DuPage County Genealogical Society
DuPage County Genealogical Society
Thank YOU for a great
 
40th Annual Conference
 
Saturday March 14, 2015
 
 
 
Our spring genealogy classes start on
 
March 21, 2015 register at
 
Wheaton Public Library programs & events
 
 


Our membership year begins June 1
General membership meetings are held at 7:00 p.m., with social time beginning at 6:30 p.m., the third Wednesday of each month, in September, October, November, January, February, April, and May. 
There are no general member meetings in June, July, August, December, and March - see our annual conference. 
General Membership Meetings are held in the Lower Level Meeting Room at the Wheaton Public Library, 225 N. Cross Street, Wheaton.  An elevator is available. 


 
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Upcoming Events
April 11th:
File Organization
Information gathered from a multitude of sources--paper from library research trips, letters, emails, family stories, documents, photos, Internet downloads, images from digital cameras, and images scanned to computer--is most useful and easily found again when it’s organized in an orderly and logical way. This class will demonstrate various ways to organize a collection, reduce piles of paper, and put information in a format that can be used as a foundation for a family history book or CD/DVD.
April 15th:
April Monthly Meeting
Presenter: Tina Beaird
CSI: Cemetery Search & Investigation
Join us for light refreshments at 6:30 pm
 
April 18th:
Newspaper Necessities
Newspapers hold an astounding amount of genealogical and local history information other than obituaries. Learn how to find the hidden gems in newspapers like claim day notices, cards of thanks, society news, tax notices and more. Learn how to locate digital copies of original newspapers as well as what online indexes and abstracts exist.