Membership meetings are on the second Saturday of each month at 10 a.m. unless otherwise noted.
Come to the center door of the building. (Municipal Center / Police Department)
There are no meetings in December or January.
Meetings are free to members, $3.00 for non-members.
February 11, 2017
Spreadsheets 101: Excel-lance in Genealogy By Mary Kircher Roddy
March 11, 2017
Show and Tell
April 8, 2017
Piecing Together UK & Irish Roots Online By Debra Dudek
April 11, 2017
Panera Bread fundraiser at 18416 Governor’s Highway in Homewood.
Print a flyer and join us! At least 20 people need to attend and present the flyer for us to benefit.
May 13, 2017
Birthday Celebration: From Auld (Old) Sod to New Prairie: The Irish Immigrants in America with Lee Murdock
June 10, 2017
Indian Boundary Line By Peg Kapustiak
July 8, 2017
DNA Testing Company Tools By Karen Stanbury
August 12, 2017
Using Maps in Genealogical Research By Jeffery Bockman
September 9, 2017
Resolving the Mystery: Unquizzing Ancestral Birthing By Janis Minor Forte
October 14, 2017
White Like Her: My Family’s Story of Race & Racial Passing (also includes Genealogy Road Show Experience) – Gail Lukasik
November 11, 2017
Try-It Illinois By Tina Beaird
Monday: 10 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Tuesday: 1 p.m. — 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Saturdays (1st & 2nd): 11:30 a.m. — 4 p.m.
In order to better serve our out-of-town SSGHS members who wish to use the Library on a day or time when it is not scheduled to be open, we may be able to offer this service:
Four hours of self-directed research time in the library and the services of a volunteer librarian.
To sign up:
Send your request by U.S. mail (no phone calls or E-mail) at least a month in advance.
You will be sent a letter indicating whether or not a librarian will be available on the date requested.