Next PGSNYS Meeting – May 2016

Title: PGSNYS Monthly Meeting
Location: Villa Maria College Cafeteria
Description:

 Member & Guest research.

Start Time:  7:00 p.m.
Date: 2016-05-12

Future Meetings

Visit the Meeting page for a list of future meeting topics and PGSNYS member events.

Polonia & Community Events

 Polish Happy Hours

Polish_Happy_Hour_LogoCheck here for a list of 2016 Polish Happy Hour Events.

May 14, 2016  – Jamestown LDS FHC Family History Fest 2016; 851 Forest Ave, Jamestown, NY. All day event.  PGSNYS member, Dave Newman, presenting a session on Polish Genealogical Research. For more information: www.fh2016.org

June 14, 2016 – Erie Society for Genealogical Research meeting, Erie History Center, 356 W. 6th Street, Erie, PA. 6:30 PM. PGSNYS member, Dave Newman, presenting on Polish Genealogical Research.

June 29, 2016 – Niagara County Genealogical Society, 215 Niagara St. (library), Lockport, NY. 7 PM. PGSNYS member, Dave Newman, presenting on Polish Genealogical Research.

July 16 & 17, 2016- Cheektowaga Polish Arts Festival, Cheektowaga Town Park.

August , 2016 – Transfiguration All Class Reunion at the George F. Lamm Post. for information visit Transfiguration Reunion Website.

September 10, 2016 – PGSNYS Genealogy Fair at St. Gabriel’s, Elma, NY.

2016 OFFICER ELECTION RESULTS

Back row: Chuck Pyrak, Jim Ciulis, Hank Kozlowski, Charles Penasack, Maria Slomczewski. Front row: Denise Oliansky, Sherry Sojka, Dolores Ferguson, Maureen Gleason.
Back row: Chuck Pyrak, Jim Ciulis, Hank Kozlowski, Charles Penasack, Maria Slomczewski. Front row: Denise Oliansky, Sherry Sojka, Dolores Ferguson, Maureen Gleason.

PRESIDENT: Denise Oliansky
VICE PRESIDENT: Sherry Sojka
SECRETARY: Dolores Ferguson
TREASURER: Chuck Pyrak

TRUSTEES

James Ciulis
Maureen Gleason
Maria Slomczewski
Hank Kozlowski
Charles Penasack

Historical Searchers Issues

The PGSNYS Officers and Trustees voted to begin publishing past issues of the Society’s newsletter – Searchers.  An additional issue will be made available each calendar quarter.

To view the Searchers issues, select the menu item under ‘About Us’.

PGSNYS By-laws Amended

During the January 2015 meeting, amendments to the PGSNYS By-laws were approved by those present in accordance with Article XIII, Amendments, of the By-laws. The following sections of the By-laws were amended:

Article II, Purpose, replaced in its entirety.

Article IV, Officers, section 1 amended adding term limits.

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