The Watauga Association of Genealogists will meet Tuesday, October October 3, 2017 in the Jones Meeting Room of the Johnson City Public Library at 6:30 p.m.

First item of business will be to elect the new officers and board members.

The program will be a Lisa Louise Cooke Genealogy Gems, entitled “Common Surname Search Secrets.” Discover tips and tricks to find your ancestors with common surnames and surnames that double as common words in the English language with Google. Learn how to weed out irrelevant search results to save time and get to what you want faster. Then save and automate your searches to run for you. You’ll not only improve your searches, but also improve the chances that the information you post online will be found by other genealogists facilitating collaboration. A discussion time will follow the presentation.


WAGS Help Night in the Tennessee Room of the Johnson City Public Library will be Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.. If you plan to attend, please email by Noon on the 10th to let us know you are coming.  wagsnetn40@gmail.com


WAGS Board of Directors’ Meeting, Tuesday, October 24th, 6:30 p.m. at the Johnson City Public Library.