Germanic Genealogy Society

GGS Events Planned for 2018


2018 Meetings
 
March 10, 2018 Spring Meeting Speaker Gail Blankenau, Hopkins High School, Little Theater
April 20-21, 2018 Two full day Conference Speaker Timo Kracke, location TBD
September 8, 2018 Fall Meeting Speaker Jim Beidler, location TBD
November 10, 2018 Annual Membership Meeting Speaker TBD, location Lowell Inn Conference Center
 
Library Workshops in 2018: at Concordia Library, St. Paul, Minnesota
The workshops will be held on Saturday. Each workshop presents two brief presentations and there are several volunteers to assist with using the GGS Collection.
No pre-registration is required. 
A $10 fee for room rental and presentations will be collected at the door.
See Library page for directions.

Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday
February
10
9:30 a.m.
Concordia University Library - upstairs in room 213
October
13
9:30 a.m.
Concordia University Library - upstairs in room 213
 
2018 Planned GGS Board and Committee Meetings
 
GGS Board Meetings (Mondays)
January
15
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – Goto Meeting
March
19
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – Goto Meeting
May
14
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday
       
July
16
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday (if needed)
September
17
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road
November
12
7:00 p.m.
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday
 
2018 LIBRARY COMMITTEE (Tuesdays from 7-9PM )
February   6 7:00 p.m. Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
May   1 7:00 p.m. Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
August 14 7:00 p.m. MGS ??
November   6 7:00 p.m. Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
 
2018 TECHNOLOGY (Website) COMMITTEE (Wednesdays)
Jan 10 7:00 p.m. GoToMeeting
Apr   4 7:00 p.m.
GoToMeeting
Jul 11 7:00 p.m. GoToMeeting
Oct   3 7:00 p.m. GoToMeeting
 
2018 PROGRAM PLANNING  COMMITTEE (Wednesdays)
 
 
Jan
17
 9:30 a.m.
Feb
21
 9:30 a.m.
Mar
21
 9:30 a.m. MGS?
Apr
11*
 9:30 a.m.
2nd Wednesday
May
16
 9:30 a.m.
 
       
Jul
19
 9:30 a.m.  
Aug 15
 9:30 a.m.
   
Sep 19
 9:30 a.m.
   
Oct 17
 9:30 a.m.
   
Nov 14*
 9:30 a.m.
2nd Wednesday  
         

E-NEWS
All news should be submitted by the last Friday of the month.    
The E-News is published the following Friday.
 
2018 Deadlines for submitting articles for next issue
Germanic Genealogy Journal
Spring Issue     March 15
Summer Issue  June 1
Fall Issue         August 15
Winter Issue     November 1
 
Send your submissions to journal@ggsmn.org
 
Abbreviations and Locations
 
MGS - Minnesota Genealogical Society.  It is located at 1385 Mendota Hts. Road, Mendota Heights, MN.  The library is on the ground floor as you walk in.
 
Luther Seminary- It is located at 2481 Como Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108.
 
Concordia University- The GGS library collection is housed in the Library and Technology Center at Concordia University that is located at 1282 Concordia Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104.