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White Elephant Auction and Holiday Potluck
Thursday, December 8 through Thursday, December 8
White Elephant Auction and Holiday Potluck  (ICGS Events)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Sam Corey Senior Center, 2108 Cedar Street, Holt MI
Family and friends are invited.  Bring a dish to pass, tableware and a WHITE ELEPHANT item to be auctioned off.  All proceeds go to ICGS General Fund.. Coffee and bottled water provided.  Arrive at 6:30pm. Eat at 7pm; auction to follow immediately after.



February Membership Meeting: The Homestead Act and African American Homesteaders
Thursday, February 9, 2023 through Thursday, February 9, 2023
February Membership Meeting: The Homestead Act and African American Homesteaders  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sam Corey Senior Center, 2108 Cedar Street, Holt MI
Jessica Trotter is a librarian with the Capital Area District Library.  In 2020 she was named Public Librarian of the Year.  Her genealogy research areas include the Midwest, African American, British Isles, Canadian and Early American research. She also tries to maintain a genealogy research related blog called Genie Road Trip.  



March Membership Meeting: Jackson Michigan's Role in the Underground Railroad
Thursday, March 9, 2023 through Thursday, March 9, 2023
March Membership Meeting: Jackson Michigan's Role in the Underground Railroad  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Linda Haas is the author of "Hidden in Plain Sight: The Underground Railroad in Jackson County".  Her favorite challenge is uncovering the hidden trail of the Underground Railroad.  She has published 2 other books; "Michigan's Crossroads to Freedom" and "The Underground Railroad in Michigan"



April Membership Meeting: Newspaper Research at the Library of Michigan
Thursday, April 13, 2023 through Thursday, April 13, 2023
April Membership Meeting: Newspaper Research at the Library of Michigan  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sam Corey Senior Center, 2108 Cedar Street, Holt MI
Matt Pacer is a reference librarian at the Library of Michigan. He will show us how to use the Library of Michigan's online and physical collections to discover your ancestors in the news and in other resources.



May Membership Meeting: Expanding Genealogy Knowledge with Fold3
Thursday, May 11, 2023 through Thursday, May 11, 2023
May Membership Meeting: Expanding Genealogy Knowledge with Fold3  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Sam Corey Senior Center, 2108 Cedar Street, Holt MI
Gary Wilkes will be the presenter. Fold3 is the web's premier collection of military records from Rev War to WWII.  These records include the stories, photos and personal documents of the men and women who were part of the military.