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2014 Meetings Calendar

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Upcoming 2014 MCGS Programs & Events

For 2014 we are planning several interesting and informative programs.

You are invited!  Please check back often for new entries.

To inquire about future events or to suggest a program topic or speaker,
please email us at
or phone Eleanor Mede at 309-454-2688 or Sara Cushing at 309-828-9848.


Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
McLean County Museum of History
2nd Floor Courtroom

PROGRAM:    New Tools from FamilySearch!
SPEAKER:      Susan Anderson

Susan Anderson, a member of the Normal Church of the Latter Day Saints, will give an informative program on the new tools available at FamilySearch.  Now we have help in finding our ancestors and descendents, which census records will be helpful in our searches, and our ancestor discoveries may result in nine generation charts, along with helpful suggestions for filling in the blanks!

The public is invited to attend the program.  Refreshments will be served following the meeting. For additional information call Eleanor Mede, 309-454-2688 or Sara Cushing, 309-828-9848.


O T H E R  I L L I N O I S  E V E N T S


Randolph Township History Symposium
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
6:00-8:00 PM
Heyworth Library
Refreshments provided.
Please bring items related to the history of Randolph Twp.


Small Museum Conference
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Lovedland Community House and Museum
513 West 2nd Street, Dixon IL



Cemeteries and Graves: American Historical and Literary Perspective"
Dr. John Hallwas, Illinois historian and
Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Western Illinois University
Tuesday, May 20, 7:00 p.m.
McLean County Museum of History
Governor Fifer Courtroom
For more information:  email or call 309-827-0428.
Free parking available at the Lincoln Parking Deck,
one block south of the Museum on Front Street.


Midwestern Roots Family History and Genealogy Conference
July 31 to August 2
Marriott East Hotel, Indianapolis, IN
Register online or call (317) 232-1882

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2014 Meeting Dates

Unless otherwise noted, all general meetings are held on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
on the second floor of the McLean County Museum of History.


Board of Directors

January 14
February 11
March 11
April 8
May 13
June 10
July 8
August 12
September 9
October 14
November 11
December 9

General Membership & Public

January 21
February 18
March 18
April 15
May 20
June 17
July 15
August--no general meeting
September 16
October 21
November 18
December--no general meeting

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