Milwaukee County Genealogical Society

2017 Biennial Workshop

 
20th BIENNIAL WORKSHOP
 
Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
 
Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel
5105 South Howell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207
414-769-2100
 
2017 Workshop Coordinator:
 
 
 
 
Walk-ins are welcome, but the lunch option may not be available.
 

MEET THE SPEAKERS
 
Lois Abromitis Mackin, Ph. D.
 
Lois is a professional genealogist focusing on American and English research. She has a bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in history and has completed eight sessions of coursework at major genealogical institutes.
As well as her blog at www.loismackin.com, Lois writes for the Minnesota Genealogist and The Septs. She also teaches about genealogical research and methods, including genetic genealogy.
 
Kara Ripley
 
Kara is the Reference and BadgerLink Training Librarian. She has worked at Dept. of Public Instruction since 2010 and has a master’s in Library Science from Indiana University.
 
Gail Murray
 
Gail is the Content Management and Outreach Librarian at DPI. She works to spread the word about BadgerLink to schools, libraries and organizations. She has a master’s in Library Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
 
Lee Grady
 
Lee is Senior Reference Archivist at the Wisconsin Historical Society in Madison, WI. He has degrees in American History and Library and Information Science from UW-Madison. He has been at WHS for 19 years and has a wide range of experience with the Society’s collections.
 
 
 
     2017 Workshop Exhibitors & Vendors
 
Fun Stuff for Genealogists funstuffforgenealogists.com
Michiana History Publications michianahistorypublications.com
Pixologie - Photo Organizer pixologieinc.com
The Newberry Library newberry.org
Milwaukee Public Library mpl.org
Milwaukee County Historical Society milwaukeehistory.net
Polish Genealogical Society of America pgsa.org
WI State Genealogical Society wsgs.org
WI Veterans Museum wisvetsmuseum.com
Mayflower Society Arlene Brachman - arhalergan@live.com
Daughters of the American Revolution Arlene Brachman - arhalergan@live.com
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War suvcw-wi.org
Czech / Slovak Genealogy Interest Group milwaukeegenealogy.org
Mexican Genealogy Interest Group milwaukeegenealogy.org