Save NYC vital records access: Why we all should act
New York City is trying to restrict access to important records, and we need you to act now to stop this from happening!
Even if you don't have New York City research interests, this is an important fight to join - other states and municipalities may follow suit if New York City is successful.To keep these historical records accessible to the millions who have New York ancestors, we need to mobilize quickly and act decisively.
Thursday, October 19: YouTube Live Q&A with D. Joshua Taylor and Susan R. Miller
Tuesday, October 24: Public Hearing for NYC Vital Records Access
Friday, October 27 to Saturday, October 28: DNA and Family History: A Seminar for Genealogists - sold out!
Wednesday, November 15: Digitization Day
Thursday, December 7: Brown-bag Lunch at the NYG&B: Tapping the member resources on the NYG&B website
Thursday, December 7: Book Talk: It's All Relative
About The New York Genealogical and Biographical Society (NYG&B)
The NYG&B has been helping people find their New York story since 1869. Join today and let us help you find YOUR story by using our online resources to dig deeper into the past; by connecting you to a community of Members around the world; and by keeping you informed of opportunities to learn more about researching people and places across New York State.