Members Meeting at 12:00 April 15 2015

2015 Volunteer Recognition   

Members Meeting and Luncheon

Volunteers are the life blood of non-profit groups like Charlotte County Genealogical Society. Without your service we would not exist to spread our passion of Family History to the Community.
 
Once a year we take time out to recognize our wonderful volunteers. 

Hats Off to You! Come out and let us have the privilege of letting you know what you mean to us.

April 15, 2015 12:00 Noon
2421 Event Center
2421 Tamiami Tr..
Port Charlotte FL

Online Auction

We are holding an Online Auction of useful items donated to CCSG by Kim and Ray Gallagher. All of these items are new, in the original boxes, and never used.
 
You can bid on one or more items for yourself or to give as a gift. Submit a bid by emailing the item name and your bid to webliaison@ccgsi.org. Use ONLINE AUCTION in the subject line of your email. Feel free to bid on as many items as you like.
 
The winning bidder for each item will be contacted to make arrangements for payment and pick-up of the item.
 
Please review the items below, then submit your bid.
 
Thank you to Kim and Ray Gallagher for your generosity, and good luck to all bidders! 
 
Item & Description
Retail Value
B
HOLMES Driver Golf Club Table Lamp                                   **NEW**
49.50
C
REAL SCALLOP SHELL Party Lights (String of 30)                    **NEW**
27.75
E
OSTER 8-Speed Blender                                                     **NEW**
36.49
F
HOMEDICS EnviraScape Waterfall and Photo Frame                **NEW**
29.00
G
INTERNATIONAL SILVER CO. Pewter Oil Lamp                        **NEW**
20.00
H
LINDEN Quartz Table Clock                                                 **NEW**
29.95
 
 
 
 
  

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Upcoming Events
04/06/2015 - 12:30 pm
Family Tree Maker / Ancestry
Mid County Library Room C
04/07/2015 - 9:30 am
Manatee Genealogical Society April Meeting
Bethel Baptist Church, 1805 30th Ave W, Bradenton, FL
04/15/2015 - 12:00 pm
CCGSI Monthly Meeting - Volunteer Appreciation
2421 S. Tamiami Tr., Port Charlotte


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