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March Membership Meeting
Thursday, March 11 through Thursday, March 11
March Membership Meeting  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Online Zoom
Audrey Martini will talk about rural one-room schools in Ingham County. She will share from the work she and other members of the Ingham County Historical Commission did on rural one room schools in preparation of an exhibit at the Ingham County Courthouse - once COVID restrictions have been lifted.


Using Newspapers & More at the Library of Michigan
Saturday, March 13 through Saturday, March 13
Using Newspapers & More at the Library of Michigan  (Local Genealogy Events)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
ZOOM
Librarian Matt Pacer will show you how to use the Library of Michigan's online and physical collections to discover your ancestors in the news and in other resources.  Registration required for each session you wish to attend - you will be e-mailed a link to the meeting.  Register at 517-367-6350 or cadl.org/events.


The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and its Effect on Our Ancestors
Saturday, March 20 through Saturday, March 20
The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and its Effect on Our Ancestors  (Local Genealogy Events)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
ZOOM
More Americans were killed by the global 1918 influenza (Spanish Flue) pandemic than in the Great War.  Professional Genealogist Katherine Willson will discuss the pandemic's spread and its direct and indirect impact on our country and citizens.  Registration required for each session you wish to attend-you will be e-mailed a link to the meeting.  Register at 517-367-6350 or cadl.org/events.


DNA Basics
Saturday, March 27 through Saturday, March 27
DNA Basics  (Local Genealogy Events)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
ZOOM
Can DNA help your genealogical research?  Professional Genealogist Ginger Ogilvie will cover basic terminology, which companies offer autosomal DNA testing, how to interpret results, and privacy concerns.  
 
Registration is required for each session you wish to attend-you will be e-mailed a link to the meeting.  Register at 517-367-6350 or cadl.org/events.



April Membership Meeting
Thursday, April 8 through Thursday, April 8
April Membership Meeting  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Online Zoom
Ms. Loretta S. Stanaway, President, Friends of Lansing's Historic Cemeteries will discuss her successful efforts in raising funds to create grave markers for 60 young boys who died as wards of the state at the Boys Vocational School.  A project that was instrumental in her receiving a 2020 Heritage Award from the Ingham County Historical Commission.



May Membership Meeting: Register of Deeds Office Resources
Thursday, May 13 through Thursday, May 13
May Membership Meeting: Register of Deeds Office Resources  (ICGS Events)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Online Zoom
Ingham County Register of Deeds, Derrick Quinney, and his Chief Deputy Register, Trisha Gerring, will discuss the family researcher's goldmine of information that can be found in the various records maintained by the Register of Deeds Office.