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Kalamazoo Valley Genealogical Society -- Kalamazoo, MI
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Wednesday, August 22 through Saturday, August 25
FGS (Federation of Genealogical Societies) Conference  (KVGS Events)
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Join thousands of others to hear nationally-known genealogy speakers.  Visit the FGS conference website for details: https://fgs.org/cpage.php?pt=136
 


Monday, August 27
Van Buren Regional Genealogical Society  (Other Genealogical Events)
7:00 pm
Webster Memorial Library, Decatur, MI
John Urschel will continue his MI Civil War programs with one titled "Orlando Moore, American Hero."  Urschel has written several books about the Civil War.  His next one will be published in 2019. Check http://vbrgs.org/ for details.



Family Tree Maker User Group
Wednesday, September 5
Family Tree Maker User Group  (KVGS Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Portage District Library
Join other FTM software users for discussion and problem solving. No need to register, just show up.  Contact Jan Wright (269.349.8622 or janwright8607@yahoo.com) for more information.
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Board Meeting
Wednesday, September 5
Board Meeting  (KVGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
Monthly board meetings are open to members. Come see the Board in action.


Sunday, September 16
Oshtemo Historical Society  (Other Genealogical Events)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Benjamin Drake Farmstead, 927 N. Drake Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
See the attached flyer about activities to celebrate 14 years of preservation at this historic home.


KVGS General Meeting
Monday, September 17
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: Michigan-Ontario Migration presented by Shirley Gage Hodges.


Monday, September 24
Webinar  (KVGS Events)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Zhang Legacy Collection Center, WMU, Kalamazoo, MI
September 24: 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.



Saturday, October 13
Got Ancestors?! Seminar  (Other Genealogical Events)
CeCe Moore - Your Genetic Genealogist  - will speak in Grand Rapids all day.  See the West Michigan Genealogical Society website (www.wmgs.org) for more details.  Ms. Moore is well known for her appearances on Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.


Monday, October 15
KVGS General Meeting  (KVGS Events)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Portage District Library
6:15 Skill Session: TBA
7:00 General Meeting: History and Culture of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomis by Marcus Winchester.


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.



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.
 
 


Monday, November 19
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 Fold3 to Find Military Records by Jim Jackson



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



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.



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.
 
 


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, 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, 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.


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, 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.



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: TBA