Our 2023-2024 Program Schedule

SGSC meets first Saturday of the month (September through May) at Bethany Lutheran Church at 4500 E Hampden Avenue, Cherry Hills Village, Colorado (near Hampden and I-25). Meetings are generally two hours long and include committee reports and one or two presentations. Meetings are for members only, but please contact hej.sgsc@gmail.com for a guest pass!


Date:September 2, 2022
Time:9:30 am meeting
Title:From Fika in Parker to Fika in Arvika
Speaker:Ann Gearing, SGSC Member

Date:October 7, 2022 (Zoom only)
Time:9:30 am meeting
Title:Fika on Zoom
Swedish Research Case Studies
Speaker:Kjell Andersson, SGSC Member, Research & Mentoring Chair 

Date:November 4, 2022
Time:9:30 am meeting
Titles:Family Tree Maker: Everything You Want to Know
Speaker:Mark Olsen, Family Tree Maker Ambassador to genealogical societies around the
world

Date:December 2, 2022
Time:tbd
Title:Julbord – SGSC’s Annual Holiday Event 
Location:Bethany Lutheran Church

Date:January 6, 2023
Time:9:30 am meeting
Title:A Mother for Margareta
Speaker:Jill Morelli, CG, CGL, Certified Genealogist, lecturer, and writer

Date:February 3, 2023
Time:9:30 am meeting
Title:Swedish Historical Farm Maps and Online Map Collections
Speaker:Bob Johnson, Certified Genealogist

Date:March 4, 2023
Time:9:30 am meeting
Title:Fika on Zoom
Speaker:Kjell Anderson, SGSC Member, Research & Mentoring Chair 

Date:April 6, 2023
Time:9:30 am meeting
Titles:TBD
Speaker:TBD

Date:May 6, 2023
Time:9:30 am meeting
Titles:Johan Hultman is NOT My Ancestor
Speaker:Karen Rademacher, SGSC Member 

LOOKING FOR SPEAKERS FOR 2024
SGSC is currently scheduling speakers for the fall of 2024. SGSC members especially are encouraged to share their research. Topics can include DNA, research findings on your family, black Sheep in your family, emigrating, and where your ancestors settled in America. Topic should relate to Swedish genealogy in Sweden or in the US. Practice time on SGSC’s zoom account will be offered. 

Contact Program Chair Monta Lee Dakin about speaking: mld780@aol.com

If you have already offered to speak and need to confirm your scheduling, please contact Monta Lee again.

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