At a W&BCGS Event

Attend one of our events. Check the schedule below for dates and times. We meet at Spring Creek United Church of Christ, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL.

Monthly meetings are held September through May on the first Saturday of the month and start at 1:30 p.m. Details of programs appear in the Newsletters.

Presentations are made at each meeting and feature experts on a variety of engaging topics. Question and Answer sessions follow.


March 7, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.

"Genealogy Do-Over- A Year of Learning from Research Mistakes" Live Webinar!

Our speaker, Thomas MacEntee will present a live webinar, including Q&A covering ―A Year of Learning From Research Mistakes‖. This will be a great opportunity for members and guests to experience the value, and convenience of this fairly recent method of long distance learning to further your research.



April 11, 2015  Boone County Historical Museum
"What's Available Through the LDS Family History Libraries"

May 2, 2015
"Beginning German Research"

September 12, 2015
"Who Will Inherit Your Research?"

October 3, 2015  Boone County Historical Museum
"Haunted Rockford"

November 7, 2015
"Searching for French-Canadians"

December 5, 2015
"4th Annual Brick Wall Roundtable"