Germanic Genealogy Society

GGS Events Planned for 2017 and 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 Jim Beidler, location TBD
November 10, 2018 Annual Membership Meeting Speaker and location TBD
 
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 AM on Saturday
February
10th
9:30 AM
Concordia University Library - upstairs in room 213
October
13th
9:30 AM
Concordia University Library - upstairs in room 213
 
2018 Planned GGS Board and Committee Meetings
 
GGS Board Meetings (Mondays)
January
15th
7:00PM
 MGS – Goto Meeting
March
19th
7:00PM
 MGS – Goto Meeting
May
14th
7:00PM
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday
       
July
16th
7:00PM
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday (if needed)
September
17th
7:00PM
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road
November
12th
7:00PM
 MGS – 1385 Mendota Hts. Road  2nd Monday
 
2017 LIBRARY COMMITTEE (Tuesdays from 7-9PM )
February 21st 7:00PM Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
May 2nd 7:00PM Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
August 8th 7:00PM MGS - Library Conference Room (218)
November 7th 7:00PM Concordia University Flynn Conference Room
 
TECHNOLOGY (Website) COMMITTEE (Wednesdays)
Jan 4 7pm GoToMeeting
Apr 5 7pm
GoToMeeting
Jul 5 7pm GoToMeeting
Oct 4 7pm GoToMeeting
 
2018 PROGRAM PLANNING  COMMITTEE (Wednesdays)
 
Jan
17th
10:00am
Feb
21st
10:00am
Mar
21st
10:00am
MGS?
Apr
11th*
10:00am
2nd Wednesday
May
16th
10:00am
 
       
Jul
19th
10:00am
 
Aug 15th
10:00am
   
Sep 19th
10:00am
   
Oct 17th
10:00am
   
Nov 14th*
10:00am
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 15th
Summer Issue  June 1st
Fall Issue         August 15th
Winter Issue     November 1st
 
Send your submissions to journal@ggsmn.org
 
Abbreviations and Locations
 
MGS - Minnesota Genealogical Society.  It is located at 1185 Concord St. North, South St. Paul, MN 55075.  They have a library in Suite 218, use of the 4th floor Board Room, and use of the Auditorium on the 1st floor.
 
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.