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Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society -- Kalamazoo, MI
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Saturday, October 26
Writers Group - Richland  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Richland Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Ken Baker (269.629.5100 or kelticken3@gmail.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Monday, October 28
Van Buren Regional Genealogy Society  (Other Genealogical Events)
7:00 pm
Adam Oster, from the Library of Michigan, will be the featured speaker.  The program entitled “Family History Research through the Library of Michigan” will teach the basics of researching your family’s history using the Library of Michigan’s vast collection of resources. 


Tuesday, October 29
Beginning Genealogy Class  (KVGS Events)
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Portage District Library, 300 Library Lane, Portage, MI
Join experienced genealogists for this six-week genealogy class designed for beginner genealogists.  Phone 269-585-8741 (Local History Department of the library) to register.  The class will be taught in the conference room on the lower level of the library.



Tuesday, November 5
Writers Group - Kalamazoo  (KVGS Events)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
First Congregational Church Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Jeannette Maxey (269.381.7650 or jsmaxey1@outlook.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Tuesday, November 5
Beginning Genealogy Class  (KVGS Events)
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Portage District Library, 300 Library Lane, Portage, MI
Join experienced genealogists for this six-week genealogy class designed for beginner genealogists.  Phone 269-585-8741 (Local History Department of the library) to register.  The class will be taught in the conference room on the lower level of the library.


Wednesday, November 6
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, November 6
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Saturday, November 9
Fall Family History Event by MI Genealogical Council  (Other Genealogical Events)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Michigan History Center, 702 W. Kalamazoo St, Lansing, MI 48915
DNA specialist Diahan Southard is the speaker for this all-day program.  Complete registration information, including session descriptions, speaker biographies, registration options, lunch ordering, and more is available at MGC's website: mimgc.org. Early bird registration ends October 31st at 11:59 pm.


Saturday, November 9
Writers Group - Richland  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Richland Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Ken Baker (269.629.5100 or kelticken3@gmail.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Sunday, November 10
Veterans Buried in Oak Hill Cemetery  (Other Genealogical Events)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
196 Capital Ovenue NE, Battle Creek, MI
Open House from 1:00 to 4:00.  Jim Jackson will speak at 2:00 PM on Veterans buried in Oak Hill Cemetery which has soldiers from every war from the Revolution to the Gulf War, including two Medal of Honor recipients.  Come early or stay after the presentation to tour this Queen Anne style mansion with period furnishings. Staffed by HSBC volunteers to conduct tours and answer questions.Admission for non-members is $5.00.  For more information see hsbcmi.org.


Tuesday, November 12
Beginning Genealogy Class  (KVGS Events)
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Portage District Library, 300 Library Lane, Portage, MI
Join experienced genealogists for this six-week genealogy class designed for beginner genealogists.  Phone 269-585-8741 (Local History Department of the library) to register.  The class will be taught in the conference room on the lower level of the library.


Saturday, November 16
DAR Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, 1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI
Join DAR members to receive help filling out DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) application forms.  Contact Gloria Culp (pipersacre@sbcglobal.net or 269.203.6649) for details.


Monday, November 18
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: Skill Session: 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks by Deb Storbeck.
7:00 General Meeting: Collections at the Library of Michigan for Genealogists by Tim Gleisner,


Tuesday, November 19
Writers Group - Kalamazoo  (KVGS Events)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
First Congregational Church Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Jeannette Maxey (269.381.7650 or jsmaxey1@outlook.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Tuesday, November 19
Beginning Genealogy Class  (KVGS Events)
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Portage District Library, 300 Library Lane, Portage, MI
Join experienced genealogists for this six-week genealogy class designed for beginner genealogists.  Phone 269-585-8741 (Local History Department of the library) to register.  The class will be taught in the conference room on the lower level of the library.


Saturday, November 23
Writers Group - Richland  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Richland Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Ken Baker (269.629.5100 or kelticken3@gmail.com) to make certain the group is meeting.



Tuesday, December 3
Writers Group - Kalamazoo  (KVGS Events)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
First Congregational Church Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Jeannette Maxey (269.381.7650 or jsmaxey1@outlook.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Wednesday, December 4
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, December 4
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Saturday, December 14
Writers Group - Richland  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Richland Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Ken Baker (269.629.5100 or kelticken3@gmail.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Tuesday, December 17
Writers Group - Kalamazoo  (KVGS Events)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
First Congregational Church Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Jeannette Maxey (269.381.7650 or jsmaxey1@outlook.com) to make certain the group is meeting.


Saturday, December 28
Writers Group - Richland  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Richland Library
Join a writers group to begin, continue, or polish your genealogical writing.  Contact Ken Baker (269.629.5100 or kelticken3@gmail.com) to make certain the group is meeting.



Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Monday, January 20, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting: What I have Done with What I Have Found.  Several KVGS members will discuss how they share their genealogical discoveries - writing articles, books, etc.



Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, February 5, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Monday, February 17, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting:


Saturday, February 22, 2020
DAR Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, 1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI
Join DAR members to receive help filling out DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) application forms.  Contact Gloria Culp (pipersacre@sbcglobal.net or 269.203.6649) for details.



Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Monday, March 16, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting:



Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Saturday, April 18, 2020
DAR Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, 1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI
Join DAR members to receive help filling out DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) application forms.  Contact Gloria Culp (pipersacre@sbcglobal.net or 269.203.6649) for details.


Monday, April 20, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting:



Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Monday, May 18, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting:



Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library- Downstairs conference room
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information to make certain the group is meeting. This event is for KVGS members only.
Directions...


Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library - Downstairs conference room
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Monday, June 15, 2020
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting: