IGSI moving sale/giveaway this Saturday

What happens whenever you move? You discover things you’d rather sell cheap or give away rather than move to the new location.


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.


MGS Spring Conference on April 16

While it’s too late for the reduced-rate online registration, you can still attend the Minnesota Genealogical Society’s Spring Genealogy Conference this Saturday, April 16, at the Bunker Hills Activity Center in Andover, MN.


Findmypast Library Edition

Findmypast has announced the official release of The Findmypast Library Edition.

Their publicity notes collection highlights:


MGS Spring Conference

The Minnesota Genealogical Society (MGS) Spring Conference is only about 10 days away, but there’s still time to register.


Family History Writing Competition

It’s not too late to think about entering the MGS Family History Writing Competition. The deadline is 15 July 2014.


MGS TechTrek Genealogy Conference

The Minnesota Genealogical Society (MGS) is sponsoring a genealogy conference, “TechTrek,” to be held April 25-26 at Hennepin Technical College in Brooklyn Park.

While the deadline may have passed for advance registration, you can still sign up at Hennepin Technical College on the day of the conference. Registration for the Friday evening program starts at […]

Free Workshop for Prospective DAR Members


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.


Genealogy Resolutions for 2012?

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions?

If family history is important to you, it’s not too late to make some commitments about what you’ll accomplish in 2012. You may not have the luxury of free time to do genealogy every day or even every week, but you can certainly do something significant monthly or […]