Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society
Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society -- Kalamazoo, MI
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Wednesday, March 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, March 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.


Monday, March 16
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: Join KVGS members for a research day at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, a huge genealogical collection of materials from around the world.  See the registration form under RESEARCH TRIPS on this website.
7:00 General Meeting: Ruth Wilson will speak on crafting your own obituary - or anyone else's.



Wednesday, April 1
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
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.


Wednesday, April 8
Citizen Archivist Event  (Other Genealogical Events)
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
The Parchment Library is hosting a Citizen Archivist event for volunteers who would like to help tag and/or transcribe primary documents from the National Archives online. Please take your own laptop. You will find it helpful to register with the National Archives before this session at https://catalog.archives.gov/registration. If you don't have a laptop but would still like to participate, please contact Karen at the Parchment library at (269) 343-7747.


Saturday, April 18
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
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA.
7:00 General Meeting: Jill Arnold of the State of Michigan Archives will speak on thenew Archives website, michiganology.org.



Wednesday, May 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, May 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.


Genealogy Day at Kalamazoo Public Library
Saturday, May 16
Genealogy Day at Kalamazoo Public Library  (KVGS Events)
9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Kalamazoo Public Library, 315 South Rose Street, Kalamazoo, MI
Come research at the Kalamazoo Public Library!  Library staff and KVGS volunteers will help you with research.  Photocopies will be free.  Bring your laptop and flash drive if you want or use a library Chromebook and take your research home on a free flash drive from the library.  Parking downtown is free on Saturdays so come enjoy researching.


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


National Genealogical Society 2020 Conference
Wednesday, May 20 through Saturday, May 23
National Genealogical Society 2020 Conference  (Other Genealogical Events)
Salt Lake City, Utah
Joins thousands of genealogists for a national conference.  Registration is now open at https://conference.ngsgenealogy.org/



Wednesday, June 3
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
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
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:15 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: Bring a snack or dessert to share and join in conversation for the end of the year meeting.
7:00 General Meeting: TBA



Friday, July 10 through Saturday, July 11
Abrams Foundation Family History Seminar  (Other Genealogical Events)
Save these dates - two days with Judy Russell, sponsored by the Michigan Genealogical Council.  More information and registration details will be forthcoming.



Federation of Genealogical Societies 2020 Conference
Wednesday, September 2 through Saturday, September 5
Federation of Genealogical Societies 2020 Conference  (Other Genealogical Events)
Kansas City, Missouri
Nationally-known genealogists will present at this large conference.  Details are at https://fgs.org/annual-conference/