Genealogical Society--a not-for-profit institution. The library is located in the Rogue River Valley in Southern Oregon. Gold was discovered in the vicinity of Jacksonville in 1852 which led to an enthusiastic gold rush, with miners eagerly pursuing their personal fortunes. Similarly, genealogists searching the JCGL website will be able to find valuable nuggets of information about people who traveled the Oregon Trail to make their homes in this fertile valley. Follow this link, About Us, for our contact information, location, facilities, and hours of operation.

JCGL maintains the largest genealogical collection between Portland, Oregon and Sacramento, California. This collection has become available to researchers worldwide through indexes posted on our website. We feature Oregon pioneer records and vital records (births, marriages, deaths) but regularly add new indexes and resources.

Some of our records are free, for others we charge a nominal handling fee to recover our costs. Follow the links above to see what we have to offer or use the Google Search above to search our site.

Follow this link, What's New, to see what we have added recently.

If you prefer, our staff can do research for you at the rate of $15 per hour. Follow this link, About Us, to learn how to request research help.

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Last updated 12/02/2019