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Northville Genealogical Society

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

Walled Lake, Westland, and Wixom


2015-2016 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 13

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


Oct. 10 - Beginning Genealogy Class

Saturday, October 10, 2015 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 and continue with computer lab and hands-on help from the pros.
Bring your own lunch.

FREE – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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


October 11

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Researching in Michigan
2:30 - General Meeting
3:00 -A Rose is Not A Rose – Women in the Civil War
Speaker - Judith Coebly


November 8

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Researching in Canada
2:30 - General Meeting
3:00 -A Century of Change – 19th Century vs Marriage Laws & Customs
Speaker - Barbara Snow


December 6

Christmas Lunch - Time and Location to be determined

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January 10

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Hidden Hints of Ancestry.com
2:30 - General Meeting
3:00 -Here Comes the Judge - Researching Court Records
Speaker -Karen Krugman 


February 14

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


February 27 - Intermediate Genealogy Class   

Saturday, February 27, 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 and continue with computer lab and hands-on help from the pros. Bring your own lunch.

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 – Scotland
2:30 - General Meeting
3:00 -The Ditch That Built Michigan - The Erie Canal
Speaker - Al Smitley


April 10

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Researching in Ohio
2:30 - General Meeting
3:00 -Immigration & Naturalization
Speaker - Kathy Petlewski


May 1

1:15 - Roundtable Discussion - Researching in England
2:30 - General Meeting and Refreshments
3:00 -Colonial Research - Early New England
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.