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Saturday, March 30
Did You Look? And more with Kris Rzepczynski & Melissa Tennant  (Society Events)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Robert Parks Library, 6010 N. Skeel Ave, Oscoda, MI 48750
Hosted by the Huron Shores Genealogical Society and the Robert Parks Public Library.
  • Kris and Melissa, Little known or often forgotten resources
  • Kris, Indexing the Michigan naturalization records project on Family Search
  • Melissa, Introduction to the Allen County Public Library‚Äč
Registration required by participants.  Participants should call the Robert Parks Library (989) 739-9581 to register.
Questions contact: Judy Sheldon, HSGS president, huronshoresgs@yahoo.com.
 



Wednesday, April 10
Getting the Most Out of Ancestry DNA: Connecting Family and Communities with Eva Goodwin  (Society Events)
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Larry K Lewis Education Center, Media Lab, 8200 W Outer Drive, Detroit, Michigan
A Genealogy Workshop from the Wayne County Community College District.


Thursday, April 11
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room


2019 Lansing Family History Seminar
Saturday, April 27
2019 Lansing Family History Seminar  (Michigan Events)
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Lansing Family History Center, 431 E. Saginaw St., East Lansing, Michigan
An excellent opportunity to learn and to share, the April Family History Seminar has become a local institution within the Mid-Michigan genealogical community.  This year's Seminar is another high water mark with 45 Classes and Activities this year's Seminar is sure to be enjoyable and rewarding - Don't Miss It!.  Please review our website and discover the new classes and some old friends.  We are anxious to see you whether you are a long time participant or a new friend.  Join us and learn and share your experiences.
 
The seminar is free; however, there is a cost with optional producing the syllabus. Seating space is limited in many of the sessions, so please register to reserve your choices. You may register online (link) or use the mail-in form (attachment) below.
 



Thursday, May 2
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room
Please note, one week earlier due to the NGS Conference in St. Charles MO.


Thursday, May 2
MGC Delegate Meeting  (MGC Delegate meetings)
11:00 am
Michigan Library and History Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Meeting in the Forum
Please note, one week earlier due to the NGS Conference in St. Charles MO.
 
Jessica Trotter will present How a DNA Special Interest Group can add value to your society and your membership.
 


Saturday, May 4
Waterford Genealogical Society Lock-In  (Society Events)
6:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Waterford Public Library, 5168 Civic Center Dr, Waterford, Michigan
Registration required. You may download the attached brochure below or visit the society website.
 
Class choices this year are:
6:30 - 7:50
Introduction To Military Records Research - Katherine R. Willson
Improving Your Understanding Of Shared DNA Matches Using Clusters -Dr. James Sims, Ph.D
 
8:00 - 9:20
Eastern European ResearchDr. Hal Learman, Ph.D
Thinking Outside The Box: Step By Step Family Research - Karen Krugman
 
9:50 - 11:10
Color Your Ancestors Alive! Adding More Than Dates And Names - Karen Krugman
English Ancestors? You May Be Cornish - Researching In Cornwall, England - Julia Hanneman-Schoenbach


Wednesday, May 8 through Saturday, May 11
National Genealogical Society Annual Conference  (National Conferences)
St. Charles, Missouri
The upcoming NGS 2019 Family History Conference will be held in St. Charles, Missouri, and will offer the best and most expansive series of lectures to advance your research. St. Charles is easily accessible with a small-town feel and an abundance of history. Additional details at conference.ngsgenealogy.org.



Thursday, June 13
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room



2019 Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar with Tina Beaird
Friday, July 12 through Saturday, July 13
2019 Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar with Tina Beaird  (Abrams Seminar)
Michigan Library and History Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Save the dates! Registration and additional information will be available soon.
 
The 2019 Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar with Tina Beaird is hosted by the Archives of Michigan and the Michigan Genealogical Council.



Thursday, August 8
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room


Wednesday, August 21 through Saturday, August 24
Federation of Genealogical Societies Annual Conference  (National Conferences)
Washington, D.C.
FGS makes its first visit to the nation’s capital with the National Archives, Library of Congress, DAR Library, and more a Metro ride away. Additional details are available at fgs.org/conferences.



Thursday, September 12
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Oliver Art Center, 132 Coast Guard Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
This is our annual Out-of-Lansing meeting; please note times and location.
 
Our member society co-host this year is the Co-Host: Benzie Area Genealogical Society.
 
Additional details regarding parking, area accommodations, local restaurants, and sites of interest will be posted closer to September.
 
For directions using Google Maps see the Delegate meeting description or click here.
 


Thursday, September 12
MGC Delegate Meeting  (MGC Delegate meetings)
11:00 am
Oliver Art Center, 132 Coast Guard Rd, Frankfort, MI 49635
This is our annual "Out-of-Lansing" meeting; please note different times and location.
 
Our member society co-host this year is the Co-Host: Benzie Area Genealogical Society.
 
Additional details regarding parking, area accommodations, local restaurants, and sites of interest will be posted closer to September.
 



Thursday, October 10
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room



Friday, November 8
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
9:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
The date is different to kick-off the annual Michigan Genealogical Council Fall Family History Event.
Commission Room


Friday, November 8
MGC Delegate Meeting  (MGC Delegate meetings)
11:00 am
Michigan Library and History Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
The date is different to kick-off the annual Michigan Genealogical Council Fall Family History Event.
 
Meeting in the Forum
 


Saturday, November 9
2019 MGC Fall Family History Event  (Michigan Events)
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W Kalamazoo, Lansing, Michigan
Save the date!



Thursday, December 12
MGC Board Meeting  (MGC Board Meeting)
10:00 am
Michigan Library and Historical Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan
Commission Room