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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.


May 2, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.

"Beginning German Research"

Our speaker, Michael John Neill will present how to get started
researching German ancestors. He will also answer questions
after the presentation.



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"