Computer-Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois
Contact: Ellen Barr
Meetings: Meetings: Third Saturday of every month except December, at 10:30 AM, at Schaumburg Public Library
Meeting Address: Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg.
Cost: Individual membership $20/year.
Wheelchair Access: Yes
Publications: Monthly Newsletter

Updated: 8/23/2011

Description: An avid group of amateur genealogists committed to using technology and the internet more effectively in support of their family research activities . Monthly meeting topics cover a broad range of subjects of interest in supporting genealogical activities including software, tools, techniques and methodologies. Monthly newsletters, support of both computer and genealogy issues and internet surname exposure are among the benefits of membership. Special interest groups (SIGs) for Family Tree Maker, Ancestral Quest, Personal Ancestral File, and The Master Genealogist. Occasional workshops on specialty areas and an annual road trip. Meetings in the Chicagoland area, usually at the Schaumburg Library.