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Calendar of Events

Listed here are events held not only by KVGS, but by other local genealogical and historical societies.

February 2018

Monday

KVGS General Meeting
Portage District Library
Skill Session
(6:15pm) "Preparing for Your Research Trip to the ACPL." Tom Wrench will help you get ready for your research trip to the Allen County Public Library next month.
Main Topic
(7:00pm) "Living on Cloud Nine: Genealogy Beyond the Binder" will be presented by Dan Earl.
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Monday

KVGS Webinar Series, 1:00pm
Zhang Legacy Center
"Crafting Ancestry Profile from Start to Finish" will be presented to help you create compelling ancestral profiles (2-3 pages) and how to weave them into a larger narrative.
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March 2018

Saturday

Allen County Public Library Buss Trip
Join us for a day of research at the world's second largest genealogical repository.
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Monday

KVGS General Meeting
Portage District Library
Skill Session
(6:15pm) "Genealogical Vocabulary" will be presented by Sue Grossman.
Main Topic
(7:00pm) "How to Write the Stories of Your Life" will be presented by genealogy blogger, Laura Hedgecock.
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April 2018

Monday

KVGS General Meeting
Portage District Library
Skill Session
(6:15pm) Bring a paragraph you have written about your family and share it within your small group.
Main Topic
(7:00pm) "Cluster Research: Are We Related to Everyone on the Block?" will be presented by public library archivist, Jessica Trotter.
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May 2018

Wed-Sat

National Genealogical Society
2018 Family History Conference

DeVos Place Convention Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Hosted by the Western Michigan Genealogical Society.
Register here after December 1st.
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Monday

KVGS General Meeting
Portage District Library
Skill Session
(6:15pm) TBA
Main Topic
(7:00pm) "World War I" will be presented by Portage District Library Historian, Steve Rosio.
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KVGS Meetings

Both the General and Board meetings are free and open to the public.  Guests are welcome and encouraged to come.
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KVGS Research Trips

Find out what trips are coming up so that you can join many other genealogists like yourself to fulfill your research needs.
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