2016 Family History Fair

The Hennepin County Library and Minnesota Genealogical Society (MGS) are again sponsoring a (free) Family History Fair this Saturday, October 29, at Minneapolis Central Library. Hours are 9 am to 3 pm.


More about CCC ’16 presenters

Prior postings highlighted the featured presenters coming from Ireland and Scotland for “Celtic Roots Across America,” the 2016 Celtic Connections Conference to be held in Minneapolis on August 5-6, 2016. However, eleven other (U.S.) speakers will share their genealogical and historical expertise with conference attendees.

Here’s a little biographical info about some of those presenters […]

More CCC ’16 speakers

Nine additional presenters have been confirmed for the Celtic Connections Conference ’16, to be held August 5-6, 2016, in Minneapolis, MN.


Six Reasons to Attend MGS’ Central and Eastern European Genealogy Conference if You’re Irish

This is not an April Fool’s joke!! Although the title of the MGS conference may have led you to believe otherwise, Irish researchers will find many topics of interest. This year’s conference will be held at the Inver Hills Community college, April 27-28. Please read on for six reasons to register and attend.