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Far East Deep South Documentary to Screen Friday Afternoon Baldwin Chiu and Larissa Lam will screen their film Far East Deep South Friday at 4 PM at the NGS conference.  The film is an award-winning documentary produced and directed by them. Chiu’s search for answers about h...

March 2, 2022 by Roger Prince

Motherlode Wine Experience/Gold Discovery Tour/Capitol Mall Genealogy Research/ Old Sacramento Walking Tour CGS, your local host society has organized four tour options for Tuesday, May 24th Motherlode Wine Experience: This could be your view if you sign-up for this once in a lifetime to...

February 23, 2022 by Roger Prince

Don’t Forget Tuesday When You Register for the Conference! NGS continues to expand programs for its genealogy society, library, archive, and museum members following the merger in 2020 with the Federation of Genealogical Societies. In 2021, NGS introduced the Focus on Soci...

February 17, 2022 by Roger Prince

A Taste of California Welcome Reception and Back to the Fifties Evening, NGS Banquet CGS, your local host society has organized two evening events outdoors and an easy walk from the Conference Center and hotels. A Taste of California Welcome Reception:             ...

February 16, 2022 by Roger Prince

Free Webinars to Help Plan Your Research Visit to Sacramento     To help you prepare for your visit to Sacramento in May 2022, the California Genealogical Society (CGS) is offering a series of six free classes on the top genealogical research destinations and collections in Sacramento. ...

December 7, 2021 by Roger Prince

The Gasconade County Historical Society’s mission is to preserve and communicate the history of Gasconade County – past and present. The GCHS Archives & Records Center is located at 315 Schiller Street in Hermann, Missouri. We offer a one-stop research facility for anyone curious about the...

For a look into Missouri’s frontier past, visit the Historic Daniel Boone Home, a short drive from St Charles, in Defiance, Missouri. Overlooking the Femme Osage Valley, the Historic Daniel Boone Home at Lindenwood Park is nestled among the rolling hills of Missouri wine country. It is to this pic...

Part of the fun of attending an NGS Conference is exploring the host city. Don’t miss the opportunity to have fun in and around the St Charles area. One museum you do not want to miss is the Lewis & Clark Boat House Museum. Focused on the Lewis & Clark Expedition, the Boat House is located...

NOTE: This tour is currently sold out – click HERE to be added to the waitlist. Historic St Louis Tour is Tuesday; 8:45 am until 4:00 pm, departing from the Convention Center. Transportation, entry fees, and lunch included in the $70 fee.  On Tuesday join us for a day-long tour of Historic St...

DeVos Center Exterior, Grand Rapids, Michigan Aerial view of Grand Rapids Blue Bridge Curious about the history of Grand Rapids? Want to know more about the NGS 2018 Family History Conference host city? This brief history of Grand Rapids is a great place to start. https://www.grandrapidsmi.gov/Gover...