South Bend Area Genealogical Society
Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library
209 Lincoln Way East
Mishawaka, IN 46544





Meetings

Regular meetings of the Society are held at 7:00 p.m. on the last Monday of each month (except for May, June, July, August & December) at the Sunnyside Church, 115 South Frances Street, South Bend, IN 46617.

Every second year, the election of officers shall be held at the regularly scheduled meeting in November; installation shall be at the January meeting.

Visitors are welcome. Membership is suggested


Calendar of Events

September 27, 2014

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

September 29, 2014
7:00 pm
Coffee and Cake
Mixer



Members Meeting
100th Anniversary of WWI
The Assassination at Sarajevo,
Why the Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand Started WWI

Matt Baumgartner

Sunnyside Church






October 25, 2014

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

October 27, 2014
7:00 pm

Annual Dinner
6:00 P. M.



Members Meeting
Swedish Immigration to Indiana and Michiana
Origins, Dates, Settlements

Jim Nelson, PhD Scandinavian Studies

View Dinner Flyer


Sunnyside Church







November 22, 2014

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

November 24, 2014
7:00 pm



Members Meeting
A Tale of Two Colonels
Personal family history of two ancestors who fought on both sides of the Civil War
John Hundley SBAGS, SAR

Sunnyside Church




January 24, 2015

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

January 26, 2015
7:00 pm





Members Meeting
The Orphan Trains
Saga of the resettlement of homeless or destitute children from the East Coast to foster or adoptive families in the Midwest
Barbara Cook, Niles


Sunnyside Church






February 21, 2015

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

February 23, 2015
7:00 pm




Members Meeting
History of the Studebaker Corporation
A look at Studebaker from the perspective of its cars, the innovation, design, and styling

Ron Dewinter, Studebaker Historian

Sunnyside Church





March 16, 2015

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

March 21, 2015
9:00 am
Saturday



Michiana Gen Fair 2015
Topics to be Determined

Harold Henderson, Featured Speaker


Mishawaka Library
Spencer and Lions Rooms




April 11, 2015

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

April 18, 2015




Combined Program with
St. Joseph County Public Library

Dating, Identifying, Digitizing Historic Photographs, and a Scan-a-thon for attendees.
Joan Hostetler
SJCPL Meeting Room






May 9, 2015

SBAGS Board Meeting

Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library

May 16, 2015




Members Meeting
Bus Trip to Genealogy Center
Allen County Library


Fort Wayne




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