THE CITRUS TREE
Website of The Citrus County Genealogical Society
We encourage anyone in the Citrus County, Florida area to come and join us.
The meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month (except February and December) at 10:oo am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Later Day Saints in Lecanto. Guests are always welcome. We sponsor great speakers and helpful education on many Genealogy subjects. Our programs are great for either beginners or experienced genealogists. Our yearly Seminar is held in February and there is no meeting in December. View information on upcoming programs and speakers, below.--- View directions to our meeting location. Look into becoming a member.
May 13 – “Digital Cameras for Genealogy”
Bob Bryan from the Pinellas County Genealogical Society will be the speaker. The digital camera is one of the most important tools for genealogists. This presentation will discuss the important features of cameras and demonstrate how to make the best use of the digital camera in your research.
June 10 – Finding Genealogy Books @ Your Library
The speaker will be Marcia Stepanek, retired Reference Librarian from Citrus Libraries. She will talk on how to search for and locate genealogy books in the Citrus Libraries genealogy collection using the library’s online catalog. Marcia will demonstrate how to access the online catalog, perform basic and advanced keyword and subject searches, how to locate the book on the shelf, and how to request a book. She will share the secret of how to read a catalog record and how to use the cross-reference option for subject searching. Marcia will also demonstrate how to use the Florida Library Navigator database to access WorldCat and request your own Interlibrary Loans.
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