The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society To Hold Februrary Meeting

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at the Walden Town Hall, 1836 Taft Hwy. 

The meeting will begin at 1 p.m. with light refreshments, followed by a brief business meeting and program.

The speaker for the day, Cynthia Guffy, will present a program entitled, "Friends in the Family: Quaker Genealogy Research." 

Visitors are welcome.


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