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April Board Meeting
Friday, April 24
April Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
9:30 am
Forum online meeting for board members
 
PLEASE NOTE: Unable to meet at library due to closure of MPL meeting rooms until May 1st. Meeting will be held online in the "Board Discussions" in the forum.
 
--All those interested are invited to attend.
Please contact Lisa Christopherson, MCGS President, if you will be there.


Class - Travelling Abroad (or not): Foreign Research & Professional Help
Saturday, April 25
Class - Travelling Abroad (or not): Foreign Research & Professional Help  (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor) - CANCELLED
 
PLEASE NOTE: CANCELLED due to closure of MPL meeting rooms until May 1st.
 
--by Carolin Kauten


Italian Area Research Group - CANCELLED
Saturday, April 25
Italian Area Research Group - CANCELLED  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI
 
PLEASE NOTE: CANCELLED due to coronavirus
 
Members please see Facebook page for current information.
 


April Membership Meeting - speaker Carol Calvin
Saturday, April 25
April Membership Meeting - speaker Carol Calvin  (Membership Meetings)
12:30 pm
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor) - CANCELLED
 
PLEASE NOTE: CANCELLED due to closure of MPL meeting rooms until May 1st.
 
--Carol Calvin -
Vice President of African American Genealogical Society of Milwaukee  (AAGSOM).  
She will discuss her book, The Russell-Mattson Family and Descendants: An African American Wisconsin Family History.



Polish Genealogy Interest Group - POSTPONED
Saturday, May 9
Polish Genealogy Interest Group - POSTPONED  (Area Research Groups)
10:15 am to 12:00 pm
Tippecanoe Public Library, 3912 S Howell Ave, Milwaukee, WI
 
Meeting is postponed. Will be re-scheduled for a later date.
 
Polish Genealogy Interest Group
Have you been researching your Polish family history?
Are you interested in exploring resources and sharing information?
Join us for the fourth meeting of the Polish Genealogy Interest Group at the Tippecanoe Public Library.
 
Future meetings will be determined by the participants.
Please RSVP by email to Susan Mikos or call 414-332-1728 if you plan to attend.
 
Meeting hosted by Polanki the Polish Women's Cultural Club of Milwaukee.


May Board Meeting
Friday, May 15
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.


Class - Don’t Jump to Conclusions: After the Research
Saturday, May 16
Class - Don’t Jump to Conclusions: After the Research  (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor)
by Lisa Christopherson


May Membership Meeting - speaker Kirsten Thompson
Saturday, May 16
May Membership Meeting - speaker Kirsten Thompson  (Membership Meetings)
12:30 pm
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor)
Kirsten Thompson - 
Coordinator of Humanities, Arts and Special Collections.
She will talk about the different collections the Milwaukee Public Library has in its possession.



MCGS Genealogy Booth - 38th Annual Polish Fest - POSTPONED
Friday, June 12 through Sunday, June 14
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 38th Annual Polish Fest - POSTPONED  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
 
POSTPONED - future date to be announced
 
For more information: and announcement on Polish Center of WI facebook page on March 31st.


June Board Meeting
Friday, June 26
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.


Class - DNA for Genealogy: What It Can & Can't Do
Saturday, June 27
Class - DNA for Genealogy: What It Can & Can't Do  (Genealogy Classes)
9:30 am to 11:30 am
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor)
by Patricia Glover-Howard & Carolin Kauten


June Membership Meeting - speaker Lori Bessler
Saturday, June 27
June Membership Meeting - speaker Lori Bessler  (Membership Meetings)
12:30 pm
Central Library Rare Books Room - (second floor)
Wisconsin Historical Society, Writing a Biographical Sketch
Lori B. Bessler -
Reference Librarian, Library, Archives, and Museum Collections - Writing a Biographical Sketch -
There are many ways to share your genealogical research with family members.
One of the mostt effective methods is to write a biographical sketch.
This presentation makes writing this sketch a fairly simply project that will catch the attention of most of your family members.
 



MCGS Genealogy Booth - 43rd Annual Festa Italiana - CANCELLED
Saturday, July 18 through Sunday, July 19
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 43rd Annual Festa Italiana - CANCELLED  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI
 
CANCELLED in 2020
 


MCGS Genealogy Booth - 40th Annual German Fest at Summerfest Grounds
Friday, July 24 through Sunday, July 26
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 40th Annual German Fest at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI


July Board Meeting
Friday, July 24
July 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.


July Membership Meeting - Annual Indoor Picnic
Saturday, July 25
July Membership Meeting - Annual Indoor Picnic  (Membership Meetings)
12:00 pm
Central Library Community Room 1
Summer Picnic!
CELEBRATE our 85th Anniversary of the "Picnic In Ancestral Grove" indoor picnic.



MCGS Genealogy Booth - C.A.F.E. (Culture Art Food Entertainment) at Oak Creek Farmers Market
Saturday, August 1
MCGS Genealogy Booth - C.A.F.E. (Culture Art Food Entertainment) at Oak Creek Farmers Market  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Drexel Town Square, Oak Creek, WI


MCGS Genealogy Booth - 40th Annual Irish Fest at Summerfest Grounds
Thursday, August 13 through Sunday, August 16
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 40th Annual Irish Fest at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI


MCGS Genealogy Booth - 47th Annual Mexican Fiesta at Summerfest Grounds
Friday, August 21 through Sunday, August 23
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 47th Annual Mexican Fiesta at Summerfest Grounds  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI


Italian Area Research Group
Saturday, August 22
Italian Area Research Group  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI
Members please see Facebook page for current information.
 



MCGS Genealogy Booth - 18th Annual Wisconsin Highland Games at Waukesha Expo Center
Friday, September 4 through Sunday, September 6
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 18th Annual Wisconsin Highland Games at Waukesha Expo Center  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Waukesha Expo Center, Waukesha, WI



MCGS Genealogy Booth - 30th Annual Scandinavian Fest
Saturday, October 3
MCGS Genealogy Booth - 30th Annual Scandinavian Fest  (MCGS Booths at Festivals)
Ronald Reagan, Elementary School, 4225 South Calhoun Road, New Berlin, WI


Trip - Salt Lake City, UT - 2020
Sunday, October 4 through Sunday, October 11
Trip - Salt Lake City, UT - 2020  (Trips)
Salt Lake City, UT



Italian Area Research Group
Saturday, November 7
Italian Area Research Group  (Area Research Groups)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Italian Community Center, 531 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI
Members please see Facebook page for current information.
 


MPL Genealogy Booth - 77th Annual Holiday Folk Fair International
Friday, November 20 through Sunday, November 22
MPL Genealogy Booth - 77th Annual 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: