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Friday, February 24
February Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Central Library Conference Room 2b
All those interested are invited to attend. Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Friday, February 24
February Membership Meeting -- Susan Mikos, Polish Women's Cultural Club of Milwaukee  (Membership Meetings)
1:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
Susan Mikos, the author of "Poles in Wisconsin," [Wisconsin Historical Society Press] will speak on Polish immigration to Wisconsin.


Saturday, February 25
More Than Just Books: General Library Records   (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Community Room 1
Learn about the many ways that libraries can be useful to the family historian.



Friday, March 24
March Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Central Library Conference Room 2b
All those interested are invited to attend. Contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Friday, March 24
March Membership Meeting -- Susan Chapman, MCGS, Czech Immigration  (Membership Meetings)
1:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
Susan Chapman, co-coordinator of the Czech-Slovak Area Interest Group, will speak on Czech immigration to the United States.


Saturday, March 25
Starting at Home: Milwaukee Public Library  (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Community Room 1
A spotlight on the special resources found at the Central Library in Milwaukee.



Saturday, April 8
Italian Area Research Group  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI


Saturday, April 22
MCGS 20th Biennial Workshop  (Workshops)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel, 5105 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI


Friday, April 28
April Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Central Library Conference Room 2b
All those interested are invited to attend. Please let Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, know if you will be there


Friday, April 28
April Membership Meeting -- Rabbi Steven Adams, Sarah Chudnow Jewish Home and Care Center  (Membership Meetings)
1:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
Rabbi Adams will speak about the experience of Jewish immigrants to Wisconsin.


Saturday, April 29
Asking Questions, Finding Answers: Queries, Newspapers and Correspondence   (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Community Room 1
To get an answer, you must first ask the question. Find out what goes into a successful query -- whether you mail it or post it online. Also discover all the wonderful material to be found in historic newspapers.



Friday, May 19
May Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Central Library Conference Room 2b
All those interested are invited to attend. Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Friday, May 19
May Membership Meeting -- The Irish/Mexican Connection in the Mexican American War  (Membership Meetings)
1:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
 Irish and German immigrants and freed African slaves deserted the United States Army to fight with the Mexican military in the St. Patrick's Brigade or El Batallion de los San Patricios. Margaret Skare, MCGS Board member, will talk about this unique connection between the Irish and Mexican communities.


Saturday, May 20
Travelling Abroad (or not): Foreign Research   (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Community Room 1



Saturday, June 3
Scottish Fest / Milwaukee Highland Games at Wauwatosa Hart Park  (Milwaukee Cultural Events)
Hart Park, Wauwatosa, WI
For more information about Milwaukee Highland Games: http://www.milwaukeehighlandgames.com/


Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Polish Fest at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about Polish Fest: http://www.polishfest.org/


Friday, June 23
June Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Central Library Conference Room 2b
All those interested are invited to attend. Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Friday, June 23
June Membership Meeting -- Roger Cobb, DNA Analysis for Genealogy  (Membership Meetings)
1:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1


Saturday, June 24
Putting It All Together: Research Reports and Review  (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Community Room 1



Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Festa Italiana at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about Festa Italiana: http://festaitaliana.com/


Friday, July 28 through Sunday, July 30
MCGS Genealogy Booth - German Fest at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about German Fest: http://germanfest.com/


Friday, July 28
July Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
10:00 am
Central Library Community Room 1
All those interested are invited to attend. Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Friday, July 28
July Membership Meeting  (Membership Meetings)
12:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
Summer Picnic! Bring your own lunch and share genealogy triumphs and questions with other members.



Thursday, August 17 through Sunday, August 20
Irish Fest at Summerfest Grounds  (Milwaukee Cultural Events)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about Irish Fest: http://irishfest.com/Irishfest.htm


Friday, August 25 through Sunday, August 27
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Mexican Fiesta at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about Mexican Fiesta: http://www.mexicanfiesta.org/


Saturday, August 26
Italian Area Research Group  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI


Monday, August 28 through Thursday, August 31
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia - Convention in Milwaukee  (Milwaukee Cultural Events)
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about American Historical Society of Germans from Russia - 2017 Convention:  http://www.ahsgr.org/page/2017Convention



Friday, September 1 through Sunday, September 3
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Wisconsin Highland Games at Waukesha Expo Center  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Waukesha Expo Center, Waukesha, WI
For more information about Wisconsin Highland Games: http://www.wisconsinscottish.org/


Friday, September 8 through Sunday, September 10
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Indian Summer at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
For more information about Indian Summer: http://www.indiansummer.org/



Saturday, October 7
MCGS Genealogy Booth - Scandinavian Fest  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
Ronald Reagan, Elementary School, 4225 South Calhoun Road, New Berlin, WI



Saturday, November 4
Italian Area Research Group  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI


Friday, November 17 through Sunday, November 19
MPL Genealogy Booth - Holiday Folk Fair International  (MCGS booths at Festivals )
State Fair Park Exposition Center, 8200 W Greenfield Ave, West Allis, WI
Milwaukee Public Library Genealogy Booth. For more information about Holiday Folk Fair International: http://www.folkfair.org/