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Northville Genealogical Society

Serving Northville, Canton, Livonia, New Hudson, Novi, Plymouth, South Lyon,

Walled Lake, Westland, and Wixom


2016-2017 Programs and Events

We meet on the second Sunday of the month (unless noted) in the Carlos Meeting Room of the Northville District Library (212 W. Cady Street, 248-349-3020).


September 11

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion – Coolest Find
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments         
3:00 - Show and Tell by the Membership


Oct. 8 - Beginning Genealogy Class

Saturday, October 8, 10:30-3:30 p.m.
Novi Public Library

Learn the basics of genealogy from experienced members of the Northville Genealogical Society.
We’ll break around noon for lunch (bring your own) and continue with computer lab and hands-on help from the pros.

FREE – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Novi Public Library - Call 248 349-0720
45225 W. 10 Mile Rd.
Novi, MI 48375-3014


October 9

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Allen County Library Resources
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Polar Bear Expedition of 1918 to Russia
Speaker - Roger Crownover


November 13

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Why Can't I Find Grampa?
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Beyond Dry Facts: Telling the Stories of Your Ancestors
Speaker - Laura Hedgecock


December 4

Christmas Luncheon - Time and place to be determined

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January 8

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - How to Save Your Research for Posterity
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Here Comes the Judge - When You Hit a Brick Wall, Hit the Genealogical Research Checklist
Speaker - Katherine Wilson


February 12

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Newspaper Research
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Italian Genealogical Research
Speaker - Dan Fantore


February 11 - Intermediate Genealogy Class   

Saturday, February 11, 10:30-3:30 p.m.
Novi Public Library

Learn the basics expanded along with new areas of research, taught by experienced members of the Northville Genealogical Society. We’ll break about noon for lunch (bring your own) and continue with computer lab and hands-on help from the pros.

FREE – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Novi Public Library - Call 248-349-0720
45225 W. 10 Mile Rd.
Novi, MI 48375-3014


March 13

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion – Brick Walls
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Brick Walls Continued


April 9

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Using Evernote and OneNote for Genealogy
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Detroit's Historic Woodmere Cemetery
Speaker - Gail Hershenzon


May 7

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Steve Morse One-Step
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 - Extra! Extra! Read All About It: More to Newspapers Than Obituaries
Speaker - Karen Krugman


June 5

1:30 - Ice Cream Social, Auction, and Annual Meeting - Mill Race Village at the Cady Inn
Bring a topping of chocolate, caramel, nuts, or fruit, cookies, drinks, etc. to share.
For the auction, bring one item concealed in a bag and lots of quarters for bidding.
All proceeds benefit the Society for programming, books, and special projects.