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Our Society Meetings

All Society meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, with the exception of August and December (no meetings), at the Marathon County Historical Society, 410 McIndoe Street, Wausau, Wisconsin, 54403. Program will begin at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise specified.

All other genealogy meetings and events listed below, will be held at the location and time specified.


MCGS Society Meetings
Feb 9, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 1:30 pm
Topic: Church Records and Church History by Gary Gisselman


March 8, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30 pm
Topic: At Rest: Local Cemetery History and Funeral and Memorial Practices by Kathy Volkmann (video)


April 12, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: History of the Milwaukee Road Railroad and the impact it had on North Central Wisconsin by Scott Peterson


May 10, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wausau is in the process of making their old files available through computer indexing. Gary and Marie Kickbusch will be telling us about it.


June 14, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: DuWayne Zamzow will talk about the publishing of his Zamzow Family History book. Presently he is also documenting the history of the Mutual of Wausau Insurance Company and will also tell us a bit of that story.
July 12, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Pot Luck Picnic


September 13, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30 pm
Topic: Bob Kumbera will talk about Preserving Your Old Home Movies (and 35MM slides). He has experience in transferring movies to current digital formats.


October 11, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: Gary Klofstad will talk about researching his Scandinavian ancestors.


Nov 8, 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
Time: 6:30pm
Topic: To be determined


Dec 2016
MCGS Meeting:
Marathon County Historical Society
410 McIndoe Street,
Wausau, WI 54403
No meeting

Other Upcoming Events:

WSGS Pre-Conference Workshop
Crafting Sources for Our Research: A workshop with George Findlen, CG, CGL, Friday, October 7, 2016. Registration will begin at noon with the workshop starting at 12:30 p.m.

WSGS Fall Seminar 2016
"Genealogy Potpourri", October 8, 2016, Aurora Medical Center, Summit, WI, info@www.wsgs.org
Featured speaker will be Craig Roberts Scott, CG


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Mail information to: MCGS, P.O. Box 1512, Wausau, WI, 54402-1512
Editor's email address: cjpaska108@gmail.com


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