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Wednesday, April 8
April 2020 WWCGS Board Meeting - CANCELLE  (Board Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Livonia Civic Center Library, Michigan Room
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED  
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
AND THE CITY OF LIVONIA'S CLOSURE OF
THE SENIOR CENTER 


Monday, April 13
WWCGS Transcription Guild - Indexing Work Session - CANCELLED  (Project Team Meeting)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Westland Family History Center
Contact John Mills, Project Leader, to Volunteer
THIS SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED  
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND 
THE CLOSURE OF THE WESTLAND FHC


Saturday, April 18
Research Day Trip to Burton Historical Collection  (Field Trip)
Main Branch of the Detroit Public Library
Attend 10:30 presentation followed by tour of Burton Collection, then personal research through the rest of the afterrnoon.
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED  
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC


Monday, April 20
April 2020 General Membership Meeting - CANCELLED  (Monthly Membership Meetings)
6:15 pm to 8:45 pm
Livonia Civic Center Senior Center Card Room
Featured Speaker:  Jessica Trotter
  • “ British Isles to Canada to Michigan” This session looks at this popular migration pattern for British Imperial subjects and explores resources available to researchers studying families who traveled these routes.
Roundtable: 
     TOPIC: Publishing Your Family Genealogies - My Experiences & Tips
     Facilitator: Sue Cromwell
 
5:00 PM    Room Setup (Hospitality Team welcomes volunteers to help arrange tables & chairs.)
5:30 PM    Early Bird Special: Bring your dinner & engage with members
6:15 PM    Call to Order; Announcements, Roundtable Discussions
7:30 PM    Featured Speaker
8:45 PM     QLM (Quick Little Meeting) for an informal talk on any DNA questions members may have
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED  
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
AND THE CITY OF LIVONIA'S CLOSURE OF
THE SENIOR CENTER


Monday, April 27
WWCGS Transcription Guild - Indexing Work Session  (Project Team Meeting)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Westland Family History Center
Contact John Mills, Project Leader, to Volunteer



Saturday, May 2
Research Day Trip to Michigan History Center  (Field Trip)
Michigan History Center, Lansing
tentative date for a car-pooling field trip for a day of research at the Michigan History Center which includes access to the Library of Michigan, the Archives of Michigan, and the Michigan Historical Museum. ..


Monday, May 11
WWCGS Transcription Guild - Indexing Work Session  (Project Team Meeting)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Westland Family History Center
Contact John Mills, Project Leader, to Volunteer


Wednesday, May 13
May 2020 WWCGS Board Meeting  (Board Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Livonia Civic Center Library, Michigan Room
All members invited to attend.


Monday, May 18
May 2020 General Membership Meeting & Executive Board Elections  (Monthly Membership Meetings)
6:15 pm to 8:45 pm
Livonia Civic Center Senior Center Card Room
Elections:  
  • “Election of Executive Board Positions (President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Recording Secrerary, Correspondng Secretary, snd three Trustees) for 2020-2021.
Featured Speaker:  Shirley Hodges
  • “Making the Most of a Genealogical Research Trip” -
Roundtable: 
     TOPIC: The Bark & Wood of Research Logs
     Facilitator: Mary Hazlett
 
5:00 PM    Room Setup (Hospitality Team welcomes volunteers to help arrange tables & chairs.)
5:30 PM    Early Bird Special: Bring your dinner & engage with members
6:00 PM    Distribulation of Ballots for 2020-2021 Executive Board
6:15 PM    Call to Order; Announcements, Ballot Collection, Roundtable Discussions
7:30 PM    Featured Speaker
8:45 PM     QLM (Quick Little Meeting) for an informal talk on any DNA questions members may have



Saturday, June 6
Research Day Trip to Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center  (Field Trip)
Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Jont bus trip with the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research to the Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, the second largest genealogical collection in the United States.
 
Registration. lunch options, cost ($40) and other details to be published at the  dsgr.org  store.


Wednesday, June 10
June 2020 WWCGS Board (Transition) Meeting  (Board Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Livonia Civic Center Library, Room A
Board transiton for 2020-2021.