Welcome to the Minnesota Genealogical Society! MGS invites you to join us in pursuing your family history whether in our classes, webinars, or in research at our William J Hoffman Library and Research Center. The Society, Library, and meeting rooms all reside in our new home known as the Minnesota Genealogy Center! MGS is an all-volunteer non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Please browse our website for volunteer opportunities, meetings, membership, and hours we are open. We look forward to having you visit us at the address above.
North Star Genealogy Conference
Early Bird Rates Good Through August 31!
Register now for the 2018 North Star Genealogy Conference and take advantage of Early Bird rates. Find the Member code for registration on the Members Only
page to get these rates.
Sign up for a Special Pre-Conference event!
Getting the Most out of Family Tree Maker 2017 Software
Mark Olsen of Software MacKiev, will demonstrate features of Family Tree Maker2017 and answer user questions in a special vendor-sponsored session on Oct. 4th from 9:30-11:30.
Advance registration is required. This event is offered free to MGS by Software MacKiev, but a $10 registration fee covers refreshments and administrative costs. Enrollment is limited to 75 attendees. Get more details on the North Star Pre-Conference
page and REGISTER
Affiliate Status Attained
The Minnesota Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that the William J Hoffman Library and Research Center is now a Family Search Affiliate Library.
As you are researching and looking for the images of the documents you need, you will be able to view it if it says "Access the site at a FamilySearch affiliate library." Please be sure to bring your personal account User Name and Password. Enjoy the additional resources this gives us!
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