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Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society -- Kalamazoo, MI
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DAR Lineage Workshop
Saturday, October 20
DAR Lineage Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Zhang Legacy Center (1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI)
DAR members will assist persons interested in filing lineage applications for DAR membership.  Contact Gloria Culp at 269.203.6649 for information.
 
 


Washington, DC Research Trip
Sunday, October 21 through Saturday, October 27
Washington, DC Research Trip  (KVGS Events)
Washington DC
Join our motor coach trip from Kalamazoo, MI to Washington, DC.  Pick-ups in Marshall, MI and Coldwater, MI.  See Research Trips for more details.


Monday, October 22
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
The October webinar will be “Comparing the Genealogy Giants: Ancestry, FamilySearch, FindMy Past, and My Heritage“ by Sunny Morton. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.


Monday, October 22
Van Buren Regional Genealogical Society  (Other Genealogical Events)
7:00 pm
Marcus Winchester of the Pokagon band of the Potawatomi will speak in the Community Center Room at the library in Decatur, Michigan.



Saturday, November 3
A Day with John Colletta  (Other Genealogical Events)
John's presentations: 1) Finding the town of origin: US sources for discovering an ancestor's native town overseas, 2) Lesser used federal records: sources of rich detail about ancestors' lives, 3) The county courthouse: your "trunk in the attic" 4) Breaking through brick walls: use your head


Wednesday, November 7
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, November 7
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.


DAR Lineage Workshop
Saturday, November 17
DAR Lineage Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Zhang Legacy Center (1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI)
DAR members will assist persons interested in filing lineage applications for DAR membership.  Contact Gloria Culp at 269.203.6649 for information.
 
 


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, November 19
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: Margaret Russell will share several websites including Hathi Trust which have full-text digitized books.
7:00 General Meeting: Using Fold3 to Find Military Records by Jim Jackson


Monday, November 26
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
Developing Good Research Habits by Paula Stuart-Warren. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.



Wednesday, December 5
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, December 5
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, December 17
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
No general meeting this month.



Wednesday, January 2, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, January 2, 2019
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.


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, January 21, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Genealogical Research at the WMU Archives and Regional History Collections by Sharon Carlson.


Monday, January 28, 2019
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
Check again closer to the date to find out the topic and speaker. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.



Wednesday, February 6, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, February 6, 2019
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.


DAR Lineage Workshop
Saturday, February 16, 2019
DAR Lineage Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Zhang Legacy Center (1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI)
DAR members will assist persons interested in filing lineage applications for DAR membership.  Contact Gloria Culp at 269.203.6649 for information.
 
 


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, February 18, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: The Local History Room at the Kalamazoo Public Library by Beth Timmerman.


Monday, February 25, 2019
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
Check again closer to the date to find out the topic and speaker. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.



Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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.


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, March 18, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Colonial Research in America by Karen Krugman.


Monday, March 25, 2019
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
Check again closer to the date to find out the topic and speaker. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.



Wednesday, April 3, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, April 3, 2019
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.


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, April 15, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Researching Your Family History at the Archives of Michigan by Kris Rzepczynski.


DAR Lineage Workshop
Saturday, April 20, 2019
DAR Lineage Workshop  (Other Genealogical Events)
10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Zhang Legacy Center (1650 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI)
DAR members will assist persons interested in filing lineage applications for DAR membership.  Contact Gloria Culp at 269.203.6649 for information.
 
 


Monday, April 22, 2019
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
Check again closer to the date to find out the topic and speaker. Contact Mary Hodges (269.629.9366 or mhodges.ic@icloud.com) to register.  Syllabi are sent by email a few days before to registered attendees.



Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, May 1, 2019
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.


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, May 20, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Using Tax records by Jeffrey Mason.



Wednesday, June 5, 2019
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.
Directions...


Wednesday, June 5, 2019
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 17, 2019
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Research that Made Me Laugh Out Loud by Jim Jackson.